Friday, October 24–Officials Air Bay Bridge Concerns

SNOW HILL – State elected officials called for something to be done to prevent future serious congestion on the Chesapeake Bay Bridge during the Maryland Department of Transportation’s (MDOT) annual tour meeting with Worcester County elected officials.State Sen. Lowell Stoltzfus, co-chair of a recent Bay Bridge study conducted under former Gov. Bob Ehrlich’s administration, said… Read more »

A Week In Business

A Week In Business

Contractor Makes AdditionSALISBURY – Gillis Gilkerson, Inc., General Contractors, Construction Management, in Salisbury, has announced the addition of Barbara J. Stack of Berlin to the firm for Business Development. Stack’s diverse 25 years of architectural and construction experience began as an architectural design apprentice for many years under G. Donald Bowen of Salisbury. 15 years… Read more »

My Thoughts

My Thoughts

It seems like everyone is going to college these days. That’s all well and good, but Insider wonders when it became a requirement to be a so-called somebody or a success you had to have a college degree. When did going off to an over-priced school of alleged higher learning become required to be a… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

That the presidential election is nearThe nip in the air on a fall morningAny kind of tax creditWatching my son roll overJack Hanna’s animalsThat the Phillies made the World SeriesLoading up on candy for HalloweenPeanut butter on an appleThose green and orange pumpkinsPants fresh from the dry cleanerThe Inlet when the ocean is rough

Fatherhood Adventures

If you take a little one enough places, you are bound to have some interesting experiences and encounters, many of which deal with how unique some people respond to babies. Some of these reactions, some funny, others genuine, deserve a little rehashing. It’s the kind of stuff you could not make up if you tried…. Read more »

Choosing High-Quality Bonds Key In Difficult Times

Choosing High-Quality Bonds Key In Difficult Times

BERLIN – High-quality bonds have become particularly attractive in recent months, especially as several factors continue to weigh on the market — from the crisis in the financial markets to recessionary pressures. What’s more, according to David Rosenberg, Chief North American Economist at Merrill Lynch, “The economic pressures we face today could stretch into the… Read more »