Winter Storm Warning Issued For Ocean City, Surrounding Areas

Winter Storm Warning Issued For Ocean City, Surrounding Areas

OCEAN CITY — (The following represents the contents of a press release from Ocean City Communications Manager Jessica Waters.)Ocean City is under a Winter Storm Warning, beginning in the early morning hours tomorrow, Saturday, January 7, until Sunday.  According to the National Weather Service in Wakefield, VA, Ocean City will experience snow and moderate wind… Read more »

Voices From The Readers – January 6, 2017

Voices From The Readers – January 6, 2017

Response To StoryEditor:While I have in the past enjoyed Staff Writer Charlene Sharpe’s work, I protest her unbalanced, inadequately researched article, “What Has Led to Campground Popularity Trend?” dated online Dec. 29.Ms. Sharpe states (without attribution) that opponents of the proposed new RV campgrounds “are not considering … why campgrounds … are so popular.”On the… Read more »

Foundation Awards $60K In Education Grants

SALISBURY – Ten schools in Worcester and Wicomico counties received grant funding from the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) in November to support innovative and educational programs.CFES President Erica Joseph said the schools received nearly $60,000 in Education Award Grants to fully or partially fund its curriculum.“It is one of our programs that… Read more »

Group Offers Warrior Angel Training

BERLIN – The Worcester County Warriors Against Opiate Addiction will host a training session Saturday for a new program that will offer a window of opportunity for those in crisis situations.The program, entitled Warrior Angel, will offer addicts or their family members a phone number to contact a volunteer mentor, who will provide resources to… Read more »

Councilman ‘Speechless’ Over Proposed Land Buy Process; City Looking To Purchase 2nd Street Properties

OCEAN CITY — After debating procedural issues, resort officials this week approved on first reading the purchase of a downtown property that could ultimately be used as a new staging area for the Boardwalk tram.The agenda for Tuesday’s Mayor and Council meeting included a first reading for an ordinance authorizing the purchase of a handful… Read more »

Who’s Playing When And Where – January 6, 2017

Who’s Playing When And Where – January 6, 2017

28th Street Pit and Pub410-289-202028th St. & Coastal Hwy.Every Thursday:Locals’ Night With DJ BKFriday, Jan. 6:Jack & T, 6-10 p.m.Saturday, Jan. 7:Smooth & Remy, 6-10 p.m.Adolfo’s410-289-400113th St. & The Boardwalk,In The Beach Plaza HotelSaturday, Jan. 7:TBAAtlantic Hotel410-641-35892 North Main St., BerlinEvery Monday:Earl Beardsleywith Steve Harvey on saxEvery Tuesday:Bob Miller On The PianoFriday, Jan. 6:Frankie MoranBuxy’s… Read more »