aaa http://wfae.org en Expect Busier Memorial Weekend Traffic http://wfae.org/post/expect-busier-memorial-weekend-traffic <p>A larger than normal number of motorists in North Carolina will be taking to the roads this holiday weekend, despite much higher gas prices than this time last year.</p><p> Thu, 22 May 2014 15:22:25 +0000 Kevin Kniestedt 51461 at http://wfae.org Expect Busier Memorial Weekend Traffic Is Battery Program Environmentalism Or Profit For AAA Carolinas? http://wfae.org/post/battery-program-environmentalism-or-profit-aaa-carolinas <p>Saturday is Earth Day, so it's the time of year when companies, non-profits, and advocacy groups urge you to do your part to save the environment. One example: AAA Carolinas has an annual promotion called the Great Battery Roundup, where the organization offers $5 for drivers to turn in used or junk car batteries. The program may have environmental benefits, although the going rate for used batteries is often more than double on the open market.</p><p> Fri, 19 Apr 2013 16:43:11 +0000 Ben Bradford 25609 at http://wfae.org Is Battery Program Environmentalism Or Profit For AAA Carolinas?