NEW FOR WEDNESDAY: Council Votes 5-2 For New Resort Scooter Regs

NEW FOR WEDNESDAY: Council Votes 5-2 For New Resort Scooter Regs

OCEAN CITY – Due to safety concerns, new scooter rental businesses will have to follow new regulations approved by the Mayor and Council yesterday in a 5-2 vote, while current operators will have one year to conform.< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office"> On Jan. 31, the Mayor and City Council passed an ordinance… Read more »

A Week In Business

A Week In Business

Top 100 Advisors SALISBURY — Sperry Van Ness – Miller Commercial Real Estate in Salisbury has announced the company advisors and their teams who ranked in the top 100 for Sperry Van Ness Corporate out of more than 900 advisors. They were John McClellan, who ranked No. 20; Bradley Gillis and Joey Gilkerson, ranked No…. Read more »

NEW FOR TUESDAY: Offshore Wind Bill Clears Major Hurdle

ANNAPOLIS — The long-standing effort to develop an offshore wind farm off the coast of Ocean City passed a significant hurdle on Monday when the House Economic Matters Committee passed Governor Martin O’Malley’s Offshore Wind Energy Act of 2012.< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office"> The 13-9 vote provides a possible jumpstart for the… Read more »

OCDC Public Art Committee Chairman Welcomed As Speaker At OC/Berlin Rotary Club Meeting

OCDC Public Art Committee Chairman Welcomed As Speaker At OC/Berlin Rotary Club Meeting

Lauren Taylor, chairman of the OCDC Public Art Committee, was welcomed as speaker during the regular Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club Meeting. She discussed the 2nd Annual Preakness Party to be held, Saturday, May 19 at the Captain’s Table Restaurant in the Marriott Courtyard Featured will be heavy hors d’ oeuvres, hat contest, fun horse “wagering”… Read more »

Plans Being Finalized For Ava DelRicco Weekend

Plans Being Finalized For Ava DelRicco Weekend

Plans are currently being finalized for Ocean City’s Ava DelRicco Weekend on June 15-17. The event features a charity golf tournament as well as kid-friendly activities in north Ocean City, culminating on Sunday, June 17 with a prayer gathering in Ava’s honor. Watch for updates at www.Facebook.com/pray4ava. Pictured during a meeting to discuss weekend details… Read more »

What’s Your Sign?

What’s Your Sign?

ARIES (March 21 to April 19): Be careful about doing someone a favor when you don’t know the full story behind the request. Don’t rely on someone’s unsubstantiated assurances. Insist on all the facts before you act. TAURUS (April 20 to May 20): That workplace problem still needs your attention before you finally can close… Read more »

Things I Like

A working lunch Planning ahead A light shining up a tree at night Strange finds on a beach A hand-written note Waves from people I don’t know Holding hands with my sons Men who can pull off suspenders Not having to wear glasses (yet) Allergy meds that work A moving church service