Boardwalk Wind Turbines OK’d

OCEAN CITY – The Mayor and City Council swiftly worked their way through a couple of pages worth of business, including approving wind turbines on a residence, the purchase of property and a day for kindness.Wind Turbines ApprovedThe first residential wind turbine received a “go ahead” this week following a favorable recommendation from the Planning… Read more »

Voices From The Readers

Voices From The Readers

Mixed Parade Reviews Editor:I’m writing to express my gratitude and disappointment toward Ocean City. I hope you publish this as I do not think I am alone on this matter, especially seeing the faces of the parents and grandparents with whom we stood with during the now infamous St. Patrick’s Day parade.First my gratitude, thanks… Read more »

Council Better Be Right On Fireworks Change

Council Better Be Right On Fireworks Change

The latest 4-3 vote of the Ocean City Council took place last week and involved a change in the provider for the town’s annual Independence Day fireworks displays at the Inlet and Northside park.It was a contentious discussion at times among the council members as well as between certain city employees and council members. The… Read more »

Thoughts From The Publisher’s Desk

Thoughts From The Publisher’s Desk

If he is following the ongoing situation here in Ocean City, a guy named Joe Lathrop is most likely continuing to shake his head in bewilderment.President and founder of OCG, an independent consultant hired last year to study Ocean City’s tourism structure and make recommendations to improve it, Lathrop found in his research that resort… Read more »

Adventures Of Fatherhood

Adventures Of Fatherhood

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day as a family was an interesting experience last weekend.The St. Patrick’s Day Parade and Festival in Ocean City is one of my favorite events of the year. It was when I was a kid and continues today as a young adult (at least that’s how I like to refer to myself).Prior… Read more »

St. Patrick’s 5K A Huge Success

OCEAN CITY- With over 1,000 racers competing, the 2nd Annual St. Patrick’s Day Boardwalk 5K last Saturday was a huge success with good weather and big crowds.Sponsored by OC Tri-Running Sports, the St. Patrick’s Day Boardwalk 5K last Saturday drew over 1,000 competitors for the second annual race. The course started at Shenanigans and headed… Read more »