Coastal Lax Club Seeking Players

BERLIN- Registration for the Coastal Lacrosse Club’s 2010 spring outdoor season is well underway, but in the interest of maintaining low player to coach ratios, the organization is limiting the number of players per team in a first come, first served basis.Last year, the Coastal Lacrosse Club enjoyed a very exciting and successful inaugural season,… Read more »

Three Local Families Growing Through Adoption

SNOW HILL – Three adoptive families welcomed seven new members this week in Worcester County, including one Snow Hill family who adopted their fourth child in 10 years.One family took four siblings into their home, while another adopted two siblings. The Tinker family of Worcester County adopted one child, bringing their total of adopted children… Read more »

Pilot Transit Program About To Begin In OC

OCEAN CITY — The pilot program that 90-year-old Bob Melvin fought so hard to happen is ready to launch.On Tuesday, Public Works Director Hal Adkins informed the Mayor and City Council that the Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the town of Ocean City and Shore Transit in regards to the door-to-door service provided to elderly… Read more »

Ocean City News In Brief

OCEAN CITY — In the brief this week, several governmental entities are taking a step up in the technology department, while a local grassroots organization gets a tri-fecta of awards in Annapolis.OCDC Gets Three Awards For Downtown ProjectsThe Ocean City Development Corporation (OCDC) and the town of Ocean City picked up three awards, including two… Read more »

Man Cleared In Alleged Attack

SNOW HILL – A West Ocean City man arrested in July on assault and other serious charges after allegedly threatening family members with a baseball bat had the charges against him dropped this week in Circuit Court because the witnesses in the case have since moved to Florida and were not available to testify.Shortly before… Read more »

County Opposed To Lifting Marsh Tax Cap

SNOW HILL – The Worcester County Commissioners discussed a financial award and the marsh land tax cap briefly at their first December meetingThe Worcester County Commissioners Tuesday said they opposed the removal of the tax cap on Maryland marsh land, in response to a survey sent around to all Maryland jurisdictions by the Maryland Association… Read more »