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Tickets on Sale Friday and Saturday for Carl Bernstein Author’s Luncheon

Tickets on Sale Friday and Saturday for Carl Bernstein Author’s Luncheon

The Ocean City Free Public Library Board of Directors and the Friends of the Ocean City Free Public Library proudly present the Author’s Luncheon at 11:30 a.m. Oct. 9 at the Historic Flanders Hotel. Guest Speaker will be Carl Bernstein, author and Pulitzer Prize winner.  Tickets will be on sale 6 to 8 p.m. Friday (Sept. 5) and 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday (Sept. […]

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Landscape Artist John Lloyd Exhibit Opens Today at Arts Center

Landscape Artist John Lloyd Exhibit Opens Today at Arts Center

New York artist John Lloyd brings his images of the city and its surrounding area to the Ocean City Arts Center from Sept. 2 to 30. A “Meet the Artist” reception, free and open to the public, will be held Friday, Sept. 12 from 7 pm to 8:30 pm. A landscape artist born to missionaries in Japan, […]

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Join In on ‘Songs That Stick’ Thursday at Historical Museum

Join In on ‘Songs That Stick’ Thursday at Historical Museum

Richard and Becky Stanislaw present “Songs that Stick” — the last presentation of the Ocean City Historical Museum’s Thursday night Series — 7 p.m. Thursday (Sept. 4) at the Ocean City Historical Museum. The lecture is free and open to the public. The Stanislaws will look at music that “everybody knows” and examine why it has sticking […]

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Beaches, Boardwalk, Bay

List of Ocean City Beaches Protected by Lifeguards After Labor Day

List of Ocean City Beaches Protected by Lifeguards After Labor Day

The Ocean City Beach Patrol will be guarding the following beaches Tuesday (Sept. 2) through Sunday (Sept. 7): St. Charles Place (between First and Second streets) Brighton Place (between Fourth and Fifth streets) Eighth Street Ninth Street 10th Street 12th Street 34th Street 58th Street These beaches are protected weekdays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and weekends from 10 a.m. to 5:30 […]

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At 32nd Street: a Duck Who Hangs With the Beach Crowd

At 32nd Street: a Duck Who Hangs With the Beach Crowd

  The most popular boy on the beach at 32nd Street these days is named Reggie, and he’s a hit with all the young girls. Reggie is partial, however, to the 17-year-old who helped save his life, Laura Stanton. In fact, the young mallard follows Stanton wherever she goes. The duck goes to the beach with her […]

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OCBP Then and Now: U.S. Life Saving Station

OCBP Then and Now: U.S. Life Saving Station

The first professional lifeguards in Ocean City were the men of the U. S. Life Saving Service. During the day, the lifeguards watched the ocean from the tower looking for ships in distress. Then, from sunset to sunrise, they patrolled the beach on foot. This station was built in 1885 on the beach at Fourth Street. […]

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