Officials in Maryland and Delaware beach towns are hoping renovations, good publicity and activities pegged to historical events will help usher in a strong summer beach season, and they say the states are on track to receive more visitors this year.
Business on the Maryland and Delaware beaches seems to be rebounding quickly after Hurricane Irene closed many resorts last weekend.
Cleanup is underway along the coast. Tourists are back on Ocean City’s boardwalk and they’re spending cash, something businesses lost plenty of after mass evacuations.
A very smelly problem. Tons of dead fish are washing up in Ocean City.
The Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office says a man who talked loudly in his motel room about being a fugitive was arrested after other guests turned him in.