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Thursday, June 25, 2020
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Categories: Community, Human Interest, Around Town, Fun Facts, Member News
Thursday, June 25, 2020
Where is the water going that your Air Conditioner is removing? How thankful we are when we turn the thermostat to cooling and our air conditioner delivers cool air! Have you ever wondered what happens to the gallons of water that are being removed from your home? BEFORE you relax into comfort, take a moment to check the items below to prevent the worry and expense of ...read more
Thursday, June 25, 2020
"Serving our families since Clubs have closed… On March 20, 2020, the Boys & Girls Clubs closed its programs enjoyed by almost 1,000 children and teens daily. Closing was difficult but necessary to protect our Members, their families, and the community at large from the Covid-19 coronavirus. Our staff have kept in touch with kids and parents, provided daily educational and health-focused ...read more
Categories: Around Town, Education, Member News, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, June 25, 2020
Seeking Participants - What Do You Think About Face Coverings During COVID-19?   Do you live in North Carolina? Do you have opinions about wearing face coverings during COVID-19? We want to know what you think!   Researchers from UNC-Chapel Hill are hosting online focus groups to talk about face coverings. We want to learn more about what makes it hard to wear a face covering, what you ...read more
Categories: Around Town, Fun Facts, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, June 25, 2020
The Wakaboomee program provides STEM/STEAM programs to children across the Triangle.  Due to COVID, these programs are now virtual.  This program is dedicated to creating a comfortable space for children to learn and express themselves.  If there are children in your community that are interested in these programs please reach out to her at the information below.  The flier mentions a fee, but ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Around Town, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, June 25, 2020
Discover & Deliver: Communities Across America are on the Frontlines to Identify Effective Treatments and Vaccines   When it comes to medicine, the most promising treatments may be those that already exist.   That’s why across the country, hospitals are conducting clinical trials with hundreds of existing therapeutics – therapeutics used to treat patients with other diseases – to measure ...read more
Categories: Community, Around Town, Human Interest
Thursday, June 25, 2020
  Hello Friends of the Zebulon Boys & Girls Club,   There is still time to send a donation to help the Zebulon Team of Volunteers reach the 2020 Great Futures Campaign Goal that will help support the many needs at the Zebulon Boys & Girls Club this upcoming Club year.  The 2020 Great Futures Campaign comes to an end on Tuesday, June 30, 2020.   “Boys & Girls Clubs programming costs $750 a ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Around Town, Fun Facts, Member News
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
Categories: Around Town, Economic, Member News, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 23, 2020
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Monday, June 22, 2020
Competition is fierce for cans, labels, and customers as breweries rush to package their beer for home drinkingby Nick Mancall-Bitel  Jun 16, 2020, 11:35am EDT   Mihai_Andritoiu/Shutterstock   It’s been a rough couple of months for craft beer. Like the coffee and wine industries, the entire beer ecosystem was upended as the COVID-19 pandemic shuttered breweries, closed bars, and scared people ...read more
Categories: Community, Around Town, Human Interest
Thursday, June 18, 2020
54 days from bottom, fog still persistsJune 11, 2020Posted by: Joe Milazzo IICategory: Blog The “weather” report for RDU International, and for the national commercial aviation industry, remains murky at best. The good news — and it is good news — is that passenger volumes at RDU Airport have been steadily climbing for nearly two months, and are now more than 3x higher than the low point from ...read more
Categories: Around Town, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, June 18, 2020
ZEBULON - EMERGENCY RESPONSE PANTRIES Bread for Life Mobile Market sponsored by the Zebulon Boys and Girls Club located at 1320 Shepard School Rd, Zebulon 27597 is open on every 3rd Saturday from 10:30-11:30 am. *excluding August 2020 The Zebulon Baptist Church are hosting the Zebulon Baptist Church Food Pantry for Zebulon residents only (must show ID or document with Zebulon address) located ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Around Town
Thursday, June 18, 2020
There is $1.5 BILLION in grants available from the U.S. EDA. Are you ready to get some of it?    What are you doing next Wednesday (6/24) at 1pm ET? Join Harold Pettigrew, CEO of the Washington Area Community Investment Fund (WACIF), and Mirielle Burgoyne, Director of Government Relations at the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO), and me to talk about how to apply ...read more
Categories: Education, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, Economic, Around Town
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Categories: Human Interest, Member News, Around Town, Community
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
East Wake High is seeking a part time instructor for Computer Programming I and II (Python Programming). This would only involve a few hours each morning and afternoon. Class format is contingent upon how school will operate in the Fall. Future policies will determine if the courses will be taught face-to-face or online. The hope is that the right candidate may be seeking either part-time work, ...read more
Categories: Around Town, Community, Education, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
