Compromise Pitched On Downtown Height Rules

OCEAN CITY – Discussions over the height limitations in the downtown area continued this week with the Mayor and Council, Ocean City Development Corporation (OCDC), and the Planning and Zoning Commission all weighing in on the issue. The City Council was presented with the second reading of the ordinance that calls for a reduction of… Read more »

Tequila Duffybird Knocks Off Turtle

OCEAN CITY- Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department action continued this week with a handful of big games. The following is a brief glance at some recent league action:(bullet) Tequila Duffybird 27- Greene Turtle 7: Chase George led the Tequila Duffybird attack with his arm and on the ground as the team prevailed over the… Read more »

Decatur Volleyball Bows out of States

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s varsity volleyball team had an up-and-down experience in the state playoffs this week, sweeping Meade, 3-0, last Friday before falling, 3-0, to visiting Wilde Lake on Monday.The Seahawks, owners of a 13-2 overall record this season, drew a number-four seed in the state Class 3A-East Region tournament when the brackets were announced… Read more »

Seahawk Playoff Hopes Alive

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s varsity football team trounced visiting North Caroline, 38-0, to keep its state playoff hopes alive, but the Seahawks will need to beat county rival Snow Hill on the road tonight in the season finale and hope for a little help from a remote source to reach the post-season this year.Decatur left nothing… Read more »

Chetelat to Carry Decatur Banner at States

BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s standout cross-country runner Lindsey Chetelat will be her school’s standard bearer tomorrow at the state championships as the lone Seahawk to qualify for the meet this year.Chetelat took second in the Class 3A-Region qualifying event last week, finishing in 19:56:70. Neither Decatur team qualified for the team competition at states this year… Read more »

Live Band And DJs

Live Band And DJs

Assateague Island Oasis: 410-629-1492, Rt. 611; Friday, Nov. 9: Patrick McAllorum; Saturday, Nov. 10: Jon Pheasant; Thursday, Nov. 15: Phil Knight; All entertainment 6:30-9:30 p.m.Blue Ox & Babe’s Lounge: 410-250-6440, 127th St. & Coastal Hwy.; Call for entertainment.Buxy’s Salty Dog: 410-289-0973, 28th St. & Coastal Hwy.; Friday, Nov. 9: Kevin Poole; Saturday, Nov. 10: Pompous… Read more »

Voices From Our Readers

Voices From Our Readers

Gas Indexing ExplainedEditor:My constituents’ mail, e-mail and phone contacts have made it unmistakably clear that they do not know or understand the consequences Governor O’Malley’s proposed indexing of the state gas tax will bring down upon them. I am adamantly opposed to indexing and I would like an opportunity to explain my concerns. I have… Read more »