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8:55 am on Thursday September 11, 2014

Crews begin work on Ocean Boulevard streetscape project

Work got underway Wednesday on a multi-million dollar project aimed at beautifying parts of Myrtle Beach. The goal of the streetscape project is to improve the area on Ocean Boulevard from 2nd to 9th Avenues North. Workers began tearing up street...
9:09 am on Tuesday March 25, 2014

Council to consider banning Ocean Boulevard parking in downtown Myrtle Beach year-round

via The Sun News: Parking on a portion of Ocean Boulevard could be suspended year-round if Myrtle Beach City Council approves a motion on Tuesday. However, most members of the Oceanfront Merchants Association said they would like to see parking...
10:58 am on Wednesday March 12, 2014

No Parking signs could go up on Ocean Boulevard in Myrtle Beach

It could soon be illegal to park between 7th and 14th Avenues North all year round. Although right now, parking there is legal between October and March, there's a motion before the Myrtle Beach City Council to make that change.
9:18 am on Friday February 7, 2014

‘American Idol’ Elise Testone to headline Myrtle Beach St. Patrick’s Day Festival

Elise Testone, former “American Idol” contestant and Coastal Carolina University graduate, will be the headliner at this year’s Oceanfront Merchants Association St. Patrick’s Day Festival on March 15. Testone is one of about 10 bands lined up to...
10:38 pm on Sunday February 2, 2014

Proposal to close Ocean Boulevard to vehicles not popular with Myrtle Beach City Council, business owners

Those who were hoping to see a Bourbon Street type of pedestrian area on Ocean Boulevard in Myrtle Beach might not get their wish. Mayor John Rhodes asked members of the Downtown Redevelopment Corp. last month to consider closing Ocean Boulevard to...
1:55 pm on Friday January 31, 2014

Intersection of Main St and Ocean Blvd in NMB will be closed all of Feb.

The intersection of Main Street and Ocean Boulevard will close Monday, February 3 due to construction work associated with the Main Street Ocean Outfall project.
8:36 am on Tuesday April 2, 2013

Breaking Bad: Ocean Boulevard

"Two people were in Myrtle Beach police custody early Tuesday after officers discovered a methamphetamine lab along Ocean Boulevard, Capt. David Knipes said. Officers were told about a possible meth lab and at 2 a.m. Tuesday went to the Polynesian...
7:38 am on Friday October 12, 2012

Coast RTA adds free entertainment express (Update: A success)

TheDigitelMYR Update October 12, 2012: Coast RTA says that 24,925 riders took advantage of the Entertainment Express this summer, making the new service a success. Overall, ridership of the Grand Strand's public transportation service was up about...
4:15 am on Friday July 6, 2012

#MYReats: Two new Mexican restaurants on the Boulevard (Update)

Flickr User: katieharbath Update at the bottom First Report May 8, 2012: Two new Mexican restaurants are located just blocks from each other in downtown Myrtle Beach on the Boulevard. The first, Nacho Mamas, which opened on Cinco de Mayo; and the...
6:41 am on Monday June 4, 2012

#MYR photobombing incident makes headlines

Flickr User: Dave Delaney Myrtle Beach has had some strange news items lately, first came the Electric Slide beatdown and a few days later news of an accidental photobombing turned stabbing popped up all around local media and now nationally.  News...