| Jun 4, 2013
| 11:08 AM
Just in time for summer, Ron Jon Surf Shop is opening Thursday in Ocean City, two blocks from the beach.
The 11th company-owned Ron Jon, the first in Maryland, will occupy 6,500 square feet in the 67th Street Town Center. UPDATE: The new shopping center...
| May 29, 2013
| 1:54 PM
Summer is in the air and for many Huntington Beach locals that means one thing, The Vans U.S. Open of Surfing.
Anticipation is palpable for the brand new sponsors and the community can't wait to see what they're bringing. One thing for certain, the...
| May 22, 2013
| 4:46 AM
Going to the beach doesn't simply mean getting a killer tan. There's also plenty of great fashion and home décor finds along the way. Here's a guide to places to shop while visiting the shore.
Ron Jon Surf Shop
The iconic retailer, now based in...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 10:36 AM
It's not every day that people get the chance to do something creative that they're not only passionate about, but also pays their bills.
Toes on the Nose window dresser Sydney Hensler says she got lucky.
"It's something I never expected to do, but it...
| May 11, 2013
| 1:33 AM
Through today, May 12: The Eastern Surfing Association's 2013 Mid-Atlantic Regional Surfing Championships will be held in Ocean City off the beach near 48th Street. For hours, registration and more information, call 800-399-6820 or...
| May 11, 2013
| 11:11 AM
Beth Schub started surfing with one of her uncles on Long Island when she was 13, but she went off to college in Pennsylvania and later settled there after getting married, she thought she was pretty much done with the sport.
It took a move to Emerald...
| May 23, 2013
| 4:44 AM
You may not recognize Debbie Kowalski Wilson's name, but if you've opened a Sports Illustrated swimsuit issue in the past six years, chances are you've seen her work. Wilson, who is from Edgewood and now lives in Hawaii, has had her Maui Girl swimsuits...
| Apr 24, 2013
| 1:36 PM
For the past three years, Kali Putzig, of Pompano Beach, has hit the beach each summer with her dad, John, to do a little surfing.
Kali, 8, learned to surf at the ripe age of 5.
“Kali was able to stand up surfing in the first couple of days,&...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 4:59 PM
Soul Surf owners Chris and Karen Williams have taken the plunge by opening their first shop at 763 S. Coast Hwy. last month.
"It's important to have a location doing what we do," he said.
The company runs surf lessons, surf programs, corporate parties...
| Nov 21, 2012
| 7:58 PM
An 11-day effort to collect clothes and other supplies for victims of Hurricane Sandy has packed a local surfwear company's warehouse and the donated goods are now on their way to the East Coast in a U-Haul truck.
"We nearly filled the entire warehouse,...
| Nov 27, 2012
| 8:10 AM
EUREKA, Calif. -- Crews called off a search for the last of three family members swept out to sea in powerful surf while looking for their dog.
Despite heavy fog, the Coast Guard had searched through the weekend for a 16-year-old boy swept out to see...