Five OBX Places to Hear Live Music

Sunset view from the deck at Aqua Restaurant in Duck. The Outer Banks may be the best family vacation spot on the East Coast, which places pretty high up there in world rankings. In keeping with that, everyone, it seems-Joe Lamb Jr., & Associates included-has posted a list of things to do with kids. But … Continue reading Five OBX Places to Hear Live Music

Joe Lamb, Jr. Advice for a Hot OBX Day

Great advice from the lifeguards at the Black Pelican Beach Access in Kitty Hawk. It’s hot today. It’s really hot. Just checked Weather Underground and the dubious prize for the hottest place in North Carolina for today goes to Kill Devil Hills topping out at 99 degrees. Luckily the ocean temperature is just perfect right … Continue reading Joe Lamb, Jr. Advice for a Hot OBX Day

SUP-A Great Way to Tour the Outer Banks

SUP-Stand Up Paddleboarding has become one of the most popular water sports going in the past five or six years. Easy to learn with options for users from a relaxing paddle on flat water to riding the surf along the ocean, the it seems like people are out on SUPs everywhere along the Outer Banks. … Continue reading SUP-A Great Way to Tour the Outer Banks

Bonner Bridge Gets Green Light to Proceed

Press conference announcing the agreement between NCDOT and the SELC allowing construction of a new Bonner Bridge. Governor McCrory at the podium. Falling somewhere between miraculous and historic, NCDOT and the Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC) have reached an agreement that will allow construction of a replacement span for the Bonner Bridge to go forward … Continue reading Bonner Bridge Gets Green Light to Proceed

Describing a Perfect Outer Banks Beach Day

Here at Joe Lamb Jr., & Associates & Associates we don’t take credit for perfect Outer Banks beach days, but we’re also not shy about mentioning them when they come along. Almost any day on the beach is is an improvement over any other place, but every once in a while, a day comes along … Continue reading Describing a Perfect Outer Banks Beach Day

OBX Recognized the Little Red Mailbox of Hope

Sue Goodrich and her Little Red Mailbox of Hope. Sue Goodrich is one of the nicest people you would ever want to meet. She’s quick to smile, seems to have a kind word for everyone and she seems to believe that hope and a little bit of prayer is a good way to live your … Continue reading OBX Recognized the Little Red Mailbox of Hope

First Friday-OBX Summer Festival

First Flight High School Advanced Jazz Band performing at First Friday in Manteo. One of the best parts of summer on the Outer Banks is First Friday in Manteo held, well, the first Friday of every month in Manteo. Part celebration of the arts, small town life and the Outer Banks, for anyone who is … Continue reading First Friday-OBX Summer Festival

Fantastic Start to Summer-Brewfest & More

Now that was a great weekend . . . Saturday it was Rock the Cape down on Hatteras Island with local group Hound Dog Family Band-great sound and a lot of fun. Big Daddy Love was also on hand so the music was about as good as it gets. Sunday it was OBX Brewfest. Brewfest … Continue reading Fantastic Start to Summer-Brewfest & More