January, 2015


Maggy Mania

Nearly 11,000 people voted in the 2015 Maggy Awards, to name their favorite community heroes when it comes to making Western Wake a great…

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Superbowl Snackin’

Patriots versus Seahawks, head to head in Phoenix this Sunday. It’s a little different than State versus Carolina in our own backyard, but hey,…

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What’s a Snerd?

What do you mean, you’ve never heard of a snerd? He’s brown, fuzzy and super-smart. So smart, in fact, that Snerd knows whether we’ll…

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Restaurant Profile: Totopos

Great food knows no borders. Tucked away from passersby yet easily accessible, Totopos features Mexico City-style cuisine in an inviting cantina setting. It’s a…

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We Love! February 2015

1. Perfect Pairing A good wine to go with your steak shouldn’t cost an arm and a leg. Graffigna Malbec, $19.99. Adelsheim Pinot Noir,…

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A Fresh Look

Alexander’s Mediterranean Fare is Worth the Drive Tucked next to the post office in a Garner strip mall, the outside of Alexander’s Mediterranean Cuisine…

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Chances are Good

Trying new things helps make us happy, successful and confident. So what’s holding you back?  What if there were an easy way to be…

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Laugh Your Socks Off

Go ahead, laugh your socks off — Felix Unger will scoop them up and probably launder them too! This weekend is your final chance…

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So Many Restaurants, So Little Time

The annual Triangle Restaurant Week winter event runs Jan. 26 through Feb. 1, with participating local restaurants offering special, three-course prix fixe lunch menus…

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Tickets, On Sale Now

A ticket or two, tucked in a drawer, that you peek at every once in a while, and smile. Anticipation is the first part…

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