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There’s Good News and Bad News About the Chesapeake Bay

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jan 06, 2015 10:06am

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Every other year, the Chesapeake Bay Foundation releases a State of the Bay Report that evaluates the current status of our region’s most important watershed. The CBF has just issued its 2014 report news and the news is good… and bad. Read More →

Beaches, Real Estate & Home

Vacation House of the Day: Spectacular Water Views from Every Floor in South Shore

0 Written by: | Saturday, Nov 29, 2014 3:00pm

Price: $1,800,000

8 Shore Dr, Bethany Beach, Delaware 19930

Bedrooms: 5  Bathrooms: 4.5

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From the realtor:

Enjoy the spectacular water views from every floor in this unique contemporary home in South Shore! Plenty of room to entertain with over 5000 SF of heated space and multiple decks for outside living. Community pool and marina with available slips for lease or purchase. Come see it today!

Beaches, Real Estate & Home

Vacation House of the Day: Gated Home with Ocean Views in Breakwater Beach

0 Written by: | Saturday, Oct 18, 2014 3:00pm

Price: $2,095,000

39576 ALICIA COURT, North Bethany, DE

6 Bedrooms, 6.5 Baths

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Vacation House of the Day:  Gated Home with Ocean Views in Breakwater Beach

Sun filled newly furnished & remodeled home on a corner lot one off the Ocean in a prestigious gated community. Expansive parking & 6 en-suite bedrooms.With Ocean views, dramatic great room & sundeck, this home is perfect for entertaining at the beach.

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Vacation House of the Day: Exquisite Residence on the Salt Pond

0 Written by: | Saturday, Oct 04, 2014 3:00pm

Price: $1,395,000

423 CANAL WAY EAST, Bethany Beach, DE

5 Bedrooms, 4.5 Baths

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Vacation House of the Day: Bay Views in Cotton Patch Hills

0 Written by: | Saturday, Sep 27, 2014 3:00pm

Price: $899,000

29563 COVE WAY, North Bethany, DE

5 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths

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Beaches, Featured, Health and Fitness

There’s Flesh-Eating Bacteria in the Chesapeake Bay!

0 Written by: | Wednesday, Aug 06, 2014 10:14am

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Sure, sharks are scary. But at least you can see one when it’s coming for you. Bacteria? Not so much. And five cases of infection caused by the very ominous sounding flesh-eating bacteria have been found in the Chesapeake Bay and its tributaries so far this year.

(Just a quick warning to anyone squeamish out there: do NOT google image search flesh-eating bacteria if you’re reading this over breakfast.)
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Beaches, Featured, Lifeline

Septima the Tiger Shark Spotted Near Ocean City

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Aug 05, 2014 9:30am

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Photo via Ocearch.org

Meet Septima. She’s a 13-foot-long, half-ton tiger shark, and she recently took a vacation to Ocean City.

We know this because Ocearch, the global shark tracker, put a tracking tag on her back in May when she was hanging out in South Carolina. Since then, she’s traveled more than 3,000 miles up and down the East Coast — including her recent Ocean City jaunt.
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Beaches, Featured, Hot House, Real Estate & Home

Kitsch At The Beach: Waterfront House, Crazy Decor, Glass Elevator To All Floors

0 Written by: | Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014 2:12pm

 

Hot House: 4201 Atlantic Avenue, Ocean City, MD 21842

 

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Single-style waterfront beach house, wood frame with cedar shakes on concrete foundation, circa 2000. Six bedrooms, 4.5 baths over three stories and 5,910 square feet. Gourmet kitchen with s/s appliances, top floor luxury master bedroom suite, hot tub/spa, gas fireplace, elevator. Wrap-around porch with ocean views, patios, central a/c, two car garage, outdoor shower: $3,990,000 Read More →

Beaches, Featured, Health and Fitness, Lifeline

Be Careful With Those Jetpacks, Everyone

0 Written by: | Thursday, Jul 17, 2014 10:23am

Photo via Relentless Watersports

Photo via Relentless Watersports

Our very own Robert O’Brien has been detailing the increasingly silly regulations that are popping up in Ocean City–no swearing, no laser pointers, etc. But increased regulation of jet packs? That actually does sound like a good idea.

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Beaches, Featured, Health and Fitness, Lifeline

Which Are Maryland’s Cleanest Beaches?

0 Written by: | Friday, Jun 27, 2014 10:30am

Photo by Barbara Gallagher via Delaware Way

Photo by Barbara Gallagher via Delaware Way

Every year, the Natural Resources Defense Council looks at beaches across the United States, measuring whether their water quality is safe for swimmers. Maryland beaches usually measure up… okay, with about 6 percent of water samples exceeding the NRDC’s limits for, um, acceptable contamination. (Want to know more about what “contamination” consists of? No, you don’t. But if you really do, check out the full report here.)

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