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11 hrs ago | WASH-FM
Misty is a 9 year old Cocker Spaniel. She is spayed, up to date on vaccinations, and on heartworm and flea preventive.
15 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury
That is because Santa House, which has been helping needy families for more than three decades, found itself homeless. But thanks to some last minute holiday magic and a little help from WBOC, Santa House is back in business.
19 hrs ago | WMDT
Police in one local beach town, are looking to identify two people who apparently stole credit cards from a locker room. The Worcester County Bureau of Investigation says on August 25th, Trooper from the Berlin Maryland State Police barrack responded to Powerhouse Gym located in West Ocean City, for reports of a theft from the ladies locker room.
City officials gathered this morning with city staff and members of the Ocean City Development Corporation to break ground to begin construction for the new Ocean City Beach Patrol headquarters. The new three-story building will be located at the corner of Talbot St. and South Philadelphia Ave., which is directly across the street from its existing location.
SALISBURY , Md.- New routes for Shore Transit will go into effect early next month, the Tri-County Council for the Lower Eastern Shore of Maryland announced Monday. Shore Transit provides public bus transportation to Wicomico, Somerset and Worcester counties year-round.
Jessica was worried about her customer. The drive to Harrison's Harbor Watch Restaurant from Washington, DC, takes about three hours in good weather; however, a heavy rain storm makes the drive much longer.
Coastal Point a Submitted: Brown Box Theatre Project will be bringing 'Macbeth' to the Indian River Life-Saving Station on Thursday, Sept. 18, at 7:30 p.m. Above, the three witches gather 'round the cauldron to cast a spell.
Worcester County Public Schools got a big and pleasant surprise this week when it was announced that the county will be the sole recipient of a $1 million-plus competitive grant for special education. The 2014 Bridges for Systems Change grant will be used to buoy education for students with disabilities.
Crime statistics for the month of August continue to reflect a decrease in overall crime in Ocean City so far this year, remaining consistent with the downward crowd trend seen in 2014. According to the report, August's total calls for service, including traffic stops, business checks and assistance to citizens, totaled 13,261, which is a 2.1-percent increase from August 2013 when there were 12,983 calls for service.a Out of that total, 9,664 were officer initiated, which is a 2.6-percent increase from August 2013, and 3,597 were citizen initiated, which is a 1.0-percent increase from August 2013.
Stormy conditions, rough seas and a variety of other factors kept federal, state and private agencies busy last week with two boat rescues in the span of about three days last weekend. Last Thursday, multiple private and public sector agencies responded to a large catamaran sailboat in distress near the Inlet during a storm.
A Worcester County grand jury last week formally indicted two local men for their roles in the death of a Pennsylvania man following an alleged brawl on a downtown street in late August. Caleb Edwin-Earl Ochse, 27, of Ocean City, and Christopher Blake Kendall, 22, of Wilmington, Del., were indicted on several counts including manslaughter, second-degree assault, reckless endangerment, affray, disorderly conduct and intoxication-endanger another for their roles in the melee that allegedly led to the death of Justin D. Cancelliere, 37, of North Whitehall, Pa.
OCEAN CITY, Md. - The start of the 28th Annual Coastal Cleanup is just over a week away on Delmarva.
The following is a list of all real residential property sales for Worcester County from March 13 to April 7 as reported by the Maryland Department of Assessment.
In a project similar to what occurred last fall in Ocean City, a large scale transition from wooden utility poles to metal will begin in Worcester County next month. The upgrade will take place over a nine-mile, 69,000-volt transmission line that stretches from Berlin to Ocean City.
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Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 11:29 pm
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