County Eyes More Nuisance Properties

SNOW HILL — As part of continuing efforts to clean up Worcester County, the County Commission agreed this week to move forward with three different demolitions of properties considered nuisances.All three properties had previously been slated for demolition. In each case, however, obstacles arose that persuaded the commission to alter the approach at last week’s… Read more »

New Personnel Joins Worcester Prep

New Personnel Joins Worcester Prep

BERLIN — Worcester Preparatory School recently welcomed Marion Connolly as Director of Development and Elizabeth (Betsy) Hornung as Assistant Director of Development.The two will form a team to oversee the Annual Fund for Excellence; fund-raising events such as the GALA and Christmas Bazaar; and all aspects of school development.Following several years in the business world,… Read more »

Popular Former Local Dies In Crash

Popular Former Local Dies In Crash

OCEAN CITY — The Ocean City community and the entire state lost a true treasure last weekend when a popular former local and Baltimore restaurateur died after being struck by a bus while riding his bicycle on Coastal Highway.Around 8:38 p.m. last Friday, Ocean City Police and paramedics responded to the area of 132nd Street… Read more »

NEW FOR THURSDAY: Next June Packed With Events In Ocean City Including Dew Tour

NEW FOR THURSDAY: Next June Packed With Events In Ocean City Including Dew Tour

OCEAN CITY – Although it is good news that the town has filled its event calendar for next June, including the planned return of the Dew Tour, there are concerns that Ocean City may have bit off more than it can chew.< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office">“There have been a substantial growth in… Read more »

Open Houses Of The Week

Open Houses Of The 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 PINES 21 High Sheriff Trail Sun 1-4 Contemporary Beautiful 3BR/2BA Backs up to Protected Woods Barbara Reese Long and Foster 410-603-7190OCEAN CITY Sunset Island 67th St & The Bay… Read more »

We Remember Those We Have Lost

We Remember Those We Have Lost

Sandra Lois CropperOCEAN RIDGE, Fla. — Sandra Lois Cropper, 72, passed away Aug. 22, 2012, at Hospice by the Sea, Boca Raton, Fla., after a courageous battle with ovarian cancer.Sandy was born in Midland City, Ala., was the daughter of the late Bailey Snellgrove and Margaret Snellgrove.She is survived by her loving husband Reese F…. Read more »