The Addition of Fin City Brewing Co. Has Hooper’s Cooking Up More Than Crabs
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The Addition of Fin City Brewing Co. Has Hooper’s Cooking Up More Than Crabs

For nearly three decades, Hooper’s Crab House has been one of the most prominent crab providers in all of Ocean City, but its fresh steamed crustaceans have recently…

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Backshore Brewing Company Serves Up Local Beer and Lifestyle on the Boardwalk
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Backshore Brewing Company Serves Up Local Beer and Lifestyle on the Boardwalk

You may not be familiar with the term ‘shorebilly’.  To many of you, it’s a foreign word you don’t use in your everyday conversation, or ever, but it’s…

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The Castle in the Sand and the Legacy of the Showell Family: Part One
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The Castle in the Sand and the Legacy of the Showell Family: Part One

“From Memorial Day to Labor Day you didn’t do anything else but work. The rule in our family was that our women didn’t have babies between Memorial Day…

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“Off” season in Ocean City still has plenty to offer
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“Off” season in Ocean City still has plenty to offer

Everyone knows how awesome Ocean City, Maryland is during the summertime.  Endless events, activities, amusements and shows captivate hundreds of thousands of vacationers, day trippers and locals when…

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18th Annual Winefest at the Beach Celebrates Local Libations
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18th Annual Winefest at the Beach Celebrates Local Libations

Are you a wine lover? Do you consider yourself a connoisseur who likes to try as many types of wine as possible? Do you believe the best kinds…

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Bikefest Returns to OC For Final Rally of the Summer
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Bikefest Returns to OC For Final Rally of the Summer

Riding a motorcycle isn’t just a hobby, it’s a way of life for many. Each September, as the sun sets on another summer of excitement, Ocean City, Maryland…

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This Week in OC: August 23-29, 2013
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This Week in OC: August 23-29, 2013

School is starting next week and Labor Day is right around the corner.  Summer must be over, right?  Not so fast.  In Ocean City, Maryland, we are still…

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Movies on the Beach: The Avengers
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Movies on the Beach: The Avengers

There have been plenty of movies about the beach – from the silliness of the late Annette Funicello’s mad-cap surf parties to the grim shores of Normandy. And…

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How to Pick Crabs Like a Marylander
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How to Pick Crabs Like a Marylander

  Learning how to pick crabs is a rite of passage for Marylanders.  Many locals grow up learning to eat these crustaceans at family crab feasts and, eventually,…

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Governor O’Malley to Celebrate 25 Year Anniversary of Beach Replenishment Program
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Governor O’Malley to Celebrate 25 Year Anniversary of Beach Replenishment Program

Almost one year after “Superstorm Sandy” devastated the east coast, officials in Maryland will come together celebrate the Beach Replenishment and Hurricane Protection Program, which has saved an estimated 717 million…

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