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Raleigh Affordable Housing Options

Monday April 29, 2013

For those with lower incomes, finding affordable housing in Raleigh can seem like a challenge. There are a number of income restricted apartment communities in the area offering housing at rates below market average for those who qualify. Here is a list of some options.

May 2013 Events

Friday April 5, 2013

The Raleigh and Durham areas are full of things to do in May. Artsplosure in downtown Raleigh will celebrate visual and performing arts while Got To Be NC Festival at the State Fairgrounds will celebrate all things North Carolina. Find out more of what's going on in May by clicking here.

Kimbap Cafe: A new downtown restaurant

Friday April 5, 2013

Downtown Raleigh has most definitely seen an upswing in recent years of new restaurants opening. Seaboard Station, a shopping area off of Peace Street, is an area that many may not be familiar with. This area is home to a vibrant variety of shops, restaurants and even a gym. Kimbap Cafe is one of the most recent restaurant additions, featuring a variety of locally-sourced foods with a Korean flare. Check out my experience at Kimbap and learn a bit more about what this promising new restaurant has to offer.

Lowes Foods in Raleigh and the Triangle

Thursday April 4, 2013

Lowes Foods locations are found throughout Raleigh and the Triangle. The grocery store chain aims to offer its customers the freshest food options at a fair price. Head to one of these Lowes Foods locations whenever you need to pick up some groceries.

Indian Restaurant locations in Cary and Morrisville

Thursday April 4, 2013

Indian restaurants are plentiful in Cary and Morrisville. With sizable Indian populations, it's not hard to find an authentic dining experience. Restaurants serve food from a variety of regions from around the country of India. When you're in the mood for ethnic cuisine, try out one of the places on this list.

CVS locations in the Triangle

Wednesday April 3, 2013

Most people are familiar with the drug store chain CVS. There are locations found throughout the Triangle in Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill, Cary, Morrisville, Garner, Apex and Knightdale. Here's a list of locations in the area.

Lilly's Pizza

Wednesday April 3, 2013

Lilly's Pizza is a favorite among many Raleigh residents. The restaurant also recently opened a location in Durham, making its unique food options accessible to more Triangle residents. Featuring 70 topping options, you shouldn't have any problem finding something you like. If you dare, you can even experiment with something unique. Here's some more information about Lilly's.

Temp Agencies in Raleigh

Wednesday April 3, 2013

There are a range of reasons someone in Raleigh might choose to utilize the services of a temporary employment agency. Maybe you've just moved to the area. Or perhaps you want to try your hand at some new opportunities without committing to something long term. Regardless of the reason, there are plenty of temp agencies in Raleigh that offer assistance with placement. Whether you're looking for a warehouse job, office administration job or accounting job, temp agencies offer options. Here's a list of some of Raleigh's main agencies.

Farms in Chapel Hill

Wednesday March 20, 2013

While the Triangle is home to urban areas like downtown Raleigh and downtown Durham, there are also many rural areas. In Chapel Hill and other areas of Orange County, there are a number of farms. Many of these farms are open to the public for touring or picking your own produce. Here's a list of some of the farms found in Orange County.

April 2013 events

Tuesday March 19, 2013

As usual, there's no shortage of things to do in the Triangle during April. Events include the NC Science Festival at Marbles Kids Museum, a lecture about hearing God, the opening day of the Western Wake Farmer's Market and many others. Here's a list of just a few of the many events going on in April.

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