Ocean City News

  • May 25 2017
    The search to find the next Miss Ocean City has begun with the announcement of the application process for interested contestants. To be eligible to compete, young women must be between the ages of 16 and 22, attend or have graduated from Ocean City High School, or have parents who own property in Ocean City or a sending district to Ocean City High School (including Sea Isle City and Upper Township). Miss Ocean City 2018 will be held on Saturday, August 12 at the Ocea... details
  • May 23 2017
    Ocean City is in the running once again for New Jersey s Favorite Beach in the annual contest sponsored by the N.J. Sea Grant Consortium. Ocean City has won the contest for three years in a row, and everybody is encouraged to vote right now by clicking here. The contest is designed to inspire pride in and stewardship of New Jersey s beaches. Online voting will be open through June 9, and the contest winners are usually announced in early July. More information on the contes... details
  • May 22 2017
    KC and the Sunshine Band bills itself as a group that creates instant happiness through music. Add two more ingredients Ocean City and the start of summer and you complete the recipe for a really great night. The band makes its Ocean City debut on Sunday (May 28), and tickets are still available. The concert starts at 7:30 p.m. on the Ocean City Music Pier (Boardwalk at Moorlyn Terrace). Generations of fans have danced to hit singles including That ... details
  • May 12 2017
    All are invited to attend a town hall meeting at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 3 at the Ocean City Tabernacle. Representatives of ACT Engineers will be on hand to update everybody on Ocean City's 2017 bay dredging program and on various efforts to create a sustainable long-term plan to keep bayside channels and lagoons navigable. The meeting will be held in the main auditorium of the Tabernacle at 550 Wesley Avenue. ... details
  • May 2 2017
    The Ocean City Environmental Commission recently created a flyer to promote awareness of the dangers of balloons released over the marine environment. The information will be shared through traditional media, social media, websites, at city events and city welcome centers. Based on the past success of similar educational pieces, the Environmental Commissions recommends this as the most effective way to reach the most people. Download printable flyer ... details
  • Mar 29 2017
    New Jersey American Water will perform its annual cleaning of the water distribution system to help ensure that customers continue to receive high-quality, reliable water service. Starting the week of April 30 and continuing through May 30 in Ocean City, New Jersey American Water will begin annual maintenance to flush out harmless mineral deposits that may have built up in the pipe s inner walls. Flushing the water mains involves loosening sediment by pumping a high veloc... details