(Jan. 27, 2023) This week, 80 years ago, the President of the United States, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, met the President of Brazil, Getúlio Vargas, aboard the USS Humboldt.
(Jan. 27, 2023) This week we recognize Past Chief Roger A. Steger Sr.
(Jan. 20, 2023) I’ve heard some rather interesting and humorous stories about surfing in this area.
(Jan. 27, 2023) Since 1969, the Realtors Political Action Committee (RPAC), has promoted the election of pro-Realtor candidates across the United States.
(Jan. 27, 2023) Contentment is the state of being happy and at peace with oneself.
(Jan. 20, 2023) This week we will recognize Past Assistant Chief Steve Cropper.
(Jan. 13, 2023) In the coming weeks and months, we plan to introduce the members of the Ocean City Volunteer Fire Company to the community they serve.
(Jan. 20, 2023) This week, 80 years ago, the movie “Casablanca” began appearing in cinemas across the country. It was released at that time to take advantage of the publicity generated by the meeting of the American president and the British Prime Minister, and their military staffs, in Casa…
(Jan. 20, 2023) In December, Gov. Larry Hogan announced awards for 376 businesses through Project Restore, an economic recovery initiative that provides financial incentives for small businesses to revitalize vacant retail and commercial spaces.
(Jan. 20, 2023) The ability to learn is shared by all. However, subtle degrees and variation distinguish the superlative from the ordinary.
(Jan. 13, 2023) Being as that we are more or less in the “middle” of winter, I thought it would be an idea to continue with a winter surfing theme.
(Jan. 13, 2023) This week, 80 years ago, the Casablanca Conference opened in Casablanca, Morocco.
(Jan. 13, 2023) The National Association of Realtors’ 2022 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers report shows that first-time home buyers have dropped to their lowest numbers on record.
(Jan. 13, 2023) Dusk has taken the upper hand and stillness relishes my soul.
(Jan. 6, 2023) We seemed to have turned a corner in our winter surfing campaign.
(Jan. 6, 2023) The year 2022 was a year in which we saw a shift in the real estate market: increasing mortgage rates, reduction in the volume of sales, but no increase in inventory resulting in prices remaining strong.
(Jan. 6, 2023) The holidays are over and 2023 is officially here.
(Jan. 6, 2023) This week, 80 years ago, the Red Army methodically began the destruction of the Second Hungarian Army, commanded by Col.-Gen. Vitez (Count) Gusztáv Jány.
(Dec. 23, 2022) What to serve on Christmas Day is a dilemma that repeats itself with each passing year.
(Dec. 23, 2022) This week 80 years ago, French Adm. Jean François Darlan was assassinated.
(Dec. 23, 2022) Back in the beginning of October, Maryland Realtors rolled out changes to its statewide forms library, which contains contracts, disclosures and addenda that members of Maryland Realtors use to service clients and bring real estate transactions to settlement.
(Dec. 16, 2022) This week, 80 years ago, Field Marshal Erich von Manstein launched Operation Winter Storm with Armeegruppe Don, which consisted of the German Fourth Panzerarmee, commanded by Hermann Hoth, Panzergruppe Hollidt, and Fourth Rumanian Army, commanded by Constantin Constantinescu-…
(Dec. 16, 2022) At this time of the year gift giving becomes prominent on the minds of plenty of people.
(Dec. 16, 2022) C-PACE is the acronym for Commercial Property Assessed Clean Energy.
(Dec. 16, 2022) Glistening hues of frolicking water splashing against my weathered dock is a reminder that change is a constant variable.
(Dec. 9, 2022) This week, 80 years ago, the Red Army was engaged in the destruction of the Eighth Italian Army, or “Armata Italiana in Russia —ARMIR.”
(Dec. 9, 2022) The State of Maryland has announced three new Sustainable Communities, and one of them is located on the lower Eastern Shore.
(Dec. 9, 2022) In the world of glorious gastronomy, originality reigns supreme.
(Dec. 2, 2022) The multiple list service, BrightMLS, that provides real estate data in the Mid-Atlantic, covering six states (Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia), issues market stats on a monthly basis in their Mid-Atlantic Mark…
(Dec. 2, 2022) This week, 80 years ago, soldiers of the British 2nd Parachute Battalion linked with American GIs near Medjez el Bab, in northern Tunisia. The British paratroopers had been dropped at, and had captured, Depienne Airfield on Dec. 3, 1942.
(Dec. 2, 2022) Greetings ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls. We’re seemingly into a time of transition lately, as in fall to winter, although moving forward there can be elements of both.
(Dec. 2, 2022) Entertaining is a time to share fellowship with family and friends, but sometimes intentions do not reflect what actually happens in the kitchen.
(Nov. 25, 2022) Billows of white puffy steam are indicative of New York City and a reminder the town never sleeps.
(Nov. 25, 2022) A widely debated topic, the Biden-Harris Student Debt Relief Plan, is still blocked by court orders at the current time. Whether you agree with the administration’s plan to relieve student debt or not, the impact of student loan debt has been an ongoing topic within the real …
(Nov. 25, 2022) Eighty years ago today, the Army-Navy game was played in Annapolis for the first, and only, time since 1893. In that game, Joseph M. Reeves (later admiral) wore the first football helmet.
(Nov. 18, 2022) This week, 80 years ago, Benghazi, Libya’s second largest city, was occupied by the Allies. That day, Hitler ordered Field Marshal Erwin Rommel, commander of Panzerarmee Afrika, to hold a position at Mersa el Brega, “... at all cost,” calling it the, “... springboard of a new…
(Nov. 18, 2022) Who does not love gooey, cheesy nachos packed with all the fixings?
(Nov. 18, 2022) When purchasing condos with a loan, many factors can come into play on successfully making it from offer to closing.
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(Nov. 4, 2022) Surf conditions have lately been, shall we say, less than stellar, but it’s always subject to change. And change it will.
(Nov. 4, 2022) This week, 80 years ago, 1,400 Allied ships transported 107,000 soldiers, most of whom were Americans, to attack the French colonies of Morocco and Algeria in North Africa.
(Nov. 4, 2022) Last year, Gov. Larry Hogan issued a proclamation that Oct. 30 is Weatherization Day in Maryland.
(Nov. 4, 2022) The sea is a majestic museum and the keeper of many secrets.
(Oct. 28, 2022) This week, 80 years ago, the Allied Eighth Army, commanded by Gen. Bernard Law Montgomery (“Monty”), launched an attack against the Italian-German Panzerarmee Afrika.
(Oct. 28, 2022) The challenge of recipes is to incite perfection and one’s point of view.
(Oct. 28, 2022) Based on a recent news release from the National Association of Realtors (NAR), statistics show that home sales continued to slide in September as home buyers retreat from the market amid near-7 percent mortgage rates and mounting recession fears.
(Oct. 21, 2022) This week, 80 years ago, ships of the Imperial Japanese Navy met those of the U. S. Navy, in the Battle of Santa Cruz Islands. The battle is sometimes referred to as the Battle of Santa Cruz, or in Japanese sources as the Battle of the South Pacific.
(Oct. 21, 2022) The Department of Housing and Community Development in Maryland (DHCD) offers a program called the Maryland WholeHome Program which can help homeowners make valuable repairs and enhancements to their home to help lower monthly utility bills and improve quality of life.
(Oct. 21, 2022) If the thought of luscious French toast triggers one to a state of delightful bliss, get ready for a mouthful of sweet inspirations.