More than a decade ago, Southern Shores residents Helen Ford and Ed Hazlett began discussing ways they could help the Outer Banks community. Inspired by an after-school program they read about in [...]
With record number of sea turtle nesting this year, please be mindful and respectful of their locations. It is mostly common sense and “wildlife courtesy,” but these 5 Ls sum up much [...]
Saving lives at sea has been a tradition on the Outer Banks since the first European settlers arrived here more than 400 years ago. Today, the primary responsibility for upholding that tradition [...]
Most visitors to the Outer Banks think of it as “my beach vacation.” Most residents the Outer Banks think of it as “my maritime community.” And everyone thinks of Cape Hatteras as the yardstick [...]
If you blink you might miss it: Driving through Colington Island, which lies just west of Kill Devil Hills, an unobtrusive, time-weathered sign marks the gravel road that leads to Endurance [...]
Rosie Hawthorne's recipe for Carolina Blue Eggs – Carolina blue for our blue sky and blue crab. Along with two other egg-ceptional breakfast dishes for your gustatory pleasure – Eggs Hawthorne [...]
I have owned my house for 15 years and have yet to read past the first few lines of my homeowner’s insurance policy. Not ever. It’s at about the third line that my eyes begin to glaze over; [...]
The beginnings of Mornay Sauce...Melt butter in saucepan. Add flour. Stir constantly for about a minute.
Why to Shop Local Our landscape has long brought innovative thinkers and artistic individuals in search of inspiration for invention, crafting, painting, and building. Recent times have seen a [...]
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