After a bit of a slow week we bring you some of our favorite news stories on the topics we feel like you’re the most interested about. From harder development news to the some arts and regional coverage there’s enough here for you to get the gist of the week. As always, if you discover other news stories on your own, or think of things you’d like us to share, just post them to our Facebook page.
And the walls come down on the Royalton Hotel
It’s renovation season and, as I mentioned in this story, lots of places are gearing up for the next decade’s worth of sesons.
Royalton Hotel No More In Ocean City; Hotel Monte Carlo Oceanfront Expected For Summer 2017Photos from today’s demolition by Chris ParypaICYMI: Full article: http://mdcoastdispatch.com/?p=63778
Posted by The Dispatch on Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Busking reform movement continues
Street performers are a big deal in Ocean City and for the last few years there has been a bit of s dustup when it comes to deciding how to divvy up the different slots available.
Q&A With Greg Shockley: Task Force Chair Confident Revised Busker System Allows ‘Equal Access’ To Boardwalk Spots;…
Posted by The Dispatch on Thursday, March 3, 2016
The Best of Ocean City
As you may or may not have heard, this year’s “Best of Ocean City” event is once again underway. The attached article has directions for voting for your favorite Ocean City establishments and experiences.
What's the best indicator that summer is near? When the Best of Ocean City voting heats up. Share your whats and whys on OceanCity.com and socially #BestOfOceanCityBecause
Posted by OceanCity.com on Thursday, March 3, 2016
Arts and Entertainment news
The Brown Box Theater Project returns to the area next week to with another installment of “Boxer Shorts” a collection of one act plays performed by world class actors in local venues.
We’re back!! BOXER SHORTS II: From Water to Dust (Del Agua al Polvo) returns to Atlantic Wharf TONIGHT at 7:30 p.m. for…
Posted by Brown Box Theatre Project on Friday, March 4, 2016
March is student arts month in Berlin, and that means in preparation for its 2nd Friday event the town will be decked out with all sorts of art from local schools.
Proud of our student artists! March is Youth Art Month and our shops are showcasing the student artwork from Buckingham Elementary. #coolberlin
Posted by Town of Berlin Maryland on Tuesday, March 1, 2016
Travel and tourism news
Ocean City is a great place to visit on its own. So great, in fact, that it is easy to forget that there are so many other things to do in the surrounding area. This week, in our out of town series we’ll take a look at Kayaking opportunities in Snow Hill.
Snow Hill touted as paddling townBY JOSH DAVIS, STAFF WRITER(Feb. 25, 2016) Two years ago, Berlin used the national…
Posted by Bayside Gazette on Sunday, February 28, 2016