These goats are ready to help recycle Christmas trees. (Photo: KCCI)
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Goats make Christmas clean up ‘kids’ work

Goats are being tapped as an eco-friendly way to clean up after Christmas.
Kids celebrated the New Year at the Children's Museum of Wilmington Thursday. (Photo: Helen Holt)
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Kids toast and celebrate 2016 a little early

2016 is only a few hours away, but that can be a little too late for some. Kids and families celebrated at the Children's Museum of Wilmington at a more decent hour earlier today.
A family watches the Beach Ball Drop on Pleasure Island. (Photo: WWAY)
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Weather threat washes out Pleasure Island New Year’s Eve tradition

A New Year's Eve tradition in the Cape Fear will not happen this year.
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Quick and fun recipes for your NYE party

Looking for some quick and easy recipes to spruce up your New Year's Eve spread? Or, maybe you're going to a party and don't want to show up empty-handed. Chef Keith Rhodes from Catch on Market Street comes to your rescue with some fun ideas, topped with tradition.
Jim Simpson pulls into what used to be a designated taxi spot in downtown Wilmington (Photo: Madison Morgan/ WWAY)
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Taxi drivers prep for New Year’s Eve, face competition

Closing in on one of their busiest days of the year, taxi drivers are facing more competition than usual for New Year's Eve.
A family watches the Beach Ball Drop on Pleasure Island. (Photo: WWAY)
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Island of Lights Committee president shares beach ball history

A more than 20-year Pleasure Island tradition will add another year this Thursday night. The giant beach ball will drop to welcome in 2016 on Carolina Beach. And there is an interesting history behind this New Year's tradition.
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Girl who survived fire receives more than 700,000 Christmas cards

A little girl who survived a fire that killed her family had one of her Christmas wishes granted on a global level.
Wayne Thelander donated a kidney to his wife, Kristin. (Photo: KCRG)
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Man donates kidney to wife in time to enjoy holidays

An Iowa City woman received a rather unique gift this holiday season from her husband.
The day after Christmas, a pile of trees waits, at Ogden Park, to be recycled (Photo: Madison Morgan/ WWAY).
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Christmas tree recycling begins

There are multiple locations in the Wilmington area serving as Christmas tree drop off spots.
Last-minute shoppers enter stores at the Cotton Exchange on Christmas Eve (Photo: Madison Morgan/ WWAY).
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Shoppers find last-minute gifts

Downtown Wilmington was quiet today, but there were still a few shoppers trying to find those last-minute gifts.