Wicomico Names Teacher Of The Year Winner

SALISBURY — Lauren Monroe, a prekindergarten teacher at the Wicomico Early Learning Center (WELC) who dedicates herself to creating a successful start in school and life for her 4- and 5-year-old students, was honored as the 2014-2015 Wicomico Teacher of the Year at last week’s annual Wicomico Teacher of the Year Banquet at the Commons… Read more »

OC Spring Flag Football Leagues on Tap

OCEAN CITY- The Ocean City Recreation and Parks Department is gearing up for the spring flag football season with two alternatives being offered to teams and players. The department is offering a 4-on-4 non-contact flag football league along with a 5-on-5 contact flag football league this spring. The leagues are open to adults 18 years… Read more »

New Traffic Light Among Planned Highway Changes; SHA To Remove Depressed Curbs In Median

OCEAN CITY — Fresh off the successful implementation of a vast pedestrian safety campaign last summer, the State Highway Administration (SHA) last week announced a series of changes for Ocean City this year, including a new traffic signal at 54th Street that went live last Friday. The engineering efforts are part of a comprehensive pedestrian… Read more »

We Remember Those We Have Lost

James L. Clendening BERLIN — James Leonard Clendening of Virginia Beach, Va., formerly of Ocean Pines, passed away on March 19, 2014. He died at home under the care of his wife of 63 years, June Glenn Clendening. Jim was born on Oct. 3, 1927 in Washington, D.C. to John Leonard Clendening and Vera Harrison… Read more »