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Commotion Down the Ocean | Grind For Life Benefit

Head to the Ocean Bowl this afternoon to check out Commotion Down the Ocean, which benefits Grind For Life, whose mission it is to provide financial assistance to cancer patients and their families while traveling for treatments. Today’s event includes live music, vendors and a skate contest, with registration beginning at 10 AM at the Ocean Bowl. Today’s events begin …

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Alternative Art in Berlin,MD has a Bright Future

When I heard that Matt Dove was closing his studio on 611 in West Ocean City, I was bummed because it was one of the first full time legit studios and gallery in our area for the alternative art scene. There were great works by Matt and many of the talented local artists, always on display.  Thankfully Matt found a …

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Ocean City Maryland’s Surf Photographer – Nick Denny

Nick Denny is funny, easy going, and pretty talented.  He can pack surf supplies with the best of them.  I know because that’s what we do at Coastal Surf Supplies.  Oh yeah, he also is pretty good at taking pictures.  Turns out he was laid up a couple years back and couldn’t surf so he started taking pictures of his buddies, one …

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Raising Money for a Good Cause | Epworth Skate Park

By Brandi Mellinger, Managing Editor Ocean City Today Nathan Brunet, Staff Writer Ocean City Today (July 27, 2012) A group of area skateboarders have partnered with a Rehoboth Beach, Del., church to draw attention to — and raise money for — a skate park located on the church property. Epworth United Methodist Church, 19285 Holland Glade Road, has had a …

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Video Of the Week from ELB Productions

I’m looking forward to more  great things from Erik.  The only guy who as ever gone from surfing J-bay South Africa directly to surfing Ocean city MD.  He is a dear friend and an amazing creator. check out his new website at  ELB productions Beth – a teaser from Erik Barnes on Vimeo.

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The Beauty of the Beach in Early June

Waking up early on a Saturday morning in June, with a To Do list a mile long but with a desire to enjoy the day is a tough internal struggle. Instead of doing what I feel is necessary, we began the day in a spontaneous manner. For those that know me, know that I tend to over plan everything, so …

Fager’s Island Surf Swap

This Sunday June 3rd local area surfers will bring out some of their boards for the annual Fager’s Island Surf Swap. Surf swaps are pretty common in the surf world for a couple, generalized reasons. Most surfers collect more boards than they could ever ride at any given time. And they are usually looking for a deal, not because they …