Kangaroo Express opened a store at 1720 N. Main St., Fuquay-Varina.
RE/MAX Experience opened at 280 Premier Drive, suite 117, Holly Springs.
Garden Supply Company will host classes and workshops at 1421 Old Apex Road, Cary. For details, go to gardensupplyco.com.
The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce will meet for Coffee and Connections from 7:30-8:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, in the White Ventures Chamber Building, 260 Town Hall Drive, Suite A. The event is free for chamber members. Non-members can attend three Coffee and Connections meetings for free, and then the price is $10. For registration, go to www.MorrisvilleChamber.org.
The Morrisville Chamber of Commerce Holiday Reception will be from 5:30-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 4, at The Chef’s Academy, 2001 Carrington Mill Blvd., Morrisville. Registration is required. For details, go to www.MorrisvilleChamber.org.
Daniel Currin, CEO and president of Greenscape in Holly Springs, was named president of the nonprofit Come Alive Outside.
Wes Everett, development support manager for the town of Cary, completed the Leading for Results course as an Local Government Federal Credit Union Fellow at the University of North Carolina’s School of Government.
Ed Holloway joined HydroXphere, with headquarters in Cary, as vice president, software development.
Charles R. “Chuck” Smith and Ken Atkins join Preston Development Company to guide its development of Chatham Park, a 7,200-acre planned development east of Pittsboro
Smith will oversee design and will continue his role as planning and landscape architecture director with Withers & Ravenel, a Cary-based engineering firm. He has served as chairman of the North Carolina Board of Landscape Architects for the past two years.
Atkins will oversee economic development for Chatham Park. Atkins is former vice president of the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce and executive director of Wake County Economic Development.
Greenscape, with headquarters in Holly Springs, will collect new and gently used coats, blankets, hats and mittens for Raleigh Rescue Mission through Sunday, Nov. 31. For details, call 919-552-7742 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.