Council Looks For Short-Term Solution, But Aims To Wrap Rental Concerns Into New Comp Plan

Council Looks For Short-Term Solution, But Aims To Wrap Rental Concerns Into New Comp Plan

OCEAN CITY – The discussion over implementing a R1A Single-Family Residential District has reached the Mayor and City Council, and it seems the immediate track will be finding a short-term solution until the update of the Comprehensive Plan is complete.At the end of last summer, Ocean City experienced a growing number of rental concerns and… Read more »

‘Freedoms Being Stepped On’ Leads To Street Performer Protest; Task Force Member Opposes New Regs

‘Freedoms Being Stepped On’ Leads To Street Performer Protest; Task Force Member Opposes New Regs

OCEAN CITY – Street performers have banded together in protest as the town’s newly implemented regulations governing them went into effect.On Monday morning, performers lined up at City Hall signing up for designated spaces to perform on the Boardwalk Monday, Aug. 3, through Thursday, Aug. 6. However, a group of street performers have become disgruntled… Read more »

Ocean City, Recor Come To ‘Mutual Decision’ To Part Ways; Mayor Appointed To Interim Position While Nationwide Search Takes Place

Ocean City, Recor Come To ‘Mutual Decision’ To Part Ways; Mayor Appointed To Interim Position While Nationwide Search Takes Place

OCEAN CITY – City Manager David Recor’s accident in a city vehicle this month may have been the proverbial straw that broke the camel’s back as it was announced on Monday the Mayor and City Council accepted Recor’s resignation.“Prior to this open session, the Mayor and City Council had a closed session to discuss personnel… Read more »

Community Mourns Legendary Coach’s Passing

POCOMOKE- Worcester County, the Lower Shore and the entire Bayside Conference community this week is mourning the sudden passing of legendary Pocomoke High School field hockey coach Susan Pusey, who passed away last weekend at the age of 56.Pusey was well known and well liked far beyond Pocomoke High School community where she led the… Read more »

Things To Do Around Town

Things To Do Around Town

Every 1st Friday:Star Charities Volunteers Meet10 a.m., Ocean Pines Library. For more information, 410-641-7667.Every Saturday:Weekly Farmers Market8 a.m.-1 p.m., White Horse Park, 239 Ocean Parkway, Ocean Pines. Year-round featuring locally grown vegetables, fruits, eggs, honey, kettle corn, flowers, artisan breads, seafood, meats and more. New vendors welcome. For more info, 410-641-7717.Every Saturday: Morning Worship10 a.m.,… Read more »

County Likes Solar Array Concept, But Wants To Investigate Further

County Likes Solar Array Concept, But Wants To Investigate Further

SNOW HILL – County leaders agreed to begin exploring solar energy options this week following a proposal from Standard Solar and Sun Edison.The Worcester County Commissioners voted unanimously to begin researching the possibility of having the companies erect a solar array in Worcester County.“I think we need to continue the discussion and do our homework… Read more »