Oyster Yaki Udon Rijad's Oyster Mushroom Broth, Bok Choy, Edamame, Sweet Corn By Got to Be NC Competition Dining Series' Fire in the City Competitor Chef Brian Williams of Upstream Serves: 6 Ingredients: 1ptMore >> A completely do-able way to make something a little outside of the box.More >> Have you heard of FOMO? It is the trendy term for the Fear of Missing Out. So many of us feel it when we're distanced from our smart phones or tablets for too long. Even though we might want to unplugMore >> FOMO is a phenomenon from which so many of us now suffer.More >> A day is coming when you just won't need a wallet anymore. There will be no cards or cash to carry. Your smart phone will give you the ability to shop just about anywhere. Panera is the latest in a growingMore >> Panera encourages customers to utilize a new app to order and pay for meals.More >> Ever wish you could use your iPhone without worrying about your privacy? Many of us don't realize that we may hold the power of privacy in our hands. Apple has heard its customers loud and clear andMore >> How two simple clicks can help you side-step hungry marketers.More >>
Product Testing: Flash Fingerz
Product Test of the week was Flash Fingerz. Brody and Ashley tested them out and had a great time with them! Flash Fingerz are $4.99 and can be purchased at Wal-mart.More >> Product Test of the week was Flash Fingerz. Brody and Ashley tested them out and had a great time with them! Flash Fingerz are $4.99 and can be purchased at Wal-mart.More >> If you're the kind of person who often loses their keys at the bottom of their purse, some new technology might help. Some new apps may let you open the door to your home with a virtual key instead.More >> New apps make it easier to get into your home but there are some questions you should ask before you use them.More >> Useful websites that could help you throughout your day!More >> Useful websites that could help you throughout your day!More >> Big yellow buses have returned to area roadways carrying children to and from school all morning and afternoon long. That means we all have to re-train our eyes to spot, and stop for, the flashing lightsMore >> Some school buses are now equipped with several cameras that can record a car passing a stopped school bus, get a photo of the driver, and a snapshot of the license plate.More >> Backpacks full of heavy textbooks are increasingly becoming a thing of the past. Now students are learning in a modern day classroom where more and more of them are toting technology instead with 24/7More >> Now that students have constant access to the cyber world, there are new security precautions parents and school districts have to be sure to take.More >> nSpired Natural Foods issued a recall of certain lots of peanut and nut butters released under several national and store brands because of a risk of salmonella contamination.More >> nSpired Natural Foods issued a recall of certain lots of peanut and nut butters released under several national and store brands because of a risk of salmonella contamination.More >> Facebook's recent effort to force people to adopt its standalone mobile messaging app has privacy-concerned users up in arms. Many of them believe the app is especially invasive.
Facebook's recent effort to force people to adopt its standalone mobile messaging app has privacy-concerned users up in arms. Many of them believe the app is especially invasive.More >> It happens in most families. You realize somehow your kids were able to download things from the internet but the catch is the download had a price and it was connected to your debit or credit card.More >> Steps you can take to make sure your kids don't make accidental online purchases.More >> When a product claims "the possibilities are endless", we need to know if that is true. In this week's product testing, Kristen and Ashley tested Insta Grip. It claims to be a fast and easy way to "hang,More >> Repositionable sticky tape helps keep rugs in place and claims to be great for those of you who scrapbook.More >> Crab Pagoda Chilled Crab, Corn and Avocado Salad layered between House Made Potato Crisps For the Crab Mix combine - 1lb cleaned crab meat - 1/2 red onion - 1 green bell pepper small dice - 1More >> The Fig Tree executive chef Greg Zanitsch shares his recipe which incorporates avocado and house made potato crisps.More >> Belly Fat Abomination 3 Levels of Abdominal Exercise OUT OF SHAPE LEVEL Terror squads, knee crunches, resist-a-ball crunches GETTING IN SHAPE LEVEL KB stand-ups, ball exchanges, single leg meet inMore >> WBTV Fitness Expert Nettie Reeves helps us banish belly fat.More >> Belly Fat Abomination 3 Levels of Abdominal Exercises OUT OF SHAPE LEVEL Terror Squats, knee crunches and resist-a-ball crunches GETTING IN SHAPE LEVEL KB stand ups, ball exchanges, single leg