Congrats To Berlin

Congrats To Berlin

It wasn’t the result desired, but the Berlin Little League team that played twice on national television last week did our region proud.The squad fell just short of advancing to Williamsport, Pa. for the Little League World Series last Sunday when it ran into a hot pitcher, who no-hit our local boys. That loss should… Read more »

Voices From The Readers – August 10, 2018

Voices From The Readers – August 10, 2018

Expert Misinformed On Fishing, Wind FarmEditor:Information reported about a recent public meeting concerning offshore wind turbines (The Dispatch, July 17) was both inaccurate and misleading.Much of the misinformation concerned Meghan Lapp, whom the Dispatch described as “a noted expert on the impacts of wind farms on commercial fishing” who “serves on numerous fishery management councils… Read more »

Showell School Progress, Finally

Showell School Progress, Finally

The Showell Elementary School reconstruction project is moving forward after bid approval from the Worcester County Board of Education. The remaining hurdle is approval of an increased price tag from the Worcester County Commissioners.It’s been a long and difficult road for this project, but ground could be broken within months if the commissioners approve the… Read more »

Voices From The Readers – July 27, 2018

Voices From The Readers – July 27, 2018

Expressing Opinions Is Constitutional RightEditor:Lest we forget it was Barack Hussein Obama who said, “Elections have consequences.” In response to Melissa Reid’s July 20 letter, “No Place For National Politics In Tourism,” boats in marinas are privately owned. The owners have a “constitutional right” to express their opinion.Business owners also have the right to display… Read more »

Some Recognition For Good Samaritans

Some Recognition For Good Samaritans

Over the last month, there have been two instances – one on land and one in the open ocean – when quick acting individuals responded in a fashion that likely saved lives.Every summer there are instances like this in Ocean City when brave individuals come to the aid of their fellow human beings and make… Read more »