Concerns Surface Over Berlin Intersection

BERLIN – Recent motor vehicle accidents at the busy intersection of Berlin’s Main Street and Old Ocean City Boulevard could be prevented in future by improving visibility. Berlin resident Jim Hoppa, who witnessed an accident at Main Street and Old Ocean City Boulevard a few weeks ago, raised the question of visibility improvements at that… Read more »

Commissioners See No Future With TDR Program

SNOW HILL – A new amendment to the 2006 Worcester County Comprehensive Plan called the Priority Preservation Area element will not include transfer development rights (TDRs), county elected officials decided last week during a discussion of the draft element and the recertification of the county land preservation program. The draft Priority Preservation Area (PPA) element… Read more »

Salvia Ban Sought In Ocean City

OCEAN CITY – With the stroke of Mayor Rick Meehan’s pen, Ocean City could be rid of a problematic thorn in its side as early as Tuesday morning. Councilman Jim Hall’s request for an emergency ordinance that would outlaw the sale or possession of salvia Divinorum within the town limits of Ocean City was answered… Read more »