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Rising milk prices affecting businesses

Milk prices are going up and it's costing more than ever for dairy products. Prices are not only affecting consumers, they're also affecting businesses that have to feed hundreds of people to make a profit.

Real Estate: It’s a buyer’s market

A new government report says home sales are dropping across the country. If you're in the market to buy a home this summer, you may just be in luck as the housing market has become a buyers' market.

Most local gas stations not equipped with generators

videoIf a hurricane hits, one thing people are going to want in the wake of a storm is gasoline. Are local gas stations are prepared to help if a natural disaster strikes here?

Deadline close for Ernesto business loans

The deadline to apply for business loans to recover from Tropical Storm Ernesto is in just a few hours. Gov. Mike Easley is reminding victims of the storm last August of the 9 p.m. cutoff for business loan applications.

Auto-shop reopens after fire

videoThree months ago, a fire destroyed a local auto body shop. Today Autoworks is bigger and better than ever. And it's owners are now being extra careful. Autoworks is up and running. In March a fire burned its market street location to the ground.

Local film business is booming

videoOne of the TV series considering calling Wilmington home is Lifetime's 'Army Wives.' The series may leave South Carolina, because filming perks are better here.

Progress Energy: Residents near nuclear plant not in danger

Progress Energy says people living near the Brunswick Nuclear Plant are not in danger after discovering a potentially toxic chemical near the plant.

Retail prices up for May

The government today reported that retail prices were up more than expected last month. But that might not be as bad as it sounds.

City taking new bids for convention center builder

It's been almost one month since Wilmington City Council members terminated a deal to build a river-front Marriott downtown. Over the last month they've been taking bids for a new builder.

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Holiday Cooking with Chef Neff: Leftover turkey and collard soup

Once you're tired of turkey sandwiches and casseroles, what's left to do with the Thanksgiving leftovers? Chef Dean Neff of Wilmington's Seabird restaurant recently...

‘It’s different’: Short lines, no crowds for dozens of shoppers this Black Friday

WILMINGTON, NC (WWAY) -- Despite the push to shop online this year, some big name stores in Wilmington opened their doors early Friday morning. It...