Holidays are over. Calendar flips to January. Resolutions abound. No more pizza for breakfast. Beer is not a food group. Do better. Be better.
Songwriter and frequent OBX visitor Jamie Trent is celebrating extra big this holiday season: His song, “Bullet Holes in the Sky,” co-written with Nashville-based Mary Gauthier, was named No. 11 on Esquire Magazine’s Best Country songs of 2018.
During the holidays, we all tend to get wrapped up in our family and friends. That’s never a bad thing. Spending time with your loved ones; taking the time and effort to pick out the perfect gift for those special folks in your life; shopping; eating; maybe a road trip to visit those not on …
The Outer Banks is home to a host of quaint and unique shops — and not-to-be-missed restaurants — which is a great reason to shop local. This holiday season, business owner have decked their halls in festive fashion hoping not only to spread some good cheer but also to encourage people to sp…
Donna Morgan Hollowell, owner of Deja New — a charming cottage-style shop in the Dunes Shops in Kitty Hawk — says her purpose in life is to artfully affect lives.
Fine wines, craft beer, live music, food from some of the best restaurants on the Outer Banks, and all of this enjoyed while taking in an expansive view of the Roanoke and Pamlico sounds. What better way to enjoy a fall Saturday afternoon?
Acclaimed director Akira Kurosawa once says, “For me, filmmaking combines everything. That’s the reason I’ve made cinema my life’s work. In films, painting and literature, theatre and music come together. But a film is still a film.”
Swimmers and beachgoers on the Outer Banks are in good hands, as evidenced by the results of the U.S. Lifesaving Association National Lifeguard Championships, which took place Aug. 8-11 in Virginia Beach.
The approximately 100 Banker Colonial Spanish Mustangs that roam freely on the northern-most reaches of Currituck County are, by far, one of the most popular attractions on the Outer Banks.
Located in the Buccaneer’s Walk plaza in Kitty Hawk, My Little Sunshine is every parent and grandparent’s dream shop. The children’s boutique — steps away from The Children’s Museum — offers new and gently-used children’s clothing (sizes NB — 7/8), baby gear, toys, books and more at affordab…
In 1968, when Dare County’s population was less than a quarter of what it is today, Joe and Ann Lamb rented a little office and opened up shop as Joe Lamb Jr. & Associates. Coming from Elizabeth City, the couple, who had a real estate background, chose to invest in the beach where they s…
Outer Banks storytelling traditions and digital technology have joined together in Coastal Voices: Linking Generations, a collaborative project that has transformed access to interviews with Hatteras and Ocracoke residents.
For some, the arrival of a new year may mean exercising more and eating better. For others, it might be time to commit to getting out of debt and saving for retirement. Or it could even be a time to learn something new and exciting, like painting or scuba diving.
What makes a certain holiday event or tradition stick in your mind for years to come? We asked a few tried and true Outer Bankers to share their favorite holiday memories and learned that most often it’s something simple and has nothing to do with material objects.
RODANTHE, N.C. – Ben and Debbie Huss drove the long road through the Outer Banks toward the house made famous by the movie “Nights in Rodanthe.”