Boating: Cast netting vs. artificial lures
November 14, 2012 “I'd have never bought a boat if I'd known there wasn't any fish around here,” said Aurora Bill, as he rewound a reel with the help of 'Joe the Mailman.' “I caught a lot of fish on Lake Erie. more »»
Not seeing the forest for the trees
November 14, 2012 There is a concept called, “Not seeing the forest for the trees.” It means to concentrate so totally on a task that you forget why you are doing it. more »»
Educadorian Art explored at Beach Library
November 7, 2012 Weekly Activities Preschool Story Hour on Wednesday, Nov. 7, at 10:30 a.m. Educadorian Art on Thursday, Nov. 8, at 10:30 a.m. Dog Day, Thursday, Nov. 8, at 3 to 4:15 p.m. Pre-register. more »»
Boating: Return of the potluck snowbirds
November 7, 2012 In the beginning, according to the 'word' of the winter season, the first chill drives the snowbirds south. They begin to arrive in October and the majority are in Florida by Nov. 1st. more »»
Boating: Docking like a Pro!
October 31, 2012 I seldom plagiarize others writing about boating, but I was so taken with Andrews post on the Cruising Compass blog that I will quote him extensively. He is clear and precise. more »»
Garden club meets at Beach Library Monday
October 31, 2012 This Week's Activities Preschool Story Hour on Wednesday, Oct. 31, at 10:30 a.m. Grieving During the Holiday, Wednesday, Oct. 31, at 1:30 p.m. Garden Club meets Monday, Nov. 5, from 9 to 11 a. more »»
Shop until you drop for service
October 31, 2012 Everyone should shop around for the best price before buying, unless they’re lying in the back of an ambulance. It’s how capitalism keeps prices competitive. more »»
Boating: Getting away, coming home!
October 24, 2012 The weather turned cold on the Outer Banks of North Carolina (OBX) on our third day. So we went fishing. No blue's blitz. That's when the blues chase small menhaden fish up onto the beac. more »»
Sometimes it’s like rocket surgery
October 17, 2012 The girl began her story. “It’s like I was like driving to school on like Dan C. Pratt Six Mile Cypress Parkway, when it just like stopped like going, you know?” I didn’t know. more »»
Boating: Dateline Nags Head, N.C.
October 17, 2012 Just a little side trip during a business trip. One of the best fishing spots besides Florida. Left the Dead End Canal on Saturday morning early and made it to Santee, S.C. in the afternoo. more »»
Boating: Here comes season!
October 10, 2012 I saw a Canadian license plate in the last couple of days in September. Sure sign that the “snowbird season” was about to begin. First to arrive are the oldest and, or, the farthest north. more »»