Quiet Courage Of Kay Windsor

By Elle Jaye (Editor’s Note: The following is the latest installment of a new monthly feature, focusing on local women who have overcome some daunting obstacles in their lives. This feature will spotlight them and demonstrate their strength and ability to persevere when life is at its most challenging. If you know of someone we… Read more »

County Tax Increase Calculator Available

SALISBURY — When Wicomico County Executive Rick Pollitt, Jr. last week presented a budget balanced with a 5-cent increase on the property tax rate, he promised a “tax calculator” would soon be available on the county’s website to allow residents to figure out just what the nickel increase would mean for them and the application… Read more »

Ocean Pines Abandons YMCA Court Fight

OCEAN PINES — The Ocean Pines Association (OPA) last week announced it was abandoning any further appeals in an ongoing dispute over a piece of property donated in 2002 for the development of a YMCA in Worcester County after the state’s Court of Special Appeals ruled against the association late last month. “We got to… Read more »

Burglary Suspect Convicted

SNOW HILL — One of two Berlin residents arrested last September for involvement in a two-state burglary spree pleaded guilty last week in Circuit Court to first-degree burglary and now awaits her fate pending the outcome of a pre-sentence investigation. Around 10 a.m. last Sept. 28, Selbyville Police stopped a Dodge Caravan on Polly Branch… Read more »

Things To Do

April 29: Holy Savior/KC Bingo Doors open 5 p.m.; games begin, 6:30 p.m.; 9901 Coastal Hwy., O.C. Refreshments will be on sale. For more information, 410-524-7994. April 30: Board Walkin’ For Pets 9 a.m.-noon, Ocean City Boardwalk, Inlet. To benefit the Worcester County Humane Society, a no kill shelter. For more information boardwalk-inforpets.com. April 30:… Read more »

Who’s Playing Where And When

Buxy’s Salty Dog 410-289-0973 28th St. & Coastal Hwy. Friday, April 29: Aaron Howell, 5-9 p.m. Saturday, April 30: Pompous Pie, 9 p.m. Charlie’s Bayside Restaurant 302-539-3526 Rte. 1 & Maryland Ave., Fenwick Island   Friday, April 29: Chris Button & Joe Mama, 9 p.m. Saturday, April 30: Randy Lee Ashcraft Clarion Hotel 410-524-3535 10100… Read more »