What happens when high winds hit the beach in Ocean City?
The running of the umbrellas is what happens - at least in this video of a storm last week that drenched the town and sent beachgoers scrambling from the sand.
This scene would be a lot more fun if the umbrellas didn't seem like projectiles. Luckily, no one appears to have been hurt in the incident.
And it's amazing to watch the choreography...Read more
La Quinta Inn & Suites opened in Ocean City last November. The hotel is the latest entry representing chains at the beach. It sits in the space once occupied by the Ocean Voyager Motel at 33rd Street and Coastal Highway.
The four-story structure offers 101 rooms with free parking, free breakfast and free wireless Internet access. Rooms are a pleasant shade of sandy beige and are accented with shades...Read more
Beachgoers in Ocean City were having a whale of a good time on Friday.
And by "whale" we mean an actual whale.
Delaware Surf Fishing reported it was notified of sightings near 112th Street. The fishing website said...Read more
If you find yourself on the brink of a panic attack at the thought of crossing the Chesapeake Bay Bridge, you're not alone.
Inside Edition is apparently so terrified of the bridge that it just reposted a 2013 story that asks: "Is this the scariest bridge in America?"
The article quotes motorist Carolyn Casey, who said she could no longer make the drive across the bridge.
"What happened was I suffered...Read more
Delaware wildlife officials are warning boaters to keep a lookout for a manatee that was spotted in the Chesapeake and Delaware Canal.
Cpl. John McDerby of the Division of Fish and Wildlife Natural Resources Police says a 7-foot manatee was spotted at the Summit North Marina in Bear on Thursday afternoon.
McDerby says it's rare for the creature, a native of Florida, to travel this far north.
Ocean City Police arrested a man with a gun on the boardwalk in Ocean City over the weekend.
In the early hours of Sunday morning, a boardwalk business owner called to report a man with a visible handgun on the boardwalk. Police said that while the man did not make threats with the gun, it could be seen by people on the boardwalk.
Using the city's camera surveillance system, police located the suspect...Read more