Look Young for your age?

Look Young for your age?

Dare CASA (Dare coalition against Substance Abuse) is looking for male or female to fill job during April and May 2015. Required: Age 21-25 Supportive of Laws preventing underage drinking Reliable Able to pass a routine criminal background check if required. Able to work a few hours some evenings and/or weekends during April and May(…)

Dare County High Schools Annual Art Show

Dare County High Schools Annual Art Show

The Dare County High Schools Annual Art Show will open in the Art Gallery at Roanoke Island Festival Park on Sunday, March 29, with an opening reception from 2- 4 p.m. The exhibit will run March 30- April 30 – Monday- Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. (closed April 3 for Good Friday) .The exhibit(…)

International Student Outreach Program Addresses Needs

International Student Outreach Program Addresses Needs

International Student Outreach Program Addresses Needs   More than fifty peoplee attended the recent Outer Banks International Student Outreach Program (ISOP) Community Forum. The forum  featured an update on programs put into place since 2014 to increase the experience of work visa students in the area.  Updates presented included *a facebook page where students can find information, share(…)

Senior Olympics Volunteer

Senior Olympics Volunteer

Volunteers are needed for the Colony Ridge Senior Olympics April 11. Kaye White is coordinating this wonderful event for the residents of Colony Ridge.  She still needs more volunteers to help with the Colony Ridge Senior Games on Saturday, April 11 from 10:15 to 12:30.  You do not need any special skills or prior experience(…)

History of Whaling in NC

History of Whaling in NC

UNC CSI to Host “Our Underwater Heritage” Lecture in the History of Whaling in NC on April 2, 2015 The UNC Coastal Studies Institute will host the fourth presentation in the “Our Underwater Heritage” Lecture series on April 2, at 6pm at the UNC CSI campus site on Roanoke Island.   The lecture series, held(…)

Seismic Testing Meeting

Seismic Testing Meeting

On April 27th, 2015 The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management  to hold a meeting on Geological and Geophysical (G&G) which includes seismic testing to map the ocean floor which could begin in our area in a year (or sooner). The meeting will have two meeting times  3-4:30 and 5:30-7. Ramada Plaza Nags Head Oceanfront 1701(…)

Pass on the Positive

Pass on the Positive

Pass on the Positive is a local initiative growing out of the 2014 State of the Child Conference held on September 26 in Dare County, NC. By focusing and building on our Positive Community Norms (pioneered by Dr. Jeff Linkenbach and researchers at the Montana Institute), we have powerful tools to improve our community’s health,(…)

Dare Receives Emergency Food & Shelter Funds

Dare Receives Emergency Food & Shelter Funds

Dare Receives Emergency Food & Shelter Funds   Dare County has been chosen to receive $ 4,106 of Federal Emergency Food and Shelter funds awarded through the Department of Homeland Security. The national board, chaired by the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), made this selection.  The board consists of representatives from the Salvation Army, American(…)

Senior Tar Heel Legislature

Senior Tar Heel Legislature

Delegate Kaye White and Mary Ellen Hawthorne represented Dare County at the Senior Tar Heel Legislature on March 16th and 17th in Raleigh.  The opening speaker Suzanne Merrill, Director of Aging and Adult Services, gave a brief description of the Division’s 2015-2019 State Aging Plan and the Governor’s budget, as it relates to the Division,(…)