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History Mystery on Thursday: Was the Sindia Sinking Part of a Plot?

History Mystery on Thursday: Was the Sindia Sinking Part of a Plot?

Longtime Ocean City resident and innkeeper John Loeper reviews his research on the sinking of the Sindia at the next presentation in the Ocean City Historical Museum’s Thursday night series. Loeper will speak at 7 p.m. Thursday, July 31. The lecture is free and open to the public. Loeper has uncovered evidence of mystery, silver […]

Boardwalk Art Show Returns for 52nd Year From Friday to Sunday

Boardwalk Art Show Returns for 52nd Year From Friday to Sunday

The Ocean City Arts Center’s 52nd Boardwalk Art Show will be held Friday through Sunday, August 1 to August 3. The show will run from 8th to 11th streets on the Boardwalk from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. More than 60 artists will participate in one of the […]

Guide to Night in Venice 2014 in Ocean City

Guide to Night in Venice 2014 in Ocean City

The Night In Venice boat parade in Ocean City, the oldest boat and bayfront celebration on the Jersey Shore, will go off for the 60th time at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 26. Night in Venice is a traditional highlight of the summer season in Ocean City — with thousands of spectators lining the bayfront and thousands more attending […]

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OCBP Then and Now: Margate Memorials on Friday

OCBP Then and Now: Margate Memorials on Friday

  A weekly feature from Ocean City Beach Patrol historian Fred Miller: OCBP Captain Thomas A. Williams looks on as City Commissioner Laurence P. Lunny presents 1951 rowing trophies to Tom Oves and Bill Morrow. Morrow will join Oves in the Ocean City Beach Patrol Hall of Fame at the August 9th Lifeguard Reunion Party. For […]

Night in Venice 2014 in Ocean City Draws Big Crowds (See Contest Winners)

Night in Venice 2014 in Ocean City Draws Big Crowds (See Contest Winners)

Best of Show (Over 25') ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 21 “Bridgegate” took top prize for the big boats in the annual Night in Venice parade. It also captured the Comic Division. Credit: Jim Schultz (See complete Night in Venice results below.) Tens of thousands of spectators and partygoers lined the bayfront on Saturday […]

Alexa Rosen Crowned Miss Night in Venice

Alexa Rosen Crowned Miss Night in Venice

Alexa Rosen was crowned 2014′s Miss Night in Venice on Tuesday. The public chose Rosen by donating the most money to charity in her name. In this contest, votes are cast in the form of dollars and coins dropped in donation buckets at local businesses bearing each candidate’s photograph. The contest raised money for four charities: the HERO Campaign […]