Fatherhood Adventures

Personal space is a foreign concept to me at this point. There’s basically no such thing and both my boys seem to enjoy reminding me of this fact at every turn. There are so many daily examples to illustrate the point, but a couple recent moments stand out today.— After a recent spell of sleepless… Read more »

Chase Ends In Arrest

Chase Ends In Arrest

BERLIN – A high-speed chase through northern Worcester County led to the arrest of a man who abandoned his vehicle and fled police on foot.Last Wednesday, a Worcester County Sheriff’s deputy on routine patrol in the area of Racetrack Rd. and Route 113 attempted to stop a vehicle with a headlight out. The suspect attempted… Read more »

Voices From the Readers

Voices From the Readers

OC Needs Focus On Current LawsEditor:In my opinion discussing a ban on beach smoking is a waste of time. Ocean City has many existing health and safety ordinances that it does a poor job in enforcing. Why would anyone think that the city would be able to enforce a ban on beach smoking? For example:1. No… Read more »

Thoughts From the Publisher’s Desk

Thoughts From the Publisher’s Desk

The general consensus seems to be that this summer is treating most businesses in and around Ocean City much better than last season. Numbers obtained from the Worcester County Treasurer’s Office this week confirmed that much for the first month of the traditional summer season.For June, the latest available figures, room tax collections for Ocean… Read more »

City Council Backs New Center Plan

City Council Backs New Center Plan

OCEAN CITY—Rick Hamilton’s big idea could become the Ocean City Convention Center’s bright future.The City Council voted unanimously to move forward with a new and more expensive plan for the already approved Roland E. Powell Convention Center expansion, which will increase the exhibit space by 20,000 square feet, utilizing the stunning bay views as a… Read more »

Open Houses In and Around Ocean City

Open Houses In and Around Ocean City

SNOW HILL 206 & 211 Market St Sat 1:30-3:30 2 Victorian Houses in Heart of Town (1 with 7BR!) Skip Lyons Prudential Carruthers 443-235-0200 NORTH OCEAN CITY 14008 Sea Captain Off 141st Street Sat 1:30-3:30 3BR/2BA Caine Woods Single Family Home Jim White Bud Church Realty Coldwell Banker 443-614-2735 WEST OCEAN CITY Sailor’s Watch Golf… Read more »

We Remember Those We Have Lost

We Remember Those We Have Lost

Robert W. Jackson, Jr. SALISBURY – Robert Winfield Jackson, Jr., 94, died Wednesday, Aug. 4, 2010 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury. Born in New Rochelle, N.Y., he was the son of the late Robert W. Jackson, Sr. and Margaret Cross Jackson. He was preceded in death by his wife, Bertha V. Jackson, in… Read more »

Fish ‘N OC

Fish ‘N OC

In last week’s article, we spent some time discussing two of Ocean City’s most popular fishing spots for shore anglers — the Ocean City Inlet and the Route 50 Bridge. Both of these spots are both easy to get to and very productive for the majority of the season. Unfortunately, when dealing with fishing spots,… Read more »