Ocean City Voters To Decide Referendum; Council, Union Disagree On Arbitration’s Impact

Ocean City Voters To Decide Referendum; Council, Union Disagree On Arbitration’s Impact

OCEAN CITY — With the clock ticking on next Tuesday’s municipal election, both sides in the binding interest arbitration charter amendment the town’s firefighter-paramedic union continue trying to persuade voters.Included on the ballot they will find a referendum question which, if approved, would allow for binding interest arbitration for the Career Firefighter Paramedics Association of… Read more »

Election Preview: Five Candidates Vying For Three Open OC Council Seats

Election Preview: Five Candidates Vying For Three Open OC Council Seats

OCEAN CITY — There will be at least one new face on the Ocean City Council after Tuesday’s municipal election with five candidates vying for three open seats.Current City Council President Lloyd Martin and incumbent Councilman Matt James are on the ballot, as are challengers Emily Nock, Mark Paddack and Chris Rudolf. Councilman Wayne Hartman… Read more »

Peninsula Cleaners Takes Over Venable’s Berlin Operation

Peninsula Cleaners Takes Over Venable’s Berlin Operation

BERLIN – A dry cleaning company with locations throughout Delmarva has taken over Venable’s Cleaners in Berlin.Venable’s Cleaners, which has operated in Berlin since 1924, will stay open but will now be known as Peninsula Cleaners. The William Street store will be Peninsula Cleaners’ seventh location.“This store has been here nearly 100 years,” said Nick… Read more »