City’s Position On Sponsors Needs Another Look

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The recent discussion over whether to allow West Ocean City-based businesses to sponsor Ocean City special events is perplexing. It’s an easy decision that has been clouded by overthinking. At some point in time, it appears Chick-fil-A, which has locations in West Ocean City and Salisbury, as well as across the country, expressed an interest… Read more »

Voices From The Readers

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Heroin Spotlight Needed Editor: Thank you, thank you, thank you so much for taking this strong stand on this very serious heroin issue in our communities. It has too long been swept under the rug or simply ignored. My nieces, who are now 20-somethings, told me years ago when they were teens that heroin use… Read more »

Voices From The Readers

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County Needs To Hear From Citizens Editor: In recent years, I have complained to the Mayor and Council of Ocean City that my town property tax bills have gone up at a greater pace than my Worcester County property tax bills. For example, using a base year of Fiscal Year (FY) 09, my town tax bill was… Read more »

Safety Concerns Warrant Prom Breath Tests

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While it may be unusual around these parts, there is plenty of precedent for what administrators and decision makers at James M. Bennett High School in Salisbury did last weekend when they suspected a group of prom-goers had been drinking. The school decided to have the group undergo a breath test to confirm what was… Read more »