Cary platelet donor honored with Order of the Long Leaf Pine

Cary platelet donor honored with Order of the Long Leaf Pine
North Carolina Sen. Josh Stein presents Michael Zapata of Cary with the Order of the Long Leaf Pine award, one of the highest honors given to a North Carolina resident. Zapata, who rides four buses to get to the center to donate platelets every two …
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'Lord of the Rings' actor Sean Astin runs Tobacco Road half marathon in Cary
Astin, star of “The Lord of the Rings” trilogies, “The Goonies,” “Rudy” and numerous TV roles, was in Raleigh last weekend for Wizard World. At 6:24 p.m. Saturday night, Astin tweeted, “Fired Up!!!! I'm running the http://www.tobaccoroadmarathon.com …
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North Carolina Tech Investments Outpaced Life Science Deals in 2014
Investments in tech companies last year outpaced life science dealflow, both in total dollars raised and the number of deals—the first time in a long time that tech deals overshadowed life science deals. A total of 83 tech companies landed $ 277 …
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