Jun 20

Looking south at the new multi-use path in Duck. Walkers and runners to the right, Bike path in the middle. NC 12 on the left.
Kudos to Duck — Multi-path design is a real winner

Foot traffic and bike…never the twain shall meet with this plan. No more joggers or walkers greeted with frantic cries of, “On your left. On your left,” from bicyclists. For anyone who has never experienced this, be assured, it can be pretty terrifying.


The complete inventory is now on display at Jubilee Music Store.
A sweet move: New digs put Jubilee Music in its full glory

That inventory may have been available at the old location, but if that was the case -- and it was -- there was probably some sort of divine intervention that kept the original store from bursting at the seams.

Jun 11

Great weather, fantastic food and rocking music greeted crowds at the Outer Banks Food Truck Showdown on Sunday.
Great food, great times at Food Truck Showdown

The weather was perfect with some great music from Of Good Nature. A great reggae sound with a strong, funky beat.   With 13 food trucks on hand and just five hours to sample as much as possible something had to give at Sunday’s Outer Banks Food Truck Showdown at the Event Site in Nags […]

Jun 4

The Motley Tones singing pirate songs at Dare Day.
Outer Banks perfection at 44th Annual Dare Day in Manteo

There is a reason why we just had our 44th Annual Dare Dare in Manteo. It is just so perfectly small-town, that it manages to capture in just a sfew hours so much that is wonderful about the Outer Banks.

Jun 1

A a beautiful early summer day on the Kitty Hawk beach.
A glorious start to another season on the Outer Banks

Summer has come to the Outer Banks, and what a spectacular beginning it has been. Warm sand, bright sunshine and a cool but not quite cold ocean.

May 27

Great white sharks ping off the Outer Banks shoreline

According to OCEARCH, which has made a science of tracking sharks in the world’s oceans, Jefferson, Cabot and Hal have sent signals in the past few days indicating they are just a couple of miles offshore.

May 27