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Volunteers Needed to Plant Dune Grass and ‘Sweep’ the Beach on Saturday

Volunteers Needed to Plant Dune Grass and ‘Sweep’ the Beach on Saturday

  The City of Ocean City and Clean Ocean Action (COA) will sponsor the 29th annual Fall Beach Sweep 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25. All residents, students, organizations and families are invited to join the semiannual “counted cleanup” sweep along the beaches in Ocean City. Clean Ocean Action uses data cards to record the […]

By October 23, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Downtown Tour Stirs Ghosts of Ocean City’s Past

Downtown Tour Stirs Ghosts of Ocean City’s Past

  By Tim Zatzariny Jr. For OCNJ Daily As the wind whistles down the alley, Lee Griscom tells ghost stories. “It’s always windier here,” he says, alluding to the possibility that spirits lingered in the alley that runs between Eighth and Ninth streets on Asbury Avenue, behind City Hall and the Crown Bank building. Under a crescent […]

By October 20, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Halloween Events In Ocean City, NJ

Halloween Events In Ocean City, NJ

It’s the season for candy, costumes and carrying on, and here are a few of the Halloween events in Ocean City, NJ, in the next two weeks:   HALLOWEEN PARADE: Ocean City’s 67th annual Halloween Parade is scheduled for 7:15 p.m. Thurs., Oct. 30. Parade route is from Sixth Street to 11th Street on Asbury Avenue. The event has been […]

By October 19, 2014 0 Comments Read More →

Beaches, Boardwalk, Bay

Ocean City Boardwalk Split in Two for the Winter

Ocean City Boardwalk Split in Two for the Winter

The Ocean City Boardwalk is barricaded at Fifth Street and Seventh Street as a construction project to demolish and replace a block of it begins. The fences went up on Monday and will remain in place until the project is complete — likely in March or April. The work is part of the second phase of […]

By October 21, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Ocean City Fishing Club’s 47th Annual Surf Tourney Draws 200

Ocean City Fishing Club’s 47th Annual Surf Tourney Draws 200

“Where are all the fish?” That was a frequent question asked by many of the 200 anglers participating in the Ocean City Fishing Club’s 47th annual Invitational Surf Fishing Tournament on Saturday, Oct. 18. Unruly surf, generated by far-out-to-sea Hurricane Gonzalo, may have had something to do with the lackluster tournament results recorded by 31 […]

By October 18, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Hurricane Gonzalo Surf 2014: Image Gallery

Hurricane Gonzalo Surf 2014: Image Gallery

Hurricane Gonzalo Surf 1 ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 8 Surf from distant Hurricane Gonzalo hits Ocean City on Saturday, Oct. 18, at the Third Street jetty. Hurricane Gonzalo, once a powerful Category 4 storm (130 mph winds), is weakening and moving on to graze Newfoundland as a Category 1 storm (74 mph […]

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