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Cops & Courts – July 3, 2020

Posted by The Dispatch | Thursday, July 02, 2020
Officer Assaulted On BoardwalkOCEAN CITY — A Bowie, Md. man was arrested on assault charges last weekend after allegedly charging at a police officer and striking him twice in the face with a closed fist during an incident on the Boardwalk.Around 8:25 p.m. last Saturday, an Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officer on bike patrol... Read more » The post Cops & Courts – July 3, 2020 appeared first on News Ocean City Maryland Coast Dispatch Newspaper. ...READ POST.

Vanishing Ocean City With Bunk Mann – July 3, 2020

Posted by The Dispatch | Thursday, July 02, 2020
Miniature golf became a popular form of entertainment in the 1920s and reached a peak of over 25,000 courses nationally in 1930. The first opened in Ocean City in the early 1930s just off the Boardwalk and many others have come and gone in the years since.Everyone it seems had a favorite and among those... Read more » The post Vanishing Ocean City With Bunk Mann – July 3, 2020 appeared first on News Ocean City Maryland Coast Dispatch Newspaper. ...READ POST.

Open Houses Of The Week – July 3, 2020

Posted by The Dispatch | Thursday, July 02, 2020
OCEAN CITY The Latitudes 25th Street Bayfront Thurs-Mon 10-4 New Construction 3BR/3BA/Garage Townhomes Mary McCracken Long & Foster 410-430-7302xOCEAN CITY 7 Corner Store Ln Sunset Island 67th St. Bayside Sun 10-1/Mon 10-12 4BR+Den 3FB/2HB TH Kim Mcguigan Shore Results 443-496-1446 The post Open Houses Of The Week – July 3, 2020 appeared first on News Ocean City Maryland Coast Dispatch Newspaper. ...READ POST.

Salisbury Artist Completes Mural For OCDC Art Program & ALOC’s Outreach

Posted by The Dispatch | Thursday, July 02, 2020
Artist Jessica Schlegel of Salisbury has completed a four-sided mural on the utility box at Wicomico Street and Philadelphia Avenue in Ocean City depicting local scenes and celebrating the resort. The ongoing utility box painting project is part of the Art League of Ocean City’s outreach mission and the Ocean City Development Corporation’s Public Art... Read more » The post Salisbury Artist Completes Mural For OCDC Art Program & ALOC’s Outreach appeared first on...READ POST.

Kiwanis Food Drive Helps Re-supply Diakonia Pantry

Posted by The Dispatch | Thursday, July 02, 2020
The Kiwanis Food Drive helped to re-supply the Diakonia Food Pantry last month. Kiwanis members Diane Denk, Diane Sparzak and Sue Wineke, were in the Ocean Pines Community Center parking lot to accept donations. Thanks to the community and Kiwanis member donations, three vehicles were filled with non-perishables, which were immediately delivered to the Diakonia... Read more » The post Kiwanis Food Drive Helps Re-supply Diakonia Pantry appeared first on News Ocean City Maryland Coast...READ POST.

Masked Superheroes Deliver PPE To AGH

Posted by The Dispatch | Thursday, July 02, 2020
The Masked Superhero Project is a coordinated effort by Rotary International District 7630, which includes 39 clubs and 1,500 Rotarians in the State of Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland to assist in the fight against the spread of the COVID 19 virus pandemic. In the month of April and May, District Rotarians and... Read more » The post Masked Superheroes Deliver PPE To AGH appeared first on News Ocean City Maryland Coast Dispatch Newspaper. ...READ POST.

Things I Like – July 3, 2020

Posted by The Dispatch | Thursday, July 02, 2020
A pool dip after a long beach daySports talk radioA pile of sandals by the doorSlow cooking food on the grillWhen the sun and moon are visible on the beachWatching kids play in the oceanMy son’s love of shrimpLightning bugs in our backyardSmell of an old hardware storeThe day after spraying weedsFresh black mulch The post Things I Like – July 3, 2020 appeared first on News Ocean City Maryland Coast Dispatch Newspaper. ...READ POST.

