Earl Shores’ “Playland” paints a vivid portrait of Ocean City in the 20th century
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Earl Shores’ “Playland” paints a vivid portrait of Ocean City in the 20th century

“When I saw the empty lot, I knew I had to write the book.” Author Earl Shores recalled a moment in 2014 when he was driving down Dorchester…

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Photo Friday: A Beautiful June in Ocean City ☀
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Photo Friday: A Beautiful June in Ocean City ☀

Happy Friday, Ocean City lovers!  Every other week in the spring and summertime, we accept photo submissions and compile a blog just like this one. Out of the…

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Colorful silkscreen art and an annual memorial show fill the Art League this July
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Colorful silkscreen art and an annual memorial show fill the Art League this July

The colorful silkscreen prints of two accomplished artists and the annual Beverly Bassford Memorial Juried Show are the featured gallery shows at the Ocean City Center for the…

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Ocean City’s First Jellyfish Festival!
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Ocean City’s First Jellyfish Festival!

Music, sun, fun and more: that’s what Ocean City’s first Jellyfish Festival brought the town this past weekend. From June 21 to the 23rd, bands from around the…

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Pro Track Go-Kart Racing fills Ocean City’s need for speed
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Pro Track Go-Kart Racing fills Ocean City’s need for speed

If you’ve got the need for speed, don’t take it out on your fellow drivers who are just trying to make it down to the beach for their…

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This Week in Ocean City: Sharks in the Atlantic, Surfing Fests and More
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This Week in Ocean City: Sharks in the Atlantic, Surfing Fests and More

The word of the week is “shark.”  The 23rd annual Mako Mania Tournament kicks off this Friday, a mako shark tournament that unofficially marks the start of fishing-tournament-season…

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Only in Ocean City: Go Fly A Kite, Literally, at The Kite Loft
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Only in Ocean City: Go Fly A Kite, Literally, at The Kite Loft

Imagine yourself seaside. There’s the unmistakable scent of sea salt, hot sand and coconut lotion in the air. Gulls are crying out overhead for your charity. Crashing waves…

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Photo Friday: Kicking off the season over Memorial Day Weekend
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Photo Friday: Kicking off the season over Memorial Day Weekend

Happy Friday, Ocean City lovers! Today marks our second Photo Friday of the season. Every other week in the spring and summertime, we accept photo submissions and compile…

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This Week in Ocean City: June in Ocean City Looks Sunny and Bright ☀
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This Week in Ocean City: June in Ocean City Looks Sunny and Bright ☀

Happy Tuesday, Ocean City lovers! Here’s hoping you had a fantastic Memorial Day Weekend ’19. If you celebrated the holiday in town, then you know that the weather…

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Only in Ocean City: Seaside Sparklers To Take Home at Jewel of the Ocean
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Only in Ocean City: Seaside Sparklers To Take Home at Jewel of the Ocean

When you think of a vacation to the shore, what’s your first mental image? Is it accessories like striped beach umbrellas, overflowing tropical drinks and canvas chairs? I…

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