Town Center with planPlanning a new town center complex, the heart of the community

Three buildings totaling nearly 115,000 square feet to be completed in three phases. State-of-the-art construction and amenities that will meet the needs of the future. A reconsideration of the placement of the police department. Ways to fund the project. Decisions! The Town Center Complex, targeted for the southwest corner of the intersection at Young and Main streets, is in the planning stages.

Rolesville Hot Pick'n Finger Lick'n BBQ & BandsThe seventh annual Hot Pick’n Finger Lick’n BBQ & Bands continues to grow

Although the North Carolina heat can sometimes be a little overdone, what wasn’t were the ribs, chicken and legendary pulled pork BBQ in Rolesville on the afternoon of the September 17.

Grocery Store LogosGrocery wars: Development and demographics

Part Two of a Three-Part Series
There’s a joke many people make that there’s a mattress store on every corner in Wake Forest, and it certainly seems as if that’s true for supermarkets, too. But what does that mean, whether it’s a mattress store or grocery store?

Farmers market vegetables Wake organizations work tirelessly to end food insecurity

Part Two of a Three-Part Series
While Wake County is a desirable destination for relocators, food insecurity rates remain high. The county’s population, nearly at 1,000,000, has a food insecure rate of 13.8%. Though still high, it remains in the lower segment. Some North Carolina counties have a rate as high as 25%.

Lousiana Flood suppliesLocal flood drive provides relief to Louisiana residents

Just before the school year started, Wake Forest Middle School Principal Stacey Weddle, a graduate of Louisiana State University in Baton Rouge who is originally from Lafayette, Louisiana, went to her home state and witnessed the August flood devastation first hand. Seeing the staggering loss left her wanting to help.

Interior - Hatch Wake ForestCoworking space hatches in Wake Forest

You don’t have the budget to lease an office just for you. Your best option? Coworking! Fortunately, Wake Forest has two options in the form of Hatch at 100 E. Roosevelt Ave. and Wake Forest Coworking at 335 S. White St.


Business Briefs for October 2016: News, updates, what’s coming

Financial: The many benefits of a Roth IRA

Gardening:  Fall Garden Thoughts

O’s Commentary for October 2016: A Man Wants What?

Outdoors: Deer hunting seminars planned

Pets: Protect Pets to Keep Your Whole Family Safe

Real Estate: Rolesville Q2 Real Estate Report

Travel: October Offers Wide Variety of Visual Art in the Triangle

What’s Buzzin’ @ RMS for October 2016


Photo gallery:
Former Fire Chief Roy E. Jones, Jr.
Photo gallery:
2015 Rolesville High School Homecoming Game
Photo gallery:
2015 Rolesville High School Homecoming Pep Rally
Photo gallery:
2015 Jones Dairy Reading Fair

Helping Hands-The Pietrowski FamilyHelping Hands-Wake Forest
proves small gestures
reap large rewards

RPD RacesFun, Food, Run, Chat
Events coming up in Rolesville

Operation Bridge Exchange Rogers Road Update:
New businesses mean more traffic

Student-athlete Byrum Brown Young local athlete goes All-American

Nightmare Before ChristmasHalloween movies without the screams

Reindeer Day at RHS3rd annual Reindeer Day doubles size

Chris BeguhlRolesville native
gains national recognition

Other News

Medicare open enrollment October 15-December 7
Register now for Wake Forest Historic District walking tour October 19, 26, November 2, 16
Wake Forest Chamber to host candidates meet and greet October 19
Film screening to focus on faith, identity and belonging October 19

Early voting sites sanctioned and hours beginning October 20
Application deadline extended to October 22 for 2016 Wake Forest Christmas Parade
Wake Forest & Rolesville Chambers of Commerce host Business Expo October 27
VFW kicks off annual essay competition – November 1 deadline
VFW announces kick-off of annual $30,000 scholarship competition – November 1 deadline
Wake Forest Chamber to host speed networking event November 4
2016 Christmas historic home tour tickets on sale now for December 3