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Flowers at Jo Ann Lassiter and Dave Rohde's garden.

How Does Your Garden Grow?

By Cathy Baldwin Photography by K. Wilkins Photography –  Sand, sand spurs, salt, northeast winds, brazen deer, hot summers, hurricanes… it takes more than a green thumb to overcome—or work with—the natural obstacles of...

Tar Heel 2 at Seagate North in Kill Devil Hills. Thirty years of working with local farmers.

Homegrown Outer Banks

Stories By Kip Tabb, K. Wilkins Photography –  The Local Farm, the Local Fork The drive to the Outer Banks passes through some of the most fertile farmland in North Carolina—land that has been...

The Queen's Court at the Lost Colony.

Summer 2014 Calendar of Events

May & June OBX Mystery Dinner May 23 – September 1 Solve a character murder mystery over a four-course dinner at the Comfort Inn in Kill Devil Hills. obxmysterydinner.com Outer Banks Beach Music Festival...

Picking strawberries on a sunny spring day at the Malco's strawberry field.

Strawberry Picking

By Kip Tabb –  There is something about picking your own strawberries on a glorious spring day that reminds us that there is so much right in the world. Not that picking strawberries can...

Wind turbine at the Outer Banks Brewing Station.

Outer Banks Earth Day 2014

By Kip Tabb –    If there is a better place anywhere to celebrate Earth Day than the Outer Banks, I can’t imagine where it would be. There is a remarkable sense of witness...

Outer Banks Bike Week on tap all week long.

Outer Banks News Round-Up

By Kip Tabb Here it is the end of the week and a lot of news and events have come our way over the past week. Some of it’s good, some of it’s not...

Dressed for winter surfing on the Outer Banks.

Frozen Wax

By Jesse Fernandez –  Photo by Anthony “Fat Tony” Leone –  Surfing in the dead of winter can be a test of physical endurance, emotional fortitude and will power. This has been especially true...