meetMore >> WBTV Fitness Expert Nettie Reeves helps us get rid of that unwanted belly fat.More >> Paul Durso with Durso Capital Management helps us plan a last-minute summer vacation while still keeping our spending down. According to a survey by American Express, two-thirds of Americans plan to travelMore >> If you want to take a last minute trip while keeping your budget in check, our financial expert has some advice. He says it's all about "the little things".More >> It's another sign we are living in a digital age. Many family attorneys now say they are seeing a trend where couples discuss BEFORE they get married what happens to the digital data they accumulate whileMore >> As "pre-nups" become more common, couples are adding something new.More >> iGuardians help fight online predators Last year, the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Homeland Security Investigations (HSI) worked over 4,000 online sexual predator investigations. ICE logged almost one million hours workingMore >> Immigration and Customs Enforcement offers assistance to families in catching and reporting predators of children.More >> Most recently it was restaurant chain PF Chang's and it's customers who fell victim to online hackers targeting debit and credit card numbers. The hack is still under investigation and the US Secret ServiceMore >> Steps you can take in the weeks following the most recent debit and credit security breach.More >> Moving to a new home is a difficult process for adults. It is even harder, sometimes, for children to grasp. The team from the local offices of Two Men and A Truck, the largest franchised moving companyMore >> Moving experts say turn the process into a game for kids.More >> Tesa Chef Clark Barlowe Heirloom Restaurant 5g whole black pepper 3g cloves 1 allspice berry 1g nutmeg 2g red pepper flakes 36g salt 1g sodium nitrate 3# pork belly 15g garlic 20g red wine 1.More >> As a preview to the Bacon, Brews and Cruise-In event on June 29th, a local chef shows how to cure a pork belly for unsmoked bacon.More >> Christine Cofer was gardening one day and realized there was much more food than she and her family could eat. She wanted to utilize some unused land in Catawba County to grow food for those in need whetherMore >> Hope Garden helps feed those in need.More >> Tuna Tartare: Chef Michael Shortino, BAKU 2 ¾ lbs Raw tuna meat, diced 1 teaspoon shallot, finely diced 1 tablespoon grapeseed oil ¼ teaspoon fresh wasabi 1 teaspoon soy sauce 1 ½ teaspoon ponzuMore >> Chef Michael Shortino, from popular South Park restaurant BAKU, shares a unique dish.More >> When you can get someone else to do the work, giving your dog a bath is a breeze. Today not only can your pooch be pampered, but you'll be helping out a good cause. National dog daycare chain Dogtopia,More >> Dog daycare, Dogtopia, partners with Paws With A Cause.More >> If you have a teen or tween in your life, there's a good chance they're playing Minecraft. There are even plush toys, posters, tee shirts and more in the offline world that kids can buy. Our cyberMore >> However, our Cyber Expert says parents need to pay close attention when their kids are playing.More >> The American Cancer Society Road to Recovery program in Charlotte is looking for volunteers in the Queen City and surrounding areas. They would help the organization transport local cancer patients inMore >> Road To Recovery program helps those who have limited access to transportation.More >> Typically, when he visits, Coach LaMonte is sharing his words of wisdom to help all of us lead better lives. This week, as Father's Day approaches, Coach decided to let his kids do the talking. TheyMore >> This week Coach lets his kids do the talking.More >> The mission of Communities in Schools is to empower students to stay in school and achieve in life. Each year the organization serves 6,000 students in our community in 43 Charlotte Mecklenburg schoolsMore >> Dine Out For Kids to be held on June 17th.More >> Fighting cancer, with style, is the mission of HairWalk Charlotte. The runway show will be held on August 8th at the Charlotte Convention Center. It's centerpiece is a survivors walk where cancer survivorsMore >> Event to raise awareness for breast cancer research and a local organization is in search of survivors to participate in brand new local event.More >> It is called Ransomware. Recently, some people living in Australia woke up to find their iPhones and iPads were being held hostage. Now the same attack is traveling the globe. The ransomware is goingMore >> Virus first hits in Australia and now our Cyber Expert says it is making its way to other countries, including ours.More >> It isn't easy for adults to process the loss of a loved one. That task is even more difficult for children. Camp Mostly Smiles, through Hospice of Cleveland