Ocean City Today

About Us


Ocean City Today is the newspaper of record for Ocean City, Md. and the surrounding area and was founded in 1993 by a small group of local stockholders under the corporate title of Flag Publications, Inc.

It remains an independently owned weekly newspaper and is distributed free on newsstands every Friday throughout northern Worcester County, Md. and parts of Sussex County, Del. Its average year-round circulation is 17,000, with a seasonal high of 25,000.

Flag Publications also owns the Bayside Gazette in Berlin, Md., a free weekly with home delivery in Ocean Pines, and the OC Digest, a paid-circulation newspaper created to satisfy all Maryland and local requirements for the publication of pubic notices.

Ocean City Today and its sister papers are dedicated to providing coverage of events and useful information for residents and visitors in Ocean City, Ocean Pines, Berlin and other northern Worcester County communities. The guiding principles of our newspapers are to be fair, ethical and service-oriented.

The business offices of Ocean City Today, Bayside Gazette and OC Digest are at 8200 Coastal Highway, Ocean City, MD 21842. Phone: 410-723-6397.