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Riding on the beach in Corolla. (Lto R)LeeAnn McGraw, Maggie, Cody Edwards leading the horse. Cody walked the length of the ride. 0

Riding a Wish Along the Beach

Maggie’s dream of riding a horse on the beach was going to happen. Living in Wisconsin, realizing that dream seemed difficult for the 15-year-old, but sometimes wishes do come true. Almost from infancy her...

Two novels by Matthew Quick. 0

The Master Storyteller

“I create novels. That’s what I do. I’m a story teller.” With those three simple sentences, Matthew Quick, author of the best selling novel The Silver Linings Playbook and a just released novel, Love...

Fireworks over Manteo. 1

Thoughts on Independence Day

There is something special about witnessing Independence Day fireworks at the edge of this continent. With the darkness of the sea as a backdrop, it as though the explosions that light the sky are...

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Independence Day Celebrations

It looks like there’s a weekend of fireworks and celebrations this year for Independence Day on the Outer Banks. With July 4th falling on Saturday, in Duck and Corolla—areas most heavily impacted by changeover...

Zachary Pfrimmer as Gaston explaining to his adoring fans the nuances of hunting. 0

Beauty & the Beast at RIFP

Our imaginations can take us on wonderful journeys and the performance of Beauty and the Beast by the University of Greensboro Student Opera Company took the audience on a trip to a land of...

Brindley Beach Corolla office in flames, Friday, June 12, 2015. 1

Brindley Beach Phoenix Rising

Everyone handles disaster differently. For Doug Brindley, President of Brindley Beach Vacations, when the company’s Corolla offices burned to the ground on June 12, the way forward was to accept what happened, figure out how...

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New Settlement for Bonner Bridge

RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Transportation (NCDOT), NC Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) have finalized a settlement agreement with Defenders of Wildlife and the...

And they're off! Competitors begin running the 2015 Storm the Beach. Photo, Kip Tabb 0

Storm the Beach=Family Fun

A mile or so into Storm the Beach, as Team Phillips of Lewes, Delaware, scrambled over another obstacle, Mom (Karen) Phillips commented, “It’s a good family activity.” Seeing her later in the race, she...

Former Commissioner Bill Pitt outlining the history of beach nourishment funding on the Outer Banks 0

Heated Comments at KDH Meeting

At the last public hearing on the Kill Devil Hills 2015-16 budget before a vote is taken on June 24, emotions ran high as some residents questioned the fairness of the formula the commissioners...