County, is a one day retreat which helpsMore >> Writing and other activities help children express their grief.More >> The Jazz Arts Initiative is a non-profit with a mission of promoting, educating, and preserving jazz and related art forms in our community. It's Jazz Room series at the Stage Door Theater is now in it'sMore >> Monthly Jazz Room series moves to Friday nights in July and adds a second show. July performance to feature Grammy nominated trumpeter.More >> In April, Microsoft stopped supporting Windows XP and Office 2003. The products still work but Microsoft won't be creating any new patches to fix security problems. Scammers are now searching for WindowsMore >> As Microsoft stops supporting it's Windows XP platform, users need to know where to go to get honest help with security issues.More >> 5 FUN THINGS YOUR PHONE CAN DO! 1. Create a mobile hotspot: You can turn your smartphone into a mobile hotspot that creates a Wi-Fi personal cloud! Go to your device's settings menu and createMore >> Most of us use our phones for calling, email, and texting but smart phones have a few hidden talents you might not realize.More >> Seven of the 10 most deadly days of the year on the roads for teens happen between Memorial Day and Labor Day. That's part of the reason an effort called the "100 Deadliest Days" is now underway, accordingMore >> Memorial Day begins a dangerous period of time on the roads for the youngest drivers.More >> When it comes to getting your workout in this holiday weekend, fitness coach Nettie Reeves says it's okay if the gym is closed. She visited WBTV News Saturday Morning to share some alternatives to theMore >> Our fitness coach, Nettie Reeves, has some alternatives to exercise class.More >> When it comes to putting down some hot dogs, no one does it better than competitive eating champion Joey Chestnut. He has already qualified for this year's big hot dog eating competition on Coney IslandMore >> Ranked number one in the world, Joey Chestnut can eat 69 Nathan's hot dogs in 10 minutes.More >> When it comes to putting down some hot dogs, nobody does it better than competitive eating champ Joey Chestnut. He is ranked first in the world. This weekend, Chestnut is in town for Coca-Cola SpeedMore >> Joey Chestnut has already qualified for the July 4th Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest on Coney Island in New York.More >> This weekend, the town of Mint HIll will celebrate it's inception while supporting local non-profit organizations. The 2014 Mint Hill Madness runs through Sunday, May 25th at Veterans Memorial Park. OnMore >> Celebration of founding of the town already in full swing.More >> West Mecklenburg High School senior Jordan Rice couldn't believe it. "I was really surprised and happy that it was so successful," Rice said. He was chosen as the branch manager of the student run creditMore >> Hawks Metro Credit Union is a partnership with Charlotte Metro Credit Union.More >> You put your children on the bus every morning and trust that the driver will get them to school safely. How much time do you spend thinking about the bus itself? Is it safe and working properly? ConsumerMore >> WBTV searches through years worth of safety reports to see whether the buses your children ride every day are being maintained as they should be. In some cases, the answer is no.More >> A report released by the Pew Research Center says the number of Americans who say they've had their accounts hacked and important personal information stolen online is on the rise. 18% of adults saidMore >> New research shows the number of people who have had their personal information online hacked is growing.More >> Want your newly minted high school graduate to do well in college while still staying in touch with you back home? From the latest laptops and tablets to mobile phones and accessories, it is possibleMore >> Ideas that center around the latest technology.More >> According to a new report released by the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the FBI is building the facial recognition database of the future, the Next Generation Identification (NGI). However, thisMore >> Criminal or not, you might be, and you wouldn't even know it.More >> Charlotte Chef Bruce Moffett, the man behind several restaurants in town including Barrington's and Stagioni, is hitting the road to participate in a weekend-long culinary experience. He'll be a partMore >> Charlotte chef to participate in first annual culinary weekend at Omni Amelia Island Plantation in Florida.More >> As a kid, or maybe even as an adult, who didn't want dessert before the meal instead of after? Now you can get an entire three course "dinner" of beautiful desserts. Charlotte's "The Secret Chocolatier"More >> "The Secret Chocolatier" to offer three dessert dinners featuring elements of spring and