Tough Drug Dealer Prosecutions Critical

Tough Drug Dealer Prosecutions Critical

Although it’s a controversial position among some, the trend in legal circles to charge known drug dealers with manslaughter after overdose deaths is a move in the right direction. When it comes to the current epidemic involving opioids and the disturbing amount of daily overdoses, there is a feeling of helplessness and confusion over what… Read more »

Thoughts From The Publisher’s Desk – December 8, 2017

Thoughts From The Publisher’s Desk – December 8, 2017

Typically discussions about comprehensive plans are fairly dry but there were a few moments during the Ocean City Planning Commission’s review of a draft update to the town’s document that were interesting. The most compelling involved Planning Commissioner Lauren Taylor’s concern about a line in the draft recommending additional time for bicycling on the Boardwalk… Read more »

Thoughts From The Publisher’s Desk – December 1, 2017

Thoughts From The Publisher’s Desk – December 1, 2017

In the Committee on Paid Leave Policy’s final report to Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan, Ocean City’s concern about the seasonality of its businesses was directly broached. Readers will remember Hogan vetoed a controversial paid sick leave bill passed by the Maryland General Assembly earlier this year that’s been characterized as disastrous for small businesses, especially… Read more »