• July 19, 2019

About Us - Ocean City Sentinel: Site

About Us

Founded in 1879 the Ocean City Sentinel is the oldest business in Ocean City, NJ, "America's Greatest Family Resort."

The Ocean City Sentinel's history dates back to 1880 and the newspaper has been  published continually since 1881.

A Sample Media, Inc., paid circulation newspaper, the Ocean City Sentinel is published 52 weeks a year on Wednesdays and serves Ocean City, Sea Isle City, Somers Point and Upper Township, with editions mailed across the United States.

The Ocean City Sentinel publishes a tourism publication, the Ocean City Sure Guide, from March through October. It also had four other sister newspapers: the Upper Township Sentinel, The Sentinel of Somers Point, Linwood and Northfield, and the Cape May Star and Wave and the Cape May Sure Guide.

The Ocean City Sentinel has received scores of awards for its news coverage, editorial commentary, photography, advertising and graphic design.