summer.More >> Many of our favorite, free email programs are not private. Our cyber expert says it really is happening across all email applications and it is buried in the privacy policies. Look closely at theMore >> Another reason you should be reading online user agreements very closely.More >> You're starting to see them. The spiders and bugs that, now that it's warm, have started to crawl into the open. Carolina Pest Management has 75 years in the pest control business and knows how to spotMore >> This is the time of year spring pests begin to emerge.More >> Whether you've owned your home for some time, or you're building or buying new, there are ways to incorporate the latest technology into that home. "Smart Homes" can be anything from adding alarm systemsMore >> Can giving your home a technology facelift increase your property value?More >> What mom doesn't like to be pampered? On her special day this year, the staff at Beauty Brands offers up some ideas for the perfect gift. From bath gels to nail colors and skin cream, they visited WBTVMore >> If you're looking for a Mother's Day gift, these are a few options.More >> Looking for a unique way to celebrate mom on Mother's Day this year? How about a trip to the Gaston County Museum of Art and History for a lesson in the history of tea? On May 10th at 11:30am the museumMore >> How about treating mom to a spot of tea on her special day?More >> If anybody knows fish, it is the folks at the Carolina Fish Market in Charlotte. They say they often hear from their customers that they'd grill more fish if they only knew how. Jim Seidel from theMore >> Advice from fish experts on taking advantage this summer of what the Carolina coast has to offer.More >> Eating a healthy meal is made very easy if this product gets two thumbs up this morning. The 2-tier Microwave Steamer promises healthy meals in minutes, cooking up to two dishes at a time in the microwave. KristenMore >> Promises healthy meals in minutes.More >> This weekend, April 26th and 27th, is an opportunity to stroll along one of Charlotte's greenways and view the work of fine and emerging artists. The Kings Drive Art Walk is a part of Festival in theMore >> Scenic greenway to host artists and visitors.More >> It is nearly time for one of the tastiest annual events in our area. The South Carolina Strawberry Festival begins on Friday, May 2nd. Fort Mill, SC will be transformed into the strawberry capital ofMore >> Fort Mill, SC to become the world strawberry capital for two days in May.More >> A big day for more than 700 8th grade students from 40 Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools. They filled Memorial Stadium for a day of fun with none other than Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton. For theMore >> Carolina Panthers quarterback spends the morning with middle school students from across the area.More >> From learning about wines, to tasting some of the best made, this is an event for anyone who likes the idea of pairing great blends with delicious food. Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend begins Tuesday, AprilMore >> We are days away from the start of a weekend of tasting.More >> Grilled Romaine Wedge Salad with Blue Cheese Dressing Recipe by Charlotte Culinary Expert Heidi Billotto email@example.com www.HeidiBillottoFood.com 2 heads Romaine lettuce, cut in half lengthwise 2More >> Grill it indoors, or outdoors, and its the perfect pairing for this easy dressing.More >> The thought of spending a little time at the spa can be tempting, but the reality check is that it can be expensive. That's where Spa Week comes in. This national event promotes a wellness lifestyleMore >> Think of it as Restaurant Week but for your physical well-being.More >> Cyber Expert Theresa Payton often warns us that we should turn the WiFi on our devices to the "off" position if we're not using it. She says it is a good way to protect your privacy and security. NowMore >> "Good-Guy" hackers create drone that can pull personal information from your phone simply by fooling your WiFi connection.More >> A popular question our Cyber Expert, Theresa Payton, gets from viewers is how to manage password overload while still protecting passwords from snoops. Now, wearable technology is appearing and thereMore >> Now there is some wearable technology that could make logging in a little easier.More >> This is the time of year when we all look at our yards and landscape and think that maybe it needs just a little "something". A container garden is an easy way to add new life. Melodie McDanal, GGIAMore >> It turns out, it is pretty simple and affordable to add some drama and color to the perfect (and easy) container garden.More >> On April 12, 2014, uptown Charlotte will be filled with some of the best male and female professional cyclists