We Remember Those We Have Lost

Gloria Rose GarrettOCEAN PINES — Gloria Rose (Buscemi) Garrett of Ocean Pines died on Monday, March 16 at Merion Gardens, Carney’s Point, N.J. at the age of 92.Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., Gloria was married for 71 years to her beloved husband, John (Eddie), who she met at the USO during World War II. She attended… 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 old… Read more »

School System Seeks 6% Increase In County Funding

SNOW HILL – School system officials this week advocated for the $82.7 million in county funding they say is needed to promote college and career readiness and support local teachers.At a budget work session with the Worcester County Commissioners Tuesday, Superintendent of Schools Jerry Wilson said that while he understood the county faced financial challenges… Read more »

Ocean Pines Plans Easter Activities

OCEAN PINES — The Ocean Pines Recreation & Parks Department invites area residents to hop over for two of its popular annual Easter events.The Easter Egg-Stravaganza Dive & Pool Party will be held on Friday, March 27 from 6-8 p.m. at the Sports Core Pool, located at 11143 Cathell Road in Ocean Pines. Children ages… Read more »

WCDC Work Program’s Future Remains In Doubt

BERLIN – The future of the work program at the Worcester County Developmental Center remains uncertain as the state transitions to meet new federal requirements.Last month, officials from the Worcester County Developmental Center (WCDC) announced that the center-based employment offered to clients was in jeopardy as Maryland put together its plan to come into compliance… Read more »