SHARING THE SPIRIT OF THE SEASON WITH THE COMMUNITY

Carolina Designs Realty, Inc. sponsors a local family in need and the Outer Banks SPCA.  Their generous employees pulled together to donate nearly 150 pounds of dog/cat food, 40 pounds of cat litter, dog bones, dog/cat collars, leashes and cleaning supplies! In addition to the donations to the Outer Banks SPCA, Carolina …

Outer Banks Wedding Expo 2010

Calling all brides and grooms! The 12th Annual Wedding Expo hosts 130 vendors specializing in every aspect of holding weddings and special events in our area at First Flight High School on Saturday, January 9th through Sunday, January 10th.  During the expo, you will receive a welcome package, information about …

Elizabethan Christmas Celebration

The Guild of St. Andrew of Raleigh will hold in royal 16th Century England style, a Christmas celebration on Saturday, December 19 from 12:00 to 5:00 p.m. at Roanoke Island Festival Park. At 12:30 and 3:00 p.m., the royal family will perform a Christmas Pageant in the indoor theatre with …

First Flight Celebrated On Outer Banks

First Flight Society and the National Park Service honored the accomplishments of Wilbur and Orville Wright on December 17th at the 106th anniversary celebration of the first heavier than air powered flight.  This year’s distinguished guest speaker was Amanda Wright Lane, great grand niece of Wilbur and Orville. Mrs. Lane …

Howl for the Holidays

On Saturday, Dec. 12th at 4pm celebrate Howl for the Holidays at the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge.  A volunteer from the Red Wolf Coalition will lead a Holiday Howling at the sprawling refuge located approximately 20 minutes west of Manteo.  The resident wolves, the only endangered species found in …

Outer Banks Annual Christmas House

The infamous “Christmas House” has returned to the Outer Banks again this year. The Paulos family has done it again this holiday season and this glorious spectacle is a ‘must see’ every year.  You can park your car and wander around the yard to get the full effect and boost …

24 Year Old Message In A Bottle

Staff writer Peter Mucha from Philly.com, a commentary news source from the Philadelphia Inquirer and Philadelphia Daily News, reported recently that Heidi Mozzo waited 24 years before becoming the winner of the “Message in a Bottle Contest” she entered in 1985.  The bottle washed ashore after our nor’easter after completing …