Water System Connection Backed

SNOW HILL – Plans to connect the Ocean Pines and Glen Riddle water systems were endorsed by the County Commissioners this week.The Ocean Pines Service Area Advisory Board backed the plan in a mid-July memorandum. The 12,000-resident, year-round community needed more water, but another well would have cost too much, said Advisory Board Chair Dart… Read more »

OCPD Restrictive Order Sails Past Council

OCEAN CITY – The general order outlining restricted duty status for sworn police officers of the Ocean City Police Department was passed unanimously at Monday’s City Council meeting.General order 500 H-3 addresses restricted duty status, and the positions offered to those injured in the line of duty as well as those injured outside of the… Read more »

Council Wants Close Look At Transit Concerns

OCEAN CITY – The ADA paratransit services came under scrutiny at Monday night’s City Council meeting, ending with the unanimous decision that the issue needs to be examined more closely.Robert Melvin came before the Mayor and Council to voice his concern over the transportation provided from Ocean City to Berlin. He made specific reference to… Read more »

Cops Seek Armed Robbery Suspect

OCEAN CITY – Resort police this week are looking for a suspect in an armed robbery at a downtown hotel early Monday morning.Shortly before 5 a.m. on Monday, Ocean City Police were called to the Stowaway Grand Hotel to investigate an armed robbery. According to police reports, the suspect confronted the desk clerk with a… Read more »