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After graduating from East Carolina University, Marissa Zimmet moved to Raleigh for an internship with the Carolina Hurricanes. She decided to spend her evening reading in the Raleigh Rose Garden.


Oak City Portraits: Brentwood Rocks

On Saturday, May 21 the Brentwood community in North Raleigh held the first annual "Brentwood Rocks" event where neighbors of all ages got together to paint rocks for a planned Rock Garden in Brentwood Park.

There was quite a line for the porta-pottys.

Oak City Portraits: Brewgaloo

North Carolina's largest craft beer festival Brewgaloo drew thousands of thirsty festival-goers to the streets of Downtown Raleigh this weekend. The Record even managed to get in on some of the fun by having people write down their favorite things about Raleigh on signs we hung in our tent.


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Blue Green Construction was issued permits back in October for a single-family home at 301 Wade Avenue, located right at the split between Wade and West Streets and next to the railroad bridge.

A Place at the Table held a pop-up cafe event at Solas on Glenwood on Saturday

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Pay-what-you-can restaurant A Place at the Table won't be opening in Raleigh until January 2017, but it's holding a series of pop-up events around the city in the meantime to spread the word about their organization. The first such event was this past Saturday at Solas.