(March 15, 2019) St. Patrick’s Day weekend festivities kick off tonight, Friday, during the 12th annual Sham Jam, with drink specials, live music by Johnny Bling and a 50/50 raffle at Cowboy Coast on 17th Street.
(March 15, 2019) Rita Conestabile, of Ocean City, received her big break when her original song, “When It’s Over,” was selected for the Amazon Prime Emmy award-winning daytime drama series, “The Bay.”
(March 15, 2019) Check out the dozens of St. Patrick’s Day parties at local bars and restaurants happening this weekend.
(March 15, 2019) During Colon Cancer Awareness Month, Ocean Pines residents and business owners, Linda and Michael Dearing, are raising awareness and donations in memory of their daughter, Gina Barnes, to help save lives.
(March 15, 2019) The 40th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade in Ocean City, which takes place this Saturday, is the second largest in Maryland and will feature over 120 units.
(March 15, 2019) Kurt Leinemann, Ocean City resident and member of Boy Scout Troop 261, will dedicate a 48-inch World War I statue he restored for his Eagle’s Scout project at the American Legion on 24th Street, today, Friday, at 4:30 p.m.
(March 15, 2019) The annual Handbell Musicians of America Area 3 performance will take place on Saturday, inside the second-floor ballroom of the Ocean City convent center on 40th Street, beginning at 5 p.m.
(March 8, 2019) When Colleen Eschenburg first visited Ecuador a few years back, she saw that the women there were stuck in a “serve others before yourself’ mentality.”
(March 8, 2019) Yarns, fabrics and other materials pursued by the region’s growing legion of crocheters and knitters will be on display at the sixth annual Delmarva Wool and Fiber Expo starting today at the Ocean City convention center.
(March 8, 2018) During the 35th annual Home, Condo and Outdoor Show with arts and crafts this weekend, homeowners can check out more than 200 booths of products and services from more than 150 vendors at the Ocean City convention center on 40th Street.
Local themes, resort roots on display in four entries
(March 8, 2019) Live Irish music and food, happy hour drink prices and contests are all part of the resort’s seventh annual Finnegan’s Wake, Saturday, March 9, from 5-9 p.m. in Seacrets’ Morley Hall.
The third annual Ocean City Film Festival kicks off today and runs until Sunday, showcasing the work of local, regional and international filmmakers.
(March 1, 2019) A small act of kindness can go a long way, or at least that’s what the Worcester County Library’s passport program hopes to accomplish as part of a Choosing Civility campaign that runs from March to May.
First to be hired through Grow Our Own program; will start teaching in Sept.
(March 1, 2019) Technology is changing the way students learn general education courses, as well as performing arts, such as music.
(March 1, 2019) The third annual Ocean City Film Festival will take place next weekend, March 8-10, showcasing the work of local, regional and international filmmakers.
(March 1, 2019) The 31st annual St. Patrick’s indoor soccer tournament series kicks off at Northside Park on 125th Street, this weekend.
(March 1, 2019) The seventh annual “That Basketball Thing” will take place at Seacrets on 49th Street this Sunday, featuring representatives from more than 20 bars and restaurants shooting hoops.
(March 1, 2019) Nearly 100 guests sampled culinary creations last Friday during the inaugural Art of the pARTy event, presented by the Worcester County Arts Council and the Delmarva Chefs and Cooks Association at the Atlantic Hotel in Berlin.
(Feb. 22, 2019) Three Worcester County schools stocked up on school supplies last Thursday, thanks to a donation from Worcester Youth and Family Counseling Services.
(Feb. 22, 2019) Epic Brand’s Reach the Beach cheerleading national championship for recreation and school teams will take place this weekend at the Ocean City convention center on 40th Street.
(Feb. 22, 2019) Less than 40 tickets were still available as of earlier this week for the inaugural Art of the pARTy event, held Friday, Feb. 22, at the Atlantic Hotel in Berlin from 6-9 p.m.
(Feb. 22, 2019) During the 12th annual “Death by Chocolate” game, participants will search for balls pertaining to different sports inside 18 West Ocean City businesses, Saturday, Feb. 23.
(Feb. 22, 2019) In honor of Black History Month, Worcester County Public Schools paid homage to the former Worcester High School – the county’s only high school for African-American children in grades 7-12 from 1953 until its closure in 1970 – at the former school site, Tuesday.
(Feb. 22, 2019) The Kurtz family, who tragically lost their son nearly two years ago, created the inaugural Matt Kurtz Kindness Grant to help individuals who want to make a difference in the lives of others.
(Feb. 22, 2019) Buckingham Elementary School gym teacher Joan Martin has led “Jump Rope for Heart” campaigns in Worcester Schools for nearly four decades.
(Feb. 15, 2019) Ocean Pines author Diana McDonough recently published a sequel to her first book, “Stuck in the Onesies,” which will be available for purchase on Amazon.com starting on Thursday, Feb. 28.
