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Free Prostate Cancer Screening Hosted by Shore Medical Center June 26

Are you an uninsured or underinsured male age 45 or over with a family history of prostate cancer or of African American ethnicity? Or, are you age 50 with an average risk for prostate cancer? If so, you’re invited to receive a free prostate cancer screening at Shore Cancer Center on Tuesday, June 26 between 3 and 7 pm. Urologic surgeon Dr. Meredith Perry will conduct the screenings, which involves a digital rectal exam and a prostate-specific antigen (PSA) blood test. Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men, but it is also treatable when discovered in its early stages...

Ocean City High School Senior Drafted by MLB’s Los Angeles Angels

6-foot-6 OCHS senior, Dan Nunan, has been drafted by the Los Angeles Angels in the 12th round of the MLB Draft on Wednesday, June 6th...

Cape May County Celebrates the Zoo’s 40th Anniversary

Join us, Saturday June 9, for a fun filled day at the Cape May County Zoo, as we celebrate the milestone of 40 years since its opening. The Park and Zoo was established by the Cape May County Board of Chosen Freeholders on May 6, 1978 on one acre of land. Currently, the Park and Zoo sits on 172 acres of land and exhibits 550 inhabitants representing 250 species. In 2017 we welcomed an estimated 600,000 visitors and has become one of the top tourism destinations in the state...

New Jersey Primary Elections Tuesday, June 5th – Remember to Vote...

Ocean City voters should not be complacent for the primary election Tuesday, June 5. Voters will decide who gets to be the candidate of choice at the federal level for the Democrat and Republican parties...

Notice: Expect Some Delays On Various County Roads And Bridges This...

The week of June 4th is expected to be a busy week of various County construction projects throughout Cape May County. Motorists will be experiencing numerous orange construction signs and, unfortunately some delays on various County roads and bridges during the course of the week. Assuming the weather cooperates, the anticipated work is as follows...

Philadelphia Blue Flame Clinch NPSFL Championship Berth at Carey Stadium

The Philadelphia Blue Flame came out on top of The New York Strongest Saturday afternoon at Carey Stadium. This win marked the conclusion of the Blue Flame and NPSFL regular season. The National Public Safety Football League, which began in 1996, consist of 22 clubs made up of local public service personal representing metro areas across the country. The Blue Flame represent the fire fighting and police departments in the Philadelphia area and faced off against the Strongest, representing the New York Department of Sanitization...

Gary Foley Returns to Ocean City as New COO for Gillian’s...

Gillian’s Wonderland Pier has named Gary Foley its new Chief Operating Officer. Foley’s career spans nearly four decades in the New Jersey Family Entertainment Center and Waterpark industries. He comes to Wonderland with a wealth of experience in park operations and management. Foley’s portfolio includes being the COO of Funplex Amusement Center in Mt. Laurel, COO of iPlay America, general manager of Sahara Sam’s Oasis Indoor Waterpark, Gillian’s Island Water Park, Bridgewater Sports Center and Gillian’s Wonderland Pier...

Mayor’s Update: June 1, 2018

I want you all to know that I have appointed George Savastano as interim business administrator for Ocean City. George will replace Jim Mallon while our job search continues for a permanent hire. Jim has accepted a job in the private sector, and his final day with us was today. As the former Public Works director, current acting municipal engineer and a long-time city resident, Savastano is very familiar with Ocean City and our city team. He will continue his work as business administrator in Sea Isle City and join us under a shared services agreement. I look forward to working with George on a seamless transition and to make sure all our projects and initiatives continue uninterrupted...

Vote for Ocean City for Favorite Beach in New Jersey

The fun-filled days of summer are fast approaching, which means it's finally time to cast your vote for New Jersey's favorite beach...Ocean City, NJ! The New Jersey Sea Grant Consortium will announce the winners around the July Fourth holiday...

Two-Day Summer Book Sale Friday 6/22 and Saturday 6/23

The Friends and Volunteers of the Ocean City Free Public Library announce the June Two-Day Book Sale to be held in the Atrium of the Ocean City Free Public Library, 1735 Simpson Avenue, Ocean City, NJ on Friday, June 22d from 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm, and Saturday, June 23rd , from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. For more information...