Pines Board Withdraws Gavin Knupp Award Proposal; Officials Discuss Skate Park Renaming

Pines Board Withdraws Gavin Knupp Award Proposal; Officials Discuss Skate Park Renaming

OCEAN PINES – The Ocean Pines Association (OPA) Board of Directors voted last week to withdraw a motion allowing for the creation of an annual Gavin Knupp Award.Last Saturday, board members had before them a motion to approve a partnership with the Gavin Knupp Foundation to create an annual Gavin Knupp Award within the community…. Read more »

Foundation Awards $147K In Grants To Shore Schools

Foundation Awards $147K In Grants To Shore Schools

BERLIN – Schools in Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties received $147,373 in grant funding through the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore’s 2022 Education Grants Program.CFES saw an unprecedented number of requests from area schools, many of which focused on the social and emotional needs of students. Funds will be distributed across forty-five school-based programs…. Read more »

Autumn Plant Give-Away On Tap

Autumn Plant Give-Away On Tap

OCEAN CITY – The Ocean City 1st Annual Flower Power Autumn Plant Give Away begins next Friday, Nov. 25.Lawrence Leaf Jr. Gardener/ Garden Designer will be giving away beautiful Snap Dragons in four-inch pots at Fager’s Island on 60th Street bayside. This will be on a first-come first-serve basis with limited supply from 11 a.m.-5… Read more »

Ice Ice Berlin Returns Nov. 25

Ice Ice Berlin Returns Nov. 25

BERLIN – Berlin will kick off the holiday season this week with Ice Ice Berlin set for Black Friday.On Nov. 25, area residents are invited to Berlin for an evening of entertainment, shopping and visiting Santa. This year, 37 ice sculptures will be on display in front of downtown shops, which will be open late… Read more »

New East Wicomico Library Branch Site Eyed

SALISBURY – County officials this week voted unanimously to fund the purchase of a Parsonsburg property for the relocation of a library branch.On Tuesday, the Wicomico County Council voted to amend the fiscal year 2023 budget and fiscal years 2023-2027 Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) to approve funding for the relocation of the current Pittsville branch…. Read more »