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May 25, 2017

JERSEY SHORE GETS READY FOR HUGE MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND

Summer has arrived.  The Jersey Shore will see a huge influx of visitors Friday afternoon and Friday evening as Memorial Day weekend gets underway.  Beach communities will have lifeguards on duty at select beaches, and seasonal businesses will be breaking in new employees.  The forecast calls for largely dry conditions with some chances of showers [...]
May 25, 2017

MAYOR PARASAILING EVENT POSTPONED UNTIL SATURDAY IN STONE HARBOR

Stone Harbor Mayor Judy Davies Dunhour will parasail onto the beaches in her community on Saturday, instead of Friday.  Rough sea conditions have postponed the event by a day; Davies Dunhour will welcome visitors to the beaches at the 95th Street beach at Noon Saturday. ##
May 25, 2017

OCEAN CITY TO SPEND $18.5 MILLION ON CAPITAL PROJECTS

Ocean City will spend over $18 million for various capital improvement projects.  City Council met this week and approved funding for a back bay dredging project, a fire truck, and other essentials.  There was no public comment against the bond ordinance. ##
May 25, 2017

2017 HURRICANES? MORE, OR LESS, DEPENDING ON WHO YOU LISTEN TO

Hurricane season begins next week, and depending on who you listen to, it could be a very active or moderate hurricane season.  The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is predicting a very active hurricane season in the Atlantic; but other agencies including Accuweather and Colorado State University are predicting mild hurricane seasons. ##