Man Charged For Riding Wild Horse On Assateague; Officials Offer Safety Reminders Ahead Of Weekend

Posted by The Dispatch | Thursday, July 02, 2020
ASSATEAGUE — The arrival of the Fourth of July weekend, along with one individual who this week thought it was a good idea to actually mount one of the horses at Assateague provides a good opportunity to remind the public the island’s most famed residents are wild and potentially dangerous and should be given plenty... Read more » The post Man Charged For Riding Wild Horse On Assateague; Officials Offer Safety Reminders Ahead Of Weekend appeared first on News Ocean City...READ POST.

76 Years And Counting For King’s Cotton Candy Stand On OC Boardwalk

Posted by The Dispatch | Thursday, July 02, 2020
(Editor’s Note: The following story is part of a series on long-running, family-owned Boardwalk businesses.)OCEAN CITY – Boardwalk business owner Dan King arrived at his concession stand Monday morning to prepare for the busy day ahead.Each morning, King and his employees at King’s Cotton Candy Stand begin the first shift of the day stocking shelves,... Read more » The post 76 Years And Counting For King’s Cotton Candy Stand On OC Boardwalk appeared first on News Ocean...READ POST.

OC Air Show Plans Safety Initiatives For August Weekend; Thunderbirds Could Still Headline

Posted by The Dispatch | Thursday, July 02, 2020
OCEAN CITY — The Ocean City Air Show will roar across the resort sky this summer after all on the weekend of Aug. 15-16, event officials announced on Thursday.Originally scheduled for June 13-14, the OC Air Show was postponed, but not cancelled back in April amid the height of the COVID-19 crisis in Maryland and... Read more » The post OC Air Show Plans Safety Initiatives For August Weekend; Thunderbirds Could Still Headline appeared first on News Ocean City Maryland Coast Dispatch...READ POST.

New Businesses Continue To Find Berlin Commercial District Desirable

Posted by The Dispatch | Thursday, July 02, 2020
BERLIN – A variety of new eateries, a candy store and even a meadery are among the new businesses calling Berlin home.Summer is bringing several new businesses to downtown Berlin. The Buzz Meadery opened last week and Dolle’s Candy Land and Pop’s Kitchen by DeNovo’s are set to open in the coming weeks. Several existing... Read more » The post New Businesses Continue To Find Berlin Commercial District Desirable appeared first on News Ocean City Maryland Coast...READ POST.

First Scholarships Honoring Fallen Officers Awarded To Seasonal Cops

Posted by The Dispatch | Thursday, July 02, 2020
OCEAN CITY — As it has for the last six years, a quiet but meaningful ceremony including a bonfire was held on the beach this week to remember the tragic plane crash that claimed the lives of two beloved police officers and to award a scholarship in their names.Seven years ago this week, a small... Read more » The post First Scholarships Honoring Fallen Officers Awarded To Seasonal Cops appeared first on News Ocean City Maryland Coast Dispatch Newspaper. ...READ POST.

Some Dang Good Flounder Fishing

Posted by The Dispatch | Thursday, July 02, 2020
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMc0zx9xjwY&t=37sOcean City Tuna Tournament details above.We had a little rain to start today and some intermittent showers this afternoon, but temperatures were pleasant and the wind was pretty non-existent so there were plenty of anglers out trying to bend a rod.  It wasn’t as busy as it could be this time of year, but lots... Read more » The post Some Dang Good Flounder Fishing appeared first on News Ocean City Maryland Coast Dispatch...READ POST.

July 1, 2020

Posted by Ocean City Fishing Reports | Wednesday, July 01, 2020
It was a good kick off to the month of July with many boats heading out to the canyons in search of the fish!  It was a mix between the Poorman’s and the Washington canyon today.  The first of our … Continue reading → The post July 1, 2020 appeared first on Ocean City MD Fishing Charter Boat Sport Fishing. ...READ POST.

