Berlin Fiddlers Event Breaks Record

BERLIN – There were 35 entries including nine bands in the competition portion of the 15th Annual Berlin Fiddlers Convention last weekend. Event organizer Steve Frene reported this week the three-day event broke an attendance record with an estimated 2,800 people in Berlin on Friday night; 5,000 on Saturday; and 1,000 on Sunday. Here’s a… Read more »

Plenty Of Events Fill Out Calendar For Fall

OCEAN CITY – The first day of autumn arrived on Sunday, bringing with it a number of special events for the season’s weekends. Sept. 28-29: Winefest on the Beach, Inlet Parking Lot: Wine samplings, arts & crafts, live entertainment & food. Admission. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Oct. 4-7: 10th Annual Endless Summer Cruisin’,… Read more »

Ocean City Likes Air Show Concept

OCEAN CITY – The potential for an Air Show in Ocean City for the 2008 season increased this week with the Mayor and Council giving unanimous approval for the project to continue into the next stage of planning. Ocean City Special Events Coordinator John Sullivan came before the Mayor and Council at Tuesday’s work session… Read more »

An Interview With Ray Godman


OCEAN CITY – With the charges dropped against accused murderer Christy Freeman last week, the local business owner and mother has not been shy about returning to her normal life in the community although she isn’t saying much about the case on the advice of her attorneys. However, her long-time boyfriend Ray Godman talked candidly… Read more »

Operation Cash-Out Results In Local Indictments

BERLIN – More details emerged this week in the case regarding several local residents caught up last week in the federal sting operation now targeting 45 suspects in an extensive money-laundering and bribery scheme including possible penalties and forfeitures of property for the defendants. Last Thursday, federal officials including the FBI and the Immigration and… Read more »