Former Councilman Critical Of City Proposals

OCEAN CITY – Former Council President Joe Mitrecic returned during this week’s Mayor and City Council meeting to offer his opinions on decreasing employee pay and benefits.Mitrecic approached the council during the discussion over the ordinance to base newly hired town employees pay scales on the 2005 Hendrick’s Study Chart, which would result in an… Read more »

Things To Do

Jan. 7: Holy Savior/KC BingoDoors open 6 p.m.; games begin, 7 p.m.; 9901 Coastal Hwy., O.C. Re-freshments will be on sale. For more information, 410-524-7994.Jan. 7: Longaberger & Vera Bradley Bingo6 p.m., doors open; 7 p.m., bingo begins; Bishopville Volunteer Fire Dept., main fire station, Bishopville. Sponsored by the Auxiliary with proceeds benefitting the fire… Read more »

Ehere To Eat Around Town

West Ocean City- Berlin Ocean Pines707 Sports bar & grille 12702 Old Bridge Road (Route 707), West Ocean City • 410-213-9507We may have changed hands, but we are still the same locally known Sports Bar in West Ocean City, and yes we are open everyday 11a.m.-2 a.m. Everything on our menu is made to order… Read more »

Roadside Armed Robbery

SNOW HILL – A Snow Hill man was arrested on armed robbery and assault charges last weekend after allegedly beating another man with a baseball bat on a side road off of Route 113.Around noon last Friday, Worcester County Bureau of Investigations (WCBI) detectives received information about a victim being transported to PRMC in Salisbury… Read more »

We Remember Those We Have Lost

Joseph F. DiRenzaBERLIN – Joseph F. DiRenza, 65, of Ocean City and formerly of Newark, Del. died Saturday, Jan. 1, 2011 at Coastal Hospice At The Lake in Salisbury.He was born in Philadelphia and was the son of the late Joseph R. and Alice (Pharazyn) DiRenza.He was a purchasing agent for P.N.C. and was a… Read more »

Open Houses This Week

WEST OCEAN CITY Bay Point Plantation Rt589/Gum Point Rd Daily 10-5 Waterfront Estate Lots in 142 Acre Preserve Kevin Decker The Fritschle Group/ Condominium Realty 443-235-6552OCEAN CITY Coconut Malorie 60th Street Bayfront Open Daily 1BR w/ Views Jim White ReMax Premier Properties 410-726-9026OCEAN CITY Makai Condominiums 42nd St. Bayside Daily 10-4 New Construction 2BR &… Read more »

Beyond Afterschool Academy At BIS

Berlin Intermediate fifth grader Grader Montajha Bowen shows her knowledge of painter, Gustav Klimt, in the Beyond Afterschool Academy, Painting 101. Kathi Stevens runs the group twice a week, teaching kids about different painting styles and mediums.