around. This annual event is returning for the 11th year. The Novant Health InvitationalMore >> Annual race to benefit Brain Tumor Fund Carolinas.More >> The Charlotte Arborists Association's Annual Tree Climbing Competition comes to Freedom Park in Charlotte this weekend. The free event demonstrates proper technique and equipment used in tree care andMore >> We all did it as kids, but now a competition brings some of the best tree climbers to our area.More >> Avoiding those new baggage fees when you fly means many people are trying to squeeze what they can into two carry on bags. The only problem with that is dragging those bags around the airport can be aMore >> Can it make it easier to maneuver around the airport?More >> "The Art of Coaching". Everywhere he goes people ask Coach LaMonte, "Coach what do you do and who do you coach"? So this week he answers the question. Coach says having a coach in your life helpsMore >> Master Life Strategist Coach LaMonte explains the benefits of having a coach in your life.More >> Sweet Potato and Chocolate Chip Bread Recipe by Charlotte Culinary Expert, Heidi Billotto firstname.lastname@example.org www.HeidiBillottoFood.com 2-3 large local sweet potatoes, baked and mashed to make 2 cups 1More >> Culinary expert Heidi Billotto shares a recipe for a delicious and easy sweet bread.More >> Zia Pia Imports is bringing some of Italy's finest foods to the Charlotte market. Some of the products imported by Zia Pia Imports are used in the recipe below. Mezze Rigatoni with Ricotta by RiccardoMore >> A true Italian dish using products imported from Italy by a local company.More >> Groupings of desks are called neighborhoods. The kitchen is called the club. There's a wellness room if you just need a little private time to collect your thoughts. There are nods to the Peanuts cartoonMore >> Design of new MetLife offices in Ballantyne meant to focus on collaboration and community.More >> It is one thing to have your email account taken over and all of your friends are spammed. It is something entirely different when a hacker decides they want to take your entire online life and hold itMore >> One man's story is a lesson for us all.More >> If you have a serious sweet tooth, do we have a festival that is right up your alley. It is the annual Sweet Tooth Festival, held this year at the Omni Hotel in Charlotte on March 23rd from 2pm-5pm. TicketsMore >> A celebration of all things sweet.More >> Have you ever wondered what it sounds like inside a blood vessel, or what the inner ear has to do with the way you see? Children and their families can learn about all types of mysteries of the humanMore >> Exhibit at the Catawba Science Center runs through June 1st.More >> Fewer people have a more keen eye in the grocery store than Jared Goodman. For years the teen has been a contributor to WBTV News Saturday Morning, sharing his latest downsized product finds. This morningMore >> Think you're getting what you've always paid for? Ask Jared first.More >> Coach LaMonte's mission this week is to get you into a place where you stop Sleepwalking and start playing an active role in your life. Coach says: Get out of the B.E.D B: Blame & Broken Promises E:More >> Master life strategist Coach LaMonte helps us play a more active role in our own lives.More >> Do you have a new pet or are you planning to get one? It can be a difficult and stressful time trying to teach your pet the rules of his or her new household. Hailey Woods from Camp Bow Wow in MatthewsMore >> Pet experts help you and your new pet get off on the right foot...or paw.More >> The internet has brought with it some new terms. Like LOL or IMHO. How do you write those words properly when sometimes you see them in mixed case, and other examples show them in all capital letters? WhoMore >> A style guide to help us figure out how to spell and properly use all of the new tech terms in our everyday vocabularies.More >> We know our email and social media accounts can be hacked, but did you realize your web browser can be too? It is called, simply, "Browser Hacking". Cyber criminals quietly take over your browser and trickMore >> Google calls it the number one user complaint so it is taking steps to stop cyber criminals.More >> Teens and tweens might look at what Jon Kelm collects and scratch their heads. Kelm deals in antique phonographs. He brought some to the WBTV studios to share them with the WBTV News Sunday Morning audience. ThoseMore >> Ahead of the Metrolina Trade Show Expo, we get a look at what are now antique ways of listening to music.More >> Apple-Cranberry Crisp Recipe courtesy: Weight Watchers Serves 8 ½ cup plus 2 tablespoons all-purpose flour ½ cup quick-cooking (not instant) or old-fashioned oats ½ cup sugar ¼ teaspoon cinnamon 1⁄8More >> Lori Pratt with Weight Watchers shares a recipe from the cookbook, "What