Resiliency Meetings Yield Good Results

BERLIN – Despite low attendance, town officials report that the trio of public meetings hosted regarding resiliency yielded valuable information.The town of Berlin hosted meetings March 14,16 and 18 to gather public input for a new element for the town’s comprehensive plan designed to target resiliency. The turnout was low at the first two meetings,… Read more »

Tickets On Sale For Taste Of Finer Things

OCEAN CITY – Reservations are now being accepted for the annual Taste of Finer Things featuring 16 local chefs on Wednesday, April 3, at 6:30 p.m. at Harrison’s Harbor Watch.Participating restaurants include Atlantic Hotel, Barn 34, Captain’s Table, Crabs to Go, Desserts by Rita, Embers-Blu-Mad Fish, Harrison’s Harbor Watch, Hooked, Macky’s Bayside Bar and Grill,… Read more »

Drone Operation Agreement Reached

SALISBURY – Wicomico County officials this week approved a concession agreement with a company to provide unmanned aircraft flight operations at the Salisbury airport.On Tuesday, the Wicomico County Council voted unanimously to accept a concession agreement between the county and Sentinel Robotic Solutions (SRS) LLC.“This is a concession agreement instead of a lease because SRS… Read more »

Ocean City Officials Make Annual Budget Pitch To County

SNOW HILL – Ocean City officials presented the Worcester County Commissioners with a request for increased funding this week.Like the municipalities that presented their budget requests earlier this month, Ocean City has requested additional funding from Worcester County this year as the commissioners begin the annual budget process. Mayor Rick Meehan said it was critical… Read more »

Public Outreach Planned For Foam Ban

OCEAN CITY – A resort restaurant owner is looking to host educational meetings with local businesses as Maryland moves closer to becoming the first state to ban polystyrene products.Last week, Mother’s Cantina owner Ryan James presented the town’s Coastal Resources Legislative Committee, or Green Team, with a plan to help resort restaurants transition away from… Read more »

North-End Water Taxi Service Approved

North-End Water Taxi Service Approved

OCEAN CITY – Satisfied the concerns of the neighboring community had been addressed, resort officials this week approved a conditional use request for a north-end water taxi service with conditions in place on the hours of operation and noise.The Mayor and Council had before them on Monday a request for a conditional use to allow… Read more »