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BENEFIT FOR MANTEO RESIDENT SHANE MILES
Feb. 22: Outer Banks Running Club to host Shane’s Cupcake 5K

It’s time to break a sweat and enjoy some sweets, all in support of a great community partner. Runners and walkers of all experience levels are encouraged to sign up…

Feb 16


Poor Richard’s Sandwich Shop and After Hours Pub: The roast beef abides

Story and Photos by Jim Trotman The weather finally turned a bit cold and thoughts turned to the French Dip; the beefy sandwich served “au jus” for dipping and with…

Feb 12


Buy Your First Home in One Year: A Step-by-Step Guide

The ultimate timeline ensures the smoothest of transitions.  A real yard. Closets bigger than your average microwave. The freedom to decorate however you darn well please! Making the switch from renting to owning is exhilarating, but many rookie homebuyers find the process trickier to navigate than they expected.

Feb 6


Rosie’s Recipes: A Little Lava Lovin’ Goes A Long Way

One can never go wrong with chocolate.  Whether or not you indulge in Valentine’s Day, these molten chocolate lava cakes, for purity of taste and simplicity of execution, are a…

Feb 4


Dare County Tourism Board Recap | January 2020

Dare County Tourism Board Recap | January 2020 from Outer Banks Visitors Bureau on Vimeo. Executive Director, Lee Nettles recaps the Dare County Tourism Board January 2020 meeting actions and…

Feb 5


This Month in Outer Banks History – The Battle of Roanoke Island

CURRENTtv is at Outer Banks History Center Did you know that Roanoke Island was the site of a strategically important battle during the American Civil War? “This Month In Outer Banks History”…

Feb 1


Homeownership Rate Climbs to 6-Year High

According to REALTOR®Magazine, Americans are facing challenges to homeownership, particularly with shrinking inventories of homes for sale, yet somehow more are still finding their way to becoming homeowners.

Jan 31


Stream On: Good clean fun – with a little murder thrown in

What to stream on TV: Murderous fun with Monk and Psyche

Jan 23


OBAR Recognizes Chair and Affiliate of the Year

The Outer Banks Association of REALTORS® (OBAR) held its first membership meeting of 2020 at Captain George’s Restaurant last week. The meeting began with 2019 President Jean-Paul Peron of The Outer Banks Real Estate Company at eXp Realty recognizing two members for their volunteerism to the association.

Jan 28


Skis on the seas

These photos and the narrative come courtesy of local photographer Cyndi Goetcheus Sarfan. I had an unexpected treat yesterday as I was out for a session of staring at water…

Jan 27


Stream On: Post-modern animated tragicomedies (yep!)

What to stream on TV: Rick & Morty and BoJack Horseman

Jan 10


Stream On: Changing horses mid-stream – The Closer and Major Crimes

What to stream on TV: The Closer and Major Crimes

Dec 28