Tough Drug Dealer Prosecutions Critical

Tough Drug Dealer Prosecutions Critical

Although it’s a controversial position among some, the trend in legal circles to charge known drug dealers with manslaughter after overdose deaths is a move in the right direction.When it comes to the current epidemic involving opioids and the disturbing amount of daily overdoses, there is a feeling of helplessness and confusion over what can… Read more »

Seahawks Win Opener In Super Bowl

BERLIN- The Berlin Seahawks won their opener in the Pop Warner Super Bowl at Disney in Orlando on Monday afternoon, beating the Pasadena Trojans, 19-6.The Seahawks last month won the Pop Warner Division 3 Junior Varsity Regional Championship to advance to the Super Bowl at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando. On… Read more »

School Committees Outline Budget Funding Priorities

NEWARK – The importance of competitive teacher salaries, small class sizes and funding for technology highlighted a public budget input session hosted by the Worcester County Board of Education this week.On Tuesday representatives of the various school improvement advisory committees from throughout the county shared their budget requests with school system officials. Requests for pay… Read more »

OC Council OKs Beach Trash Truck Purchase

OCEAN CITY — In what can best be characterized as a slam dunk, resort officials this week agreed to purchase a second state-of-the-art trash collection truck to remove the mountains of trash collected each night in the summer from the beach.Last year, the Mayor and Council approved the purchase of a single new state-of-the-art beach… Read more »