Local bartender retires after over four decades at the Greene Turtle
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Local bartender retires after over four decades at the Greene Turtle

Karen Connolly has been bartending at the Original Greene Turtle in North Ocean City since the place first opened in 1976. Kind of.  On June 18, 2018, the…

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A sweet and savory guide to Ocean City Snacks
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A sweet and savory guide to Ocean City Snacks

There are so may places to get snacks in Ocean City. Seriously — so many, and the new restaurants and cafes that pop up every summer make it…

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Shacking up at Shotti’s Point
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Shacking up at Shotti’s Point

Welcome to Ocean City! Now get out.  That’s not exactly how an Ocean City newcomer might feel when they step foot into Shotti’s Point, but one might want to…

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Barbeque. Bar-b-cue. BBQ…in Ocean City
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Barbeque. Bar-b-cue. BBQ…in Ocean City

Barbeque. Bar-b-cue. BBQ. No matter how you spell it, barbecue is one of America’s favorites, and Ocean City has lots of barbeque specialists in town. Use this guide…

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Sweet Potato Fries in Ocean City
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Sweet Potato Fries in Ocean City

Only a few restaurants in Ocean City have perfected the art of the sweet potato fry. The following restaurants have perfected their recipes over time and now make…

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Memorial Day memories
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Memorial Day memories

Memorial Day started after the civil war to recognize men and women who have died serving our country, though it did not become an official federal holiday until…

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Getting ready at The Ropewalk
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Getting ready at The Ropewalk

There is a sensory experience that is as much taste as it is smell when you pass from the oppressive heat of the parking lot and into a…

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Margaritas and other perfect things at the Longboard Cafe
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Margaritas and other perfect things at the Longboard Cafe

Usually I go on my Happy Hour Adventures on a whim. I don’t scout these places out but rather pop in with my camera and ask if I…

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New look for traditional Ocean City seafood restaurant
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New look for traditional Ocean City seafood restaurant

There’s no point in dodging the question: Yes, it is really tough for anyone to take over a landmark seafood restaurant, re-design and re-name it, and have the…

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Watching pros work: Happy Hour Adventures
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Watching pros work: Happy Hour Adventures

I make no apologies for the following fact: between my day job and my general disposition I spend a lot of time in bars. There is a great…

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