Deep Freeze Takes Toll On Shore Farm Operations; Spring Weather Extremes Leave Farmers On Edge

Deep Freeze Takes Toll On Shore Farm Operations; Spring Weather Extremes Leave Farmers On Edge

BERLIN — The extreme wacky weather this week, with snow on Monday and temperatures dipping into the low 20s midweek wreaked havoc on agriculture across the Lower Shore, including an iconic family peach orchard in Sussex County that lost its entire crop.A cold front passed through the region early this week, causing a surprising light… Read more »

Paid Sick Leave Bill Clears House, Heads To Senate; Changes Spark Major Concerns For Resort Operations

Paid Sick Leave Bill Clears House, Heads To Senate; Changes Spark Major Concerns For Resort Operations

ANNAPOLIS — A highly contested bill that aims to give paid sick leave to hundreds of thousands of Marylanders easily passed through the House of Delegates this week by a vote of 84-54.All 49 house Republicans and five Democrats opposed House Bill 580, which covers both full- and part-time workers for any business with 15… Read more »

WWII Bomber Added To Air Show

WWII Bomber Added To Air Show

OCEAN CITY — Yet another element to the 2016 Ocean City Air Show was added this week when officials announced the B-25 bomber of World War II fame will be part of the festivities.Ocean City Air Show officials this week announced the B-25 Mitchell Bomber “Panchito” will be featured at the 2016 event in June… Read more »