Raleigh Rescue Mission, a nonprofit that provides shelter and other aid to the homeless, is collecting backpacks and other school supplies to send homeless and impoverished students to school with the tools they need to succeed.
The Catholic Diocese of Raleigh will dedicate the Holy Name of Jesus Cathedral with a ceremony on Wednesday, July 26. The $45.7 million cathedral was championed by former Raleigh bishop Michael Burbidge, who will return for the dedication.
Season 10 “American Idol” winner and Garner native Scotty McCreery was cited last week for trying to carry a loaded gun through a passenger checkpoint at Raleigh-Durham International Airport, authorities reported.
This week’s announcement that coding school The Iron Yard plans to shut down its 15 locations nationwide, including in Raleigh and Durham, is a sign that an industry that had been growing by leaps and bounds is hitting some speed bumps.
Masons installed the cornerstone on the Holy Name of Jesus Cathedral Friday, ahead of the July 26 dedication Mass expected to draw 2,000 Catholic faithful to the cathedral off of Western Boulevard in Raleigh.
A 1989 Dodge Ram 350 is for sale in Cary on eBay. The van was once an FBI surveillance van, according to the eBay auction, and comes complete with LCD screens, recording equipment, a toilet and other “awesome gadgets.”
A vision plan Raleigh adopted in 2015 calls for an arena or stadium three blocks south of Red Hat Amphitheater, but only “small, sensitive adjustments to the existing neighborhood fabric” on the northern end of downtown near Seaboard Station.
Dressed as superheroes, cartoon characters and pop culture figures, thousands flocked to the Raleigh Convention Center on Friday, July 14, 2017, as the three-day Raleigh Supercon convention kicked off.
Celebrating pop-culture, superheroes, fantasy, anime and more in downtown Raleigh
Street closures for months following Metropolitan fire hurt surrounding businesses
Capital Boulevard bridge replacements explained in visualization