Category: Community

211 System Now a Part of Dare County

By Kip Tabb from press reports –  A 24-hour help line providing access to information on dozens of social, health and community services organizations in Dare County began service on April 1. Although the...

Outer Banks Economy Showing Strength

By Kip Tabb –  Speaking at the annual economic forecast breakfast at the Hilton Garden Inn in Kitty Hawk, cautious optimism and modest growth are the prediction for the economic future of the Outer...

Sandy Run Park

By Kip Tabb-          Sandy Run Park in Kitty Hawk may be the most beautiful municipal park on the Outer Banks, and with funding from the Outer Banks Visitor’s Center and an...

What’s Up Duck

By Monica Thibodeau- After a fairly mild winter, the Outer Banks is waking up and getting ready to greet our visitors. Folks that were here during our quieter months had the opportunity to attend...

There’s a Chameleon in all of us

By Donna Baum – “I create shoes that make people happy,” Rabiah Hodges, owner and visionary behind Chameleon Clogs, proclaims. Scrolled across the front window her mission is clear, “To create a clog as...

Perfection

By Jesse Fernandez –  The perfect wave, just those words conjure up images of offshore brushed lines peeling down a deserted point with palm trees gently waving over turquoise colored water, all under a...

Chamber President Retires

By Kip Tabb – John Bone, the longtime president of the Outer Banks Chamber of Commerce announced his retirement today. Although the last day of John’s service to the Chamber has not yet been...