Combative Couple Charged After Boardwalk Drive

OCEAN CITY — A Berlin man was arrested last week on multiple charges after allegedly leaving a hit-and-run collision and driving on the Boardwalk before impersonating a police officer, while his girlfriend was arrested for assault and other charges while attempting to interfere with his arrest.Around 11:20 p.m. last Wednesday, a broadcast went out to… Read more »

County Questions Tower Lease Deal

SNOW HILL – County officials opted to delay a tower lease agreement with Verizon Wireless in an effort to explore broadband Internet possibilities.When presented with a request from Verizon Wireless to lease tower space at the Ocean Pines Wastewater Treatment Plant, the Worcester County Commissioners voted to approve the agreement only if it gave the… Read more »

Berlin Fire, EMS Contract Approved; Town Funds Increase $205K

Berlin Fire, EMS Contract Approved; Town Funds Increase $205K

BERLIN – Town officials approved a contract for services with the Berlin Fire Company this week.On Monday, the Berlin Town Council voted 3-1 to approve a contract with the Berlin Fire Company (BFC) for fire and rescue services and EMS services. The agreement, which mandates quarterly financial presentations from the fire company and subsequent quarterly… Read more »

OCToberfest Events Cancelled In OC

OCEAN CITY — The threat of inclement weather late Friday and into Saturday has forced the cancellation of the second weekend of planned OCToberfest events.Resort officials on Thursday announced the planned events associated with OCToberfest including the Halloween maze, the Great Pumpkin Race and the Big Toys on the Boardwalk events, have been canceled due… Read more »