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What to Do in Ocean City, NJ: August 23 to Sept. 1

What to Do in Ocean City, NJ: August 23 to Sept. 1

SATURDAY, AUGUST 23 Summer Book Sale in the Atrium of the Ocean City Free Public Library, 1735 Simpson Ave. Friday, 2 p.m.-8 p.m., Sat. from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. “Once on This Island”: The high school students of the Ocean City Theatre Company will present the musical “Once on This Island.” This highly original adaptation of the “Little […]

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Look Back at Historic Ocean City at Free ‘Then and Now’ Presentation on Thursday

Look Back at Historic Ocean City at Free ‘Then and Now’ Presentation on Thursday

Michael McMahon is more than a photographer. He’s a historian with a camera. He has matched current-day photos of places and scenes in Ocean City with similar or identical images in the Ocean City Historical Museum’s extensive collection. In quick succession, the screen shows a familiar spot the way it looks now and then switches […]

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Results of 105th Annual Ocean City Baby Parade

Results of 105th Annual Ocean City Baby Parade

Outstanding Twins ◄ Back Next ► Picture 1 of 17 Kai and Keo Kohr, 4-month-old twins, take a snooze aboard the “Kohr Bros.” float during the 10th annual Ocean City Baby Parade on Thursday, Aug. 14. They were named “Outstanding Twins” for the parade. Thousands of Ocean City Boardwalk visitors watched the 105th annual Ocean […]

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Beaches, Boardwalk, Bay

OCBP Then and Now: Robert Stowe Jr. Award

OCBP Then and Now: Robert Stowe Jr. Award

  Thirty years ago, August 2, 1984, Ocean City lifeguards Bob Stowe (left) and Bob Amsler and Red Cross representative Ann Gabriel hold a poster advertising the Ocean City Beach Patrol sponsored blood drive. Bob Stowe died on August 24, 1990. The lifeguards remember him every summer as they present the Robert Stowe Jr. Award. […]

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Ocean City Lends Support to Corson’s Inlet Boardwalk

Ocean City Lends Support to Corson’s Inlet Boardwalk

City Council approved a resolution on Thursday that could help the state move forward with a plan to build a 300-foot raised boardwalk over the marshes in Corson’s Inlet State Park — connecting Ocean City streets (West Avenue at 59th Street) with an existing rail trail in the park. The resolution is relatively minor — it authorizes Ocean City to co-sign an […]

133 Participate in Boys and Girls Fishing Tournament in Ocean City

133 Participate in Boys and Girls Fishing Tournament in Ocean City

Gobs of seaweed and a surprising lack of fish did not deter 133 youngsters who competed in the 38th annual Boys and Girls Surf Fishing Tournament on Saturday morning, August 9. The free event, co-sponsored by the historic Ocean City Fishing Club and the City’s Department of Recreation, took place during an outgoing tide on the […]

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