News & Notes

Eyewitness Shares Account Of Fatal Pedestrian Accident
Posted On: 5/23/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
OCEAN CITY – A man who performed lifesaving efforts on a pedestrian killed along Coastal Highway during last weekend’s Cruisin’ Ocean City event...
Summer Cooking Classes at The Spice and Tea Exchange
Posted On: 5/22/17
Source: Shorebread

The Spice and Tea Exchange on 67th Street in Ocean City has announced this summer’s line up of Easy Cooking Creations classes. The four part...

Brown Box Theatre Project Returns With New Performances This Week
Posted On: 5/22/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
BERLIN — Brown Box Theatre Project has set out to tackle its most ambitious production to date with an outdoor presentation of Jason Robert...
Former O.C. Jamboree Owner Sentenced To 36 Years In Prison
Posted On: 5/19/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
WEST OCEAN CITY — The former O.C. Jamboree in West Ocean City owner, who pleaded guilty in February to two counts of producing child pornography,...
Coastal Delaware Restaurant Week
Posted On: 5/19/17
Source: Shorebread

RehobothFoodie.com, the Cape Gazette, and Jack Lingo REALTOR, have teamed up to combine the smaller restaurant weeks in Delaware’s beach towns...

Seahawks’ Comeback Falls Just Short
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s varsity baseball team spotted Bennett a big early lead, battled back through the middle innings and fell just short to...
Cathells Donate To AGH Campaign
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
BERLIN – The Atlantic General Hospital Campaign for the Future recently received a donation of $10,000 from Dale and Charlotte Kerbin Cathell of...
Salisbury Woman Killed In Accident Near Bay Bridge
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
SALISBURY — A Salisbury woman perished and her 14-month-old infant was clinging to life after a head-on collision on Route 50 just west of the Bay...
Council Approves Recruiting Event For Marines
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
OCEAN CITY — Resort officials this week approved a U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) request to set up an interactive outreach and recruiting event in...
Bar Owner Fined $4K For Infraction
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
SNOW HILL – Failure to follow alcohol purchasing regulations resulted in a $4,000 fine for one Ocean City bar. On Wednesday, the Worcester County...
Berlin Homeowner Wins $1,000 Healthy Yard Competition
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
BERLIN – A Berlin resident is $1,000 richer after winning a healthy yard competition that promotes environmentally friendly practices. Danielle...
OCEAN CITY — With another summer season quickly approaching, conservation advocates this week are reminding recreational boaters the sandy...
Sports Alliance Accord Extended
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
OCEAN CITY — Resort officials this week approved a continuation of Ocean City’s agreement with Worcester and Wicomico Counties on the Mid-Atlantic...
Lifeguards Begin Beach Coverage May 27
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
OCEAN CITY — The Ocean City Beach Patrol begins its coverage season on the Saturday, May 27. Although beach patrol activities are taking place...
Renovated, Expanded Snow Hill High School Celebrated
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
SNOW HILL – Fifteen years after it was first discussed, the now complete renovation of Snow Hill High School was celebrated by the community this...
Board Delays Decision On Pocomoke Liquor License Request
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
SNOW HILL – Officials delayed their decision on a liquor license request from a Pocomoke business owner in order to review information submitted...
Del. Beaches Slated For Fall Beach Replenishment Work
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
BERLIN – Three Delaware beaches will undergo replenishment projects later this year to address damaged dunes and battered beaches. On Monday, Sen....
A Week In Business – May 19, 2017
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
Re/Max Advantage Realty celebrated its newest office at the Gold Coast Mall on 115th Street last week with a ribbon cutting ceremony coordinated...
Worcester County NAACP hosted Superintendent Lou Taylor and other Board of Education personnel at their April 20 meeting at Tyree AME church in...
Dr. Danielle Cumming, professor of guitar at Salisbury University, along with Martin Friese and Julian Walter-Nubberger, two artists in residence...
Recent Decisions Raise Consistency Concerns
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
The Ocean City Mayor and Council are principled on certain matters. However, some votes specifically contradict these positions. This council has...
Ocean Pines Boat Club Holds Annual Spring Fling
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
The Ocean Pines Boat Club held its annual Spring Fling at BJ’s on the Water Restaurant in Ocean City.  Almost 50 members and guests enjoyed a...
OC Eyes ‘Open Dialogue’ With Wind Farm Developers
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
OCEAN CITY — While the Maryland Public Service Commission (PSC) last week did green light both proposed offshore wind projects off the coast of...
Worcester Boys Claim 3rd Straight Title
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
BERLIN- Worcester Prep’s boys’ varsity lacrosse team rode a big third quarter to pull away from a pesky Gunston team to win its third straight...
Incredible Kid Awards Presented
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
BERLIN – Two schools in northern Worcester County are partnering with Ripley’s Believe it or Not! Ocean City to nominate students for Ripley’s...
