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Boating Tips: Weather the storm

By Biff Matthews Weather is one of the biggest boating nemeses that can put both boat and boater in peril. On the water nothing is ... Read more

I’m beginning to see a pattern here

If it’s Tuesday, there must be snow, sleet, freezing rain or combinations thereof falling somewhere in eastern North Carolina. I’ve heard about weather patterns, but ... Read more

Write Again … Listen, she’s calling to us

During what may come to be remembered as the “Big Chill in Dixie of  ’14,” caring for animals who live outside was of paramount importance. ... Read more

So, it is too cold outside to exercise … think again!

So, it is too cold outside to exercise … think again!

  It certainly seems like we have had a colder winter than normal for eastern North Carolina. However, that does not mean that you have ... Read more

Write Again … Sleepless beyond Seattle

We were to leave Sea-Tac — the airport in Seattle — around 11 p.m. Pacific time. We had been up all day long, of course, ... Read more