Cary History: Remembering Long-Time Barber Austin Rich

Cary, NC — This column honors the life and work of Austin Rich Jr. (February 21, 1930 – August 15, 2011). He served Cary as a barber for 56 years and was the owner of Rich’s Roffler Style Shop. He founded the American Legion Baseball Program in Cary and served as the Athletic Director for 25 years.

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Harold’s Blog: Epic Games at Cary Towne Center, Economic Forecast, U.S. Capitol Assault and More

Cary, NC — It has been a few weeks since I posted, and a lot has happened.

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Money Matters: Managing a 401(k) When You Switch Jobs

Cary, NC — In the past, boomers and generation X-ers often held on to jobs for 10 or more years. Some professionals stayed with the same company for most of their working lives.

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Economist Predicts Optimistic 2021 Forecast

Cary, NC — This morning, renowned economist and Reynolds Distinguished Professor, Dr. Michael Walden presented his economic forecast for 2021 to hundreds of Cary Chamber members virtually.

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Karen Carter: School Board Wraps Up 2020

Cary, NC — Karen Carter, the District 9 representative on the Wake County Board of Education, was sworn into her new role alongside the other 8 board members on December 1, 2020.

As a way to connect with the people of district 9, which covers much of Cary, Carter has started up a blog to provide updates about meetings, upcoming events and important issues. The following are her latest entries published on December 11 and 18, 2020 and January 1, 2021.

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Samaritan’s Corner: “Thanks Nicholas, My 2020 Needed You”

Cary, NC — Welcome To Samaritan’s Corner. Let’s Talk!

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Harold’s Blog: Cary Police Deliveries, NC Vaccination Plan and More

Cary, NC — This week’s activities included the last regularly scheduled council meeting of the year.

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Harold’s Blog: Christmas Parade, Federal Relief, Project Updates and More

Cary, NC — This week’s activities included only staff meetings and conversation with council members.

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Harold’s Blog: Virtual Christmas Events, COVID Stats, Chinese Lanterns and More

Cary, NC — This week’s activities were light.

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Money Matters: Preparing for Potential Unemployment

Cary, NC — If you’re facing unemployment or concerned about the possibility of upcoming layoffs, there are some small, proactive steps you can take now to help make this difficult time more manageable.

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