     Economy is Gradually Improving as Activity IncreasesThe theme of this week’s economic data has been a gradual improvement in activity. A real time measure we have been following, the Weekly Economic Index (WEI), is reflecting that theme. The WEI was created by a team of economists from Harvard, the New York Fed, and the Dallas Fed at the beginning of the COVID-19 crisis to measure the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, General News Article, Papers/Research, Press Release
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
Here is a brief weekly update from the RTA business coalition — the voice of the regional business community on transportation.Air travel fog persists, but our long-term objective remains clearIn yesterday's Thursday Thoughts at 3 blog, we provided some information compiled from our friends at RDU about the precipitous drop and slow climb from bottom in air travel. Obviously, the world ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Around Town
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
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Tuesday, June 16, 2020
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Monday, June 15, 2020
  Design Dimensions, Inc. said it best: "We see one way forward, together with LOVE." And they brought beauty and love to our downtown with their beautiful mural in June. Besty and her team have partnered with us to kickoff the #zebulonlove campaign! Because we are stronger together! You can participate by posting, sharing, taping or painting in your own space - as you can see in the examples ...read more
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Monday, June 15, 2020
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Thursday, June 11, 2020
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Thursday, June 11, 2020
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Thursday, June 11, 2020
We have MASKS Instock!   RTI RT3LAYER – BOX of 50 each -  $42.50/box   FSI RTKN95 – $4.25/each, must order in multiples of 20.    Reusable/Washable Masks – IND M100 – White - $25.75/dozen IND M150 – Gray - $30/dozen  
Categories: Community, Member News, Around Town, Human Interest
Tuesday, June 09, 2020
On Friday, the May jobs report shocked many observers. Most anticipated another steep drop in employment. Instead, the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) report showed the economy added 2.5 million jobs. This was a big, pleasant surprise. However, the unexpected figure lead some to question whether the BLS made an error or cooked the books. BLS did not do anything wrong. The number is as accurate ...read more
Categories: Economic, Education, Human Interest, Political
Tuesday, June 09, 2020
"I hope you and your family have been well since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. 2020 has proven to be a year of creativity and action in terms of staying connected through our business and personal relationships. Wheels4Hope cannot function without the community. Our nonprofit car donation program is essential. Those who are fortunate enough to still go to work are now having a more ...read more
Categories: Around Town, Human Interest, Community
Monday, June 08, 2020
  Wake Weekly’s 10th annual Best of the Best season is here and we are so excited to include our Eastern Wake readers and businesses this year!   Our Best of the Best is a reader’s choice awards that we have conducted for the past 9 years.   The process will go like this:   1. Nomination Period - June 3-24 (any business nominated just once will move on to the voting round)   2. Voting ...read more
Categories: Around Town, General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Monday, June 08, 2020
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Monday, June 08, 2020
This morning, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business Council member, Joe Shamess of Flags of Valor testified in the Senate about SBA’s Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and his sense of the economy on Main Street. Joe’s testimony reflected the amazing spirit and optimism of Free Enterprise while at the same time acknowledging how tough it is to be a small business owner right now. New data ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Chamber, Fun Facts
Monday, June 08, 2020
North Carolinians are unfortunately far too familiar with the threats and unpredictability posed by hurricane season. The first named storm of the season has already impacted our coast and NOAA predicts 13 – 19 named storms this season in the Atlantic region. As we focus on reopening North Carolina and recovering from the COVID-19 pandemic, I urge you to also prepare for the 2020 hurricane ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Around Town, Education
Monday, June 08, 2020
    It's been a difficult year, and now hurricane season is here. We understand you are probably facing additional challenges so we want to provide you with ways you can prepare your business now. The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June through November, and our team has been working hard to transform our systems to be more resilient during and after storm season. We can assist you ...read more
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Monday, June 08, 2020
  "We hope each of you are staying safe and healthy.  As our community moves into new phases of reopening, we wanted to share Rocky Mount Mills' retail, breweries, restaurants new hours and invite you to experience Rocky Mount Mills.  Bring a blanket, a chair and enjoy your favorite restaurants, breweries, bottle shop and coffee shop."   Buy your favorite BDD beers and ...read more
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Monday, June 08, 2020
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Monday, June 08, 2020
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Monday, June 08, 2020
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