Pelican's SnoBalls

The Story behind Pelican’s Snoballs

Way back in the early 1990’s I (mis)spent a few years in New Orleans and one thing that I recall from that time is there’s probably only one thing that is more culturally relevant to the good people of the Crescent City than a box of Popeye’s Fried Chicken and daiquiri at a Mardi Gras…

Aerial view of Citrix's new campus under construction in Raleigh NC

An Aerial View of the Citrix Campus Under Construction Raleigh NC

By now everyone is pretty hip to the fact that Citrix is building a campus in what’s known as the Warehouse District of Raleigh which is a mere blocks from downtown Raleigh. Less than a year after Citrix Systems acquired a Raleigh company that provides secure file transfer software called ShareFile, Citrix announced that it would be hiring…

Buying a home in Raleigh is getting tough!

In quite a few areas of the Triangle, houses are going under contract within 1-2 days of hitting the market and most of them have multiple offers on them. The inventory crunch is shaping up to be the same or worse than last year because rates seem to be rising and homeowners are still hesitant to put their homes on the market. As a result, the builders are having a field day. They can’t build them fast enough! – Justin Burleson – Raleigh-Cary Area Real Estate Broker

5 President’s Day Facts

5 Fact’s About President’s Day: Presidents’ Day is an American holiday celebrated on the third Monday in February. Originally established in 1885 in recognition of President George Washington. It is still officially called “Washington’s Birthday” by the federal government. Traditionally celebrated on February 22—Washington’s actual day of birth. The holiday…