The Freshest Produce Around

Tomatoes growing at the Newbern’s farm in Currituck County. It’s been a great summer for local farmers. Take Hurricane Arthur out of the mix-and that was here and gone so quickly it hardly affected anything-and the weather has been as close to perfect for growing tomatoes, potatoes, corn and just about anything else grows in … Continue reading The Freshest Produce Around

Outer Banks Vacations – Affordable Fall Rates

Condominiums and townhomes are often located in prime locations that are convenient to community events, activities, shopping, and restaurants. They often offer access to amenities such as swimming pools, tennis courts, work out facilities and other private common areas like private access to beaches. This provides you and your family luxuries you may not otherwise … Continue reading Outer Banks Vacations – Affordable Fall Rates

36th Annual Wright Kite Fest Last Saturday & Sunday

Here’s one of those little known facts about the Wright Brothers-on October 24, 1911 Orville Wright launched a glider from the sand dunes of Kitty Hawk (as that area of Kill Devil Hills was known at the time) and soared for a world record 9 minutes and 45 seconds. It was a record of achievement … Continue reading 36th Annual Wright Kite Fest Last Saturday & Sunday

Gin Blossoms & Spin Doctors Come to Outer Banks

The Gin Blossoms on statge at Roanoke Island Festival Park. It would be tough to picture a better setting for a rock concert than Roanoke Island Festival Park in Manteo, especially on Thursday evening when the Gin Blossoms, Spin Doctors and Scars on 45 came to town. This was the last Brew Thru Summer Series … Continue reading Gin Blossoms & Spin Doctors Come to Outer Banks

Vivo-Spanish Mustang Colt, Recovering Well

This is a nice little feel-good story. About six weeks ago one of the Spanish Mustangs of the Corolla Wild Horse herd gave birth to Vivo-who, unfortunately had a severe birth defect that did not allow him to walk on his hoofs. In the wild, Vivo would have died a painful lingering death, but the … Continue reading Vivo-Spanish Mustang Colt, Recovering Well

Outer Banks Bush League

Hoping for their chance at professional baseball, collegiate ballplayers make their way to the Outer Banks every summer hoping their skills will catch the eye of a scout. To David Menzies that’s a compelling story, and he’s hoping his reality concept, Bush League: The Show, will make it to the big leagues of network TV. … Continue reading Outer Banks Bush League

Hurricane Arthur–Should be Here and Gone Quickly

Hurricane Arthur is all set to make life on the Outer Banks interesting. As hurricanes go, no one can remember seeing a hurricane this early in the season, and checking over historic records, it is very rare for coastal NC to experience a tropical system this early. Very, very rare. If there can be a … Continue reading Hurricane Arthur–Should be Here and Gone Quickly