Dive into Flavor: Top 4 Seafood Spots in Cary You Must Try
In this article, we're exploring four exquisite seafood restaurants in Cary. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Investigation: Inmate found dead in detention facility in Raleigh
The Wake County Sheriff's Office is investigating the death of an inmate at the detention facility in the Public Safety Center on S. Salisbury Street in Raleigh. Detention officers found the inmate unresponsive in their cell just after 8 p.m. on Thursday evening. Detention officers and medical staff immediately rendered...
Man arrested, charged in connection with homicide in Raleigh
A man was arrested and charged with murder in connection with a deadly shooting in Raleigh.
Chapel Hill Feb 29 Weekly Crime Report: 39 Incidents and 4 Crime Stories
Chapel Hill Feb 29 Weekly Crime Report: 39 Incidents and 4 Crime Stories. During the last week, Chapel Hill reported a total of 39 crime cases. The most common type of crime was Assault, with 10 instances reported, followed closely by Arrest and Theft, both with 8 instances each. Suspicious Situations were reported 7 times, while Disturbance was reported twice. Less frequent crimes included Trespass, Burglary, Vandalism, and Other, each with a single instance. The data indicates a concerning level of criminal activity in the place, with Assault, Arrest, and Theft being the most prevalent. The number of Suspicious Situations is also noteworthy, indicating potential unreported or future crimes. The local law enforcement and community should be on high alert considering these statistics, and proactive measures should be taken to curb this worrying trend.
Caught on cam: Driver stopped for speeding along I-40 in Raleigh
Video shared with WRAL News by the Wake County Sheriff’s Office shows the moment deputies stopped a speeding car and arrested the driver. Around 4 p.m. on Wednesday, a deputy with the Wake County Sheriff’s Office tried to stop a Nissan Infiniti speeding in the westbound lanes of Interstate 40 near Poole Road in Raleigh.
2 sentenced in NC college students’ deadly overdose
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Two people have been sentenced to almost 30 years each after prosecutors say they contributed to the deaths of two North Carolina college students. Joshua Skip Zinner died on March 9, 2023. An obituary shows the 23-year-old from Raleigh attended UNC Wilmington. Prosecutors said he died after using of cocaine laced with fentanyl that he purchased from Cye Leance Frasier and Carlisa Renea Allen.
Raleigh Residents to Benefit from Falling Rent Prices due to New Apartment Supply
After skyrocketing during the pandemic, rent prices are beginning to come back down. Why it matters: Raleigh renters might catch a break this year. (You read that right.) Raleigh rent was down for both average and upper crust apartments at the end of 2023. Driving the news: Apartment construction hit record highs across the country in the past year — but Raleigh’s stood out nationally for how much supply was coming on the market. Continue reading on AxiosVisit here for more details.
‘North Carolina has a problem’: Task force discusses rise in child fentanyl deaths
RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – More children in North Carolina are dying from fentanyl in recent years. The North Carolina Child Fatality Task Force took a closer look at those deaths and what could be done to prevent them during its meeting Thursday. The N.C. Office of the Chief Medical Examiner Chief Toxicologist Sandra C. Bishop-Freeman […]
Raleigh man wins $5 million on $30 scratch-off ticket
Two top prizes were won in Wake and Cumberland Counties.
Parents On The Run After Allegedly Abducting 8 Day Old Newborn
Officials are on the lookout for a North Carolina couple accused of kidnapping their own newborn who was only eight days old. An Amber Alert was issued for Jaxton Brown, who was born on Feb. 18, by the Chapel Hill Police Department on Feb. 26. He was last seen three days earlier at a Red Roof Inn on Fordham Boulevard, but has since been found safe and unharmed.
Suspects held in Maryland linked to recent home burglaries in Orange County
The Orange County Sheriff's Office said that four men who are in custody in Baltimore County have been linked to residential break-ins near Chapel Hill.
Feel the Beat: Salsa Sabado With Live Bands at Casa Cubana
Get ready to ignite your weekend with the fiery rhythms of Latin music as "Salsa Sabado With Live Bands" takes over Casa Cubana this coming March! On March 2nd, the vibrant venue located at 10901 Forest Pines Dr, Raleigh, NC, will transform into a sizzling dance floor where the passion of salsa comes alive.
Carrboro Feb 29 Weekly Crime Report: 20 Incidents and 2 Crime Stories
Carrboro Feb 29 Weekly Crime Report: 20 Incidents and 2 Crime Stories. During the last week, Carrboro witnessed a total of 20 crime cases. The most common type of crime reported was arrests, making up almost half of the total cases with 9 instances. This was followed by assault cases which totaled 4. Theft was the third most common crime with 3 reported cases. Suspicious situations were reported twice, while one instance each of trespassing and other types of crime, specifically a hacking/computer invasion, were reported. This data indicates a significant prevalence of arrests in the place, which could point to an active law enforcement presence. However, the presence of assault and theft cases also suggests a need for residents to remain vigilant and cautious.
PNC Arena governing body chooses new architect for $300M renovation project
The full board still has to sign off on the decision next week.
Wake County teen, survivor advocates for childhood cancer funding in DC
CARY, N.C. (WNCN) — A Wake County High School student is advocating for childhood cancer funding issues on Capitol Hill by sharing his own journey with lawmakers. He hopes policies like these will help kids like him. Scott Lenfestey, of Cary, was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia at age...
UNC freezes in-state tuition for 8th straight year
The UNC System’s average annual resident tuition is $4,553 for undergraduates.
Council backs $500K grant application to help a business expand into city
The City Council earlier this week voted to support Carolinas Gateway Partnership seeking a $500,000 grant from the state so a business can expand by setting up distribution locations in two warehouse buildings off Instrument Drive in the Cross Creek area. The expansion is expected to create 50 jobs. The business, Goshen House & Trading, was founded in Maryland and has been serving serving the Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia area since 2007. It has served Cary since 2014. ...
‘The reality of education’: Duke education students reflect on teaching in Durham Public Schools amid recent upheaval
The recent Durham Public Schools pay dispute and its fallout has not only impacted employees of the school district, but also Duke students hoping to become teachers. Duke students pursuing their North Carolina teaching licenses through Duke’s Elementary Teacher Preparation Program or Secondary Teacher Preparation Program got a front-row seat to the inner workings of local government and collective organizing, and many came away with further insights into the current tumultuous state of teaching.
Ex-employee says chlorine levels at Cary swim school caused respiratory issue
“I know what chlorine does to your skin, your hair and your eyes, but this did not feel like chlorine.”
Raleigh police confiscate gun, drugs and cash in investigation
Raleigh police conducted an investigation over the weekend, which led to the confiscation of a pistol, marijuana, codeine and currency. According to the police, people arrested face charges of trafficking marijuana, trafficking opium, possession with intent to sell and distribute marijuana, conspiracy to traffic marijuana, child abuse and several other charges.