Category Archives: Neigborhoods

Google Fiber

Google Fiber is coming to both the Town of Cary and Morrisville. Google Fiber is an ultra-high speed internet and TV service. The service provides gigabit speeds for internet access which is about 100 times faster than the current average speed. The service is currently available in Austin, Provo, and Kansas City. In Austin, Google […]

Thanksgiving Market At WWFM in Cary

The Western Wake farmer’s market and four other Triangle area farmers’ markets invite you to their Tues., Nov. 23 pre-Thanksgiving markets!  The hours on the 23rd are 3:00-6:00 pm and the market is located in Carpenter Village in West Cary. Featured events for the day include: Chef’s Tasting:with Martin Sreshta of Martin’s Curry Rice in Morrisville […]

The 45th Annual Parade of Homes begins Oct. 2nd!

At LG Real Estate, we always enjoy the Parade of Homes.  Beginning October 2nd, the Home Builders Association of Raleigh-Wake County (HBA) will feature 187 homes.  This tour is free to the public and is held Oct 2-3,8-10 & 15-17, 2010 from 12-5pm.  The Parade Homes will be judged before the 1st open house weekend and the […]

Cary NC Greenways

Last weekend our son Ryan and daughter- in- law Dani took their baby Sadie for a trail walk to see a Lake in Cary.  I was curious about the path and Lake since they live in a North Cary neighborhood called Weston Manor.  Well upon further investigation, I found the Black Creek Greenway near their […]

It's great being a grandparent in Cary NC

Cary NC is a great place to raise a family and of course be a grandparent. Cary is a vibrant community of 132,000 (2008 count) located between The City of Raleigh and the Research Triangle Park.  The average age in Cary is 33.7 which means families, children, and of course lots of grandchildren.  There are […]


Walking Kanga (our Labradoodle) on the American Tobacco Trail

Last weekend, my husband Joe and I took our 1 1/2 year old mini labradoodle , Kanga Ru, for a short drive from our Preston neighborhood in Cary, NC to the American Tobacco Trail.    While Kanga had to be on her leash, per the trial rules, we all had a great time just enjoying our walk.  We accessed […]

Fresh Fruit, Veggies & More at the NEW Western Wake Farmers Market

Wow!  Am I excited.  As what seems like a rarity, I am a local girl who grew up around farming and lots of fresh veggies.  Many summer nights were spent hanging out under a HUGE old oak tree while the family shelled beans and told great stories; often after a fun evening of baseball.  An […]

Cary NC Summer Entertainment

2009 Summerfest Series The North Carolina Symphony moves outdoors to the Koka Booth Amphitheatre in Cary NC for the summer season.  Bring your neighbors and kids, pack a picnic and enjoy the festive atmosphere and vibrant sounds of the summer. You can wear your shorts and flip-flops, sit back on the lawn and enjoy the […]

4 Cary Neighborhoods Among the Triangle's Top New Home Communities

I read with great interest the TBJ article last week titled “Homes Not So Sweet“. The bulk of the article discussed the stark realities of many financially troubled Wake County new home builders. One aspect of the article written by Triangle Business Journal writer Amanda Jones Hoyle that I found particularly interesting was contained in […]

Morrisville's Updated Land Use Plan – Your Thoughts?

At LG Real Estate, we recently recieved this email from a Morrisville resident on the Land Use and Transportation Plan for Morrisville.  Although we stay politically neutral, we wanted to offer this letter to our neighbors and we welcome you to comment.  Our key point is to increase the awareness of our friends and neighbors of any local government happenings […]