Coastal Hospice Golf Benefit

A golf tournament held in memory of Bill Wills recently raised $3,500 for the benefit of Coastal Hospice. An avid golfer and resident of River Run Golf Community, Wills had many friends who organized the event in the weeks following his death. Tournament organizers presented a check to Coastal Hospice President Marion Keenan.  Pictured, from… Read more »

What’s Your Sign?

What’s Your Sign?

ARIES (March 21 to April 19): An apparent act of injustice might turn out to be either an error in judgment or just plain stupidity. So calm down and cool off, and let the explanations roll out.TAURUS (April 20 to May 20): It’s upsetting when someone you trusted might have failed you. But with new… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

Watching a young tree growHolding my son first thing in the morningOvertime sports gamesBig bath towelsA good figSeedless grapesThe summer’s first dip in the poolHoliday weekends offJoe Pesci moviesWearing flip flops all weekendCookouts with friends

Commissioners Vote to Loose Spray Irrigation Laws

SNOW HILL – With one modification, the Worcester County Commissioners passed zoning legislation intended to open up more land to spray irrigation wastewater disposal at their Tuesday meeting.The County Commissioners approved an additional clause permitting non-governmental entities to own and operate spray irrigation systems, with the proviso that operators be licensed by the state of… Read more »

County Residents Respond Well to Recycling Events

SNOW HILL – Two specialized spring recycling events hosted by Worcester County once again succeeded, bringing in similar amounts of electronics, household hazardous waste, and used tires as in previous years.“It seems like each one of these every year gets larger and larger,” said Worcester County Commissioner Judy Boggs.The scrap tire event, held April 19… Read more »

Council Adopts Budget on 1st Reading

OCEAN CITY –The Mayor and City Council was presented with the first reading of the 2009 budget Monday night, with the City Council voting six to one to approve the roughly $80 million budget on first reading.Ocean City’s proposed budget for fiscal year 2009 showed an increase in revenues and expenses, with revenues increasing from… Read more »

Eagle’s Nest Gets Reluctant OK

SNOW HILL- A prominent local developer will only be cited once a month for a zoning violation, the Worcester County Commissioners decided this week, while waiting on the solution.  The effluent tank at Eagle’s Nest Campground is 22 inches too close to the property line shared with the Ocean City Airport, so campground owner John… Read more »