Veterans Day is Saturday and restaurants, stores and other establishments across the country will be offering discounts, free meals and special deals to veterans and members of the military.
A familiar spot in Brunswick County is closing its doors.
Another restaurant can be added to the list of new places popping up in Leland.
A New Hampshire restaurant is banning tips in favor of raising menu prices to give its staff a salary of $45,000 to $50,000 per year.
In the next 20 years, Brunswick County is expected to add more than 62,000 people to its population.
While some restaurants in Downtown Wilmington have not been as busy as expected, they are hoping things take a turn as the Wells Fargo Championship is now in full swing.
After two years of hard work, Leland is getting an exciting new addition. Friday afternoon the North Brunswick Chamber of Commerce held a ground breaking ceremony for what is called Westgate Marketplace.
The Seattle chain said it will serve "affogato" varieties of hot or cold coffee over ice cream at 100 stores in Orange County, California, starting Wednesday.
Zaxby's, known for its chicken fingers and wings, is opening a new location in the county seat of Columbus County Monday.
A Wilmington-based restaurant says it has big plans to expand its reach.