Offshore Drilling Officially Opposed

OCEAN CITY — Reiterating a position it has held for decades, the Mayor and Council this week passed a resolution in opposition to proposed offshore oil and gas drilling and exploration off the resort coast. In January, the Trump administration announced a plan to open roughly 90 percent of the nation’s coastline to potentially dangerous… Read more »

Ocean City Fireworks Start Time Debated Again

OCEAN CITY — A review of the town’s value-added special events this week could spur a return of the summer fireworks shows in the downtown area to the traditional start time of 10 p.m. During Monday’s Tourism Committee meeting, members continued a discussion on the successes and shortcomings of some of the town’s value-added special… Read more »

AGH Seeks $100K Pledge From Berlin

BERLIN –  As it works to expand its services, Atlantic General Hospital is seeking a $100,000 commitment from the Town of Berlin. On Monday, representatives of Atlantic General Hospital (AGH) provided their annual report to the Berlin Town Council. They ended their presentation with a request for $100,000 over five years. “We’re bursting at our… Read more »

Berlin Planning Community Resource Day

BERLIN – Officials in Berlin are looking for vendors, sponsors and volunteers for a county-wide community resource event in April. The town of Berlin will partner with several businesses, agencies and organizations to host Worcester County Community Access to Resources Expo (CARES) on Saturday, April 14. The event is expected to provide one-stop access to… Read more »