School Funding Law Deserves Review

School Funding Law Deserves Review

What happens in Annapolis over the next couple months will go a long way toward determining how public education gets funded across Maryland.In Maryland, public school money has essentially been sheltered from drastic cuts because there’s a law that states every county government must at least spend the same per pupil as they did the… Read more »

Who’s Playing When and Where Musically Speaking

Who’s Playing When and Where Musically Speaking

Buxy’s Salty Dog 410-289-097328th St. & Coastal Hwy. ClosedReopen Thursday, Feb. 11Carousel Resort Hotel & Condominiums410-524-1000On the beach, 118th St.Every Friday: DJ Rupe, 7-9 p.m.Clarion Hotel410-524-353510100 Coastal Hwy.  Ocean Club:Friday, Jan 22 & Saturday, Jan. 23: First ClassDr.Unks Bar & Grille410-213-7775 • 9636 Stephen Decatur Hwy., West Ocean CityFriday, Jan. 22: Blake HaleyFager’s Island410-524-550060th St…. Read more »

Citizen Tip Nabs Three Burglars

Citizen Tip Nabs Three Burglars

OCEAN CITY – Thanks to a tip from an alert private citizen, three men were arrested on burglary charges after allegedly breaking into a north Ocean City residence and attempting to steal thousands of dollars worth of high-end electronics.Around 9 a.m. last Thursday, Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) received a call from a private citizen… Read more »

We Remember Those We Have Lost

We Remember Those We Have Lost

Ervin Coley Marsh, Jr.BERLIN – Dr. Ervin (Erv) Coley Marsh, Jr., 78, died on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010 at the Berlin Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Crisfield, Md., he was the son of the late Luella Evans Marsh and Ervin C. Marsh, Sr.Marsh, a graduate of Crisfield High School, was a veteran of the… Read more »

A Week in Business

A Week in Business

Hospital Earns High RankingSALISBURY – Peninsula Regional Medical Center has announced a new study, for a second consecutive year, has ranked its clinical quality among the top 5% of all hospitals in the nation.The study by HealthGrades, the leading independent healthcare ratings organization, analyzed patient outcomes at each of the nation’s 5,000 non-federal hospitals over… Read more »

BIS Science Fair Winners

Berlin Intermediate School recently held its annual science fair and would like to congratulate the winners from the fourth grade. First place was awarded to Kolby Layton, center, taking second place was Emy Tacka, and third place was awarded to Ethan Meenan.