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The Outer Banks Beach Fairy

A little know but important fact of Outer Banks life is the Beach Fairy, a retired tooth fairy who crossed the Wright Memorial Bridge to follow her dreams. There may be more than one beach...

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The Ground from Above

“Wind me up,” calls out my hang gliding instructor, Mike Patishall. It’s one of his signature signals that we’re ready to fly. Did I mention that I’m strapped above him — somewhat precariously it...

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Storm the Beach Family Fun

Storm the Beach is a fun race. A fun three races actually—a 5-mile, 3-mile and a one mile fun run. Taking place on the beach at Jennette’s Pier in Nags Head, the setting is...

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Fido on Federal Lands

With beautiful pristine beaches and nature at the Outer Banks doorstep there are very few places anywhere that call more to the spirit to be outdoors. There is something magical about spending a day...

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OBX Summer Beach Music

The Outer Banks summer season kicked off with in style this weekend with beach music and more beach music. It is, after all, the summer beach season. Sunday was a near perfect day up...

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Flight of the Drone

“Right toggle. Right. Right. Left. Left. Just a little . . .” Kitty Hawk Kites drone instructor, Alex Brewer is showing far more patience than I am as I try to master piloting a miniature...

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Jammin’ With Mustang Music

  Mike Diana’s Mustang Music Festivals are amazing. Whether its the Spring Jam held this past Sunday or his October Music Festivals, Mike manages to put together some of the most eclectic and engaging...

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Bravery on the High Seas

As German U-boats ravaged Allied shipping in WWII, the Battle for the Atlantic raged just off the Outer Banks coast. March of 1942 was the deadliest month of the war for Merchant Marines who...