Thoughts From The Publisher’s Desk

Regarding Mitch Scott’s unexpected passing last weekend, I think Steve Pappas of Greene Turtle fame summed up his buddy best when he said, “he was the most misunderstood guy in Ocean City.”While there are many positives, one negative aspect of a small community such as Ocean City is people often pass judgment on others before… Read more »

Things To Do Around Town

Every Sunday: Morning Worship8 a.m. & 11 a.m., Traditional Worship; 9:30 a.m., Contemporary Worship; St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, E.L.C.A, 10301 Coastal Hwy., O.C. For more info, 410-524-7474.Open Monday-Saturday: Atlantic United Methodist Church Thrift Shop 10 a.m.-2 p.m., AUMC, 105, 4th Street, O.C. For more info, 410-289-4458.Open Wednesday-Saturday: Shepherd’s Nook Thrift Shop9 a.m.-1 p.m., Community Church… Read more »

Who’s Playing When And Where

19th hole bar & Grille, the 410-213-9204 Corner of Rte. 611 & Sunset Ave., West OC Friday, March 22: Johnny Mojo Saturday, March 23: Louis Wright Thursday, March 28: Brenda Golden & Michael Smith28th Street Pit and Pub 410-289-2020 28th St. & Coastal Hwy. Friday, March 22: Hot Sauce Sandwich Every Thursday: DJ Dance Party45th… Read more »

Best Bites On The Beach

Fruitland-SalisburyRestaurant 213 213 N. Fruitland Blvd., Fruitland 410-677-4880 • www.restaurant213.comJust 20 minutes from Ocean Pines and Berlin, Restaurant 213 is worth the drive! Chef Jim Hughes has been serving celebrities worldwide for 25 years and was named a 2009 inductee to the coveted Distinguished Restaurants of North America awards, one of only 220 in North… Read more »

NEW FOR THURSDAY: ‘Lucky Summer’ Campaign Planned For Ocean City

OCEAN CITY – This summer in Ocean City will be the “Lucky Summer of ’13” as the town will continue to focus its message on deals, discounts and free events.< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office">The town’s advertising agency, MGH, reveled last Friday during a Tourism Commission meeting this summer’s marketing campaign will be… Read more »

County’s Rezoning Decision Overturned In Court

BERLIN — A visiting Worcester County Circuit Court judge this week overturned last year’s controversial property rezoning decision by the Worcester County Commissioners, but an attorney for the property’s owners has confirmed the ruling on the land off Route 589 will be appealed.The roughly 30-acre parcel near Ocean Pines is owned by Jack Burbage through… Read more »