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Category Archives: Raleigh Neighborhood Events

Raleigh Proposes ‘Hospitality District’ in Downtown Glenwood South

Glenwood South Business and Apartments

Raleigh City Council will hold a public hearing on November 5 to discuss a Glenwood South Hospitality District. The district would be a one-year pilot program, with other hospitality districts to follow upon success. The proposed hospitality district is a result of increased noise complaints from the Glenwood South area, where new condos and apartments have been mingling with late-night businesses. Some residents and business owners believe that a clearlyRead more about Raleigh Proposes ‘Hospitality District’ in Downtown Glenwood South

Fuquay-Varina Crooked Creek Golf Club Closes

Crooked Creek Golf Club, which has been operating for 20 years, has decided to sell to a single-family or multifamily residential developer. Tony Withers, one of the owners of the club, said the course economics are getting worse. With plenty of land-hungry builders eager to convert the course into residential lots, Withers expects to fetch enough money from the sale to pay off the property’s debt, pay back his investmentRead more about Fuquay-Varina Crooked Creek Golf Club Closes

NC Museum of Life & Science Plans Expansion

The Museum of Life and Science in Durham announced its plans to build new outdoor learning areas. The fundraising campaign, named Climbing Higher, hopes to raise $3.9 million to build the additions. The museum aims to immerse children in a natural learning environment to stimulate their senses, strengthen bodies, and expand minds. “We are creating a one-of-a-kind place that encourages children’s playful exploration of nature, physical activity, and keepsRead more about NC Museum of Life & Science Plans Expansion