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OC Blog - baltimoresun.com http://www.baltimoresun.com/travel/oc-blog/?track=rss Headlines from baltimoresun.com en ©2014, baltimoresun.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:51:00 -0400 Ocean City ranked as one of the least safe places to live in Maryland By Michelle Deal-Zimmerman, The Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/travel/oc-blog/bal-ocean-city-ranked-as-one-of-the-least-safe-places-in-maryland-20140416,0,3903269.story?track=rss Real estate firm Movoto analysis puts shore town at the bottom - but is it accurate?<br/><br/>Is Ocean City the most dangerous place to live in Maryland? Even more dangerous than Baltimore? Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:51:00 EDT Maryland Film Fest lineup includes 'Ping Pong Summer,' filmed in Ocean City By Chris Kaltenbach http://www.baltimoresun.com/travel/oc-blog/bal-ping-pong-summer-included-in-initial-list-of-films-for-mays-maryland-film-festival-20140409,0,830463.story?track=rss Maryland director's ode to summers in Ocean City is among 10 films scheduled for May festival<br/><br/>Next month's Maryland Film Festival will feature the local debut of "Ping Pong Summer," writer-director Michael Tully's coming-of-age tale set in Ocean City in the 1980s and starring Susan Sarandon, Lea Thompson, John Hannah and Amy Sedaris. Wed, 9 Apr 2014 16:06:00 EDT Claddagh Pub to open new location near Ocean City By Jada Vanderpool, The Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/travel/oc-blog/bal-claddagh-pub-ocean-city-20140408,0,1635000.story?track=rss Popular Canton bar coming to Fenwick Island this summer<br/><br/>Claddagh Pub and Restaurant, the popular Canton favorite, is opening a new location near Ocean City just in time for summer. Tue, 8 Apr 2014 14:16:00 EDT Ocean City offers $25 rebate for planting trees By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/travel/oc-blog/bs-md-ocean-city-trees-20140408,0,6077628.story?track=rss Marylanders Plant Trees has planted more than 100,000 trees since 2009<br/><br/>Ocean City wants people to plant more trees. Tue, 8 Apr 2014 07:20:00 EDT Military branches return to OC Air Show By Michelle Deal-Zimmerman , The Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/travel/oc-blog/bs-tr-oc-air-show-lineup-20140403,0,5817798.story?track=rss This year's show to feature Army, Air Force, Navy and Marines<br/><br/>After being grounded for much of last year, several military units are set to perform at the 2014 OC Air Show. Thu, 3 Apr 2014 13:45:00 EDT Up in smoke? Ocean City ponders ban on beach smoking By Colin Campbell, The Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/travel/oc-blog/bs-md-ocean-city-smoking-20140331,0,355330.story?track=rss Ocean City announced last week it will crack down on profanity on the boardwalk, but the city council is also considering banning another public vice &mdash; smoking on the beach. Mon, 31 Mar 2014 06:52:00 EDT Oh fudge! Hold the profanity, Ocean City officials say By Julie Scharper , The Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/travel/oc-blog/bs-ae-oc-profanity-20140325,0,6261633.story?track=rss Beach town to post 'no profanity please' signs along boardwalk<br/><br/> The Town of Ocean City will be posting signs along the boardwalk this spring asking people to refrain from using foul language. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 19:52:00 EDT Best of Ocean City: Nominate your favorite spots http://www.baltimoresun.com/travel/oc-blog/bal-sl-nominate-best-of-ocean-city-20140324,0,595520.storylink?track=rss We're glad spring has decided to make an appearance, but it's summer we're really looking forward to. In that spirit, we're asking you to submit your picks for our Best of OC awards. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 13:36:00 EDT After woman's Facebook effort, Ocean City officials find missing locks By Michelle Deal-Zimmerman, The Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/travel/oc-blog/bal-ocean-city-md-20140217,0,6244326.story?track=rss Town council member uncovers mystery of locks that hold key to couple's beach memories<br/><br/>A plea posted on Facebook over the weekend by a North Carolina woman has drawn locks of attention and within 48 hours, a resolution from Ocean City officials. Tue, 18 Feb 2014 17:34:00 EST Ocean City pier damaged by winter storm By Kevin Rector, The Baltimore Sun http://www.baltimoresun.com/travel/oc-blog/bs-md-oc-pier-damage-20140214,0,2522593.story?track=rss Pier had also been damaged in Superstorm Sandy<br/><br/>A fishing pier in Ocean City that sustained heavy damage during Superstorm Sandy in 2012 was once again walloped by the winter storm that passed through Maryland on Thursday, according to city officials. Fri, 14 Feb 2014 20:48:00 EST