Around the Pines

Beach Club to expand  with sandy ‘deck’

There’s $100,000 in this year’s capital budget to expand the concrete deck at the Ocean Pines Beach Club pool in Ocean City, but it looked as though because of time constraints the work was going to have to be postponed … read more

Association News

Yacht Club report offers advice on future projects

Project team criticizes ‘modified design-build’ process used to build new amenity It’s billed as a “final” report on the process that led to the completion of a new $4.77 million Yacht Club a year ago, but in many respects it turns … read more



Saturday, May 9 Ocean Pines Anglers Club, monthly meeting, 9:30 a.m., Ocean Pines library. Guests: Heather Bahrami, former manager of AKE Marine, and a detailer of boats for more than 10 years, speaking on water spot removal on windshields, compounding, … read more

Worcester County

State allows county to keep casino impact funds

Commissioners deny Snow Hill, Pocomoke allocations; OPA share may increase   During the final days of the 2015 session, the General Assembly sliced language from the administration’s budget bill that would have significantly reduced the amount of money coming to … read more


Yacht Club ‘final’ agreement a satisfactory outcome

By any fair assessment, the final agreement between the Ocean Pines Association and Harkins Construction over $150,000 in change orders and several tens of thousands of dollars in work performed by the OPA’s Public Works Department at the new Yacht … read more

Captain's Cove

Cove board likely to continue support for Aqua acquisition of CCUC assets

Cove Vice-president defends sale of rights to Section 14-15 RIB site The Captain Cove property owner association’s Vice-president recently took to the POA’s online message board to defend the pending sale of Captain’s Cove Utility Co. assets to Aqua Virginia … read more