Thousands of classics, hot rods and street machines to take over resort, Berlin
(May 17, 2019) The resort may have been dealt a blow when the Dew Tour left four years ago, but the inaugural Jellyfish Festival, June 21-23, looks to recapture much of that spirit, but with a more homegrown, local flare.
(May 17, 2019) Roughly 20 pirates of a sort will don their finest gear for a good cause this Friday during the Pirate Party fundraiser.
(May 17, 2019) Worcester Technical High School students affiliated with SkillsUSA have much to celebrate, as members took home awards from a state-level competition and earned a national level Chapter of Excellence last month.
(May 10, 2019) The Worcester County Veterans Memorial at Ocean Pines Foundation has joined the Rotary Club of Ocean City and Berlin to create a display of flags that will fly in Veterans Memorial Park in Ocean Pines to honor local military veterans.
(May 10, 2019) It was a “postcard perfect” day in Ocean City, American Legion Adjunct Sarge Garlitz said, as hundreds gathered last Thursday to celebrate 40 service members as part of the 2019 Hometown Heroes Military Banner program.
(May 10, 2019) Jah Works and Zion Reggae Band are expected to have people moving to the music Friday evening during the second annual Reggae Play Day in downtown Berlin.
(May 10, 2019) Several hundred people are expected to participate in the fourth annual Fight the Bite Lyme Awareness 5K Run/Walk on the Ocean City Boardwalk, this Saturday.
(May 10, 2019) Stephen Decatur High School teachers have changed their teaching practices over the nearly two years they have been working with Learning Sciences International.
(May 10, 2019) Gordon, a 10-year-old Italian greyhound, is running in a different direction these days. As a therapy dog in county schools, Gordon’s job is to be a calming influence on everyone around him.
(May 3, 2019) Ocean City native and country music artist Jimmy Charles will open for the legendary Travis Tritt on Friday, May 10, at Ocean Downs Casino in Berlin.
(May 3, 2019) Olivia Brown, 16, and Lilly Paquette, 13, performed well during the Interscholastic Equestrian Association Nationals at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, last weekend.
(May 3, 2019) A rehabilitated wild harp seal nicknamed “Sally Ride,” was released by the National Aquarium in Baltimore back into the ocean last Thursday at 40th Street in Ocean City.
(May 3, 2019) Handcarved angel wings, handmade handbags and accessories, soups and fried foods are just a few of the items vendors will be selling under large tents in the inlet parking lot during Ocean City’s 29th annual Springfest festival.
(May 3, 2019) Live music, including country, rock and reggae, will be performed on two stages this weekend during the 29th annual Springfest celebration.
(May 3, 2019) Music, arts and crafts vendors and a full food menu highlight Ocean City’s 29th annual Springfest celebration, and the start of the resort’s summer season.
(May 3, 2019) Downtown Berlin is expected get jazzed up with wine, beer and live music this weekend at the 13th annual Jazz and Blues, Wine and Brews Festival.
(May 3, 2019) Buckingham Elementary School unveiled its new outdoor classroom at a ribbon-cutting ceremony in April after taking steps to go green over the past several years.
(May 3, 2019) After all the support she received while battling non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, April Eichelberger wanted to give back.
(May 3, 2019) Records were broken during the third annual “Rock for Recovery” benefit on Sunday, as the Worcester County Warriors Against Opiate Addiction raised more than $6,000 to help heroin and opioid addicts get treatment.
(April 26, 2019) Two Worcester County teens will participate in the Interscholastic Equestrian Association Nationals at the Pennsylvania Farm Show Complex & Expo Center in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, this weekend.
(April 26, 2019) Dogs of all shapes, ages, breeds and sizes can expect a howl-lot of fun during the sixth annual Pooch Palooza Dog Festival at Frontier Town in Berlin, Saturday and Sunday.
(April 26, 2019) Music, unique vendors and a plethora of food highlight Ocean City’s 29th annual Springfest celebration, May 2-5, and the start of the resort’s summertime traditions.
(April 26, 2019) Future students and staff of Worcester County Public Schools will get a blast from the past when they open a time capsule, which was filled and sealed during last Tuesday’s Board of Education meeting, in 50 years.
(April 26, 2019) Colorful kites will fill the sky this weekend during the 25th annual Maryland International Kite Expo in downtown in Ocean City.
(April 26, 2019) Tranzfusion is set to headline the third annual “Rock for Recovery” concert, raising money for the Worcester County Warriors Against Opiate Addiction, Sunday, April 28.
(April 26, 2019) The Cricket Center in Berlin will take the fight against child abuse to the Ocean City Boardwalk this Sunday, during the sixth annual “Walk for Kids” event.
