A Week In Business

A Week In Business

Slots Stance SolidifiedBERLIN – Dozens of Ocean City businesses and associations gathered this week to discuss slot machine gambling in Maryland.According to a press release from the Ocean City Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Association, the message from all was loud and clear – “No Slots in Maryland.” Slots’ gambling is simply a transfer of wealth, leaders said.“Today’s family… Read more »

“You Gotta Serve Somebody”

“You Gotta Serve Somebody”

Hot sand is a beach town’s greatest equalizer.Regardless of your size, status, sex, race, or creed, the minute your feet hit the scalding mass of sand particles that reside on your beach walkway, you are instantly humbled to a whimpering child that is racing to the beach stand guy’s shaded area like he’s holding your… Read more »

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 »