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25th Annual Fishing for Kids

Excitement filled the docks on North Street Sunday morning, as kids eagerly to board the boats en route for a fun day on out on the bay. The weather could not have been better for the 25th iteration of Fishing for Kids, a day of charity provided by The Ocean City Marlin and Tuna Club and The Ocean City Yacht Club. This event is a highlight of the year for organizers George Robinson, of OCMTC, And Doug Walter, of OCYC...

List of Guarded Beaches in Ocean City

The Department of Fire and Rescue Services announces that the Ocean City Beach Patrol will be guarding the following beaches for 2017. Beaches are guarded from 10:00AM until 5:30 PM weekends and holidays and from 10:00AM until 5:00 PM on weekdays...

Mayor’s Update – June 23

Members of City Council met recently with neighbors about flooding in the area of Third Street and Bay Avenue. I want everybody to know that the city is expected to go out to bid this summer for a contractor to complete a multimillion-dollar pumping station project that will bring relief to this neighborhood. Work should begin by the end of the fall...

Ocean City “Summer Youth Crew Camps” July 14 – August 14

Ocean City High School Crew Boosters is once again hosting their annual “Summer Youth Crew Camps” in July and August. Youth Crew Camp is for kids 12 to 14 years old who are interested in learning to row. Head Coach Michael Millar says, “For most of our crew campers, it’s their first experience around the crew boats. Our summer camp program gives them a taste of what the sport of rowing is all about in a fun, relaxed atmosphere. ”

Dave Mason Show Review – Feelin’ Awesome

To last fifty years in the music business, you must develop an ability to overcome adversity. Veteran Worchester, England-bred singer-songwriter/guitarist Dave Mason is no exception to this rule. A mostly miserable, wind-whipped and rain-soaked Monday night in Ocean City, which briefly resulted in a power outage for an entire block of Boardwalk that included the Music Pier, put those hard-earned survival skills to the test once again. Come rain or come shine, in darkness or light, the show, as they say, must go on...

Somers Point Lumber Keeps on Building

Robert Biferie had no idea exactly how much wood was stacked up at Somers Point Lumber & Building Supply on a recent day. From the looks of it, let’s just say that it was a lot. Wood boards of all sizes were piled high in front of the store, on the sides, out back and inside the building, too. There was seemingly enough lumber to build an entire town. In a way, that’s what the 58-year-old Biferie and his business partner, Sam Phillips, 62, have done during the 33 years they have owned Somers Point Lumber...

Booker D. Surfdog Lights Up East Coast for Big Summer of...

She’s been called everything from Reggie Jackson to Kelly Slater, but one thing is for certain when it comes to Booker D. Surfdog… a champion is a champion regardless of the nickname...

VFW Benefit Comedy Night Saturday, July 1

TICKETS: $25 On Sale at OCNJ.US/boxoffice or Music Pier (609) 525-9248 Also avaiable at the OC Causeway Welcome Center and City Hall at 861 Asbury Ave, Ocean City (609) 399-6111 APPROPRIATE FOR ALL AGES All Proceeds benefit Ferguson-Foglio Post 6650 Veterans of Foreign Wars of the US

Father’s Day a Hit in Ocean City

Any Dad will tell you that Father’s Day is a great invention, But Father’s Day in Ocean City is like getting an additional all-day present. The new gift tie, the grilled burgers, the fellowship shared with other Dads…it all seems even better when it’s happening in America’s Greatest Family Resort...

OCPD Weekly Activity Report June 11-17

Police calls for service: 1189; Daily Average: 170