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Worcester Chamber adds Ocean Pines to its name

Worcester Chamber of Commerce

In light of criticism, board eliminates confusion over organization’s home base By Cindy Hoffman, Staff Writer (Dec. 21, 2023) The newly named Worcester Chamber of Commerce has modified its new logo and name and will now be known as the Worcester Chamber of Commerce in Ocean Pines. The decision was made during a board meeting last… Read more »

Housing development proposed for Berlin

Proposed Karbyte housing development

Planning commission considering townhouses, duplexes and amenities   By Cindy Hoffman, Staff Writer (Dec. 21, 2023) Karbyte Enterprises LLC went before the Berlin Planning Commission again last Tuesday to discuss its proposed plan for a housing development at the intersection of Route 113 and Germantown Road in Berlin. Two plans were presented, one with 15 townhouses and… Read more »

Wawa complex could be coming to Berlin

Proposed Wawa in Berlin

By Cindy Hoffman, Staff Writer (Dec. 21, 2023) The Berlin Planning Commission last Wednesday tabled a decision on changes to a pre-approved site plan for a convenience store and hotel at the intersection of Route 50 and Main Street. The original plan, dubbed Athena Plaza, included a 7-Eleven and Fairfield Inn. The partial revision to the… Read more »

Berlin Briefs


By Cindy Hoffman, Staff Writer (Dec. 14, 2023) The following actions took place at Monday night’s meeting of the Berlin mayor and Town Council. Stormwater upgrade A motion was passed to provide up to an additional $100,000 to the stormwater management upgrade on Pine, Franklin and Nelson streets due to infrastructure issues and needs discovered once construction… Read more »

Berlin audit reports healthy town finances

Berlin town hall

Municipality and utilities on solid ground according to review by PKS and Co. By Cindy Hoffman, Staff Writer (Dec. 14, 2023) The accounting firm PKS and Company presented the results of its draft audit for Fiscal Year 2023 for the Town of Berlin on Monday night at the mayor and council meeting. The results of… Read more »

Berlin ready to bid Tyson demo project

Tyson Plant 1

Engineers conclude grant will cover more work than what town had estimated By Cindy Hoffman Staff Writer (Nov. 16, 2023) The Berlin Town Council unanimously approved a request for proposals drawn up by its engineering consultants for the partial demolition of the Tyson’s processing plant at Heron Park on Old Ocean City Road. Andrew Welsch, the… Read more »