A Week In Business

A Week In Business

Slots Stance SolidifiedBERLIN – Dozens of Ocean City businesses and associations gathered this week to discuss slot machine gambling in Maryland.According to a press release from the Ocean City Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Association, the message from all was loud and clear – “No Slots in Maryland.” Slots’ gambling is simply a transfer of wealth, leaders said.“Today’s family… Read more »

A Week In Business

Top CBRB ProducersOCEAN CITY – Ed Wehnert, branch vice president of Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage’s 52nd Street office has announced that for July Peck Miller was the top individual sales associate and Rick Meehan and Katy Durham were the top selling sales team. Bob Miller was the top individual listing associate and Meehan and Durham… Read more »

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Michaels Coming To White Marlin MallWEST OCEAN CITY – Michaels Stores, Inc. has signed a lease with Greenberg Gibbons Commercial for 20,000 square feet of space at White Marlin Mall, a 186,000-square-foot shopping center located in West Ocean City. The project is also anchored by Marshalls, Staples and Bed Bath & Beyond. Michaels Stores, which… Read more »

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Chamber Director NamedBERLIN – The Greater Ocean City Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors has announced the appointment of Melanie A. Pursel as the new executive director.Pursel, who started her new role on July 9, received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Marketing from Salisbury University in 1997. She then received her Master of Science… Read more »

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Manager Attends ConventionOCEAN CITY – Lance Whitlock, manager of Ocean City Gold’s Gym, attended the 2007 Gold’s Gym International Convention this week, which is being held at Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas, Nev.According to Chris Cope, owner of Ocean City Gold’s Gym, the convention is a major event in the fitness center industry. It… Read more »

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Community Service DayOCEAN CITY – As a part of their annual Community Service Day project, agents from both the Ocean City and West Ocean City offices of Long & Foster spent a morning last month picking up trash from the dunes anchoring the beach. Teams of two agents, armed with trash bags, sunscreen and bug… Read more »

Re/Max Awards Presented

OCEAN CITY – Terry Daly, general manager for Re/Max Premier Properties, recently announced the Re/Max International Sales Awards for 2006. Receiving Executive Club Awards were Nick Bobenko, Karen Kriege, Eric Cropper, Jeff Burton, Tom Neidenbach, Bethany Given, Grant Fritschle, Linda Westerside, Mary Stover, Cindy Purcell, Cindy Poremski and Mary Ann O’Malley.The 100% Club Awards were… Read more »

Re/Max Premier Properties

Re/Max Premier Properties recently announced its International Sales Award winners. Pictured above, from left, are award winners Mary Ann O’Malley, Mike Piasecki, Jim White, Eric Cropper, Tom Neidenbach, Dave Whittington, Bethany Given, Cindy Purcell, Marlene Ott and Joy Snyder. See story at right for complete story. Submitted Photos

The Pines Laser Center

The Pines Laser Center held a grand opening on Friday, June 29. Refreshments were provided as well as a guided tour from the welcoming room to the laser treatment room. With the help of staff technicians, owners of The Pines Laser Center, Scott Griger and Ruby Mirza, prepare to cut the ribbon as Jessica Griger… Read more »

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Personnel ChangesBERLIN – State’s Attorney Joel J. Todd has announced the recent promotions/new hires for the Circuit and District Court Division’s for the State’s Attorney’s Office. In the Circuit Court Office, Jennifer M. Rothschild was recently promoted from Assistant State’s Attorney to Deputy State’s Attorney. Paul T. Haskell was hired to fill the position of… Read more »