Delaware Enhances Restrictions, Targets Coastal Areas; New Limitations Placed On Bars

Posted by The Dispatch | Wednesday, July 01, 2020
FENWICK ISLAND — Coastal Delaware communities took a step back in their COVID-19 recovery plans this week when Gov. John Carney modified his existing state of emergency declaration, but it’s important to note the changes do not mean bars and restaurants are shut down heading into the holiday weekend.After being abundantly cautious through much of... Read more » The post Delaware Enhances Restrictions, Targets Coastal Areas; New Limitations Placed On Bars appeared first on News...READ POST.

OC Police Make Arrests In Three Separate Stabbing Incidents

Posted by The Dispatch | Wednesday, July 01, 2020
OCEAN CITY – Resort police charged several individuals last weekend as a result of three separate stabbing incidents.Details of the individual incidents follow: A Pennsylvania man was jailed on first-degree assault charges after allegedly stabbing another man multiple times at a midtown hotel June 26. Around 5:30 a.m. last Friday, Ocean City Police Department (OCPD)... Read more » The post OC Police Make Arrests In Three Separate Stabbing Incidents appeared first on News Ocean City...READ POST.

Ethics Complaint Filed Against Commissioner Over Hospital Vote

Posted by The Dispatch | Wednesday, July 01, 2020
SNOW HILL – A vote to provide funding to Atlantic General Hospital is the subject of an ethics complaint submitted to Worcester County.Snow Hill resident Marvin Purnell submitted a complaint to Worcester County regarding Commissioner Josh Nordstrom’s participation in a Worcester County Commissioners’ vote to provide funding to the hospital when his wife works there.... Read more » The post Ethics Complaint Filed Against Commissioner Over Hospital Vote appeared first on...READ POST.

Pretty Day with Some Pretty Fish

Posted by The Dispatch | Wednesday, July 01, 2020
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMc0zx9xjwY&t=37sAre you fishing the Ocean City Tuna Tournament???  Video update above.We’re getting pretty spoiled lately with the beautiful weather, but I don’t know of any fishermen that are complaining.  Today was another beautiful day with sunny skies, warm temps and relatively light winds and thanks to fewer boats in the canyons the tuna fishing was... Read more » The post Pretty Day with Some Pretty Fish appeared first on...READ POST.

June 30, 2020

Posted by Ocean City Fishing Reports | Tuesday, June 30, 2020
The final day of June led to some success for our captains and crews. Reporting from the Poormans Canyon today was the ‘Top Dog’ catching 12 yellowfin tuna along with a limit of blue line and golden tile fish, the … Continue reading → The post June 30, 2020 appeared first on Ocean City MD Fishing Charter Boat Sport Fishing. ...READ POST.

Berlin Dealership Eyes Expansion; ‘We Really See A Huge Opportunity In Berlin’

Posted by The Dispatch | Tuesday, June 30, 2020
BERLIN – The Berlin Planning Commission approved a site plan for a new building at I.G. Burton Chevrolet.The commission approved plans for a new I.G. Burton sales and vehicle service building at a meeting last week.“I’m very excited about the project,” commission member John Barrett said. “I look forward to seeing it done.”Representatives of I.G.... Read more » The post Berlin Dealership Eyes Expansion; ‘We Really See A Huge Opportunity In...READ POST.

Tuna, Tilefish and Jumbo Sea Bass….On the Same Trip

Posted by The Dispatch | Tuesday, June 30, 2020
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMc0zx9xjwY&t=37sThe Ocean City Tuna Tournament is less than two weeks away!!It was an absolutely beautiful day once again today with sunny skies, warm temperatures and little to no wind so there were plenty of anglers out taking advantage of it.  Tuna fishing was good for some boats, sea bass fishing was still better than decent... Read more » The post Tuna, Tilefish and Jumbo Sea Bass….On the Same Trip appeared first on News Ocean City Maryland...READ POST.

June 29, 2020

Posted by Ocean City Fishing Reports | Monday, June 29, 2020
No Monday blues here!! We had a good amount of boats go out today in search of yellowfin tuna. Captains reported fishing in the Poormans, Baltimore, and Washington Canyons, as well as the Hot Dog. Venturing to the Poormans Canyon … Continue reading → The post June 29, 2020 appeared first on Ocean City MD Fishing Charter Boat Sport Fishing. ...READ POST.

