Non-Conformity May Be Tackled By Zones In OC

OCEAN CITY – The Ocean City Planning and Zoning Commission held a public hearing on Tuesday to discuss two code amendments that could adversely affect parking in the entire resort.The hearing was held to consider amendments limiting the number of off-street parking spaces that may be approved with reduced design standards and another that would… Read more »

Council News In Brief

New Hangar Being PricedOCEAN CITY – During the Mayor and City Council work session Tuesday, Public Works Director Hal Adkins asked permission to solicit bids for the construction of a new hangar for the Ocean City Airport.According to Adkins, out of the 63-unit capacity the airport currently has only two units left, pending their lease,… Read more »

City Hoping To Bring More Visitors To Sunset Park

OCEAN CITY – Ocean City’s newest addition, Sunset Park, located on South Division Street between Philadelphia Avenue and the bay and completed in August of 2006, continues to evolve as future plans for the downtown spot were discussed Tuesday morning at a Recreation and Parks Committee meeting.John Sullivan, Director of Special Events, came before committee… Read more »

County’s Ethnic Changes Spill Over To Schools

NEWARK – Further evidence of the changing face of Worcester County was revealed last week during the Worcester County Board of Education monthly meeting when it was reported the number of students enrolled in the school system’s English Language Learner (ELL) program has increased by 215 percent since 2000.Worcester County Schools ELL Coordinator Diane Stulz… Read more »