Wicomico Votes To Extend School Impact Fee Moratorium; County Executive Maintains, ‘It’s Doing So Well’

SALISBURY — In the hopes of stimulating a resurging home-building spree in Wicomico, county officials this month approved an extension on a moratorium on public school impact fees.For years, Wicomico County imposed a $5,200 impact fee on new single-family home construction as a means to offset the cost of additional strain on the public school… Read more »

Pocomoke Continues Late Coach’s Legacy

POCOMOKE- After losing legendary coach Susan Pusey this summer, the Pocomoke varsity field hockey team took a big step in continuing her legacy last week with a 5-0 win over Kent Island in the Bayside Conference championship.Pusey passed away in July at the age of 56, leaving behind a remarkable legacy at Pocomoke as varsity… Read more »

Fenwick’s Revised Motel Zoning Ordinance Moves Forward In 5-2 Vote; Citizens Support Moratorium

FENWICK ISLAND – Concerns remain regarding the redevelopment of the Sands Motel in spite of changes to a proposed zoning ordinance.Town officials withdrew a previously proposed ordinance that would have enabled a local developer to replace the aging Sands Motel with a larger building and introduced a modified version during the Oct. 23 council meeting…. 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 information, 410-641-7717.Every Saturday: Morning WorshipYear… Read more »