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Summer 2012 Flying By In Ocean City (Photos)

July 10, 2012


Images of Summer 2012 in Ocean City, Maryland Photos by John Hayden. Maybe it just seems like summer is flying by because I’m working full-time in the hospitality business.  Is this safe? Is this safe? We’ve seen more and more of these rented motor scooters on the roads in Ocean City the past couple seasons. […]

Gas Prices Going Back Up in Ocean City, MD

July 6, 2012


Looks like $3.35 a gallon was the bottom for retail gasoline prices in Ocean City, Maryland. This week, the stations in West Ocean City have been adjusting their signs up to $3.39 for regular. I’ve heard that gas prices may have bottomed out nationally, as well, but I’m not sure of the specifics. How much […]

Gasoline Prices for July 4: Where You Might Save in MD (And Other Highway Tips)

July 3, 2012


Gasoline prices have held steady for several weeks at $3.35 for regular in Ocean City and West Ocean City, Maryland. (Except for one small station at the corner of Route 50 and Route 611, which is holding out for $3.41) Six miles west, in Berlin, MD, gas is selling for $3.29. Two large stations at […]

Art’s Alive, 12th Annual Show

June 14, 2012


Art’s Alive celebrates 12 years as Ocean City’s biggest and best fine art show this weekend, June 16 and 17. What could be better than fine art at the beach? How about fine art for sale around a beautiful lagoon in a picturesque park with expansive bay views. Visit 100 artists as they sell their […]

$3.39 Gasoline in Ocean City, MD (Update: $3.37) (Update: $3.35)

June 5, 2012


UPDATED UPDATE: June 20,2012   $3.39   $3.37   $3.35 UPDATE: June 14, 2012    $3.39   $3.37 is now the going rate for regular gas in Ocean City, Maryland. However, I’ve seen at least one station with a $3.36 sign. I couldn’t believe my eyes. Driving to work Monday afternoon, I thought I saw […]

$3.45 Gas In Ocean City

May 30, 2012


The going rate for regular gas has dropped from $3.49 to $3.45 at most stations in Ocean City. Tuesday evening, three stations in North Ocean City and three in West Ocean City were selling regular for $3.45. A couple of stations in midtown were showing prices of $3.47 and $3.49. Here’s the gasoline price trend […]

Life’s A Holiday At The Beach

May 29, 2012


See photos of the Memorial Day Flag Celebration on the beach here. My little corner of the hospitality industry in Ocean City, Maryland,  was crowded and busy for Memorial Day weekend 2012. Two words say it all: “No Vacancy.” The photos in this post (except the one from Wikimedia Commons, below right) were taken late […]