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Chamber Organizes Merchant Village for WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest

Join us Memorial Day Weekend 2016 for the Merchant Village that will take place as part of the WRAL Freedom Balloon Fest right here in Fuquay-Varina! The Chamber of Commerce is excited to be a part of this new event in our community, and encourages business owners and managers in every walk of life to find a way to leverage this event …

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O’ Holy Night at Camp Agapé

Bring your friends, your family, your youth group to Camp Agapé for a special live presentation of the Christmas story on December 18th and 19, 2015. Follow along illuminated trails as Mary and Joseph make their way to Bethlehem. Get a glimpse of the angels as they proclaim the birth of Jesus to the shepherds. And finally, worship at the …

Evangelist Craig Stone

Craig Stone is a recognized evangelist, gospel singer, TV host and author who’s known nationally for his dynamic preaching and deliverance ministry. Craig has been in ministry for over 30 years. He a preacher and serves under the leadership of Jentezen Franklin. He will be signing his latest book “Forgiving the Unforgivable”. His father grandmother and great-grandmother were killed at …

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Windsor Point Fall Festival

Join us for Face Painting Trick or Treat Games Crafts Photo Booth Prizes Music Costume Contest Haunted House Fortune Teller Party When: Wednesday October 28, 2015 5:30pm-8:00pm Where: 1221 Broad St, Fuquay Varina, NC 27526

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Fuquay Masonic Lodge Award Scholarships

On July 21 Fuquay Lodge No 258 presented Megan Tarpey with a $1,000 check as the winner of the annual scholarship award. She will be attending Meredith College this fall. Also awarded that evening was a 2nd Scholarship to Brandon Mendez in the amount of $500 to help with in 2nd year at the University of North Carolina. Brandon was …

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ACE Education Hike-a-thon & Basket Raffle

Come hike the trails of Camp Agapé on November 7th and help raise money for ACE Education! For just $25 ($75.00 max for a family of 5), each hiker will receive a t-shirt, lunch, and access to all of Agapé’s beautiful woodland trails. In addition to lunch, there will be donuts, bagels, coffee and hot cider to start the day, …

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Open Sky Group Nominated to Inc. 5000

Inc. magazine recently ranked Open Sky Group on its 34th annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking of the nation’s fastest-growing private companies. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs. Companies such as Yelp, Pandora, Timberland, Dell, Domino’s Pizza, LinkedIn, Zillow and many other well-known names gained early exposure as members of …

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Saving Lives starts with YOU

Even though the Relay For Life of South Wake’s event is over, the American Cancer Society must continue raising funds to meet the needs of patients, their caregivers, and their families. During the next few months, approximately 12,605 people in North Carolina will hear the words “you have cancer.” These people and their families may need information, transportation, or some …

Eating Well on a Limited Grocery Budget

The Community Market Co-op & Fuquay-Varina Parks & Recreation Co-host Free Community Workshop Fuquay-Varina, NC-May 12, 2015 – Eating a healthy, nutritious meal can have many obstacles for people, but money should not be one of them. As recently as 2014, 46 million people were on SNAP benefits (formerly known as food stamps) and millions more live on limited grocery budgets. …

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The Gilbert Company Chooses Open Sky Group and JDA Software WMS & WLM Solutions

RALEIGH, N.C. and Scottsdale, AZ, March 10, 2015 – Open Sky Group (Open Sky – www.openskygroup.com), a consulting company specializing in the implementation of Warehouse Management System (WMS) software, and JDA Software, Inc. have partnered to bring The Gilbert Company, a leading third party logistics provider (3PL) specializing in the retail sector, a comprehensive supply chain software solution that includes …