SD Middle School Science Olympiad Team Competes At SU

The Science Olympiad Team from Stephen Decatur Middle School recently competed at Salisbury University with middle schools from all over the Eastern Shore. The team competed in 15 different events for a total of 18 medals. Pictured, back from left, are Ian Waggoner, Parker Williams, Lucia Vicidomini and Annabell Midley; middle, Coach Michelle DeCicco, Camisha Justice, Sha’Tyria Thomas,… Read more »

OC Elementary Students Show Of Gold Medals

Megan Cooke’s class at Ocean City Elementary School shows off the gold medals they received after completing the Maryland School Assessment. Pictured are Bailey Pusey, Milena Olerta, Brandon Quach, Liam Gillis, Collin Fohner, Owen McAdams, Gracie Williams, Megan Wheeler, Molli Spicer, Gavin McCabe, Jake Gillespie, Cahya Podowski, Julia Howard, Darby Moore, Jake Banks, Rachel Peretz, Litzi… Read more »

Worcester Prep Names Winners Of Poetry And Short Stories Contest

Worcester Prep Young Authors winners for Poetry and Short Stories included, front from left, Hannah Perdue, Anna Dashiell, Ava Nally and Haris Gjikuria; middle, Michael Goldsmith, Jacob Meakin, Virginia Bateman, Lily Zechiel, Camden Rayne, Thalia Vasilikos and Claire Stickler; back, Alexander Jett, Katherine Pavlos, Claire Dorey, Sophia Thomaselli, and Meredith Smith. Missing from the photo… Read more »

A Week In Business

Hospital To Hold Enroll Delmarva DayBERLIN – On April 11, Atlantic General Hospital will hold Enroll Delmarva Day, an event its patient financial services department has dedicated to assisting the community with health insurance coverage.During this event, uninsured Marylanders can learn more about available health care coverage options and receive guidance in filling out plan… Read more »

NEW FOR TUESDAY: Ocean City, Dew Tour Outline June Event Expectations

OCEAN CITY – The town of Ocean City is starting to feel the heat as this summer approaches with a crammed schedule of events.< ?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office">Last week several private event requests were scheduled under the Mayor and City Council’s legislative consent agenda when most of them were removed to discuss… Read more »

Things I Like

Overhearing a fishing storyPeople who don’t change with successHistory Channel’s ‘The Bible’Elderly couples dancingBrowsing at a liquor storeNew car shoppingEaster weekend festivitiesAssateague at sunriseOld churchesSteamed crabs anytime of yearCriticism that’s not condescending

Roth Conversions Get A New Boost

OCEAN CITY — In January, Congress passed the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012. Along with many much-discussed measures that allowed the government to avert the so-called fiscal cliff, the law contains a less publicized provision revising the rules surrounding Roth 401(k) plans.On the surface, the new rules provide employees with somewhat greater flexibility. But… Read more »

What’s Your Sign?

ARIES (March 21 to April 19): Resist a confrontation with that irksome person. The matter will soon blow over anyway. Meanwhile, channel your high Arian energy into areas with more positive potential.TAURUS (April 20 to May 20): The innovative Bovine finds a creative way to resolve a sensitive domestic problem by midweek. A former colleague… Read more »