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Ocean City Fire Department receives grant from Paramedic Foundation
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Ocean City Fire Department receives grant from Paramedic Foundation

Ocean City, Maryland – (January 16, 2019): The Ocean City Fire Department (OCFD) recently received a generous grant of $99,000 from the Ocean City Paramedic Foundation. The contribution was used to buy two training devices, including the Gaumard Scientific Advanced Patient Simulators (HAL), which allows the department to provide realistic simulation training. “HAL allows us to perform...

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4.7-Magnitude Earthquake Reported Near the Coast of Ocean City
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4.7-Magnitude Earthquake Reported Near the Coast of Ocean City

On Tuesday night, the U.S. Geological Survey recorded a 4.7-magnitude earthquake off the coast of Ocean City, Maryland at 6:30 p.m.  The earthquake was reported about 136 miles off the coast at a depth of about 6.2 miles.  USGS said the location was 37.240°N, 73.007°W. The Town of Ocean City reported on Facebook that while we've seen no effects from the earthquake here, the...

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Dough Roller offers free meals to furloughed government employees and Coast Guard
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Dough Roller offers free meals to furloughed government employees and Coast Guard

The Dough Roller announced via Facebook on Monday, Jan. 14, that they would offer a free meal to members of the Coast Guard and furloughed federal government employees as long as the government shutdown continues. The Coast Guard is the only branch of the military to be furloughed during the government shutdown. Approximately 42,000 Coast Guard members have been working without pay since the...

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