O.C. Council Adopts $120M Budget

OCEAN CITY – Resort officials took another crack at the budget this week with a second reading of the fiscal year 2008 budget. After reviewing past and current discussion of issues surrounding the budget, a formal adoption of the budget was made. The mayor and council on Monday unanimously passed the fiscal year 2008 budget… Read more »

Worcester County Budget

SNOW HILL – While the Worcester County Commissioners just passed the fiscal year 2008 (FY 2008) budget Tuesday, the looming state deficit may throw a wrench into the carefully balanced plan for the county’s finances. The state of Maryland reportedly faces a $1.4 billion shortfall, with Governor Martin O’Malley directing that an initial cut of… Read more »


Salvatore-Bjornbak JorgensenBERLIN – Dr. Steven Salvatore of Ocean City and Kristine Bjornbak Jorgensen of Aalborg, Denmark, have announced their engagement.Salvatore is a graduate of Worcester Country School, Wake Forest University and the University of St. Louis School of Medicine.Bjornbak Jorgensen is a graduate of Webster University in St. Louis with a degree in political science.A… Read more »

Police Arrest Two In Store Robberies

WEST OCEAN CITY – A combined effort by several local law enforcement agencies last Saturday resulted in the arrest of two people suspected of robbing Candy Kitchen stores in West Ocean City and Fenwick Island.Shortly after 10:30 a.m. last Saturday, deputies from the Worcester County Sheriff’s Department were dispatched to the Candy Kitchen at the… Read more »