Wake Forest 27587 Magazine

Summer 2017

The quarterly 27587 MAGAZINE is a must-read, in-you-hands publication that strives to give a deeper identity to rapidly growing Wake Forest, N.C. It highlights in-depth stories, targeting higher-income households.

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4 Summer 2017 | Wake Forest 27587 Magazine From the Editor WE'RE ONLINE! Flip through our digital editions at 27587magazine.com And follow us on Facebook ese are the expats of California among us, the subject of our cover story, "From California, here they come." ey are the folks who once frolicked on the beach at Venice, Calif, that coveted little stretch of Los Angeles known as the "Coney Island of the Pacific." ey include a young lady who, as they say, tore up the dance floor in a scene from "Back to the Future"; and the fellows who actually did special effects for such Hollywood films as "Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets." And you — our readers — get to meet them here in the pages of our metro, 27587 MAGAZINE. e timing couldn't be better: It is, after all, the 50th anniversary of "e Summer of Love." Keeping with our summer theme, look for our spread on the "Signs of Summer," specifically the names people bestow on that prized possession, the beach house. Add to that our annual look at "Books for the Beach." In our "Rewind" section, you'll get to experience anew the life of John D. Loudermilk, the Durham-born songwriter whose compositions struck gold for the likes of Johnny Cash, Jefferson Airplane, and Paul Revere and the Raiders. ere's also a write-up on the Pine State Creamery, the onetime North Carolina original that still invokes memories of those ice-cream headaches of old. Our regular "Field Trip" feature takes us to 27889, the coastal community of "Little Washington" on the banks of the Pamlico. In case you haven't already gotten enough Hollywood in this issue, you'll discover that this N.C. town has ties to famed film pioneer Cecil B. DeMille (ink "e Ten Commandments") and character actor Murray Hamilton ("e Graduate" and "Jaws"). We'd be remiss if we did not give a tip of the hat to our "Publisher's Circle," those community- minded entities whose annual commitment to advertise in 27587 MAGAZINE in effect makes them partners in bringing this magazine to you. Please join us in welcoming the Roark Premier Team as they join e Jim Allen Group, Whitley Furniture Galleries, Bright Funeral Home, Triangle Family Dentistry, Brooks Street Bowl, and Leli's Diner as well as Molly Maid, Wake Forest Downtown, and the Wake Forest Area Chamber of Commerce in this special group! ank you! While we're at it, we'd like to extend an invitation to more of our top corporate citizens to join 27587 MAGAZINE in this endeavor. So, come along as we — in the words of National Geographic — embrace "places to explore and discoveries to be made," only in our neck of the North Carolina Piedmont. Philip M. Read Editor & Publisher P erhaps they did leave their hearts in San Francisco, as the song goes, but they came here anyway — to North Carolina, where the streets might not be paved with gold, but the countryside can be lusher than an American greenback. Next advertising deadline: Aug. 25 Reserve early! Advertiser Index American Ballroom ...................................19 Backfin's Crabhouse ...................................12 Bobcat Vinnie ..................................................15 The Border Restaurant.............................15 Bright Funeral Home .................................21 Brooks Street Bowl.....................................36 Café Buongiorno, Bedford ......................49 Clocktiques ....................................................49 The College at Southeastern ................32 Creedmoor Music Festival......................25 Dick Larsen Pet Portraits ........................12 DPAC, Durham .............................................57 Feis in the Forest Irish Music Fest ......57 Flow Mini Cooper of Raleigh ................39 The Forks Cafeteria ...................................13 4 Fosters Candles, Youngsville ...............15 Gobbler's Run 5K ............................................6 Heritage Golf Club .....................................45 The Jim Allen Group/Kingston ...............2 The Jim Allen Group/King's Glen .......75 JPAC, Louisburg .............................................56 Leli's Diner .......................................................30 McMillian Design/IDS Architecture ..32 Molly Maid of Wake Forest ....................19 Moss Landing/Beacon Properties ......44 Music Academy South ..............................39 North Carolina General Stores ..........12 Ollies, Quaint Cafe & Gift Shop ..........12 Otto's Exteriors ............................................49 Page 158 Books ............................................13 PGB Gym, Rolesville ...................................36 Premier Dentistry ........................................36 The Rich Company, Washington .........45 Roark Premier Team ..................................76 Rosati's Pizza ...................................................15 Steel Rhino Property Inspections .......48 Sue Greer/Allen Tate Realtors .............19 Sugar Magnolia Café & Emporium ....13 Triangle Family Dentistry .........................39 UNC-TV ...........................................................47 Vink Signs & Designs ..................................36 The Vintage Lifestyle Experience ........18 Wakefield Lighting .......................................15 W.F. Area Chamber of Commerce. ...61 Wake Forest Coffee Company ...........12 Wake Forest Downtown ...........................7 Wake Health Medical Group ...............21 Whitley Furniture Galleries .......................5 Summer 2017 Vol. 4 No. 3 OurTeam Philip M. Read Editor & Publisher Bob Bogert Design Director Kathryn Rende Photographer Philip M. Read Jr. Senior Graphic Designer & Illustrator Lauren A. R. Koslow Web Designer Printed by About Us Wake Forest 27587 Magazine is published quarterly by 27587 Magazine LLC. ©2017 All rights reserved. Inquiries about advertising or any other correspondence should be sent to the publisher at P.O. Box 1074 Wake Forest, NC 27588 or via email at pread@27587magazine. com. Member

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