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Peter Guinosso is preparing to leave City Council, but says he has no plans to fade into the background in his soon-to-be role as ex-politician. Volunteer work, his membership with a local watchdog group and his involvement with an alliance of Ocean City churches will keep him busy after he leaves Council, he said.
Realizing your parent or parents need the support of assisted living services is a significant – and often upsetting step for children. After all, the most independent, capable figures in your life are aging and their current lifestyle is becoming too much for them to handle. Further, it can be difficult broaching the subject of assisted living. Below are some useful things to consider when speaking to your parents about assisted living or long term care.
New Jersey Monthly’s readers have spoken and there can be no further doubt: Ocean City has earned the title of Best Beach in New Jersey Monthly's Shore Town Showdown. On its way to victory, Ocean City defeated 39 other beach towns, garnering 31.4 percent of the vote in the final round. The Wildwoods secured second place with 19.3 percent of the vote, and Cape May took third with 16.2 percent.
The Department of Fire and Rescue Services announces that the Ocean City Beach Patrol will be guarding the following beaches starting Saturday, June 25, and continuing until further notice. Beaches are guarded from 10:00 a.m. until 5:30 p.m. weekends and holidays and from 10:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. on weekdays.
There are many different reasons why people come to Ocean City. For most, it’s the beaches and fun in the sun along with the cooler temperatures we generally have here at the shore. For others it is the boardwalk, the shops and all its attractions. But for some, just a stroll on the beach at sunrise or sunset is the solace that makes our town special. For what ever reason you may have, we invite you to come along as we explore the natural beaches and dunes of Corson’s Inlet State Park.
It was truly a Father’s Day to remember. Blessed with bright sunshine, low humidity and free amusement rides, local and visiting Dads were very much in evidence in Ocean City yesterday throughout their big day. An informal sampling on the Boardwalk revealed lots of smiles, food and family fun.
The Miss New Jersey Scholarship Pageant wrapped up another outstanding run in Ocean City on Saturday night as Brenna Weick of Mantual, Gloucester County was crowned the new Miss New Jersey. The graduate of High Point University will compete in the nationally-televised Miss America Pageant in Atlantic City, Sept. 11.