Towns present budget requests to county
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Towns present budget requests to county

(March 6, 2015) As is routine procedure this time of year, the Worcester County Commissioners on Tuesday heard the annual budget requests from the county’s municipalities and its…

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Berlin mainstay Calvin B. Taylor Bank turns 125
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Berlin mainstay Calvin B. Taylor Bank turns 125

(March 6, 2015) As financial institutions merge and regional, national and even international mega-banks become more dominant, Calvin B. Taylor Bank, headquartered in Berlin, is entering its 125th…

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Bertino to host open meeting
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Bertino to host open meeting

(Feb. 20, 2015)  County Commissioner Chip Bertino, who represents Ocean Pines, will hold a town hall-style meeting at the Ocean Pines library tomorrow, Feb. 21, beginning at 10…

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Veterans Day ceremonies in area
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Veterans Day ceremonies in area

(Nov. 7, 2014) America’s military veterans will be honored during ceremonies next week at several locations. Ocean City: • American Legion Synepuxent Post 166: The American Legion Synepuxent…

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Halloween Around Town
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Halloween Around Town

(Oct. 31, 2014) Ocean City and surrounding towns are once again bursting with specials, entertainment and costume contests during Halloween celebrations Friday and Saturday. Here are some of…

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Natural gas status
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Natural gas status

09/05/2014 Editor, Whatever happened to the schedule to convert Ocean Pines to natural gas in the fall of 2013? Something is very fishy about this community’s conversion; after…

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Sports Briefs 08/29/2014
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Sports Briefs 08/29/2014

Pickleball Ocean Pines is offering a Pickleball Clinic on Wednesdays from 5-6 p.m.; beginning Sept. 3 for four weeks. This clinic is a family-friendly course for beginners. All…

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Derelict homes concern OP
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Derelict homes concern OP

(Aug. 1, 2014) The Ocean Pines administration intends to come down hard on people who do not maintain their properties. “We’re going to get tough,” General Manager Bob…

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County adopts area sanitary service fees
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County adopts area sanitary service fees

(June 27, 2014) Seven of the county’s 11 sanitary service areas have no changes in user frees in the Water and Wastewater Enterprise Fund adopted June 18. The…

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OP board has new contracts with gen. mgr., Casper Golf
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OP board has new contracts with gen. mgr., Casper Golf

(April 25, 2014) In addition to a pay increase, General Manager Bob Thompson could get a bonus if Ocean Pines amenities do well. Thompson’s current salary of $150,000…

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