New Electric Supply Contract Accepted

OCEAN CITY- Resort officials this week agreed on a new electric supply contract for municipal service with an option that could save the town hundreds of thousands of dollars.City Engineer Terry McGean told the Mayor and Council on Tuesday the town’s current electric power agreement is about to expire at the end of June and… Read more »

Cedar Chapel Teacher Honored By Wal-Mart

Cedar Chapel Teacher Honored By Wal-Mart

BERLIN – In a surprise announcement during a music assembly on May 8, Cedar Chapel Special School Teacher Victoria Radford learned that she had been selected as the 2007 Wal-Mart Teacher of the Year for Pocomoke City. When Cedar Chapel Principal Rae Record made the announcement in front of the school’s faculty, staff and students,… Read more »

Alert Citizen Helps Nab Shoplifters

OCEAN CITY- Just days after a reported shoplifting spree at the CVS pharmacy on 120th Street in Ocean City, an alert citizen who saw the suspects pictures on television recognized them at the CVS in West Ocean City and alerted resort police, which touched off an investigation that led to their arrest.Three suspects in the… Read more »

Berlin Man Arrested for Resort Burglary

OCEAN CITY- A Berlin man was arrested this week on a slew of charges including first-degree burglary after Ocean City Police connected him with a breaking and entering at an unoccupied home in the resort.Douglas Lawrence Ransley, 20, of Berlin, was arrested this week after resort police were able to connect him to a robbery… Read more »

Berlin Town Council To Donate Old Ledgers To Museum.

BERLIN – Some old books from Berlin’s history have a new home, after the Berlin town council voted to donate 13 dusty old ledgers of town records to the Calvin B. Taylor House museum.            “Some of these are from 1901,handwritten town minutes,” said Weisner.  “Because they’re town records, I don’t want to throw them away.”           … Read more »

Potential Sex Store Sites Identified

OCEAN CITY- Resort planners on Tuesday got a first look at maps showing potential sites throughout Ocean City for adult book stores and shops selling sexually-related content, and while the sites identified added up to just about one percent of the total area of the town, there were a few surprise locations identified under the… Read more »