to Cook Now".More >> Roasted Red Pepper Beef Stew Recipe courtesy: Weight Watchers Serves 4 1 (7-ounce) jar roasted red peppers (not in oil), drained 1 pound bottom round steak, trimmed and cut into 1-inch chunks 1 teaspoonMore >> Lori Pratt with Weight Watchers shares a recipe from the new cookbook, "What To Cook Now".More >> On the track, Sprint Cup driver Ryan Newman is all about speed. Catch him on his farm, near Statesville, and he's operating at a much slower pace. "I enjoy my off-season here," Newman told us when weMore >> Driver Ryan Newman and his wife Krissie open a non-profit animal welfare organization to teach children and help animals.More >> Hundreds of local children now have pearly white smiles after a two-day free dental clinic in west Charlotte. It was a partnership between Project LIFT and the North Carolina Dental Health Fund. ThisMore >> 700 children in the west Charlotte area received dental cleanings and many had their first experience in a dentist's chair.More >> There is a new bank in town. Most of us can't make any deposits at this credit union, though. It is set up solely for students at West Mecklenburg High School. This is the third time Charlotte MecklenburgMore >> Financial lesson for students is two-fold.More >> If your "tween" is already asking for a smart phone, this is information you should read. A new study shows almost 80% of teens now own a smart phone and many parents have told us they aren't sure whereMore >> The "birds and the bees" conversation has a close competitor with the "can I have a smart phone" talk.More >> Spiced Lamb Chop Loin With pomegranate and walnut herb salad Courtesy: Chef Alyssa's Kitchen Serves 2 8 to 12oz lamb loin chops 1 tsp ground star anise 1½ tsp cumin 1 tsp coriander ½ tspMore >> If you're looking for something to make for your Valentine this year, this meal might be just perfect.More >> Want to shop for great deals on a wide variety of RVs, camping supplies and information? Then you'll want to hit up the 24th North Carolina RV and Camping show coming to the Charlotte Convention Center. ItMore >> Longest running show of its kind in Charlotte will begin its run on February 21st.More >> With the emphasis on stopping bullying at school, and the increase in the cases of cyber bullying online, it is hard for kids and parents to always know what to do. At Pro Martial Arts in Indian Land,More >> Owner of a local martial arts studio shows us some anti-bullying techniques.More >> At Benjamin Franklin Plumbing, they knew it would be busy today. After the deep freeze, came the warm-up, and that's when frozen pipes can become broken pipes. "We have everyone in today and they'reMore >> We get a look at what it really takes to dispatch crews to people's homes on one of the busiest days of this year for plumbers.More >> Firefighters will tell you that flames have an insatiable appetite. Fire will burn until there is nothing left to fuel it. It will continue to heat surfaces and burn them up until it is either driven outMore >> Will fire resistant (FR) paint really slow the flames moving through a structure and buy firefighters more time to protect your property?More >> It is a battle for the best Super Bowl snack. On one side the owners of Toppers Pizza put together their newest creation. To make the Loaded Tot-zza™ you need ranch sauce, mozzarella cheese, tater tots,More >> The staff from Toppers Pizza and Buffalo Wings and Rings go head to head in a snack match-up with two great ideas for your football party.More >> From Adobe to Snapchat, Sony Playstation to Target, there are so many companies which have, of late, found themselves falling victim to cyber hackers. Cyber Expert Theresa Payton says they're after asMore >> Tools and tips to help you keep a closer eye on your personal information.More >> (CNN) -- A security firm has identified a teenager in Russia as the author of the malware used in the cyberattacks against Target and Neiman Marcus, and warned retailers to be prepared for more potentialMore >> A security firm has identified a teenager in Russia as the author of the malware used in the cyberattacks against Target and Neiman Marcus, and warned retailers to be prepared for more potential breaches.More >> Tax Tips for Your 2013 Filing From Bryan Philpott, Registered Financial Consultant and Keith Kelly, Investment Advisor Representative of Aspire Wealth Management -as shared on WBTV News Sunday Morning: TIPMore >> Several things to think about as you gather your tax information together.More >> The folks at Toast Cafe say you simply need a few ingredients to make a healthy omelette that can hold up to your New Year's Resolution. -2 eggs -Pitted Split Avocado -Jack Cheese -Pico de Gallo -CajunMore >> A healthy breakfast in a few easy steps.More >> Bruce Moffett of Stagioni joined WBTV Saturday Morning