Things I Like

Things I Like

People who like the things I likeThe smell of a great Italian restaurantA bookcase with leather-bound booksThe drive of a politician with a causeThick pork chops cooked just rightLeaving a gas station with a full tankCrispy, soft crab sandwiches Freshly brewed iced teaSmelling and hearing the ocean but not seeing itStrangers who wave to each… Read more »

City Hoping To Bring More Visitors To Sunset Park

OCEAN CITY – Ocean City’s newest addition, Sunset Park, located on South Division Street between Philadelphia Avenue and the bay and completed in August of 2006, continues to evolve as future plans for the downtown spot were discussed Tuesday morning at a Recreation and Parks Committee meeting.John Sullivan, Director of Special Events, came before committee… Read more »

Council News In Brief

New Hangar Being PricedOCEAN CITY – During the Mayor and City Council work session Tuesday, Public Works Director Hal Adkins asked permission to solicit bids for the construction of a new hangar for the Ocean City Airport.According to Adkins, out of the 63-unit capacity the airport currently has only two units left, pending their lease,… Read more »

Ocean City Dog Park Details Surface

OCEAN CITY – A proposed park aimed at keeping residents’ four-legged friends in shape and offering a place for their owners to share their love of their furry companions continues to be developed as early plans for a dog park were revealed this week.At the Recreation and Parks Committee meeting Tuesday at Northside Park, Recreation… Read more »

State OKs New Child Shield Laws

ANNAPOLIS – Maryland sex offender laws got much stronger this week when both the House and Senate passed the so-called Jessica’s Law, which includes among other things no possibility of parole for convicted offenders serving minimum mandatory sentences.The full House approved House Bill 930 with a unanimous 138-0 vote, while the Senate approved the companion… Read more »

New GIS System Provides Berlin With New Tool

BERLIN – Berlin can now count updated geographic information among its planning and infrastructure tools, with the delivery of a new geographic information system (GIS).The Mayor and Council authorized the geographic information project to map the town’s tax information, and sewer and water systems, last April, asking Dr. Mike Scott of Salisbury University’s Eastern Shore… Read more »