| May 12, 2011
| 11:27 AM
If your idea of a breezy beach vacation involves a plane or passport, then hold off on the tropics and head instead to Virginia Beach.
This resort city of nearly 438,000 people is a laid-back East Coast destination about a five-hour drive from Baltimore....
| Jun 12, 2012
| 10:36 AM
As many vacationers and beach lovers know, boogie boards - also known as a body boards - are a staple of beach life. It seems everyone, both young and old, loves to grab a few rides on the shore break while simultaneously dodging groups of swimmers. If...
| Jun 13, 2012
| 12:27 PM
Okay, so you're in Ocean City and you decide to do some shopping to unwind. If you're looking for some cheap souvenirs, there is nothing wrong with going to your nearest beach-item supermart. Or if you want the mall experience, there's always the recently...
| Jun 19, 2012
| 11:57 AM
The OC Blog is back again with another spot check for you and your hungry palettes. If you are looking for one of the best local eats in Ocean City, go no further than Belly Busters Seafood & Deli on 45th Street and Coastal Highway.
With a surf shack...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 3:02 PM
Wild West Rodeo Days at Adventure Park USA
Adventure Park USA in Frederick County will host a two-day rodeo event this Saturday and Sunday. The event features bull riding, a "little wranglers" rodeo, rodeo clowns, trick roping, barrel racing,...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Having trouble motivating yourself to get up on your vacation days? Well, the Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum has a program to get you and your family up and active in the mornings. Starting July 2 the museum will host free educational programs on...
| Jan 7, 2012
| 10:59 PM
Farrah Hall spends most of her life traveling around the world, windsurfing. The pictures and other images she posts on her Facebook page from places like Australia and the south of France seem pretty glamorous, but the reality for the 30-year-old Hall is...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 1:06 PM
The boardwalk was busier than usual Thursday, as hundreds of action sports fans came to catch skaters, BMX riders and surfers participate in the Dew Tour competition.
John Harnell, an 18-year-old skater who was watching professional skaters practice at...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 3:25 PM
They were called "beach boys", the natives who would teach the tourists how and where to surf in Hawaii. They would paddle out into the Pacific Ocean standing up, reading the next big wave for the surfers to ride the way as a caddie would a double-...
| Jun 6, 2012
| 11:13 AM
During the month of June, thousands of high school graduates come to the beach. They come to celebrate the achievements they've made, and to spend time with friends before college. And, it seems, some come to drink.
"Senior Week doesn't turn out all nice...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 1:50 PM
Coming up this Saturday is the 18th Annual Malibu's Classic. We've already told you that Malibu's Surf Shop is one of the best surf shops around. Well, this contest is one of the best surfing competitions around.
The week leading up to the contest, all...
| Jul 19, 2012
| 1:00 PM
It can't hurt to be shopping at a surf shop and hear the crash of the waves right behind you. Malibu's Surf Shop at 8th Street and the boardwalk has been an Ocean City staple for years and with its location, it is exactly what a surf shop should be like....