Ray Rice Helps Area Students

Community A

The Ray Rice Charitable Fund donated 100 book bags and school supplies to Worcester County students. The bags were distributed through Family Connections, a program at Worcester Youth and Family. Pictured, from left, are Melanie Windsor, Worcester Youth and Family; Lisa Hall, Berlin Town Council member; and Brigitte Saulsbury, Worcester Youth and Family. Submitted Photos

First Ever Decatur Way 5K Slated

BERLIN- The first-ever Decatur Way 5K, benefiting Stephen Decatur High School and the Decatur Athletic Boosters, is set for next Saturday, September 7 at the Berlin school. Produced by OC Tri Running, The Decatur Way 5K is a fun run open to runners of all ages and skill levels with the proceeds benefiting the high… Read more »

Grant Helps Easter Seals

Community D

Hispanic families in the Salisbury area in need of Easter Seals children’s therapy services have better access due to grants received from the Arthur W. Perdue Foundation and the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore. The grants, totaling $12,500, were used to hire a translator for therapists. Pictured, from left, are Doug Wilson, President, Community… Read more »

School Energy Initiative Saved County $100K

BERLIN — An energy efficiency incentive program saved roughly $100,000 across Worcester County Public Schools (WCPS) last year. The incentive program offered schools funding as a reward for reducing a building’s energy output. Of the 14 WCPS, 10 were able to reduce their energy usage enough to qualify for the incentives. Chief Financial Officer Vincent… Read more »

Recovered Shipwreck Found In Assateague Surf; Officials Report It’s Discovered ‘On A Regular Basis’


ASSATEAGUE — Some visitors to Assateague this week were treated to a rare opportunity this week when the remains of an unknown shipwreck were uncovered in the surf in the Over-sand Vehicle (OSV) area. Hundreds of shipwrecks have been researched and identified over the years off the coast of Assateague as well as the Maryland… Read more »

55th Annual Labor Day Tourney Underway

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Marlin Club’s 55th Annual Labor Day White Marlin Tournament officially got underway today with the first of three official fishing days. While it may lack the glamour and high payouts of the White Marlin Open, the Ocean City Marlin Club’s 53rd Annual Labor Day White Marlin Tournament, which gets underway… Read more »