Canale’s New Trial Bid Denied

BERLIN – An Ocean City man, serving a 10-year sentence for manslaughter in the baseball bat beating death of another local man in May 2008, will not get a shot at a new trial or a reconsideration of his sentence after the state’s Court of Special Appeals last week issued an opinion upholding the judgment… Read more »

Alleged Internet Pirate Cleared

SNOW HILL – A Gambrills, Md. man accused last year of pirating Internet service for several condominium buildings in Ocean City was found not guilty of the charges this week in District Court, but the civil case against him filed by the alleged victim, Comcast of Eastern Shore, continues to plod along. In March 2009,… Read more »

Mathias Officially Files For Senate Seat

BERLIN – Ending months of speculation, Delegate James Mathias this week officially filed for election to the Senate seat in District 38, which includes all of Worcester County, Somerset County and a portion of Wicomico County. Unofficially, Mathias, former mayor of Ocean City, has made no secret of his intention to seek the District 38… Read more »