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 »

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 »

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 »

Newsroom Shooting Hits Home For Many

Newsroom Shooting Hits Home For Many

Journalists and educators are a lot alike.They are driven by something altogether different than most professionals. It’s not about the money. It’s about something intrinsic. It’s generally about affecting a positive change in the community and making an impact.In the media world, it’s about informing about the news of the day and sharing the stories… Read more »

Key Transition Period Ahead For Elected Officials

Key Transition Period Ahead For Elected Officials

Major changes are ahead for law enforcement in Worcester County. The good news is there’s five full months before the new leaders are sworn in.Although it’s unofficial because write-in campaigns, which are rarely successful, could be mounted against them in the general election, it’s practically a certainty that Matt Crisafulli will become Worcester County’s next… Read more »

Worcester County Primary Election Endorsements

Worcester County Primary Election Endorsements

Voters across Maryland will head to the polls on Tuesday in the gubernatorial primary election. There are several races of importance on the ballot for Worcester County voters to consider. As we do before every election, we offer endorsements.It’s important to remember endorsements are not predictions. These are our educated and informed recommendations for the… Read more »

Vote, Vote, Vote

Vote, Vote, Vote

School is out and the first official day of summer is next Thursday. Despite the ocean of signs around the area, most people are not thinking about an election, but it’s important to remember voting should be on your early summer to-do list.Maryland’s primary election is set for Tuesday, June 26. Early voting, however, opened… Read more »