We are all in this together
The Unitarian Universalist Social Justice Movie Night will be the documentary ’13th’.
Dare County Schools is exploring the possibility of offering Spanish Language Immersion classes for rising kindergarten and first-grade students for the 2018-19 school year.
Dare County, and its residents, are by no means immune to economic distress. In 2013, the last year for which data are available, about 20 percent of Dare’s children lived in poverty.
“I have an advance directive. Not because I have a serious illness, but because I have a family.” – Ira Byock, MD
A special performance of “Freedmen, Surfmen, Heroes™” will take place on Sunday, February 25, 3:00 p.m. at Haven Creek Missionary Baptist Church which will include a ceremony to unveil Melvin’s newest Pea Island “Branding Image” painting.
Dare Community Collaborative on Mental Health and Substance Abuse. Dare County has been working to improve care for children with mental health issues and substance abuse issues in the county.
The Triple P – Positive Parenting Program is one of the most effective evidence-based parenting programs in the world, backed up by more than 35 years of ongoing research. Triple P gives parents simple and practical strategies to help them build strong, healthy relationships, confidently manage their children’s behavior and prevent problems developing. Triple P is currently used in more than 25 countries and has been shown to work across cultures, socio-economic groups and in many different kinds of family structures.
In 2015, a heart, complete with a Cupid’s arrow was constructed by the Kill Devil Hills’ Buildings and Grounds Department.
northeastern North Carolina, the Albemarle Region. In 2018, our Region will celebrate the 350th anniversary of this founding
The Saving Lives Task Force (SLTF) recently received support from the Charles W. Gaddy and Lucy Finch Gaddy Endowment Fund, a component fund of the North Carolina Community Foundation to provide Naloxone kits
A bridge on N.C. 12 named for the leader of a famed Outer Banks rescue team ,Richard C. Etheridge
“As we met with harried, overworked staff and Congressmen during a budget negotiation that included funding for community health centers and CHIP, I was struck all over again [by] the extent to which advocacy matters,”
Publix employees – from its new store in Kill Devil Hills, NC – took time recently to volunteer at the Beach Food Pantry.
This year the Outer Banks Seafood Festival is able to award grants to eligible organizations whose mission and purpose align with the purposes of the festival. These grants will be handled as reimbursement grants. Organizations receiving funds must provide proof of fund expenditures for the purpose stated in the grant application.
Project Glam Girls is to help ensure EVERY girl and guy has everything they need for her Prom. Dresses, shoes, handbags, jewelry and menswear — at no cost to the students. The Project Glam Girls Boutique will be set up so they can come in and pick out what they want.
The North Carolina Coalition Against Sexual Assault (NCCASA) was organized in 1986 to address the issues surrounding sexual assault in North Carolina.
Listen to OBSE Executive Director Ray Robinson talk about Outer Banks Sporting Events and they great things they are doing.
The Outer Banks Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla is offering the ten day Boating Skills and Seamanship course beginning Friday, March 2 and running thru March 29, 2018.
1. HEALTH: What did your body do for you today?
Did you know you take about eight million breaths a year? Your feet can take you up a mountain, your arms can hold someone you love. Take a minute to marvel at the finely tuned machinery of your body.
Everybody Works NC campaign is increasing awareness of the untapped pool of talent found in the disability community and is a collaborative effort of the North Carolina Council on Developmental Disabilities (NCCDD), the North Carolina Business Leadership Network (NCBLN) and North Carolina Vocational Rehabilitation (NCVR).
The Patient Companion Volunteer Program was formed with the understanding that patients with dementia benefit from personalized, intimate attention. Our patient companion volunteers receive dementia training and are on call to provide respite care to patients in our hospital.
Dare County hosts foster parent training classes at least once a year (sometimes twice) and the classes are typically held in the spring (March-May) and fall (October-December). Attending the classes do not automatically make you a foster parent; there are several other requirements that the agency will assist you with throughout the licensing process. In addition to the requirements being fulfilled, there is also an approval process before licenses are issued.
Thanks to a generous grant from: The PNC Foundation, Outer Banks Children @ Play Museum is offering FREE Memberships to families in Dare & Currituck Counties
Applications to be part of the parade can be downloaded from www.kellysrestaurant.com and are available for pick-up at Mako’s Beach Bar and Grille in Kill Devil Hills. Contact Newman at email@example.com or 252-441-4116 to apply or volunteer along the parade route.
Many experts believe that gerrymandering has contributed to the extreme polarization between political parties.