Fenwick Committee Discusses Sidewalk Project’s First Step

FENWICK ISLAND – Fenwick Island could soon move forward with the first phase of a sidewalk construction project using $250,000 in state capital funds.On Tuesday, the Fenwick Island Pedestrian Safety Committee met to discuss the town’s strategy for starting construction on a continuous sidewalk along Coastal Highway after working with Representative Ron Gray to secure… Read more »

Softball World Series To Descend On Region

OCEAN CITY- Nearly 6,000 softball players from all over the country and beyond will descend on the Lower Shore this week for the first events of the U.S. Specialty Sports Association (USSSA) Eastern World Series.This year’s event begins next Wednesday and will continue through the end of the month with competition each week in different… Read more »

32nd Ocean City Tuna Tournament Underway

OCEAN CITY – The 31st annual Ocean City Tuna Tournament is underway with dozens of boats and hundreds of anglers searching the canyons off the coast of the resort in search of the burly behemoths.The tuna bite has been rock solid thus far this summer, setting up what should be a memorable 2019 Ocean City… Read more »

OPA Board Approves Compensation Study

OCEAN PINES –  The Ocean Pines Association (OPA) Board of Directors agreed to spend up to $100,000 on a compensation study.At a meeting Saturday, the board voted 6-0 to authorize the general manager to negotiate a contract not to exceed $100,000 for a full compensation study. The study is expected to include an analysis of… Read more »

Restart Program Offers Summer Work For Students

Restart Program Offers Summer Work For Students

NEWARK –  A new program through the Worcester County Board of Education is providing local students with the opportunity for summer work.Students in the county’s Restart program, formerly known as alternative school, were given the chance this year to take part in a six-week work experience program at the school system’s central office.“The summer program… Read more »