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Ocean City Orders Partial Evacuation for Hurricane Sandy

October 28, 2012


First, for up to date advisories from Ocean City Town Government, go to Mayor Rick Meehan issued a local state of emergency on Sunday as Hurricane Sandy approaches. Mandatory evacuation has been ordered for residents of downtown Ocean city,  that is, all areas south of 17th Street. Voluntary evacuation is suggested for known low-lying areas in […]

Ocean City, MD, Hurricane Sandy Advisory

October 26, 2012


The town of Ocean City, MD, issued the following statement earlier this evening: “Ocean City Emergency Services is continuing to monitor the projected path of Hurricane Sandy.  Currently, accelerating winds and possible rain will be arriving in the Ocean City area during the evening hours of Saturday, October 27.  The storm, which is projected to […]

Gasoline Prices for July 4: Where You Might Save in MD (And Other Highway Tips)

July 3, 2012


Gasoline prices have held steady for several weeks at $3.35 for regular in Ocean City and West Ocean City, Maryland. (Except for one small station at the corner of Route 50 and Route 611, which is holding out for $3.41) Six miles west, in Berlin, MD, gas is selling for $3.29. Two large stations at […]

Gas Price War in West Ocean City?

May 25, 2012


Friday, May 25 In the wee small hours of Friday, May 25, 2012, the first day of the Memorial Day Weekend and first day of the summer driving season, here are the prices for regular gasoline posted at three large gas stations in West Ocean City, Maryland: $3.55 @ Exxon $3.53 @ WaWa $3.49 @ […]

Help Wanted: Ocean City Ready For Summer 2012

April 22, 2012


Seasonal jobs available in Ocean City Coming off a mild winter and a warm spring, Ocean City Maryland has momentum going into a potentially great 2012 season. Springfest Weekend, Thursday May 3 through Sunday, May 6, is just around the corner, featuring headline entertainment. If you haven’t already made reservations for Springfest, do it now. […]

Maryland Legislative Redistricting Maps (Proposed)

December 18, 2011


BREAKING NEWS Gov. Martin O’Malley’s Redistricting Advisory Committee released late Friday a proposal for redrawing legislative districts for the State Senate and House of Delegates, as required under the 2010 Census. This being the last shopping weekend before Christmas, most news outlets in the state have yet to cover the story. Full data and maps are […]

Gov. Martin O’Malley Speaks Out In Support Of Worcester County Farm Family

November 18, 2011


Gov. Martin O’Malley has taken the unusual step of intervening with the Law Clinic at his alma mater, the University of Maryland School of Law, on behalf of a beleaguered Worcester County farm family. A costly environmental lawsuit filed against the Hudson family farm has been a source of local controversy from the beginning. The […]