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South Jersey Gas to Begin Construction in Ocean City

South Jersey Gas wants to alert residents, business owners, and motorists in Ocean City that work has begun to convert the natural gas infrastructure system from lower to higher pressure throughout the city. South Jersey Gas is performing this work to enhance and protect its infrastructure in advance of future significant weather events as part of its Storm Hardening and Reliability Program.

Clam Bar, AKA Smitty’s : More than a Restaurant

It’s a meeting place. It’s a tailgate party. And the regulars will tell you it’s the best seafood joint around. It’s The Clam Bar. Unless you call it by its other popular monicker. In that case, it’s “Smitty’s.”

Ocean City High School Encourages Student Participation Through Annual ‘Club Carnival’

As the 2016-17 school year begins, students are eager to return to their usual sports, clubs, and activities. In Ocean City High School’s effort to make sure every student is given the chance to explore their opportunities and find the perfect after school activity, they host the annual OCHS Club Carnival sponsored by Student Council...

Ocean City 9/11 Ceremony Pays Tribute to Victim with Local Ties

By Donald Wittkowski In the first call John Rodak made to his wife, Joyce, on the morning of Sept. 11, 2001, he told her that he believed a small plane had struck the New York skyscraper where he worked, the World Trade Center. His second call was far more ominous. In it, he described how panic-stricken workers wanted to flee the building, prompting his wife to plead with him, "Please leave."

$20 Unlimited Ride Wristbands on Sat, September 17th from 1-4pm at...

$20 Unlimited Ride Wristbands on Sat, September 17th from 1-4pm at Gillian’s Wonderland Pier - Sixth Street at the Boardwalk, Ocean City, NJ . Purchase wristbands at front ticket box by Carousel. Special Guests will be on hand at the Dunk Tank ($1/ball). Proceeds benefit the Ocean City PTA. *Rain Date Sun 9/18 1-4pm.

Classic Cars Rev Up the Crowds on Ocean City Boardwalk

When Ron Melvin paid $1,000 for a 1973 Ford Mustang Mach 1, what he essentially bought was a bunch of car parts instead of a whole car. But unlike all of the king's horses and all of the king's men in the Humpty Dumpty nursery rhyme, Melvin was able to put his Mustang back together again...

Steve and Cookies to Host Dog Show Benefitting Humane Society of...

Doggone it, it should be a great day. Steve and Cookie’s by the Bay, 9700 Amherst Avenue in Margate will host a Dog Show on Sunday, September 25 at 1 p.m. in the restaurant’s parking lot. Beforehand, starting at 11:30, there will be a full array of activities and features for dogs and their owners...

Mayor’s Update – Sept. 9, 2016

Dear Friends, Union Chapel held funeral services this morning for Edna Streaker May, who died last weekend at age 90. Edna was the first lady of Ocean City’s south end, and many in town were familiar with her indomitable spirit and love of the “Deep South.”

Annual 9/11 Ceremony Set for 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 11

Ocean City will remember the September 11 victims and their families during the annual “A Day to Remember” ceremony on Sunday, Sept. 11, at 6 p.m. The outdoor ceremony will take place in front of the Ocean City Fire Department station at 550 Asbury Avenue...

Compromise Plan Solves Ocean City’s Pickleball Dilemma

Ocean City is no longer in a pickle over pickleball. A long-running saga over where to build permanent pickleball courts has finally ended with a compromise agreement...