(April 25, 2019) The 49th annual Ward World Championship Wildfowl Carving Competition and Art Festival returns to the resort this weekend, April 26-28, at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center on 40th Street in Ocean City.
(April 19, 2019) Residents and visitors alike can bring their furry, four-legged friends to the Worcester County Humane Society’s 20th annual Boardwalkin’ for Pets, this Saturday.
(April 19, 2019) Dog owners and their four-legged friends are invited to the second annual BaRkshore Puppy Party at Backshore Brewing Co., on 10th Street and the Boardwalk, this Saturday from noon to 8 p.m.
(April 19, 2019) For Buckingham Elementary School, a $750 grant to study monarch butterflies will help students learn all about the majestic creatures and celebrate their own heritages.
(April 19, 2019) UNITE’s Arrive Alive Tour visited Worcester County’s three high schools last week, providing students and teachers with a virtual firsthand experience of driving under the influence.
(April 19, 2019) An assortment of activities for the entire family will take place throughout Worcester County this weekend in celebration of Easter.
(April 12, 2019) Dozens of volunteers picked up trash along the beach, wetlands, sand dunes and side streets of Ocean City last Saturday during the 10th annual Earth Day Cleanup event.
(April 12, 2019) Help raise breast cancer awareness and aid in the fight against the disease during the Susan G. Komen Foundation’s “More Than Pink” Walk, this Saturday on the Ocean City Boardwalk.
(April 12, 2019) During the Komen “More Than Pink Walk” this Saturday on the Boardwalk, Blushing Beauty Boutique owner Marge Calvello will be selling “Breast Friend,” a breast cancer support cushion in the Celebration Village.
(April 12, 2019) Celebrating 50 years this May, rock group ZZ Top will bring their celebration on the road with an extensive U.S. tour, including a trip to Ocean City in September.
(April 12, 2019) Tickets are still available for the Believe in Tomorrow Children’s House by the Sea’s 18th annual gala, this Saturday.
(April 12, 2019) A homemade Italian meal awaits attendees of the 19th annual James Sapia spaghetti dinner at Shenanigan’s Irish Pub on Fourth Street and the Boardwalk, Sunday, April 14, from 4-7:30 p.m.
(April 5, 2019) Epic Brands will wrap up competition in Ocean City for the year, this weekend with the Reach the Beach All Star and College Competition at the convention center on 40th Street.
(April 5, 2019) The Susan G. Komen Foundation will host several “More Than Pink” activities, which includes a free “Hope in Bloom” breast health education event on Thursday, April 11, at the Residence Inn by Marriott on 61st Street from 5-8 p.m.
(April 5, 2019) April is Earth Month, which focuses on cleaning up the environment. Throughout the month, several activities in Worcester County will focus on cleaning up the beaches, streets and parks in the area every weekend.
(April 5, 2019) Lou Taylor, superintendent of Worcester County Public Schools, is recognizing the good behavior and actions students perform in the classrooms and in their community, and presenting them with Challenge Coin awards.
(April 5, 2019) Engaged couples looking for assistance with their beach wedding plans are encouraged to check out the 16th annual Ocean City Bridal Show at Seacrets, Sunday, from 1-3:30 p.m.
(March 29, 2019) Four finalists will be announced for the Worcester County Teacher of the Year, tonight, Friday, during the 32nd annual banquet at the Clarion Resort Hotel on 101st Street in Ocean City.
(March 29, 2019) Al “Hondo” Handy has been a pillar at the Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department for nearly 40 years.
(March 29, 2019) Guests can sample a selection of food and wine provided by 16 area restaurants during the ninth annual Taste of Finer Things at Harrison’s Harbor Watch in Ocean City, Wednesday, April 3, starting at 6:30 p.m.
(March 29, 2019) The Art League of Ocean City and Diakonia have teamed up again this year to fight hunger and it will culminate with the fifth annual Empty Bowl Soup Dinner at the Ocean City Center for the Arts, Friday, March 29, from 4:30-8:30 p.m.
(March 29, 2019) The Sons and Daughters of Italy of Ocean City Lodge #2474 invite residents and visitors to the ninth annual St. Joseph’s Festival, inside St. Andrew’s Hall on Sinepuxent Avenue at 144th Street, this Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m.
(March 29, 2019) The Believe in Tomorrow Children’s House by the Sea will host its 18th annual gala and present its Hero by the Sea award on Saturday, April 13.
(March 29, 2019) April 1 is the last day to cast a vote in the Restaurant Association of Maryland’s 65th annual Stars of the Industry Awards, which recognizes the best establishments in the state.