Smoke Detector Law Takes Effect

OCEAN CITY – The Ocean City Fire Marshal’s Office is spreading the word on a new state law effective July 1 that will enforce smoke detectors to be updated and placed on every floor of a residence by the year 2018. House Bill 1413/Senate Bill 969, Public Safety-Fire Protection and Prevention Residential Smoke Alarms, has… Read more »

Senator Captures Fastest Pickin’ Title


SNOW HILL — State Senator Jim Mathias (D-38), who represents the Lower Shore, added another feather to his cap so to speak last week when he won the 2013 Mountaire Chickin’ Pickin’ title at the Delmarva Chicken Festival, toppling the defending national champion in the finals. Each year during the Delmarva Chicken Festival, an annual… Read more »

Md. Delegate Gets Hands Wet At Diakonia; Mizeur Mulling Run At Governor’s Post


OCEAN CITY – On Tuesday, Delegate Heather Mizeur (D-Montgomery) led a public service project at Diakonia, a shelter and emergency food services organization based in West Ocean City. Upon arrival Volunteer Organizer at Diakonia Susan Blaney with Program Coordinator Laura Rosenfeld at her side gave Mizeur, who has been contemplating a run at governor, her… Read more »