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2024 Spirit of Ocean Reef Recipient

April 26, 2024 10:18 am Published by

Berman Exemplifies Genuine Commitment to Community Service at Ocean Reef 2024 Spirit of Ocean Reef Recipient By Annie Miles When ORC Chairman Charlie Johnston announced the 2024 Spirit of Ocean Reef winner, he stated that “no recipient has been more... Read More »

Authentic Italian Flair

October 12, 2021 3:36 pm Published by

Authentic Italian Flair By Jody Steele  As a young boy, Chef Andrea Rodella knew what he wanted to be when he grew up. He credits his beloved grandparents, who were outstanding chefs, to helping him develop his passion for cooking.... Read More »

Focus on Golf Cart Safety

August 16, 2021 6:51 pm Published by

Focus on Golf Cart Safety One of the treasured traditions of Ocean Reef is the golf cart lifestyle. In describing so many of The Reef’s conveniences, the most frequently heard line is, “just a golf cart ride away.” But golf... Read More »

Falk Family Windfall

January 13, 2021 2:18 pm Published by

Falk Family Windfall Fifty years ago, an Ocean Reef homeowner started an invitation-only New Year’s Day party featuring the world’s worst champagne and the world’s greatest hot dogs. Guests could put $10 in a pot and guess the Dow Jones... Read More »

The Story Behind the Buccaneer Island Bird Statues

September 18, 2020 4:12 pm Published by

The Story Behind the Buccaneer Island Bird Statues In the June 26, 2020 edition, the Ocean Reef Press featured an article titled “Stories Behind Ocean Reef Sculptures” where we asked Members to contact us with the history behind the bird... Read More »

Capital Projects Progress

July 1, 2020 10:55 am Published by

Capital Projects Progress The commencement of all three major capital projects, the Ocean Room/Lobby and Clubhouse renovations and construction of an Associate Parking Garage, highlight the bright future for Ocean Reef Club. Contract Awarded for Ocean Room/Lobby Renovation Following a... Read More »

Summer Adventures in the Redlands

June 10, 2020 10:17 am Published by

Summer Adventures in the Redlands By Jody Steele Looking for a journey nearby this summer? The Redland area is just a short drive away up Card Sound Road. This historic area was first settled in 1898 by pioneers homesteading the... Read More »


June 8, 2020 10:54 am Published by

CABIN FEVER Joan the Shopper finds gifts for Father’s Day (June 21) in some newly opened Ocean Reef stores By Joan Birsh Isn’t it lovely that at Ocean Reef you can now don a mask, hop in your cart and... Read More »