Legislators Discuss Failed Post-Labor Day School Bill; New Strategy Needed After Effort Called ‘A Very Heavy Lift’

Legislators Discuss Failed Post-Labor Day School Bill; New Strategy Needed After Effort Called ‘A Very Heavy Lift’

OCEAN CITY — Despite failing to even get a committee hearing in either the Senate or the House, the bid for a state-mandated post-Labor Day start to the school year will continue.At the Ocean City Economic Development Committee (EDC) meeting this week, Lower Shore legislators briefed resort business leaders on a variety of issues germane… Read more »

Agencies Partner To Rescue Kayaker At Assateague; Woman Hoisted Off Marsh By Rescue Basket To MSP Aviation

Agencies Partner To Rescue Kayaker At Assateague; Woman Hoisted Off Marsh By Rescue Basket To MSP Aviation

ASSATEAGUE — A multi-agency cooperative effort this week resulted in the successful rescue of a female kayaker who was extricated from a marshy area on Assateague Island on Tuesday evening after becoming lost and disoriented.Around 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Worcester County Emergency Services received a 911 call from a 26-year-old female kayaker from Virginia Beach… Read more »