The Best of the Best of OC: Behind the scenes at the spring OCHMRA trade show
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The Best of the Best of OC: Behind the scenes at the spring OCHMRA trade show

We’re getting ready for your vacation, again. Now that it’s March, it’s about time for all the local businesses, from restaurants and breweries to hoteliers to amusement parks,…

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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 man with a passion  for unique artistry. It’s not widely known that Tracy…

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Who is your real estate agent working for?
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Who is your real estate agent working for?

…And who’s got your best interests in mind? Understanding who real estate agents represent is confusing to many buyers and sellers.  They don’t know what the agent’s responsibilities…

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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 out of Venice, California that featured many large figures produced by the company,…

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Ocean City love stories
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Ocean City love stories

I asked, you answered…Kind of.  While I didn’t get to read as many tales of romance taking place in Ocean City as I’d hoped (with the exception of…

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Creature Feature: Red fox sightings abound
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Creature Feature: Red fox sightings abound

It seems like red foxes have been everywhere this winter. I saw a few for myself in Assateague this January, where they were out playing and leaping around…

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Real Estate Sales: 2017 Year in Review
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Real Estate Sales: 2017 Year in Review

Properties sold in Worcester County  Single Family Homes 959 Single Family Homes traded hands.  The sold prices ranged from $8,000 to $2,300,000. Statistics show the total volume of…

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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 been let out of the bottle. One of the park’s iconic funhouses –…

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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 author of Ocean City’s amusement and boardwalk history. I have been collecting and…

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Ocean City Year in Review
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Ocean City Year in Review

We did it. We have — almost — made it through 2017.  For the country, and rest of the world, 2017 was tumultuous, to say the least. But…

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