Dare County Library Reminds Residents to Register for “Oceans of Possibilities” 2022 Summer Reading Program

The Dare County Library’s 2022 Summer Reading Program, “Oceans of Possibilities,” officially began last week, and if you haven’t had a chance to register your child, it’s not too late! Children can be signed up to participate in the program by visiting any of the Dare County Library’s three locations during business hours. The Dare […]

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National Park Service approves plan to implement improvements at Oregon Inlet Marina

On Friday, June 11, National Park Service (NPS) South Atlantic-Gulf Acting Regional Director Pedro Ramos signed a Finding of No Significant Impact (FONSI) for the Oregon Inlet Marina Improvements: Site Plan and Environmental Assessment (EA). The EA addressed the management of aging buildings that are not adapted to sea level rise, vessel traffic, navigation, fueling […]

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Expanded visitor programs begin next week, and more National Seashore updates for the week of June 30

The Cape Hatteras National Seashore (CHNS) announced several recent updates and news items related to recreational activities and seashore conditions on Hatteras and Ocracoke Islands. News items and events related to the National Seashore for the week of June 30 include the following: An expanded schedule of educational programs begins Tuesday, July 5 at Cape […]

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Patricia Bucknum Julian

8/1/1952 – 6/27/2022 On Monday, June 27th, 2022, Patricia Bucknum Julian, loving wife and mother of four children passed away at the age of 69. Pat was a force of nature and fiercely independent. She lived her life with and equal measure of compassion and conviction. To know her was to love her and if […]

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Dare’s housing costs, Hyde’s poverty rate highlighted in new report

More than half of Dare County renting households spend more than 30% of their income on rent. More than one-fifth of Hyde County residents live in poverty. And there is one mental health provider in Currituck County for roughly every 2,000 county residents. These are just some of the findings from the new “county economic […]

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John Clifton Duke III

November 7, 1971 – June 21, 2022 KITTY HAWK — John Clifton Duke, III, 50, of Kitty Hawk NC,  died peacefully at his home on Tuesday, June 21, 2022. Born on November 7, 1971, he was the son of the late John Clifton Duke, Jr. and Elizabeth Rountree Duke.  John was also preceded in death […]

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Robert Jerome Doyle

November 19, 1926 – June 16, 2022 A light-hearted and faithful man, Bob once said he wanted to be remembered as a nice guy! He outlived many friends and family members who would recall his jovial nature. Mary Hulsman Doyle, his wife for 72 years, shared life’s challenges and joys and misses him dearly. Bob […]

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