The company that owns a historic amusement park on the Ocean City boardwalk will be penalized for violating a zoning code if it doesn’t move its Ferris wheel, the town council decided.
Cambria Hotels, an upscale brand franchised by Rockville-based Choice Hotels International Inc., made its official debut in Ocean City with the grand opening of the Cambria Hotel Ocean City - Bayfront.
It’s shaping up to be a record-setting year for Ocean City, Maryland, as many newly vaccinated beachgoers celebrate their first chance to travel since the start of the pandemic. “The phrase I’ve been quoted saying is, everybody’s got cabin fever on steroids,” said Sal Fasano, owner of La Quinta Inn & Suites on 32nd Street and a veteran […]
A seemingly divided 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Wednesday considered whether Ocean City’s prohibition on women going topless violates the Constitution’s guarantee of equal treatment under the law because men are permitted to go bare-chested in the Eastern Shore beach town. Judge A. Marvin Quattlebaum Jr. said that perhaps constitutional deference is owed […]
OCEAN CITY, Md. — The Town of Ocean City is considering a new noise ordinance this week to tighten up on loud music and shouting on its iconic boardwalk. The town council will take up discussion at its Monday meeting on the proposal, which limits noise from speakers, radios, or human shouting or yelling to […]
Ocean City’s prohibition on women going topless “protects and advances the prevailing sensibilities” of its residents and visitors, the Eastern Shore beach town told a U.S. appeals court Thursday as it considers whether the ban violates the Constitution’s guarantee of equal treatment under the law because men are permitted to go-bare chested.
A company in Baltimore has created “bumper tables” designed to allow people to practice social distancing while eating and talking in outdoor settings amid the coronavirus pandemic.
A group of women prohibited from going topless in Ocean City will appeal a federal judge’s decision upholding the Eastern Shore resort town’s statutory ban. Counsel for the women notified the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals on Tuesday to expect a request soon that it overturn Chief U.S. District Judge James K. Bredar’s ruling […]
Maryland's most popular beach destination is set to reopen its shore this weekend, and a city official has said “day-trippers" won't be turned away, even though out-of-town visitors would be violating the state's stay-at-home order.
A popular Maryland beach town can ban women from going topless in public, a federal judge ruled Tuesday.
Maryland's Ocean City has playfully invited Prince Harry and Duchess Meghan to vacation there after the couple said they would step back from royal duties.
A Maryland board has approved the Maryland Stadium Authority's authorization to issue new bonds for an expansion of the Ocean City Convention Center.