Peter FranchotSpecial To The DispatchAs our state, nation and the world battle the COVID-19 pandemic, there is much fear and uncertainty of what the future holds. We must first and foremost protect public health and I commend Governor Larry Hogan and his administration for the leadership our state needs at this time to protect our… Read more »
Pair Arrested For Domestic AssaultOCEAN CITY — A Pennsylvania couple was arrested last month after allegedly scrapping with each other in a vehicle and causing a disturbance on a downtown side street.Around 9:30 p.m. on March 14, an Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officer was dispatched to the area of Robin Drive for a reported… Read more »
Cure Worse Than DiseaseEditor:Part I: March 30 was my 71st birthday. My wife and I watched a 211 TV movie called Contagion. The events are eerily similar to what is happening today. It stars Matt Damon, Kate Winslet and Gwyneth Paltrow. If you haven’t seen it, you might want to watch it.Yesterday, Governor Hogan in… Read more »
ARIES (March 21 to April 19): You might be upset about having to deal with problems that are no fault of your own. But you can turn the annoyance into an asset by showing how quickly and how well you can resolve them.TAURUS (April 20 to May 20): The Bovine’s fondness for tidiness pays off… Read more »
Cares Head NamedREHOBOTH BEACH, Del. — Lauren Herlihy has been named president of SoDel Cares, the charitable arm of SoDel Concepts, a hospitality group with 12 restaurants in Sussex County, Del.Herlihy, who is a director of operations for SoDel Concepts, will serve a two-year term. For the past two years, she’s been active on the… Read more »
Ryan Lee WilsonOCEAN PINES — Ryan Lee Wilson, 38, of Ocean Pines, died on March 24, 2020 at his home.Born in Lancaster, Pa., he was the son of Dianne Desmond of Ocean Pines and the late William O. Wilson of York, Pa.Ryan graduated in 1999 from Southwest High in Hanover, Pa. and had an associate’s… Read more »
Volunteer representatives from the Worcester County Humane Society came to Berlin Intermediate to talk to the sixth-grade teams about how the funds and items donated through service learning are used and how students can make the most impact within the organization. Ms. Yingling walked one of the cats around for students to touch.