Business Briefs — week of Sept. 26, 2013

Wine tasting, auction to benefit cancer center To celebrate Breast Cancer Awareness Month (October), the Friends of the Franklin County Cancer Center and Youngsville Wine and Beer are hosting Bosom Buddies, a wine tasting and silent auction, Oct. 12, 7 p.m. at Youngsville Wine...

Get your business ready for disaster

Oct. 16  seminar will help small business owners prepare to deal with disaster. LOUISBURG — Vance-Granville Community College’s Small Business Center presents a free disaster preparedness seminar, Ready Business, Wednesday, Oct. 16 10 a.m.-2 p.m. in room 401 at VGCC’s Franklin...

Business Briefs — week of Sept. 19, 2013

Angela Jamison receives Rising Star Award WAKE FOREST — Angela Bendorf Jamison, president and owner of Communicopia Marketing Services Inc. in Wake Forest, was recently honored with the Rising Star Award from the National Association of Women Business Owners of Greater Raleigh...

Business Briefs — Sept. 12, 2013

Wake Forest business community suffers loss •Steve Tarangelo, longtime owner and operator of La Foresta Italian Cafe on Brooks Street in the historic downtown area, died Sept. 8. A wake was held for Tarangelo Monday, Sept. 9 and his funeral was Tuesday at St. Catherine of Siena....