Samuel and Samantha of Kitty Hawk discussing the benefits of a winter vacation on the Outer Banks – December 2013
Monthly Archives:: December 2013
The Herbert C. Bonner Bridge spanning Oregon Inlet, which was closed abruptly on December 3 because of major safety concerns was re-opened Sunday to all traffic. This “lifeline” to Hatteras Island has been imperiled for several years because of shifting sands surrounding the pilings and general corrosion. NCDOT has thus far deposited over 30,000 cubic… Read more »
Elizabethan Gardens celebrating Christmas!
Currituck asked to help pay for span “There’s certainly a level of frustration that has built up with the struggle of trying to get the project to advance.-” Dan Scanlon Currituck County manager By Cindy Beamon Staff Writer Tuesday, December 10, 2013 CURRITUCK — State transportation officials apparently have suggested Currituck contribute county dollars… Read more »
Rare southern sighting of snowy owl has Hatteras buzzing By Sandy Semans Ross on December 12, 2013 A snowy owl with a rare backdrop. (Jay Ross) Hatteras Island has become one of the locations being included in what is being called an “eruption” of snowy owls. The species is usually found above the Artic Circle and sometimes… Read more »
Best Family Beach Vacations in the USA Why worry about going abroad when you can spend your vacation enjoying the sun and the sand here in the good ol’ USA? Some of the world’s best beaches are just a hop, skip and a jump from your own backyard. Whether it’s the cool shores of Malibu, the… Read more »
Check out “Outer Banks Visions-Dec. 6” by Max Media NC on Vimeo. The video is available for your viewing pleasure at http://vimeo.com/81144204
Don’t miss the third annual Duck Yuletide Celeration this Saturday at 3PM on the Town Green. Emme St. James & Her Jazz Gentlemen will perform and Santa will arrive by firetruck for the kids!