Ruppert Growing Fenwick Island Retail Scene

T.K. DickersonStaff WriterFENWICK ISLAND – Nancy Ruppert is no stranger to owning and operating retail stores in Fenwick Island, as she has owned Body Double, a swimwear store, for nearly 25 years. When she realized that her customers’ need for casual wear was growing and Body Double alone could not accommodate, she opened her most… Read more »

Railroad Widening Project Called Critical

SNOW HILL – The local economy could suffer a severe blow if Worcester County does not receive federal funds to widen the Snow Hill freight railroad line, which carries grain for poultry feed, to accommodate larger rail cars.Expanding the railroad to carry larger cars, which can transport more grain, is vital to keeping the poultry… Read more »

Ocean City News In Brief

OCEAN CITY — In the brief this week, a few pending ordinances took steps to getting solidified into law, one ordinance did get penned in officially and a downtown business was given permission to charge for parking after hours.Grilling In Public Lots Illegal Without PermitThe Mayor and Council breezed through the second required reading of… Read more »