$4,000 Striped Bass

Posted by The Dispatch | Monday, June 29, 2020
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMc0zx9xjwY&t=2sOcean City Tuna Tournament is less than two weeks away.  Check out the details above.The wind laid out today leaving with us a beautiful summer day with sunny skies and warm temperatures.  It was a great day to get out on the water and do some fishing!Today was the 2nd and final day of the... Read more » The post $4,000 Striped Bass appeared first on News Ocean City Maryland Coast Dispatch Newspaper. ...READ POST.

June 28, 2020

Posted by Ocean City Fishing Reports | Sunday, June 28, 2020
It was a little quieter down here on the docks today, as the bite started to slow down a bit compared to what we’ve been seeing the last few days. Fishing in the Poormans Canyon today was the ‘Boss Hogg’ … Continue reading → The post June 28, 2020 appeared first on Ocean City MD Fishing Charter Boat Sport Fishing. ...READ POST.

Good Fishing for Sea Bass and Flounder, So So for Tunas

Posted by The Dispatch | Sunday, June 28, 2020
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMc0zx9xjwY&t=2sToday was the first day of scales action for the kayak only tournament The Fish N Paddle Saltwater Slam put on by Brian Roberts and it was a good first day of fishing.  47 kayak anglers are vying for over $7,000 in cash and prizes including new Lightning Kayaks.  Here’s who’s in the lead currently.Junior... Read more » The post Good Fishing for Sea Bass and Flounder, So So for Tunas appeared first on News Ocean City...READ POST.

June 27, 2020

Posted by Ocean City Fishing Reports | Saturday, June 27, 2020
It was a gorgeous day here in Ocean City, Maryland, allowing a decent amount of our boats to venture out the the fishing grounds. Today our captains reported they ventured to the Washington and Poormans Canyons. Heading to the Washington … Continue reading → The post June 27, 2020 appeared first on Ocean City MD Fishing Charter Boat Sport Fishing. ...READ POST.

Finicky Bites, But Plenty of Fish

Posted by The Dispatch | Saturday, June 27, 2020
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMc0zx9xjwY&t=2sCheck out the video for details on this year’s OC Tuna TournamentI had a chance to head offshore for a new episode of Hooked on OC today with Captain Joe Drosey of Rhonda’s Osprey thanks to an invite from Svend Sheppard and his crew.  We had a great time fishing with Svend, Dan, Steve, John... Read more » The post Finicky Bites, But Plenty of Fish appeared first on News Ocean City Maryland Coast Dispatch Newspaper. ...READ POST.

June 26, 2020

Posted by Ocean City Fishing Reports | Saturday, June 27, 2020
The marina was quite empty today which can only mean one thing.. a lot of boats out fishing! It was a mixed bag today, as captains reported fishing out of both the Washington and the Poormans Canyons. Returning from the … Continue reading → The post June 26, 2020 appeared first on Ocean City MD Fishing Charter Boat Sport Fishing. ...READ POST.

Bigeye, Yellowfin, Sea Bass and Flounder

Posted by The Dispatch | Friday, June 26, 2020
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qMc0zx9xjwY&t=2sSign Ups for the Ocean City Tuna Tournament are exactly two weeks from today!!  Check out some details above.Man, today was WAY different than yesterday as far as Mother Nature was concerned.  We did have some rainfall move through mid-afternoon, but otherwise the wind was light and temperatures were very nice.  Yesterday the wife and... Read more » The post Bigeye, Yellowfin, Sea Bass and Flounder appeared first on News...READ POST.

June 25, 2020

Posted by Ocean City Fishing Reports | Friday, June 26, 2020
It was another exciting day down at the docks with Big Eye tuna the theme of the day!  We had several boats head out today and return with some nice sized fish. The ‘Roncito’ returned with 12 yellowfin,  and the … Continue reading → The post June 25, 2020 appeared first on Ocean City MD Fishing Charter Boat Sport Fishing. ...READ POST.
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