Women Unfazed By Topless Ruling, Look Forward To ‘Addressing The Court’s Concerns’

Women Unfazed  By Topless Ruling, Look Forward To ‘Addressing The Court’s Concerns’

OCEAN CITY — Undaunted by last week’s ruling by a federal judge in favor of the Town of Ocean City in the female topless suit, the plaintiffs’ attorney quickly asserted the outcome was just one last battle in the larger war.Convinced Ocean City officials have a better understanding of the public sensibilities of its residents… Read more »

Assateague’s Fed Side Remains Accessible But Without Visitor Services

Assateague’s Fed Side Remains Accessible But Without Visitor Services

ASSATEAGUE — The natural beauty and winter solitude can still be enjoyed at Assateague Island National Seahsore during the current federal government shutdown, but there are little or no services available on the barrier island.National Park Service (NPS) officials announced last weekend that during the shutdown of the federal government due to the lapse of… Read more »

UPDATE: Ocean City Loses Boardwalk Property Case; With Appeals Court Ruling, Circuit Court Must Change Decision

UPDATE: Ocean City Loses Boardwalk Property Case; With Appeals Court Ruling, Circuit Court Must Change Decision

OCEAN CITY — The heirs of the historic Dumser’s Dairyland building on the east side of the Boardwalk got an early Christmas present late last week when a state appellate court ruled against the town of Ocean City in its bid to potentially have it removed.The state’s Court of Special Appeals last Friday reversed an… Read more »

North Ocean City Beach Stand Bid Interest, Prices On Decline; Council Mulls Policy Changes

North Ocean City Beach Stand Bid Interest, Prices On Decline; Council Mulls Policy Changes

OCEAN CITY — Faced with declining revenue from the north-end beach stand parcels, resort officials this week considered increasing the maximum threshold for the number of parcels a single operator may hold in the interest of sparking competition.The results of the auction for 18 beach equipment vendor parcels on the north end of Ocean City… Read more »