press and media

Media: For staying up to date, a number of publications and sites report on business, government, and life in the city. The News and Observer is the biggest local newspaper and the Triangle Business Journal reports on all things business. To follow municipal news, subscribe to any number of city department updates or follow city council and other meetings on live stream. Various outlets report on city happenings from the Raleigh Public Record and Indy Week to the Raleigh Agenda, the Triangle Downtowner, and blogs such as the Raleigh Connoisseur. Walter Magazine provides monthly local interest stories and calendars.

Connections: A short drive from Research Triangle ParkRDU International Airport, and the towns of Cary, Chapel Hill, and Durham, SouthWestRaleigh is centrally located and easily accessible. Airport shuttles, and Go Raleigh, Go Triangle and Wake Transit systems provide car-less connectivity. Transit is being built out for rapid bus and commuter rail.

Raleigh public transportation
Dec
10
Sun
3:00 pm The Magic of African Rhythms: Ba... @ NC Museum of History
The Magic of African Rhythms: Ba... @ NC Museum of History
Dec 10 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
The Magic of African Rhythms: BalanKora: A Harvest of Memories @ NC Museum of History | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States
The Magic of African Rhythms share the beauty and spirit of Kwanzaa through music and stories. The sounds of the balan and kora – griot instruments from West Africa – reconnect audiences to distant traditions.[...]
Dec
11
Mon
7:00 pm Southwest Citizens Advisory Coun... @ Carolina Pines Park
Southwest Citizens Advisory Coun... @ Carolina Pines Park
Dec 11 @ 7:00 pm
Southwest Citizens Advisory Council Meeting @ Carolina Pines Park | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States
If you live in Raleigh, you automatically are a member of a Citizens Advisory Council. The City of Raleigh has 19 CACs, each representing a different geographic region of the city. Each CAC elects its[...]
Dec
12
Tue
10:30 am City of Raleigh Museum Storytime... @ City of Raleigh Museum
City of Raleigh Museum Storytime... @ City of Raleigh Museum
Dec 12 @ 10:30 am – 11:00 am
City of Raleigh Museum Storytime Tuesday @ City of Raleigh Museum | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States
the City of Raleigh Museum will host its monthly storytime from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the second Tuesday of the month. The free program features Sammy the Squirrel, the museum’s mascot, along with[...]
Dec
13
Wed
8:00 pm Explore Dorothea Dix Park – Skyw... @ Dorothea Dix Park
Explore Dorothea Dix Park – Skyw... @ Dorothea Dix Park
Dec 13 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Explore Dorothea Dix Park - Skywatching: The Geminid Edit @ Dorothea Dix Park | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States
Come view the Geminid Meteor Shower of 2017! Join staff and volunteers from the Morehead Planetarium and Science Center, Chapel Hill Astronomical and Observational Society (CHAOS) and Raleigh Astronomy Club (RAC) for a free skywatching[...]
8:30 pm Resilience – The Biology of Stre... @ Marbles Imax
Resilience – The Biology of Stre... @ Marbles Imax
Dec 13 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Resilience - The Biology of Stress & the Science of Hope @ Marbles Imax | Raleigh | North Carolina | United States
Advocates for Health in Action (AHA) and Marbles Kids Museum are partnering to present community screenings of Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope, a 60-minute documentary. Tickets are free but required. Reserve tickets[...]