Decatur Swimmers Improve to 8-0

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s girls’ varsity swim team cruised past Milford, 123-43, on Tuesday to improve to 8-0 with just three meets remaining in the regular season. The Decatur girls took first in several individual events and in the relays to outpace Milford, 123-43, on Tuesday. Marley Wooten came in first in the 200-meter freestyle and… Read more »

Hundreds Attended Stephen Decatur High School 5th Annual Arts R Magic Festival

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Hundreds attended the Stephen Decatur High School 5th Annual Arts R Magic Festival sponsored by the SDHS After School Academy and the English and art departments. The festival showcased photography, painting, drawing and crafts and featured dance, musical and theatrical performances. Above, sophomore Tyler Van Sice entertains his audience with juggling, balancing and magic tricks…. Read more »

Valentine’s Carriage Rides Approved

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OCEAN CITY- Ocean City officials this week approved horse-drawn carriage rides on the Boardwalk on Valentine’s Day weekend, but withheld judgment on a proposal to allow the horse-and buggy rides in the downtown area throughout the summer. The Mayor and Council on Tuesday approved a request from Randy Davis of R&B Ranch to conduct romantic… Read more »

Wicomico Seeking $545K For Watershed Work

SALISBURY – Wicomico County is looking to state grant funds as a means to help it fulfill requirements of a watershed implementation plan. Last week the County Council held a public hearing on a resolution authorizing the County Executive to submit a grant application and accept a grant award from the Maryland Department of Natural… Read more »

Underage Club Extension Approved

OCEAN CITY- Despite concerns of a potentially harmful precedent, Ocean City officials this week approved an extension of the hours of operation for a downtown underage nightclub to accommodate after-parties for the annual cheerleading conventions. Mayor Rick Meehan brought to the council’s attention on Tuesday a request from Epic Brands, which produces the cheerleading events… Read more »

Open Houses Of The Week

OCEAN CITY Makai Condominiums 42nd St. Bayside Sat & Sun 10-4 New Construction 2BR & Studio Condos Ben Dawson The Fritschle Group/ Condominium Realty 410-603-2205 WEST OCEAN CITY Villas at Inlet Isle Mon-Fri 11-3 Sat&Sun 10-4 Waterfront THs 3BR/4BA PJ Aldridge The Fritschle Group/ Condominium Realty 410-251-7562 OCEAN CITY The Gateway Grand Two 48th Street… Read more »

A Week In Business

Flooring System, Employee Announced SALISBURY — R&R Coatings, Inc. recently made two announcements. The company reported the addition of Dur-A-Flex’s New Designer ReflexionsTM flooring system to its decorative line of seamless flooring systems. Reflexions flooring attracts the attention of designers with its breath-taking looks. Great for commercial applications requiring a designer option, this flooring system… Read more »

Snow Wreaks Havoc on Local Prep Slate

BERLIN- The persistent snow and associated school cancelations have wreaked havoc on the local prep sports schedule with some teams having played their last games or meets two weeks ago. The Decatur varsity wrestling team managed to get in their match with Kent Island on Tuesday, and the Seahawk swim team also had a meet… Read more »