Ramadans Indicted For Untaxed Cigarette Operation; Guns, $312K Seized During Raid

Ramadans Indicted For Untaxed Cigarette Operation; Guns, $312K Seized During Raid

WEST OCEAN CITY — Two weeks after their West Ocean City home was raided by federal law enforcement officials and their local partners, two Ocean City men were indicted Thursday in New York for their alleged roles in trafficking significant quantities of untaxed cigarettes, the same crimes they were convicted of in 2015.On Thursday, Oct…. Read more »

‘Seasonal Flu Is Starting To Circulate … It’s Not Too Soon Or Too Late To Get Your Vaccine’

‘Seasonal Flu Is Starting To Circulate … It’s Not Too Soon Or Too Late To Get Your Vaccine’

BERLIN – Health officials in Worcester County are encouraging residents to get a flu vaccination.In an effort to serve all area residents, health officials at Atlantic General Hospital (AGH) and the Worcester County Health Department will host flu vaccination clinics at various times and locations through the month of October.Nicole Morris, infection prevention employee health… Read more »

Town, Fire Company Close In On Contract; New Route 50 Station Ground Breaking Planned

Town, Fire Company Close In On Contract; New Route 50 Station Ground Breaking Planned

BERLIN – After months of discussion, the Town of Berlin and the Berlin Fire Company are expected to agree to a contract for services next week.Mayor Gee Williams confirmed this week that a proposed contract for services would be on the agenda at Monday’s town council meeting. Berlin Fire Company (BFC) officials and town leaders… Read more »

City, Union Differ Over Referendum’s ‘For’ Vote Consequences; Mayor Maintains Taxes Will Go Up, Union Head Says ‘Flatly Wrong’

City, Union Differ Over Referendum’s ‘For’ Vote Consequences; Mayor Maintains Taxes Will Go Up, Union Head Says ‘Flatly Wrong’

OCEAN CITY — With much of the early talk about the municipal election focusing on the candidates, little has been said about the pending referendum for binding interest arbitration for the town’s firefighter-paramedics, but both sides fired salvos this week.When voters head to the polls for next month’s Ocean City municipal election, included on the… Read more »