UPDATED: Fatal Crash Driver Held Without Bond; Victim ID’d As 51-Year-Old Princess Anne Man

UPDATED: Fatal Crash Driver Held Without Bond; Victim ID’d As 51-Year-Old Princess Anne Man

OCEAN CITY — A Cockeysville, Md. man, arrested on manslaughter, vehicular homicide and dozens of other charges on Friday after allegedly causing a fatal collision, remains behind bars this week without bond after a bail review hearing on Monday.Around 1:15 a.m. last Friday, the Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) received a call about a reported… Read more »

Inaugural Jellyfish Festival Kicks Off In Ocean City; Live Music, Sports Events Planned

Inaugural Jellyfish Festival Kicks Off In Ocean City; Live Music, Sports Events Planned

OCEAN CITY – The inaugural Jellyfish Festival comes to Ocean City this weekend.On June 21-23, the Jellyfish Festival will make its debut on the beaches of Ocean City. Spanning nearly six blocks north of the pier, the event will feature live music from national, regional and local acts, arts and crafts, and extreme sports and… Read more »

Berlin Resident Starts Petition On Main Street Annexation; 700 Signatures Needed For Referendum

Berlin Resident Starts Petition On Main Street Annexation; 700 Signatures Needed For Referendum

BERLIN – A Berlin resident has launched a petition drive in an effort to make the town’s latest annexation a referendum question.Berlin resident Jeff Smith is asking town voters to sign a petition that would force the town to hold a referendum for the annexation approved by elected officials May 28. The property the town… Read more »

Commissioner Remains Undecided On Whether To Block Proposed Room Tax Increase

Commissioner Remains Undecided On Whether To Block Proposed Room Tax Increase

SNOW HILL –  An additional $700,000 in revenue for Ocean City this fiscal year appears to hinge on one man’s vote.After the Worcester County Commissioners approved legislation last month enabling the county to move forward with increasing the room tax rate, Commissioner Josh Nordstrom made it clear the increase didn’t yet have his support. In… Read more »