Ocean City Oddities: Playland Amusement Park on 65th Street
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Ocean City Oddities: Playland Amusement Park on 65th Street

In 1965, construction was completed on Ocean Playland Amusement Park on 65th street bayside, on…

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Ocean City Oddities: A Photo Journey of OC’s South End Through the Decades
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Ocean City Oddities: A Photo Journey of OC’s South End Through the Decades

Often referred to as the heart and hub of town, Ocean City’s “South End” at…

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Ocean City Oddities: Boardwalk Fire of 2008
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Ocean City Oddities: Boardwalk Fire of 2008

March 30, 2018 marks the 10-year anniversary of a nine-alarm fire that spread down Ocean…

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Ocean City Oddities: Bill Tracy, OC’s Original Dark Ride Bat Boy
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Ocean City Oddities: Bill Tracy, OC’s Original Dark Ride Bat Boy

Bill Tracy, legendary dark ride designer and industry leader for his time, was a mysterious…

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Ocean City Oddities: The Bearded Salesman
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Ocean City Oddities: The Bearded Salesman

One salesman still stands Step back in time with this 1964 advertisement from the International Fiberglass Company…

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Ocean City Oddities: The Genie is Out of the Bottle
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Ocean City Oddities: The Genie is Out of the Bottle

After over four decades, the giant genie down at Trimper’s Rides and Amusements has finally…

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Ocean City Oddities: Boardwalk Memories in Wax
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Ocean City Oddities: Boardwalk Memories in Wax

Happy New Year! My name is Brandon and I am a longtime enthusiast, chronicler, and…

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