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Students help bring back long absent swamp plant

By: Clara Vaughn on April 11th, 2014

(April 11, 2014) Lower and middle school students from across this county and Wicomico are helping restore a plant absent in Maryland’s swamps for decades.

The Atlantic white cedar, once a giant among the lower shore’s low-lying areas,…

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False assumption causes budgeting shortfall for city

By: Zack Hoopes on April 11th, 2014

(April 11, 2014) Balancing the budget on an anticipated windfall increase in bus revenues has come back to bite City Hall, as council was told during last week’s budget sessions that the town would be down $979,000 due to false assumptions…

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OC looks to be mobile technology current

By: Zack Hoopes on April 11th, 2014

(April 11, 2014) Tourists who expect their smartphones to be able to do everything on their vacation – save physically taking them to the beach – were a recurring theme at City Hall budget hearings this week, as elected officials pressed…

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Police beat 4-11-14

By: Nancy Powell on April 11th, 2014

Possess CDS

A 21-year-old Salisbury man was charged April 3 with possession of a controlled dangerous substance after police found a single Vyvanse capsule in his pocket.

Dionte Kenhy Polk was the passenger in a vehicle stopped on Third Street…

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Nicholas Frank Scodari

By: OCsue on April 11th, 2014

04/11/2014

Berlin

Nicholas Frank Scodari, age 88, died on Friday, April 4, 2014 at his home in Berlin.

Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he was the son of the late Dominick Scodari and Genevieve Barone Scodari.  He is survived by his wife, Marion Micciulli…

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Arthur E. Myer

By: OCsue on April 11th, 2014

04/11/2014

Ocean City

Arthur E. Myer, 86, of Ocean City and formerly of Upper Marlboro, Md. died Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at Coastal Hospice at the Lake in Salisbury.

He was born in Columbia Park, Md. and was the son of the late John C. and Margaret…

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PUBLIC EYE 04/11/2014

By: OCsue on April 11th, 2014

Please help him from himself

Dear Clothing Store Managers and Men’s Wear Department Heads:

This letter, which I wish to remain confidential, is to advise you that we are about to do our spring wardrobe shopping.

Unfortunately, the operative…

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Save? Yes, but include saving lives

By: OCsue on April 11th, 2014

04/11/2014

Budget hearings at City Hall this past week became so misguided as to be almost farcical, which would be amusing if the well-being of the city’s employees, residents and visitors were not dependent on them.

Out of the plethora …

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Web site offers real estate investment starting tools

By: OCsue on April 11th, 2014

04/11/2014

Have you ever dreamed of delving into real estate investments but didn’t know how to get started? There is an online, free resource called BiggerPockets.com that offers real estate networking and information resource platforms,…

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Resort restaurateurs share gala spotlight

By: Clara Vaughn on April 11th, 2014

(April 11, 2014) Ocean City restaurateurs made more than a few trips to the stage at the Restaurant Association of Maryland’s annual Stars of the Industry gala in Cambridge on Sunday, where the resort took home four awards and had two inducted…

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Payne nets eight goals in Prep team’s victory

By: Lisa Capitelli on April 11th, 2014

 

(April 11, 2014) Worcester Prep senior captain Luke Payne netted eight goals and had one assist to lead the boys’ lacrosse team to a 19-1 victory on the road over the Salisbury School Dragons Tuesday afternoon.

The Mallards tallied…

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Lady Seahawks dominate in 19-3 victory over Vikings

By: Lisa Capitelli on April 11th, 2014

(April 11, 2014) Senior Sammi Quilter tallied the Stephen Decatur girls’ lacrosse team’s first goal less than a minute into last Friday’s game on the road against the Cambridge Vikings.

“We got a goal off of the first draw at 36 seconds…

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Vetare recounts rise and fall of Kodak in book

By: Clara Vaughn on April 11th, 2014

(April 11, 2014) After two decades with the company, a local author recounts the rise and fall of Kodak from a behemoth in the photography industry into Chapter 11 bankruptcy in his first-person story “Kodak: You Should’a Been There.”…

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Komen Race for the Cure in OC

By: Clara Vaughn on April 11th, 2014

(April 11, 2014) Thousands will gather to support breast cancer research and raise awareness at the Susan G. Komen Foundation’s Race for the Cure in Ocean City this Sunday, April 13.

The event includes a timed 5K with awards as well as a 5K fun…

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