Downtown

Thousands pack downtown for 7th annual Out Raleigh festival

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Thousands packed downtown Saturday for the seventh annual Out Raleigh festival to support the LGBTQ community. Local organizations set up booths for people to celebrate diversity in the Triangle. “The atmosphere here is great. A lot of people are supporting each other regardless of what’s going on and it’s just amazing […]

2
Like
Save
The Downtown Raleigh Alliance Says Downtown Raleigh Is Growing Fast and Growing Right

According to a lengthy report released Tuesday by the Downtown Raleigh Alliance, the City of Oaks is growing rapidly and adding amenities indicative of the right kind of expansion. Among the highlights noted in the annual State of Downtown Raleigh report are: • $1.75 billion in recent, ongoing, and upcoming development; • 3,672 new residential […]

2
Like
Save
“We Are Not Afraid of Action”: Thousands March for Science in Downtown Raleigh

Thousands of people marched in downtown Raleigh on Saturday to support the worldwide March for Science, under the slogan “Science, not Silence.” With over six hundred cities participating worldwide, the march demonstrated widespread support for the scientific process—and for the role science should play in policymaking. The marches also arose partly in protest of President […]

1
Like
Save
Toss a coin into Cary’s downtown fountain to help a kid go to summer camp

Next time you throw a coin into Cary’s new downtown fountain, you’ll help grant at least one type of wish. The Cary Town Council decided Thursday to send loose change … Click to Continue »

1
Like
Save
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Curation Policy | DMCA Policy