Announcements

BERLIN – The following represents a series of press releases and announcements recognizing local students’ achievements.•Stephen Decatur High School junior Houston Phillips finished first place in the state in the Economic Education Stock Market Game. Phillips set a school record, earning a return of over 90% on a $100,000 virtual investment.The program is sponsored by… Read more »

Agency Releases Fenwick Island State Park Survey Results

FENWICK ISLAND – A Delaware agency released its survey results and responses to frequently asked questions regarding proposed improvements at Fenwick Island State Park this week, but stopped short of making any formal decision allowing an offshore wind developer to build an interconnection facility in return.On Wednesday, the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental… Read more »

Hearing Eyed On Proposed Pier Job

FENWICK ISLAND – Officials in Fenwick Island will request a public hearing to discuss a proposed pier and dock construction project after fielding concerns from nearby residents.Last week, the Fenwick Island Town Council voted unanimously to request a public hearing from the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) regarding a proposed pier… Read more »

Caution Urged Over Holiday Weekend

OCEAN CITY — Vigilance and caution were words bandied about this week on the eve of the Fourth of July weekend in Ocean City as the resort prepared to welcome hundreds of thousands of visitors.While COVID-19 appears to be rebounding at an alarming rate in many states around the country, Maryland continues to see its… Read more »

Man Charged For Riding Wild Horse On Assateague; Officials Offer Safety Reminders Ahead Of Weekend

Man Charged For Riding Wild Horse On Assateague; Officials Offer Safety Reminders Ahead Of Weekend

ASSATEAGUE — The arrival of the Fourth of July weekend, along with one individual who this week thought it was a good idea to actually mount one of the horses at Assateague provides a good opportunity to remind the public the island’s most famed residents are wild and potentially dangerous and should be given plenty… Read more »