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OCTC’s Broadway on the Boardwalk, An Exciting Reunion of Broadway Alumni

Just over a decade after their founding, The Ocean City Theatre Company, presented their first Broadway performing Alumni in front of a home crowd at The Ocean City Music pier. Michael Lee Brown, who now performs in Dear Evan Hansen, headlined OCTC’s Wednesday night show: Broadway at the Boardwalk...

OCHS Class of 2018 Graduates

Friends and Family, alike, gathered at Ocean City High School Monday to commemorate the commencement of OCHS’ Class of 2018. The class of 243 made the walk out onto Carey Stadium to honor the completion of their time at Ocean City...

A Perfect Day for the 26th Annual Fishing For Kids

With glassy waters and not a cloud in the sky, you couldn’t ask for a nicer day for this year’s Fishing For Kids. The event, hosted by The Ocean City Yacht Club and Ocean City Marlin and Tuna Club, has now surpassed a quarter century of History and is still going strong. Attendees were sure to take advantage of such a wonderful day shipping out early Sunday morning into the Great Egg Harbor Bay...

3rd Annual Skato with Kato at The OC Skatepark

The Ocean City Humane Society hosted the third edition of their annual benefit skate contest Friday afternoon. The contest brought out local skaters, of all ages, to help fundraise for the city’s own non-kill shelter. The contest included hours of fantastic skating and a musical performance by local punk band, The Sheckies, all accompanied by Kato, the Humane Society’s own White German Shepherd...

Two Nights of “Pure Imagination” at the Music Pier

The performers of Ocean City’s own, The Dance Place, dazzled their audience on back to back nights, Wednesday and Thursday, presenting the studios 37th annual recital, “Pure Imagination.” As the capstone to the year, the dancers put on display all of their practice and development to a packed Music Pier...

A Silly Look At Solar Eclipse Viewers Around Manco and Manco

The 2017 Solar eclipse created quite a stir in the last couple weeks as people prepped across the country to get a view. While outside the path of the total eclipse, the view from Ocean City presented a partial eclipse in which over a majority of the sun was blocked out. The last time an eclipse was visible in this area was in 1978. The boardwalk became a hot spot for today’s viewings. Walkers took up the opportunity to visit the board’s shops and gaze up along the way as the moon moved across the sun. Manco and Manco, an Ocean City classic, had viewers surrounding it throughout the afternoon...

Surfer’s Paradise in Ocean City

Every morning Ocean City’s Boardwalk fills with passerby'senjoying the beautiful walk, sure to gaze off at a scenic view of the Atlantic Ocean. The view on Wednesday morning however, offered some additional entertainment. Today’s shoreline was peppered with surfers, taking advantage of a seasonal gift...

Repeat Champs at South Jersey Lifeguard Championship

After taking home the crown last summer, Longport hosted the premier race of the season. South Jersey’s best met on the beach at 31st Avenue to determine who would claim the crown for 2017...

Close Finish at the Bill Howarth Women’s Invite

It was a picture perfect August evening in Ventnor for the Bill Howarth Women’s Invitational. Ventnor’s annual race pitted 15 local beach patrols against one another on the beach at Suffolk Avenue. As the final women’s race in the 2017 lifeguard season, the competition was steep...

“Kookie Kids” Bake For A Cause – Come Out And Show...

The kitchen at St. Peter’s Church was running at full force Monday morning as the Kookie Kids team shaped, baked, and packed over 2,000 cookies destined for sale at Wednesday’s Farmers Market. Kookie Kids, as the name implies, are a charitable foundation run by kids for kids...