Company To Seek Fed Grant For $15M Broadband Project

SALISBURY – Choptank Electric representatives came before the county council this month to pitch plans for broadband infrastructure projects totaling $15 million.The Wicomico County Council met with Choptank representatives Nov. 16 to discuss a $15 million infrastructure project that is expected to bring broadband to unserved areas of the county.Valerie Connelly, vice president of government… Read more »

Coastal Awards Grant Funding To Nonprofits

Coastal Awards Grant Funding To Nonprofits

BERLIN – The Coastal Association of REALTORS® (Coastal) has announced it has awarded $4,750 in grants to local charities through the Coastal REALTORS® Foundation during its latest round of funding. This year to date the foundation has awarded $13,750.Received grants in the Coastal REALTORS® Foundation’s latest round of funding were the Alzheimer’s Association of the… Read more »

$717K School Turf Field Approved

NEWARK– Pocomoke High School is expected to have a new turf field in place by next school year.The Worcester County Board of Education voted unanimously last week to spend $717,113 to replace the turf field at Pocomoke High School.“We’re requesting Board of Education approval to replace the turf field at the home of the new… Read more »

Dec. 6 Public Hearing Planned On Fenwick Height Regulations

FENWICK ISLAND – Officials have scheduled a public hearing on proposed amendments to Fenwick Island’s commercial height regulations.The Town of Fenwick Island will hold a hearing on Dec. 6 to receive public comments on a proposed ordinance amendment that would include mechanical equipment into the calculation of a commercial building’s height.“It’s basically marrying up what… Read more »