Berlin Police Geared Up For Halloween

BERLIN – Halloween weekend is almost here and Berlin is once again preparing for the annual festivities. As always, the Berlin Police Department (BPD) will be on the streets during the trick-or-treating in an effort to continue the long tradition of safety associated with the event. Berlin has been hosting a specific trick-or-treating period for… Read more »

Downtown Project’s Site Plan Extended

OCEAN CITY – Cropper’s Landing’s contract was extended an additional two years at this weeks Planning and Zoning Commission meeting. The commission initially approved the site plan for Cropper’s Landing with a 6-0 vote in September of 2007. In October of 2009, the Cropper family asked the commission for an initial extension, which would have… Read more »

Berlin Bank Repairs Lead To Road Closures

BERLIN – PNC’s Berlin branch was expected to be open by today, despite continued construction repairing the damage caused by last week’s accident. On Wednesday, Oct. 20, a car struck the downtown bank at the intersection of William and Bay streets, resulting in the driver’s fatality and multiple injuries to a passenger in the vehicle… Read more »

Thanks For Leadership

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Thanks For Leadership Editor: We want to express our thanks to Joe Mitrecic for his leadership with the Ocean City Council. He conducted meetings well as council president. We also want to congratulate our newly elected Council members, Ashley, Martin and Pillas, and wish them success. We have detected some concerns relative to the effectiveness… Read more »

General Election Endorsements

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Overview The following is a look at our endorsements for a number of local contested elections. These endorsements are intended to give readers a glimpse into why we have decided to support certain candidates. We take this obligation of offering our suggestions seriously at this newspaper, and it’s important to point out these are endorsements… Read more »