Concerns Expressed Over Leaking Sewage Holding Tanks; Spray Irrigation Meeting Set For Tonight

Concerns Expressed Over Leaking Sewage Holding Tanks; Spray Irrigation Meeting Set For Tonight

SNOW HILL –  As the prospect of implementing spray irrigation at the Ocean Pines Golf Course is explored, some residents are questioning the county’s priorities.In recent months, conversation has abounded in the Pines regarding plans from the Worcester County Department of Public Works to explore the possibility of irrigating the Ocean Pines Golf Course with… Read more »

OC’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade Still On As Of Wednesday

OC’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade Still On As Of Wednesday

OCEAN CITY — While the town of Ocean City’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade scheduled for Saturday is still on as planned, resort officials continue to monitor and prepare for the growing coronavirus situation.The COVID-19, or coronavirus, situation has caused schools, colleges and universities to close, forced the cancellation of major public events where large groups… Read more »

Berlin Talks Short-Term Rental Regs ‘Before Another Rental Season Comes’

Berlin Talks Short-Term Rental Regs ‘Before Another Rental Season Comes’

BERLIN – Town officials are considering owner-occupancy and parking requirements to ensure short-term rentals don’t impact the quality of life in Berlin.The Berlin Town Council held a work session Monday to discuss proposed short-term rental regulations being drafted by town staff. An ordinance regarding short-term rentals is expected to be introduced in the coming weeks.“I… Read more »

Local Schools’ DI Teams Qualify For State Tourney

Local Schools’ DI Teams Qualify For State Tourney

Teams from Berlin Intermediate School and Worcester Preparatory School competed in the Destination Imagination (DI) Maryland Eastern Region Tournament Saturday. The Berlin Intermediate team and the two teams from Worcester Prep both qualified for the Maryland State Destination Imagination Tournament March 28.“It’s really helping kids that want to express themselves creatively and solve problems,” said… Read more »

Passionate Support In Annapolis For Enhanced Special Event Bill

Passionate Support In Annapolis For Enhanced Special Event Bill

OCEAN CITY — A bill strengthening the resort’s motorized special event zone legislation, including, for the first time, certain offenses for which violators could be arrested, had a spirited hearing in a Senate committee this week.After yet another troublesome unsanctioned motorized special event last September, resort officials promised everything was on the table in terms… Read more »