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Apex Jazz Festival seeking musicians

The second annual Apex Jazz Festival is seeking submissions from musicians interested in performing on Sept. 15 along Salem Street in downtown Apex. In addition to jazz musicians this year, the festival is also booking blues artists and possibly some rock artists.

Submissions should include a biography, audio samples and contact information. Performance videos are also appreciated, but not necessary. Deadline for submission is June 30. Inquiries and submissions can be directed to

Yates Mill DAR seeking relatives of veterans buried at Hillcrest

The Yates Mill Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will hold a Wreaths Across America ceremony on Dec. 8 at Hillcrest Cemetery. If you are a family member of a veteran buried at Hillcrest Cemetery, please send an email to For information about Wreaths Across America, visit

Compiled by staff writer Michelle Ferencak