First First Friday-Fun in Downtown Manteo

The first official First Friday of the year is coming up and in Manteo and there is so much to do, it’s hard to see how it will all fit into one evening. Next Friday, April 5 is that first Friday we’re talking about. Two really interesting events worth checking out are side by side … Continue reading First First Friday-Fun in Downtown Manteo

The Outer Banks, WWII & the Battle for the Atlantic

World War II was fought on the doorstep of the Outer Banks. The Battle for the Atlantic ravaged Allied shipping from the Caribbean to the North Sea and the coastal waters of North Carolina saw some of the heaviest losses. In March of 1942 more than 70 ships were sunk off the coast of North … Continue reading The Outer Banks, WWII & the Battle for the Atlantic