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Mike DeVlieger to Host Live Zoom – Ask Me Anything –...

Any and all Ocean City Residents are invited to a Zoom meeting. Topic:  Ask me anything about Ocean City or this election Hosted by: Michael DeVlieger When: May 9, 2022 05:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Register in advance for this meeting: After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting...

Mayoral Candidate Keith Hartzell Speaks Straight from the Heart

Mayoral candidate Keith Hartzell says he is speaking "straight from the heart" in his campaign leading up to the May 10 municipal election. “It’s time for a change in leadership in Ocean City,” he says. “That’s not just my opinion, but what I’m hearing from the residents, and the opinion of fellow Councilmen.”

Karen Bergman: A Passionate Voice to Keep Ocean City Moving Forward

Incumbent Karen Bergman, the only woman on City Council, is seeking re-election to her At-Large seat on the governing body. "I have been a strong female voice on Council for a collective 11 years, always focusing on common sense and approachability," she says. She gives her position on a series of major issues in Ocean City leading up to the May 10 municipal election.

Pete Madden: A Steadfast, Experienced Voice Putting Ocean City First

Incumbent Pete Madden is emphasizing his experience on City Council while seeking re-election to an at-large seat on the governing body. He also outlines his position on major issues in Ocean City leading up to the May 10 municipal election.

Tony Polcini: A Family Man Committed to Unity on Council

Political newcomer Tony Polcini, a lifelong resident of Ocean City, outlines his position on key issues during his campaign for City Council At-Large in the May 10 municipal election.

Mike DeVlieger: A Track Record of Getting Things Done for Ocean...

On May 10th, Ocean City residents will have the opportunity to vote for (3) candidates for Council At-Large seats. There are (6) candidates running...

Mayor’s Message: May 6

Mayor Jay Gillian is urging everyone to prepare for the coastal storm this weekend, including moving their vehicles to a safe place to avoid flooding. Parking at all of Ocean City's municipal lots will be free, and parking also will be available at Trinity United Methodist Church in Marmora, he said Friday in his weekly message to the public. His entire message follows.

Special Weather Statement: Coastal Storm

The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Watch in effect for Ocean City from 11 p.m. Saturday through 6 a.m. Sunday. Strong northeast winds are expected to develop Saturday and continue into the beginning of the work week. Sustained wind speeds will be 30 to 35 mph with gusts up to 50 mph. Heavy rain is also in the forecast.

Community Support Continues to Build for Re-election of Mayor Jay Gillian

Jay Gillian’s campaign for re-election as mayor of Ocean City continues to gain momentum as testimonials and endorsements pour in prior to the Municipal Election on May 10.

Coastal Storm for Mother’s Day Weekend

A late season coastal storm arriving on Mother’s Day weekend will impact the region Friday through Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. Widespread rainfall amounts of 1.5 to 2.5 inches are expected, with locally higher amounts possible. Widespread minor to moderate coastal flooding is expected across the Atlantic coast.