Ramadans Indicted For Untaxed Cigarette Operation; Guns, $312K Seized During Raid

Ramadans Indicted For Untaxed Cigarette Operation; Guns, $312K Seized During Raid

WEST OCEAN CITY — Two weeks after their West Ocean City home was raided by federal law enforcement officials and their local partners, two Ocean City men were indicted Thursday in New York for their alleged roles in trafficking significant quantities of untaxed cigarettes, the same crimes they were convicted of in 2015.On Thursday, Oct…. Read more »

‘Seasonal Flu Is Starting To Circulate … It’s Not Too Soon Or Too Late To Get Your Vaccine’

‘Seasonal Flu Is Starting To Circulate … It’s Not Too Soon Or Too Late To Get Your Vaccine’

BERLIN – Health officials in Worcester County are encouraging residents to get a flu vaccination.In an effort to serve all area residents, health officials at Atlantic General Hospital (AGH) and the Worcester County Health Department will host flu vaccination clinics at various times and locations through the month of October.Nicole Morris, infection prevention employee health… Read more »

Planned Charity Jeep Parade Fees Reduced

OCEAN CITY — Resort officials this week agreed to relax some of the fees associated with charitable event next month involving a parade of jeeps fundraiser.The Mayor and Council had before them on Monday a request to approve a special event involving Ocean City Jeep Club and the Toys for Tots program. The event calls… Read more »

Berlin Extends Tattoo Moratorium

BERLIN – Town officials agreed to extend a moratorium on the establishment of tattoo shops in Berlin last week.At the recommendation of the Berlin Tattoo Ordinance Committee, the town council voted unanimously to extend a moratorium on tattoo shops in Berlin until Nov. 18, 2020.“In the interim we hope to be able to finish the… Read more »

Family Selected For Habitat Home

Family Selected For Habitat Home

BERLIN — Habitat for Humanity of Worcester County announced this week construction will begin this fall on a new habitat house in Bishopville, fulfilling a long-held dream for the home’s future owner.Ashley Zlotorzynski of Ocean Pines learned in March that she had been selected for homeownership.“Owning my first home is everything to me,” Zlotorzynski says. “It’s… Read more »