Two Arrested For Drugs, Knife

OCEAN CITY — Two Pennsylvania men were arrested on drug distribution and other charges last weekend when Ocean City police bicycle officers found them smoking marijuana in a vehicle.Around 6:30 p.m. last Saturday, two OCPD bicycle officers were patrolling in the area of 14th Street and St. Louis Ave. when they noticed a suspicious vehicle…. Read more »

A Week In Business

New Chairman NamedBALTIOMRE — Thomas E. Kelso, who co-founded and operated a successful petroleum distribution business in Worcester County and who lived in Ocean City for more than 25 years, is the new chairman of the Maryland Stadium Authority.The Maryland Stadium Authority, best known for the building and management of the Camden Yards Sports Complex,… Read more »

Groups Hoping To Change County’s Feral Cat Law

Groups Hoping To Change County’s Feral Cat Law

BERLIN – Last year, Susan Coleman spent more than $50,000 on food, veterinary care and supplies for Worcester County’s feral cats.What drives her crazy is seeing animal control officers trap and euthanize some of those same cats.“We want to stop the unnecessary killing,” said Coleman, who operates Community Cats Coalition.She’s joined a number of other… Read more »

Things I Like

The smell of an old libraryListening to SpotifyDoing this list on Monday morningsWhen trusting an instinct is rightSeeing a whale off Ocean CityHearing a good outcome from a bad accidentA nice tidal pool on the beach for the kidsHosting visitors in the summerGetting a lucky parking spotThe smell of a crab houseA great sea shell… Read more »

Housing Sector Showing Promise

Housing Sector Showing Promise

OCEAN CITY — Amid growing concerns over Greece, Puerto Rico and China, signs of economic improvement in the U.S. continue to sprout – notably in the housing sector. Recent data suggests the sector’s growth is likely to improve steadily in the near term. What’s important is that strength in the housing sector has historically had… Read more »

Quiet Storm Makes Mark On National Stage

Quiet Storm Makes Mark On National Stage

OCEAN CITY- The Eastern Shore’s growing lacrosse presence around the region and beyond was greatly enhanced by the Quiet Storm Surf and Stick 2018 team throughout this summer with strong finishes in several high-profile tournaments around the country.The Quiet Storm 2018 team, made up largely of rising sophomores from all over the Eastern Shore including… Read more »