Tagged: Kip Tabb

Outer Banks SNAP

A SNAP of a Time

By Kip Tabb Serendipity is one of those times when everything seems to come together at the right time. When the local SNAP (Special Needs Ability Program) came to the Outer Banks Children at Play...

BOEM map showing lease areas in blocks and areas considered most likely to yield petroleum resources.

OBX-Strong Showing at Norfolk Oil/Gas Lease Meet

  With the announcement that the Federal Government was opening the offshore waters of North Carolina to oil and gas exploration, concerns—and fears—about the environmental impacts oil or gas wells could have, have boiled...

The Ladles crew takes a quick break for a photo shoot.

Ladling Out Soup & Dreams at Ladles

 By Kip Tabb –  The concept behind Ladles, the soup and sandwich shop that just opened in Kill Devil Hills, is simple—homemade soup made fresh daily, all sandwiches and salads made to order and...

Ready for a workout at the Gym.

The Gym-New Owners in Kitty Hawk

 By Kip Tabb –  There has been a gym sandwiched between Island Books and Zen Pops in Kitty Hawk for the past eight years, but a new name—the Gym—and new owners with some new...

Chef Wes Stepp of Red Sky Catering in black at the 2015 Wedding Expo. Photo by Julie Dreelins Productions.

OBX Expo Showcases Local Wedding Industry

By Kip Tabb Here is the important information for brides, grooms and their families planning on attending the 2016 Outer Banks Wedding Expo: bring a good appetite, comfortable walking shoes and be ready to...

The Wright Property Management offices in Kitty Hawk will now be the Brindley Beach Vacations offices for Nags Head, Kill Devil Hills and Kitty Hawk.

Brindley Beach Buys Wright Property Management

By Kip Tabb – With the acquisition of Wright Property Management in Kitty Hawk by Brindley Beach Vacations, the recent trend of larger Outer Banks property management firms purchasing smaller companies continues. First opening...

Giant duck kite at the AKA convention held at the Visitor's Bureau Event Site in Nags Head

Kites Paint the Sky in Nags Head

Article and Photos by Kip Tabb –  It would be hard to imagine a better way to tell the world about the Outer Banks than the 37th Annual American Kitefliers Association (AKA) happening this...