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Raleigh Area July 4th Fireworks 2011 Rain Make Up Schedule

If you are like me and have a young family you can appreciate how much effort goes into packing the family into the car for an excursion that will likely keep them out well past the  kids usual bed time.

Cary's Koka Booth Amphitheatre

The Fourth of July is one of those rare occasions that our kids are out of the home past 6pm and they had been eagerly awaiting this outing all week.

Since moving to Raleigh North Carolina four years  ago from Traverse City Michigan we always take in the festivities at Cary’s Koka Booth amphitheatre.

Actually we watch it from the patio balcony overlooking the pond from a fabulous office building on Regency Parkway that used to comprise the sprawling IBM Campus before moving to the Research Triangle Park. Continue reading Raleigh Area July 4th Fireworks 2011 Rain Make Up Schedule

Cary neighborhood opposes potential immigration office

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“The federal government is considering moving its local Immigration and Customs Enforcement office from a Cary office park to a former Kroger supermarket on N.C. Highway 55 and High House Road.” reported Sloane Heffernan from WRAL News.

Read the story here.

The debate rages onward.  If you read the local online forums, neighbors and Cary residents are upset that a detention center is coming to their backyard – in a residential community. Continue reading Cary neighborhood opposes potential immigration office