Voices From The Readers

Voices From The Readers

Health Care Bill ThoughtsEditor:According to Congressional and Senatorial proponents, the principal purpose of the current healthcare bill is “to provide affordable healthcare coverage for all Americans”, (including some 31 million Americans now without medical insurance coverage). A noble objective, but just how realistic is this goal?Providing affordable healthcare to hundreds-of-millions of Americans, through the so-called… Read more »

What Others Are Saying

What Others Are Saying

Expanding Benefits Is Worth The Price(Editor’s Note: In the interest of showing all sides of an issue, the following is an opinion that represents the polar opposite of how we feel on this particular issue, which we weighed in on last month.)Maryland business groups have been up in arms in recent months about automatic increases… Read more »

Pines Robber Nabbed

Pines Robber Nabbed

SNOW HILL – An Ocean Pines man was arrested this week on several serious charges after police were able to identify him as the suspect in an attempted armed robbery at a store in the community on Dec. 15.Shortly after 8 p.m. last Tuesday, Ocean Pines Police officers and Worcester County Sheriff’s deputies responded to… Read more »

Fatherhood Adventures

Bill Cosby famously said, “You are not really a parent until you have a second child.”While a father to one, this quote bothered me tremendously. Thanks to last month’s birth of my second son, I understand what the five-time father meant by it. Nonetheless, I still do not agree entirely with it.Of course, you are… Read more »

We Remember Those We Have Lost

We Remember Those We Have Lost

Arthur Francis CarleyBISHOPVILLE – Arthur Francis Carley, better known as Skip, age 57, passed into eternal life on Dec. 15, 2009.He is survived by his wife, Penelope Carley, and Penny’s family that he helped raise, educate and love beginning with Robert Tanner, Jr., Lori and Scott Tanner; two grandsons, Kyle and Dylan Tanner; daughter Tamara… Read more »

A Week in Business

A Week in Business

Top Producers ListedOCEAN CITY – ResortQuest Real Estate recently announced November’s top producers for its Delaware and Maryland locations.Tammy Hadder and Anna Meiklejohn of the Marketplace at Sea Colony office received top honors for listing volume for the month of November.Top listing volume awards for individual agents by office were Hadder and Meiklejohn for the… Read more »

What’s Your Sign?

What’s Your Sign?

ARIES (March 21 to April 19): Your love of the holidays creates a special bond between you and the people in your life. Use this as a way of building stronger relationships that will carry over well beyond this time.TAURUS (April 20 to May 20): A new approach could go a long way toward resolving… Read more »