to cook up a roasted tomato and garlic soup.More >> Bruce Moffett of Stagioni joined WBTV Saturday Morning to cook up a roasted tomato and garlic soup.More >> The North Carolina Attorney General's Office is warning of an up tick in the number of people reporting a recurring scam. The Attorney General first sent out a warning about this a year ago. ResidentsMore >> Phony post cards indicate you could receive gift cards for Walmart or Target.More >> There is a little more help in the effort to fight child porn online. Yahoo!, Google and Microsoft have pledged to do more to remove child porn and other inappropriate photos from searches and YouTube. WBTV'sMore >> Microsoft, Google and Yahoo agree to use technology at their disposal to protect children.More >> Fans of the Cinemax drama Banshee filled an uptown Charlotte theater on Thursday night. They were getting a first-look at the first episode of the new season about to premier on the cable TV network. JustMore >> New season of the Cinemax drama Banshee premiers in Charlotte to a crowd full of fans.More >> It is a project that worked so well in four Project L.I.F.T schools, it will now be rolled out to 17 additional schools within the Charlotte Mecklenburg district. Teachers can apply. The top tier thatMore >> 17 Charlotte-Mecklenburg schools chosen to participate in a program that will compensate teachers who are willing to take on more responsibility and better focus on student needs.More >> At his Cornelius coffee shop, Tony Vo accepts payments in the form of cash, credit, debit, gift cards and Bitcoin. "We have people come in who say they don't even like coffee, they just wanted to payMore >> The digital currency is now accepted by more online retailers and there is a Charlotte brick-and-mortar shop that's taking it now too.More >> We product tested the Conair Updo Clip. It's supposed to let users make French twists in their hair. Click on the video to see how it did.More >> We product tested the Conair Updo Clip. It's supposed to let users make French twists in their hair. Click on the video to see how it did.More >> Nathan Volz, the Executive Sous-Chef at The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte shared his recipe for the Humming Bird Cake. Humming Bird Cake Pecans 1cup All-purpose flour 3 cups Baking powder 1 teaspoonMore >> Nathan Volz, the Executive Sous-Chef at The Ritz-Carlton, Charlotte shared his recipe for the Humming Bird Cake.More >> Nettie Reeves talks mission and systems first and demonstrates the use of kettle bells. "Your Mission" 1. Decide your mission 2. Focus on the system "Gym Buster" 1. Warm up 2. Kettle Bell Demo "Home" GetMore >> Nettie Reeves talks mission and systems first and demonstrates the use of kettle bells.More >> Judson Gee with JHG Financial came into our studios to talk share financial tips for the new year. Here are the highlights: Estate planning - Do you have a will, and if you don't, do you plan to getMore >> Judson Gee with JHG Financial came into our studios to talk share financial tips for the new year.More >> We've become accustomed to hopping on free wireless networks when we travel. There's a new warning now about how new tools have made it easier than ever to snoop on you while you surf at the airport orMore >> A "Good-guy" hacker finds a way to snoop on people using free wi-fi. Our Cyber Expert says there are ways to stay safe when using public networks.More >> Cordon Bleu Crepes Recipe Courtesy Mimi's Cafe Ingredients Herb Crepe Recipe: 1 cup AP Flour 5 ea Eggs, Whisked until smooth 2 cups Whole Milk (needs to be warmed to 90°F) 2 tsp Salt 6 ozMore >> A unique way to use the leftover holiday ham in your refrigerator.More >> On Christmas Eve and Christmas Day so many of us watched the movie A Christmas Story. Many people saw it more than once. Coach LaMonte was watching and after a few viewings started to look at it differently. HeMore >> Coach LaMonte uses the wisdom of "A Christmas Story" to help us move from 2013 to 2014.More >> The Queen City Brewers Festival will take place on February 1, 2014 at the NC Music Factory. Check out the video for examples of what you'll see at the festival.More >> The Queen City Brewers Festival will take place on February 1, 2014 at the NC Music Factory. Check out the video for examples of what you'll see at the festival.More >> Beginning Monday, December 30, Discovery Place in Charlotte has winter break camps for kids in grades kindergarten through third grade. Check out the list and video for an idea of what participants willMore >> Beginning Monday, December 30, Discovery Place in Charlotte has winter break camps for kids in grades kindergarten through third grade. Check out the list and video for an idea of what participants will get to do during camps.More >> Executive Chef Larry Schreiber with Stagioni shared his