In 1837, the notary Alphonse Daloz purchased the land comprising Le Touquet. At that time, Le … [Continue Reading]


The source from which Markham draws its name is rich in both resonance and history. In 1791, the … [Continue Reading]

Markham Ontario, Canada

Hsinchu is located in the northwestern part of Taiwan. The city is on the vital north-south freeway … [Continue Reading]

Hsinchu, Taiwan

County Meath is traditionally known as the “Royal County” because it contains the seat of the … [Continue Reading]

County Meath
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Sister Cities Has a Gifting Tree

If you live in Cary and have been up or down Academy Street over the past weekend, you have seen a lot of trees along the street - all decorated in different styles and colors.  This is the Town of Cary's Gifting Tree project.  Non-profits and small businesses can apply for a tree, which the Town provides and puts up for a nominal charge.  Each … [Read More...]

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Heart of Cary Share the Season

Tis the season to remember those who are less fortunate. Please support this wonderful LOCAL drive to provide gifts for deserving children.  You can donate a new, unwrapped toy at any of the collection points located in participating downtown Cary businesses.  A child will thank you! … [Read More...]


Sister Cities of Cary has hosted the following art exhibits and cultural programs supported in part by grants from the Lazy Daze Arts and Crafts Festival, a Cary-based festival supporting local arts and non-profit organizations and activities.
  • 2014 Ceilidh At The Cary
  • 2013 and 2014: International Children’s Day Festival of Cary
  • 2013:  ARTQUILTSrivers Quilt Exhibit at the Cary Arts Center
  • 2011: “Taiwan Sublime” photographic exhibition at Cary Town Hall Campus.