Beach Guide 2008

Shop for beachy home decor, find the best breakfasts, buy your dream home now, discover the year’s best events and play tug of war with lifeguards. Fall fun begins right here.

Photograph by Mike Mahaffie

The Other Olympics
The annual battle royal of local lifeguards is more than a contest of strength, speed and endurance.
It’s a tradition that celebrates a supreme responsibility—saving lives. by Bob Thurlow

Cool Happenings
Every year brings more things to do between summers. Here’s the rundown. by Becki Davis; Research assistance by Annie Thomas

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Beachy Keen
When it comes to shopping for beachy home decor, it’s best to go straight to the source. by Pam George

And If You Buy Before Midnight…
It was a great time to purchase a home at the beach three months ago. If you were looking then, it’s time to act now—before the ship sails. by Mark S. Reeve

Morning Glory
Breakfast at the beach is a tradition, an indulgence and a great way to start the day. By Pam George

Treasure in the Sand
The beach offers many, but maybe the most valuable are fond memories of good times with family. By Lance Murray

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