Tiramisu Cheesecake with WBTV. Stagioni is opening in January, 2014. Tiramisu Cheesecake 1 pack store bought lady fingers Coffee or Espresso Batter 1lbMore >> Executive Chef Larry Schreiber with Stagioni shared his Tiramisu Cheesecake with WBTV. Stagioni is opening in January, 2014.More >> The Lava Seat is a heating and cooling pad that's meant to stay heated/cooled for 6 hours. We gave it a test to see if it went the full 6 hours.More >> The Lava Seat is a heating and cooling pad that's meant to stay heated/cooled for 6 hours. We gave it a test to see if it went the full 6 hours.More >> Target announced that it had sent all forty million customers an email about the data breach. This email announcement from Target opens the door for scammers to send out fake "Target" emails that containMore >> Target announced that it had sent all forty million customers an email about the data breach.
This email announcement from Target opens the door for scammers to send out fake "Target" emails that contain viruses that can lead to identity theft.
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Scottie Brown and Kortney Rehfuss with the Zootastic Park of Lake Norman came on the WBTV News Sunday Morning show to talk about the park's 5th annual Christmas Wonderland of Lights. The show runs throughMore >> Scottie Brown and Kortney Rehfuss with the Zootastic Park of Lake Norman came on the WBTV News Sunday Morning show to talk about the park's 5th annual Christmas Wonderland of Lights.More >> Jennifer Morton and Christina McKeiver with Rainbow Station at Charlotte came into our studios to talk about fun, easy winter crafts for children. Click on the video for more information.More >> Jennifer Morton and Christina McKeiver with Rainbow Station at Charlotte came into our studios to talk about fun, easy winter crafts for children. Click on the video for more information.More >> Coach LaMonte was back this weekend to talk about "Denying the G.R.A.V.E.: Steps to regaining your dream." Here's the acronym: G: Get out of your own way R: Read your dream statement daily A: ActionMore >> Coach LaMonte was back this weekend to talk about "Denying the G.R.A.V.E.: Steps to regaining your dream."More >> Joel Houston with Flowers Plus came in to talk about Winter Home Decorations. Click on the link to check out the details!More >> Joel Houston with Flowers Plus came in to talk about Winter Home Decorations. Click on the link to check out the details!More >> If you have been a Carolina Panther's fan for a while, and you've attended games at Bank of America Stadium, you know it hasn't always been easy to use your smart phone. With so many people in the standsMore >> Now fans will experience faster service when trying to text, Tweet, Facebook and call.More >> We ramp up our makeup and nail color just a bit for all of the holiday parties we'll attend. The beauty experts at Beauty Brands stores have all kinds of stocking stuffers and gifts, along with some greatMore >> Whether it is a gift for a friend, or a gift for yourself, the beauty experts have some options.More >> Some fast food workers in Charlotte spent the lunch hour on a street corner, holding signs and chanting. They were part of a national protest in 100 cities across the country. They're asking for a bigMore >> Local protestors are part of a 100 city nation-wide protest against fast food industry wages.More >> Each season brings its own trends for the clothes you wear every day. Now that we're nearly to the official start of winter, we asked for some help in nailing down the trends for 2013/2014. The staffMore >> From "infinity" scarves to neutral colored denim, a local boutique shows some of the top trends for the next few months.More >> It can be overwhelming to walk into a jewelry store and know exactly what to look for so you can ensure you'll get the most for your money. Tracy Ambrosecchio, a diamond expert with Forevermark, visitedMore >> Holiday shoppers may be hitting the jewelry stores and the should go in prepared.More >> Advice for would-be unsuspecting victims.More >> Advice for would-be unsuspecting victims.More >> WBTV once again welcomed guests from one of the best tourist attractions in the Carolinas. Two members of Columbia's Riverbanks Zoo staff visited the set of WBTV News Sunday Morning. Communications SpecialistMore >> WBTV once again welcomed guests from one of the best tourist attractions in the Carolinas. Two members of Columbia's Riverbanks Zoo staff visited the set of WBTV News Sunday Morning. Communications SpecialistMore >> Nettie Reeves TRANSFORM MY LIFE! Aerobic Working Phase What "Aerobic Working Phase" Means 1. Increasing the heart rate 2. Aerobic means "with oxygen" 3. Weight bearing exercises keep the bones healthy 4.More >> Nettie Reeves TRANSFORM MY LIFE!
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