OC Flea Market Tweaked To Encourage Growth

OCEAN CITY – The Mayor and Council worked to better the downtown flea markets at the City Council meeting Monday night, agreeing that it is a great program for the downtown area in need of a few adjustments.Councilman Jim Hall and Downtown Association representative Bob Rothermel presented the current progress of the flea markets to… Read more »

Ocean City Council News In Brief

OCEAN CITY – At the City Council meeting Monday evening, the Mayor and Council met to discuss a variety of issues. A few of the issues included traffic regulations on Jacqueline Ave., second readings regarding leash laws and business licenses and two Ocean City Police Department general orders. The following is a brief look at… Read more »

Support Continues For Somerset Street Carts

OCEAN CITY – Issues surrounding Somerset Street continued at Monday’s Mayor and Council meeting as merchants and members of the Ocean City Development Corporation (OCDC) came forward to voice their opinions. Al Wendling, owner of Pop’s Joke Shop, spoke on behalf of the businesses on Somerset Street two weeks ago, voicing concern over the decrease… Read more »

Ocean Pines Jewel Thief Gets Seven Years

SNOW HILL – An Ocean Pines woman arrested last October and charged with several counts of burglary and felony theft for stealing thousands of dollars worth of jewelry from a residence in the community was sentenced this week to seven years in jail.Jodi Lynn Schlaile, 40, of Ocean Pines, was arrested in October and charged… Read more »

Airport Critics Rule At Expansion Hearing

Airport Critics Rule At Expansion Hearing

OCEAN CITY – At a public hearing and workshop last Thursday, over 100 citizens gathered to garner further information and voice their opinions on the future of the Ocean City Municipal Airport in West Ocean City.The public workshop gave concerned citizens a chance to ask questions and review the proposals for the airport expansion and… Read more »

County Officials Vote 6-1 Against Airport Proposal

SNOW HILL – Six Worcester County Commissioners voted against any expansion of the Ocean City Municipal Airport beyond its existing borders this week, with Commissioner Louise Gulyas, the resort’s representative, holding onto her support for the project.Worcester County Administrator Gerry Mason suggested that the commissioners take a stand on the controversial airport expansion at the… Read more »