Expert Frowns On OC Pension Changes

OCEAN CITY — The town brought in an expert to basically tell the Mayor and City Council that a massive overhaul to Ocean City employee’s pension packages would be a dumb move.Pat Donahue, President and CEO of Municipal and Financial Services Group (MSFG) and 10-year veteran of the Anne Arundel County Pension Oversight Committee, was… Read more »

Ocean City News In Brief

OCEAN CITY — In the brief this week, the Ocean City Police Department got a grant for some new technology, and the Fire Marshal’s Office reminded single-family homeowners that they too need a carbon monoxide detector.Police Department Gets NodFor New Surveillance GearCaptain Robert Bokinsky of the Ocean City Police Department asked for permission to use… Read more »

Mathias, James Lean Toward Senate Runs

BERLIN – While both candidates have been decidedly sheepish about their intentions for the upcoming 2010 election, it now appears both Delegate Jim Mathias and former House challenger and Ocean City hotelier Michael James could be on a collision course for the District 38 Senate seat.There has been much speculation about both candidates’ intentions following… Read more »

Paper Inks New Printer, Announces Changes

BERLIN – A series of changes have recently taken place for The Dispatch, the Berlin-based newspaper that has circulated weekly throughout northern and central Worcester County and lower Sussex County for the last 25 years.In an interview Tuesday, Publisher J. Steven Green announced a new partnership this week between the weekly publication and Bartash, a… Read more »