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Boaters, Beach-Goers Urged To Report Strandings

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is urging boaters and beach-goers to report stranded sea turtles and marine mammals.


Free Ocean City Events

Heading to Ocean City for vacation or a little R & R? Well, there’s plenty of free fun to be had. Click here for this month’s list of free events.


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South River Beach Closed Due To Bacteria

Anne Arundel County health officials say they have closed a beach on the South River due to high bacterial levels.


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Annual Ocean City Relay Honors Patrol Captain

Without the late Capt. George Schoepf, the Ocean City Beach Patrol would almost certainly not be what it is today: an organization with more than 130 members who patrol about 10 miles of beaches.


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Ocean City To Give Away $100K In Gas To Lure People To The Beach

Sometime this summer, you could get free gas just for taking a trip “down the ocean.”


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Md. Officials Work To Promote Western Shore Beaches

There’s a new push to promote several of Maryland’s lesser-known beaches. Many of them are just a 30-minute drive away.



Ocean City Beach Patrol Ready For The 2011 Season

Long before the swimmers arrive and the unofficial start of summer begins, Ocean City lifeguards are already on duty.


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Ocean City Hosts Free-For-All For Tourists

If you’re going to the Ocean City Boardwalk on a budget this holiday weekend, there are some deals to be had. And you don’t have to search for them.


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Ocean City Mayor: Bay Bridge Toll Hike Could Hurt Beach Towns

The mayor of Ocean City is worried a plan to hike tolls on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge could have a negative impact on Maryland’s Eastern Shore.