10-Year Sentence For Fatal Overdose

10-Year Sentence For Fatal Overdose

BERLIN – A Berlin man charged in January for supplying the drugs that resulted in the fatal overdose of another local man pleaded guilty last week to distribution of fentanyl and was sentenced to 10 years, five of which were suspended.On January 8, members of the Worcester County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Enforcement Team responded to… Read more »

New Council Member Takes Office

New Council Member Takes Office

SALISBURY – District 2 resident Nicole Acle was sworn in as the newest member of the Wicomico County Council last week.On Aug. 6, Acle was instated as the new District 2 representative for Wicomico County.Late last month, the Wicomico County Council held a special meeting to appoint a nominee to fill the District 2 seat… Read more »

Fenwick Sidewalk Plans Advance

FENWICK ISLAND – Planning is now underway for a continuous sidewalk system in Fenwick Island.In a meeting of the Fenwick Island Pedestrian Safety Committee this week, Councilwoman Vicki Carmean announced the town is working with The Kercher Group, an engineering firm, to finalize cost estimates and plans for the first phase of a sidewalk construction… Read more »

Election Results Announced At Annual Meeting

Election Results Announced At Annual Meeting

BERLIN – A petition effort, election results and presentations by Ocean Pines Association officials highlighted the homeowners association’s annual meeting Saturday.Roughly 100 Ocean Pines Association (OPA) members were in attendance at this year’s meeting, which included remarks from General Manager John Viola as well as Doug Parks, president of the OPA board. Much of their… Read more »

Annual Float For The Coast Set

BERLIN – On Friday, Aug. 16, Assateague Coastal Trust (ACT) and its Assateague Coastkeeper program will bring the “kayaktivist” event, Float For The Coast, to Ocean City for the fifth consecutive year.An on-the-water-rally that will focus on promoting clean water, clean air and healthy communities will take place on the waters of Isle of Wight… Read more »