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The Grandest of Grand Prize winners—Prince of Canned Goods. Chef Brian Hardison in Black and Frank Griffs, sous chef of the Jolly Roger.

Outer Banks Chefs Rise to the Challenge

If the 3rd Annual Holiday Chefs Challenge at the Hilton Garden Inn Thursday night proved nothing else, Outer Banks chefs can take even the most common day-to-day foods and create something memorable. The Chefs...

Reindeer among holly.

Winter Lights, Outer Banks Holiday Magic

I’m surrounded by hundreds of thousands of lights, and it’s magical. I’m wandering through The Elizabethan Gardens’ paths at night, but with the radiance of Winter Lights illuminating the trail there’s plenty of light....

In the Wink of an Eye

There’s a shallow cardboard box behind the counter of Wink’s in Kitty Hawk that’s filled with old keys. Most are still attached to key chains marked with numbers or family surnames. One advertises a...

Big Curri-Shuck, Big Fun

You have to say this for the folks at Sanctuary Vineyards and I Got Your Crabs…they sure know how to throw a party. The Annual Big Curri-shuck celebration of oysters, crab, barbecue, wine, beer...

A Cast of Characters

By Michelle Wagner   Just over the bridge in Powells Point is a place where the imagination can run free. Here, the eyes of gargoyles follow visitors and miniature Big Foots are just underfoot....

OBX Dance Marathon: Fun for a Great Cause

Nine-and-a-half hours after the Riff Tides played the first notes of the First Annual G.E.M. Carpe DM Dance Marathon on Saturday, two dancers were still on the floor. Brittany Slaughter from Team Black Pelican...

Along the multi-use path parallel to Kitty Hawk Bay. Thats Daniel Cartin from Middletown, RI waving to the camera.

OBX Marathon Weekend-Something for Everyone

New York may have its five boroughs marathon, but the Outer Banks has its four towns race. For the past ten years the Outer Banks Marathon has featured a course winding through the towns...

OBX Pride Shows at School Carnival

The pride the Outer Banks takes in its schools is easy to take for granted, but that pride is one of the main reasons Dare County schools and students consistently perform so well. All...