Guide to Cary Fall 2018 Events

Cary, NC – With Summer wrapping up, it’s time to prepare for the weather to get crisp and plan for fall and Halloween events in and around Cary. Read more

Can Raleigh’s Downtown Success Translate to Cary?

Cary, NC – Downtown Raleigh’s revitalization efforts are starting to pay off as new residential units, businesses and retailers add to the burgeoning restaurant and bar scene. How can Raleigh’s success help inform Cary’s own Downtown turnaround?  Read more

Midtown Square

Midtown Square: Coming to Downtown Cary

Midtown Square

Cary, NC — On Thursday, June 4, 2015, at the monthly Heart of Cary Association meeting, Jordan Gussenhoven of Chatham Street Commercial shared information with members about Midtown Square, a new redevelopment coming to Downtown Cary in the next year. Read more


Cary Celebrates National Train Day 2014


Cary, NC — The weather couldn’t have been more perfect for the third annual National Train Day at the Town of Cary’s Depot on Saturday May 10, 2014. Read more


Corn Mazes & Halloween Fun in Cary


Cary, NC- From Harvest Festivals to hayrides, we’ve got you covered with our Guide to Corn Mazes and Halloween Fun in Cary. For additional info, keep up to date by visiting the CaryCitizen Calendar of Events. Read more

What’s Up Downtown on Thursday


Story from Downtown correspondent Doc Thorne. Photo from HoCA.

Cary, NC – The Heart of Cary Association will be hosting its first “What’s Up? Downtown!” of the year THIS Thursday, February 21st, at Dorry’s Downtown Deli, 211 E. Chatham Street. Read more

Debbie Yow in Cary Thursday Morning


Story by Doc Thorne. Photo by Roger Winstead from

Cary, NC – The Heart of Cary Association’s February 7th meeting will feature North Carolina State’s Athletic Director Debbie Yow. Read more

Downtown Park Plans Move Forward


Cary, NC – Downtown, across from Cary Arts Center, is a 13-acre assemblage of land called The Opportunity Site. That’s because it represents a significant opportunity for the community to put something useful in that space. Now, plans are moving forward to seize the opportunity and create a downtown park.

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January Business Events in Cary


Story and photo by Hal Goodtree. First published on

Cary, NC – In some places, January is a chilly time for business. Not so much in Cary. Grab a fistful of business cards and get out there this month. Read more

Ben Shivar: Past, Present & Future in Cary


Story by Lindsey Chester.

Cary, NC – There’s never a dull moment in Cary.  January 3rd saw the first meeting of the year for the Heart of Cary Association at The Matthews House. Ben Shivar, Cary Town Manager, reviewed where the Town has been in 2012 and where it’s going in 2013.  Read more