Ocean Pines Agrees To Release Investigation Reports; Board Decides Not To Consider President’s Removal

OCEAN PINES – Citing the need for transparency, the association’s board this week directed legal counsel to prepare statements on two investigations involving association management and a recent complaint against President Larry Perrone before announcing they would not move forward with a special meeting to remove him from his post.In a virtual meeting held Monday,… Read more »

New State Record Triggerfish Caught

New State Record Triggerfish Caught

OCEAN CITY — The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) has confirmed a gray triggerfish caught off the coast of Ocean City late last month is a new state record for the species.On Sept. 25, Logan Liddick, 34, of Carlisle, Pa., was fishing above a shipwreck about 14 miles off the coast of Ocean City… Read more »

Wicomico Council Votes 4-3 For Desmarais To Serve Remainder Of Culver’s Term As Executive

Wicomico Council Votes 4-3 For Desmarais To Serve Remainder Of Culver’s Term As Executive

SALISBURY – The Wicomico County Council voted this week to appoint Dr. Rene Desmarais has the next county executive.In a special legislative session Thursday, the Wicomico County Council voted 4-3, with Councilmen John Cannon, Josh Hastings and Bill McCain opposed, to appoint Desmarais as the new county executive, a position held by Bob Culver until… Read more »

UPDATED: Positive COVID-19 Individuals In Worcester, Wicomico Counties Had ‘Close Contact’

UPDATED: Positive COVID-19 Individuals In Worcester, Wicomico Counties Had ‘Close Contact’

(This article has been updated at 6 p.m.)SNOW HILL –  County officials urged residents to stay calm as they shared details of Worcester County’s first COVID-19 case Thursday.In a press conference Thursday afternoon, Worcester County Health Department (WCHD) staff confirmed a Worcester County man in his 30s had tested positive, as had an out-of-town woman… Read more »