Out on the Town: Apex

Should you find yourself on Salem Street in Apex, you might mistake the quaint downtown for the set of The Andy Griffith Show. While you won’t find Sheriff Andy Taylor, Deputy Barney Fife and the rest of the beloved TV characters strolling around town, you will find the same down-home atmosphere and scenic downtown setting. […]


Out on the Town: Durham

Generations ago, Durham was known for its agriculture, with tobacco warehouses and farms sprinkled throughout the city. Today, Durham leads the Triangle in healthcare, technological innovations and education. Thanks to Research Triangle Park, Duke University and the DukeHealth hospital system, Durham has transformed dramatically in the past few decades. It’s little wonder that 260,000 people […]



Out on the Town: Cary

Since its settlement in the 18th century, Cary has transformed from a simple stop along the railroad to a destination in its own right. Now, this burgeoning community of more than 160,000 residents is home to thriving tech companies (think SAS Institute and LORD Corporation), championship golf courses, dozens of must-visit festivals and a handful […]