Nominations Open For Annual Chamber Awards

OCEAN CITY — The Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce is currently accepting nominations for its 2019 annual awards.These awards are presented to individuals who are outstanding in the community and in the business community as well.Nomination forms can be obtained at the chamber visitor center at routes 50 and 707 in West Ocean City,… Read more »

Woman Faces Child Abuse Charge

Woman Faces Child Abuse Charge

OCEAN CITY — A Pennsylvania woman was arrested on multiple charges last week after allegedly choking her fiancé and a young child during a domestic incident.Around 3 a.m. last Thursday, Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officers dispatched to a motel for a reported assault. OCPD officers met with a female victim who told police her… Read more »

Date Announced For OC’s ArtX Event

OCEAN CITY — Ocean City’s festival focusing on artistic expression, ArtX, brings additional opportunities for creative experiences to the beach.On Aug. 24-25, the outdoor event takes over Northside Park and its vast 58 acres. Surrounding the scenic lagoon, ArtX offers an endless list of opportunities to create, purchase and enjoy different genres of art –… Read more »

June Smoking Citations Down 88%

OCEAN CITY — The number of smoking citations issued during the month of June dropped dramatically compared to the same month last year, resort officials learned this week.In 2015, Ocean City passed an ordinance banning smoking on the beach and Boardwalk except within 15 feet of designated smoking areas with appropriate receptacles. During the first… Read more »

County Denies Boat Ramp Request

SNOW HILL –  The Worcester County Commissioners this week denied a local charter captain’s request to use the public boat ramp in South Point.On Tuesday, the commissioners voted unanimously to deny a request from Marc Spagnola, of Dusk to Dawn Bowfishing, to use the boat ramp in the South Point community.“I don’t think we need… Read more »