(Feb. 15, 2019) To promote food as a form of art, the Worcester County Art Council and the Delmarva Chefs and Cooks Association have teamed up to form the inaugural Art of the pARTy event, held Friday, Feb. 22, at the Atlantic Hotel in Berlin from 6-9 p.m.
(Feb. 15, 2019) The second annual Manny’s Fanny Multiple Sclerosis Benefit will take place Saturday, Feb. 16, at Duffy’s Tavern on 130th Street, in the Montego Bay Shopping Center, from 2-6 p.m.
(Feb. 15, 2019) The Ocean City Beach Patrol is kicking off its yearly application process not only to find surf rescue technicians for the upcoming season, but to also hire surf beach facilitators.
(Feb. 15, 2019) The deadline to nominate Maryland bars and restaurants in 11 categories for the Restaurant Association of Maryland’s 65th annual Stars of the Industry Awards, which recognizes the best establishments in the state, ends on Wednesday, Feb. 20.
(Feb. 15, 2019) Ocean City-Berlin Optimist Club’s annual Seaside Boat Show will return to the resort for the 36th year, with more than 350 boats, 50 dealers and 160 vendors at the Ocean City convention center on 40th Street, this weekend, Feb. 15-17.
(Feb. 15, 2019) Berlin artist Patrick Henry’s restorations of scores of photographs – many more than a century old – were met with a strong community response last Saturday as “African-American Life in Another View” was unveiled at the Germantown School Community Heritage Center.
(Feb. 15, 2019) Friends and family last week mourned the passing of Stephen Decatur High School graduate Tyler William Birch, 19, who was killed in a single-vehicle crash last Tuesday morning near the GlenRiddle community.
(Feb. 15, 2019) Tiffany Scott, newly hired youth programs coordinator with Worcester Youth and Family Counseling Services, introduced herself to Berlin Parks Commission members at their session last Tuesday.
(Feb. 8, 2019) Stephen Decatur Middle School Riding Club members are learning more than just how to ride a horse.
(Feb. 8, 2019) Morley Hall in Seacrets was jam packed with paisley, polyester and go-go boots last Saturday during the Believe in Tomorrow’s sixth annual “Groovy Party” Prom Night fundraiser at the 49th Street establishment.
(Feb. 8, 2019) A crowd of more than 300 people gathered at the Ocean City convention center on 40th Street Tuesday afternoon as Brad Hoffman of Live Wire Media announced the lineup and several activities for the inaugural Jellyfish Festival, which will take place June 21-23.
(Feb. 8, 2019) Member of the Canadian Armed Forces Snowbirds made an appearance in Ocean City to discuss their participation in the 12th annual Ocean City Air Show, scheduled to take place June 15-16.
(Feb. 8, 2019) The public can nominate their favorite bars and restaurants in 11 categories until Wednesday, Feb. 20, through the Restaurant Association of Maryland’s 65th annual Stars of the Industry Awards, which recognizes the best establishments in the state.
(Feb. 8, 2019) Downtown Berlin shops will offer free treats for children at a Valentine’s Day event, this Saturday from noon to 3 p.m.
(Feb. 1, 2019) Today marks the first day of FeBREWary, a month dedicated to craft beer as designated by Gov. Larry Hogan.
(Feb. 1, 2019) Ocean City native Jimmy Charles, an “American Idol” alum and spokesperson for Zero – an organization raising awareness about prostate cancer – released a new country EP, “Hard Way to Go,” in December, which has received rave reviews.
(Feb. 1, 2019) Members of the Believe in Tomorrow Prom Court have been hosting fundraising events over the last few months and it all culminates with the sixth annual Prom Night, this Saturday at Seacrets on 49th Street from 7-11 p.m.
After 6-month deployment, father of 3 makes stop at SDMS to surprise daughter
(Feb. 1, 2019) Meditative poses and a deeper connection to God inspired Berlin resident Heidi McNeeley to offer a Holy Yoga Experience, which will take place in the Zenna Wellness Studio in downtown Berlin, Saturday, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
(Feb. 1, 2019) Longtime Ocean Pines resident Anna Foultz, reportedly the oldest active Girl Scout in the United States, will host a fundraiser for the organization on Saturday, Feb. 23, at Carrabba’s Italian Grill in West Ocean City from noon to 3 p.m.
(Jan. 25, 2019) Birders can experience scenic surroundings while observing different wildfowl during the fourth annual winter Delmarva Birding Weekend.
(Jan. 25, 2019) As the old adage goes, “A picture is worth a thousand words,” and with a collection of approximately 6,000 photographs and 3,000 postcards at the Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum, it couldn’t be truer.
(Jan. 25, 2019) Berlin resident Dava Guerin has published her fifth book, “Rebuilding Sergeant Peck,” which is available for pre-order online and will be in stores in March.