Fatal Accident In Berlin Sunday Night

BERLIN — Berlin Police on Monday are investigating a fatal accident on Route 113 on Sunday night that claimed the life of a local woman. Around 10:20 p.m. on Sunday, Berlin Police responded to a reported motor vehicle collision on Routes 113 and 376, or Bay Street. The investigation revealed a Kia Soul driven by… Read more »

Worcester’s First Black Elected Official Profiled In Autobiography

Worcester’s First Black Elected Official Profiled In Autobiography

BERLIN – Worcester County’s first African American elected official details the struggles he experienced throughout the course of his life in an autobiography released this month. James Lee Purnell Jr., longtime Berlin resident and former county commissioner, partnered with his niece Kimberly Chase to publish an autobiography that was released Sept. 9. The book is… Read more »

A Week In Business – August 4, 2017

Bank Executive Named SALISBURY — John W. Breda, President and CEO of The Bank of Delmarva, recently announced that Deborah S. Abbott has been promoted to executive vice president and chief operating officer. In her new role, she will have responsibility for areas including the branch network, marketing, treasury management and the investment division. She… Read more »

OC’s Tax Differential Request Rejected Again; City Likely To Consider Legal Options

SNOW HILL – County leaders agreed this week not to grant the Town of Ocean City’s request for a tax differential. On Tuesday, the Worcester County Commissioners voted 6-1, with Commissioner Joe Mitrecic opposed, to continue the longtime practice of providing Ocean City, and the county’s other municipalities, with an unrestricted grant in the coming… Read more »