8th Reindeer Run Set For Sunday

BERLIN- The 8th Annual Reindeer Run, sponsored by Live Long Fitness, is set to return on Saturday with an early morning start time through downtown Berlin.The annual race, which has become a fixture on the local holiday schedule since its inception seven years ago, starts and finishes at the Atlantic Hotel with the course winding… Read more »

West OC Restaurant Robbery Suspects Nabbed

WEST OCEAN CITY — Two West Ocean City men face burglary and other charges this week after allegedly breaking into the Captain’s Galley restaurant early Thanksgiving morning and swiping, among other things, 22 cases of beer, which ultimately led to their undoing.Around 6:45 a.m. last Thursday, Worcester County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the Captain’s… Read more »

Worcester Inks Solar Power Accord

SNOW HILL – An agreement with a Virginia company on a new solar venture is expected to save Worcester County $3.7 million in energy costs during the next 20 years.The Worcester County Commissioners this week agreed to approve a negotiated Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) with WGL Energy. The agreement will enable the county to purchase… Read more »

Worcester Boys Split First Two Games

BERLIN- Worcester Prep’s boys’ varsity basketball team lost to visiting Broadwater Academy, 61-43, on Monday to even its record at 1-1 on the young season.The Mallards cruised past Eastern Shore Independent Athletic Conference (ESIAC) rival Gunston on the road last Friday in the season opener, but fell to Broadwater, 61-43, in the home opener on… Read more »

What Does Airbnb Popularity Mean For OC Rental Industry? Long-Term Impact Unclear, But Concerns Abound

What Does Airbnb Popularity Mean For OC Rental Industry? Long-Term Impact Unclear, But Concerns Abound

OCEAN CITY — An online platform that enables people to rent homes, rooms and apartments with ease and without the help of a rental agent is starting to catch on in Ocean City, but not everyone is pleased about it.“They are here, and we are concerned,” said Daria Uhlig, Ocean City Vacation Rental Manager with… Read more »