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Wednesday, July 10, 2019
Invitations for the 2019 GRCVB Annual Meeting are in the mail queue (both snail mail and email). The theme of this year's event is "Why Tourism Matters." "...tourism is integral to the economic health and vitality of our area and contributes significantly to Wake County's quality of place and its stellar reputation." You will hear more about this thesis from the keynote speaker at the luncheon, ...read more
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Wednesday, July 10, 2019
The following review was made by Malcom MacMillan with TheBallparkGuide:     "Five County Stadium opened in 1991 as the home of the Carolina Mudcats of the Southern League. The first thing that I noticed as I approached Five County Stadium was the Mudcats water tower, which jutted well above the treeline. What an impressive sight, right? This begs a question — do you know of any other MiLB ...read more
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Tuesday, July 02, 2019
Labor market still improving, total employment rising. ?The recent decline in long-term interest relates relative to short-term interest rates has often been associated with a slowing, and maybe even contracting, economy. Looking at the reasons supporting continued economic growth, that is, backing the idea of no imminent recession. First and foremost is the observation that both households and ...read more
Categories: Economic, General News Article
Monday, July 01, 2019
Article by Shawn Taylor "I have for many years referred to eastern Wake County as the final frontier of Wake County," said Bob Matheny. Transportation projects like the Knightdale Bypass and the future Interstate 87 make living in Knightdale or Zebulon and working in Raleigh more feasible, according to Roberson. Zebulon 6.7 percent, outpacing the county-wide 1.9 percent growth rate."...and ...read more
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