June 24-Bicyclist Killed On Coastal Highway

OCEAN CITY – Tragedy struck yesterday afternoon when an unidentified teenage female crossing Coastal Highway at 33rd Street on a bicycle was struck and killed by a soft drink delivery truck in the southbound lanes.As of this morning, the female had yet to be identified by police, as she possessed no identification when the accident… Read more »

A Week In Business

A Week In Business

Taylor Bank Promotes FiveBERLIN – Raymond M. Thompson, President and CEO of Taylor Bank, recently announced the promotions of Jennifer G. Hawkins to vice president and Michael Adamchak and Sandra Holloway Duncan to assistant vice-president. Additionally, Nancy E. Bunting was promoted to deposit services officer and Alysson E. Smith-DuPont to human resource manager. Hawkins, who… Read more »

OC Marlin Club Ladies Auxiliary Presents Annual Scholarship

The Ocean City Marlin Club Ladies Auxiliary recently presented an annual scholarship award to local students chosen based primarily on their academic achievements. Receiving the $4,000 scholarships were Anthony Whaley, who is attending Salisbury University for a degree in teaching, and Lindsay Chetelat, who will be pursuing a career in the field of nutrition at the University of Delaware…. Read more »

Scenes From Worcester Prep Field Day

Before school let out for summer, some dads were cooking hamburgers, hot dogs and chicken for Field Day festivities at Worcester Prep. Pictured, from left, are John Burbage, Bethany Beach; Eric Van Orden, Ocean City; Shawn Hall, Millsboro; Roger Townsend, Rehoboth Beach; John Fager, Bishopville; and Scot Wells, Bishopville.

A Smarter Retirement Plan

A Smarter Retirement Plan

OCEAN CITY – Fed chairman Ben Bernanke predicted in May that the recession could end by the close of 2009, citing encouraging signs that distressed markets may finally have reached their bottom. Although stabilization will come at some point, it’s equally clear that recovery from the most severe economic crisis since the 1930s will take… Read more »

June 23-Local Fourth Festivities

A variety of events are being planned to celebrate the Fourth of July next weekend, as Ocean City and Ocean Pines offer family-friendly events for locals and visitors alike.In Ocean City The resort is offering two great places to celebrate the holiday, both presenting free concerts and fireworks.Festivities begin at 8 p.m. with a free… Read more »

What’s Your Sign?

What’s Your Sign?

ARIES (March 21 to April 19): Get your facts together and become familiar with them before you have to face up to that interview. The better prepared you are, the easier it will be to make that important impression.TAURUS (April 20 to May 20): New information might warrant changing your mind about a recently made… Read more »