Magdalean R. Hunter, 81

Magdalean R. Hunter, 81, of Nashville passed away Monday, July 22, 2013. The funeral service was held at noon Friday, July 26 at Union Hill Baptist Church with the Rev. Paul Davis officiating. Burial was in the Philadelphia Baptist Church Cemetery. Hunter is survived by her...

Free feral cats in August

RALEIGH — SAFE Haven for Cats and the SAFE Care Feline Spay/Neuter Clinic are offering Free Feral Fridays in August. This is to remind and inform people that Trap-Neuter-Return is in the best interest of cats and the community. “Feral cats are cats that free-roam outside and...

Safe chemical list expands

RALEIGH — The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) added more than 130 chemicals to its safer chemical ingredients list. For the first time, 119 chemicals that use fragrance for commercial and consumer cleaning products have been added to the list. “Fragrances are an...

Tour of artists combines galleries, studios

WAKE FOREST — The Wake Forest Guild of Artists hosts the 18th annual Tour of Artists to be held Sept. 7-8. Galleries in downtown Wake Forest and studios in various other locations will have artists on hand to showcase and discuss their masterpieces. The Wake Forest Guild of...

Pre-school parents invited to free literacy workshop

WAKE COUNTY — Parents of preschool children and adults who work with young children are invited to a free literacy summit this fall to learn more about the importance of preschool literacy. The session, to be held at 8:30 a.m.-noon, Sept. 7 at Rolesville Elementary, 307 S. Main...