Tax Differential Remains Active Talking Point Between OC, County

Tax Differential Remains Active Talking Point Between OC, County

OCEAN CITY — Pending litigation, possible legislation and a potential olive branch of sorts were topics of discussion this week as Ocean City and Worcester County continued their long-standing battle over the tax differential issue. Worcester County Commissioner Joe Mitrecic, who represents Ocean City, on Monday presented his quarterly report to the Mayor and Council… Read more »

Fenwick Beach Replenishment Delayed Again

FENWICK ISLAND – Work on a long-awaited beach replenishment project in Fenwick Island has been postponed another week. This week, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced that beach replenishment work in Fenwick Island has been delayed to July 28. Last year, the Army Corps of Engineers’ Philadelphia District awarded a $19.2 million contract to… Read more »

Wicomico Recognizes Correctional Officer Of Year

SALISBURY – A correctional officer from the Wicomico County Detention Center was recognized by county leaders this month. On June 5, the Wicomico County Council recognized Master Officer Aaron Handy as Wicomico County’s Correctional Officer of the Year. Handy, who joined Wicomico County Detention Center staff in October of 2013, worked quickly through the ranks… Read more »