Around the Pines

Force main construction  causes Parkway traffic delays

After months of planning and negotiating contracts for the project, late last month contractors finally began replacing portions of a wastewater force main located along Ocean Parkway in Ocean Pines. The work will take several months and will cause periodic … read more

Association News

Foultz bemoans levying of fees for use of Community Center

Thompson says claims that volunteers were treated ‘poorly’ by OPA staff are untrue A tearful Anna Foultz pleaded with the Board of Directors during the public comments segment of the Jan. 29 board meeting to stop charging non-profits, like her pet project Star … read more

Happenings

First Shore Federal donation

First Shore Federal donation

First Shore Federal Savings & Loan Association made a $1,844 contribution to Diakonia, Inc. and the Art League of Ocean City’s Empty Bowl Project, a partnership between the Art League of Ocean City and Diakonia to help end hunger. Pictured … read more

Worcester County

Venit rejected by budget committee

Board declines to appoint former director to advisory panel; Clarke alone in supporting nomination A history of service to the community as a member of the Board of Directors is not necessarily a guarantee that you will be welcomed back … read more

Opinion

Yacht Club referendum revisited: ‘Frequently Asked Questions’

It was summer of 2012 that Ocean Pines Association members voted, by a two to one margin, for a new $4.3 million Yacht Club, a cost that shortly thereafter grew to $5 million. An initial judgment that kitchen equipment from … read more

Captain's Cove

Hearn’s status as a Cove property owner or developer-affiliated member at issue

Cove association’s message board ‘lights up’ with exchanges between Cove president and skeptics The status of Captain’s Cove property owner association president Tim Hearn as someone who may or may be not be affiliated with one of the so-called declarant … read more