What’s Your Sign? May 19, 2017
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
ARIES (March 21 to April 19): A stubborn refusal to go ahead on a project mystifies colleagues who expected more flexibility. But once you...
Lopez, Ocean City Elementary Americanism Poster Contest Winner
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
Jessica Lopez was the poster winner at Ocean City Elementary for the Americanism Contest. She is pictured with Susan Caldwell, left, president of...
Worcester Preparatory School was one of only eight schools, selected out of 700, to participate in a live virtual webcast with award-winning...
Thoughts From The Publisher’s Desk – May 19, 2017
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
It’s welcome news to hear 20 new street lights are planned for West Ocean City north of Route 50 because they have been sorely needed for many...
Voices From The Readers – May 19, 2017
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
Partnerships Valued Editor: With the first major special event of the season upon us, we at the Ocean City Police Department have officially...
Decatur Boys Bow Out Of State Tourney
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s boys’ varsity lacrosse team beat Easton in the opening round of the state 3A-2A East region tournament last week, but...
Echols And McCready Crowned SD High School Prom King And Queen
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
Stephen Decatur High School seniors Carl Echols and Meg McCready were crowned Prom King and Queen at the Roland E. Powell Convention Center on...
Things To Do Around Town – May 19, 2017
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
Every Friday: FORGE Youth And Family Meetings 6:30-8:30 p.m. House of Mercy Sanctuary,  behind House of Mercy Thrift Shop, Route 113, Selbyville....
The Ocean City Power Squadron, a local unit of the United States Power Squadrons, held the change of watch at the American Legion in Ocean City....
Who’s Playing When And Where – May 19, 2017
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
28th Street Pit And Pub 410-289-2020 28th St. & Coastal Hwy. Every Thursday: Locals’ Night With DJ BK Friday, May 19: The Runner-ups, 10 p.m....
Salisbury Urban Ministries Receives $5,000 Community Needs Grant
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
Salisbury Urban Ministries (SUM) received a $5,000 Community Needs grant to expand the Kid’s Café Program, an after school and summer program...
The American Legion Auxiliary Unit #166 held its April luncheon on Tuesday, April 18 to recognize annual Americanism Essay Contest winners. ...
Public Invited To Attend Annual Memorial Day Ceremony May 29
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
BERLIN — The Worcester County Veterans Memorial Foundation issued an invitation to everyone to attend the annual ceremony honoring those who made...
Decatur Softball Ousted From State Tourney
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
BERLIN- Stephen Decatur’s varsity softball made a brief run in the state 3A-East region Section II tournament with a first-round win, but fell to...
Four Wellness Awards Announced
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
SNOW HILL – Four Worcester County businesses will be recognized next month for earning Healthiest Maryland Businesses (HMB) Wellness at Work...
Things I Like – May 19, 2017
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
Going out to eat on Mother’s Day Trying out a new local restaurant When a live person answers the phone at a business Playoff college lacrosse...
OC Elementary Students Enjoy Their Boardwalk Fitness Field Trip
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
Eliza Mason-Burt’s third graders Collin Pennington, Adriana Staley and Sasha Yonyak enjoyed a fun day full of exercise and beautiful weather on...
The Resorter … Revisited – May 19, 2017
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
Summer of 1973 Volume XIX Edition 3 Issue Highlights Featured in Fran Huntt’s After Dark were Mary Jane Nelson and Dennis Swin-del, Paddock nite...
Woodland Enjoys Big Day At Baysides
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
BERLIN- Decatur’s Tajheem Woodland enjoyed a big day at the Bayside Championships last week, winning one sprint event and finishing second in two...
Ocean City Council Gives Final Okay To $128M Budget
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
OCEAN CITY — Resort officials this week approved on second reading the fiscal year 2018 budget of around $128 million after defending the spending...
We Remember Those We Have Lost – May 19, 2017
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
Mary Evelyn Moeller OCEAN CITY – Mary Evelyn Moeller, age 83, passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at Catered Living in Berlin. She was the...
Proclamation Issued Ahead Of Safe Boating Week
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
OCEAN CITY — Thousands of recreational boaters will hit the water in the coming weeks, causing the Mayor and Council to issue a proclamation...
Vanishing Ocean City With Bunk Mann – May 19, 2017
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
One of the joys of childhood in Ocean City for many was the chance to earn some spending money (usually spent in a pinball arcade) selling sea...
Cruisin Weekend Event Features Classic Cars, Celebrities
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
OCEAN CITY — The 27th Annual Cruisin Ocean City has returned to Ocean City, attracting more than 3,500 customs, hot rods, street machines and...
Wicomico Plans 150th Anniversary Celebration Events
Posted On: 5/18/17
Source: MD Coastal Dispatch
SALISBURY – Wicomico County will ring in its 150th anniversary this year with celebration events throughout the summer months. In an open work...
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