34th annual Beach Walk Jan.1
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34th annual Beach Walk Jan.1

(Dec. 27, 2013) Join the Assateague Coastal Trust for its 34th annual Ilia Fehrer/Judy Johnson New Year’s Day Beach Walk at Assateague National Seashore on Wednesday, Jan. 1.…

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‘Ghost ship’ turns out to be houseboat cut loose during tow; owner to pay restitution
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‘Ghost ship’ turns out to be houseboat cut loose during tow; owner to pay restitution

(Nov. 8, 2013) The mystery behind the boat that washed ashore on Assateague’s beach last week has been solved, laying to rest rumors surrounding what came to be…

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Shutdown over, Assateague struggles to get back up to speed
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Shutdown over, Assateague struggles to get back up to speed

(Oct. 25, 2013) Assateague National Seashore reopened its gates last Thursday morning, Oct. 17, marking the end of the U.S. government shutdown that closed it on the first…

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Closed until further notice
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Closed until further notice

(Oct. 4, 2013) Assateague Island National Seashore greeted visitors with signs flashing “FEDERAL GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN” and “NATIONAL SEASHORE CLOSED” on Tuesday, in the wake of the federal government…

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Volunteers to clean up beaches and bays during annual event
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Volunteers to clean up beaches and bays during annual event

(Sept. 13, 2013) What do a Hula Hoop, car parts and a set of dentures have in common? According to Coastal Cleanup volunteers, these are all items found…

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Pelican numbers down in Md.; change no cause for concern
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Pelican numbers down in Md.; change no cause for concern

(July 26, 2013) The same cold and rainy weather that kept beachgoers from Ocean City this spring also trimmed back numbers of a favorite bird in the area.…

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More than 100 pieces of WWII-vintage ordnance detonated
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More than 100 pieces of WWII-vintage ordnance detonated

Wild ponies were not the center of attention on Assateague Island this week when munitions specialists were called in Tuesday morning to detonate more than 100 World War…

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Island 2 Island half marathon,5k set for Saturday
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Island 2 Island half marathon,5k set for Saturday

(April 26, 2013) More than 3,000 runners are expected to participate in this Saturday’s ninth annual OC Tri-Running Sports’ “Island 2 Island” half marathon and 5k races. In…

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SURF – Brian Stoehr Introduction
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SURF – Brian Stoehr Introduction

Ocean City Maryland Wave Riding Welcome to Oceancity.com’s newest feature section.  We will be using this section to showcase different aspects of the Surfing community throughout the year…

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What to do this Week in Ocean City 1/11-1/17/2013
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What to do this Week in Ocean City 1/11-1/17/2013

FRIDAY, JAN. 11 OCEAN PINES BOOK OF THE MONTH — Ocean Pines library, 11107 Cathell Road, 1 p.m. Group will discuss “Never Let Me Go” by Kazuo Ishiquro.…

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