New Storm Surge Forecast Maps Enhanced Preparedness for Hurricane Arthur

New Storm Surge Forecast Maps Enhanced Preparedness for Hurricane Arthur

New Storm Surge Forecast Maps Enhanced Preparedness for Hurricane Arthur The National Hurricane Center’s new maps, released as the storm approached the U.S., predicted the location and severity of the surge Jul 14, 2014 |By Kevin Schultz A region of North Carolina where the storm surge from Hurricane Arthur was predicted to reach over 1.5 meters high.(…)

Food Lion Grant to Beach Food Pantry

Food Lion Grant to Beach Food Pantry

The Beach Food Pantry has been awarded a $2,500 grant from the Food Lion Charitable Foundation.  The gift will support the Beach Food Pantry’s efforts to provide more nutritionally-balanced food items to those it serves. The grant will be instrumental in assisting the Pantry plan food purchases for the fall months when the demand for(…)

Rip Current Safety Featured in Coastwatch

Rip Current Safety Featured in Coastwatch

Workboats, Ocean Literacy, Water Quality, Rip Current Safety Featured in Coastwatch Contact: E-Ching Lee, 919-515-9098, eching_lee@ncsu.edu This beach season, weather forecasters, lifeguards, North Carolina Sea Grant and other partners are again teaming up to focus on rip current safety. Mosher highlights the science and safety of the surf zone, and offers a pull-out poster with tips to(…)

Adaptive technology in Currituck County

Adaptive technology in Currituck County

Monarch receives grant for adaptive technology to help improve the lives of people with disabilities in Currituck County Monarch recently received a gift that will fund important technology initiatives for people with disabilities in the Outer Banks. The Board of Directors of the Outer Banks Community Foundation awarded Monarch’s Lighthouse Club of Currituck a $2,400(…)

Blood Drive

Blood Drive

     

Night Out Against Crime

Night Out Against Crime

Night Out Against Crime  August 5, 6-7 pm Nags Head Elementary School  

March For Babies Volunteer

March For Babies Volunteer

WHAT WE NEED OUR MARCH FOR BABIES COMMITTEE VOLUNTEERS TO DO: 1)  HELP TO ORGANIZE WALK DAY… PLANNING THE PLACEMENT and the LAYOUT… Helping to set up the tables, chairs, tents, mile-markers, banners at the event Helping direct the vendors/exhibitors the day of Helping to direct the parking Helping with Registration (need to be trained(…)

Bryan Cultural Series

Bryan Cultural Series

Tickets are now available for the NC Youth Tap Ensemble Be Amazed September 20, 7:30 p.m. First Flight High School Kill Devil Hills, NC   The is your chance to catch the energy and enthusiasm of the some world class dancers. The North Carolina Youth Tap Ensemble is coming to Dare County in Sept. They(…)

Fish Fry Benefits

Fish Fry Benefits

July 22, July 29 and August 5 5 – 7 pm Desserts available Our local awesome tasting recipe. EAT IN OR TAKE OUT (drive thru).  Advanced tickets available, but available at door. ADVANCE TICKET SALES OUTLETS :Available through any Brother of St. Andrew, at St. Andrews Church Office or Outer Banks Home Builders Association office(…)