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Four Dewey Beach police officers injured after responding to fight

Four Dewey Beach police officers were injured after responding to a fight at a restaurant parking lot. The Dewey Beach Police Department says in a news release that the incident began Sunday morning after a Dewey Beach officer witnessed 10 to 15 people fighting at the parking lot. Police say the officer tried to intervene before calling for assistance.

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Air Force Thunderbirds return to the skies in OC this weekend

The Air Force's famous Thunderbirds will streak across Ocean City's skies this weekend, marking their return to air shows after a crash in Colorado two weeks ago.

The Thunderbirds — a precision aerobatic team of red, white and blue fighter jets — are the headliners of the two-day OC Air Show, now in its ninth year in the Eastern Shore resort town.

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OC Air Show pilot offering rides in World War II-era bomber this weekend

We’re betting Dad has enough ties already, so you’re probably looking desperately for a Father’s Day gift that he’ll really love.

How about a ride in a World War II-era B-25?

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Fishing boat catches great white shark off the coast of Ocean City

The crew of a fishing boat off the coast of Ocean City reeled in a big one this weekend: a great white shark. 

Crew members of the boat Over-Board set sail on Saturday in the waters off Ocean City to go shark fishing. After about three hours afloat in 85-foot deep waters, with Boston mackerel on their fishing lines, they heard the sound of a catch. 

"Click, click, click," went the reel.

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Ocean City Beach Patrol captain draws fire with email on locker room use

The longtime head of Ocean City's Beach Patrol could face discipline for sending an email instructing employees to use the locker room "that corresponds to your DNA," an Ocean City spokeswoman said Tuesday.

"We are not Target," Melbourne "Butch" Arbin III wrote in an email Sunday to several dozen Beach Patrol members. "Males use the men's locker room only! Females use the women's locker room only!

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With summer season in full swing, snow cleanup lingers in Ocean City

OCEAN CITY, Md. (AP) — Ocean City continues to repair the damages caused by a Category 4 winter storm in January.

The Daily Times of Salisbury reports that while Ocean City continues to remove debris and repair beaches, some of the damages may linger for a while.

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