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(Oct. 15, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the German Wehrmacht was fast approaching the gates of Moscow. Soviet leader Josef Stalin had to decide if he should evacuate the city with his government, or stand firm to rally the defenders of Moscow.

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(Oct. 15, 2021) There is a widespread assumption that simplicity is always the better choice. This fundamental supposition sounds great in theory, but when one deconstructs its very essence, you are left with many questions.

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(Oct. 8, 2021) With low inventory in our market, and a high buyer demand, we are experiencing many multiple-offer situations on properties.

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(Oct. 1, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the Imperial Japanese Army, under the command of Gen. Yasuji Okamura made its second attempt to capture the 2,000-year-old Chinese City of Changsha, which is the capital of Hunan Province.

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(Oct. 1, 2021) All homebuyers know they should get a home inspection, but a common misconception is that your home inspector will also cover inspecting for termites.

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(Sept. 24, 2021) Mortgage insurance is an additional cost that buyers will have to budget for in their total monthly costs when they are not able to put 20 percent or more down on the purchase of a home.

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(Sept. 24, 2021) Expanding one’s repertoire of ingredients enhances an individual’s appreciation for food. Consumption is about the willingness to open your mind to the multitude of gastronomic goodies. Food that is unfamiliar can be disconcerting but it should not be a deterrent.

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(Sept. 17, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, a titanic struggle was taking place in the Atlantic Ocean. This campaign became known as the “Battle of the Atlantic.”

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(Sept. 10, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the 900-day Siege of Leningrad was entering its second week. It was not actually 900 days, but more like 873, or maybe 880. To those who endured it — and survived — undoubtedly it seemed like an eternity. So many people died, especially during the fi…

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(Sept. 10, 2021) Although Labor Day marks the traditional end of the summer season and begins what the Ocean City Beach Patrol refers to as “fall guarding,” we all know that there will be a lot of beautiful sunny beach days ahead, well into the fall.

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(Sept. 10, 2021) The Maryland Agricultural Land Preservation Foundation (MALPF) was established by the Maryland General Assembly in 1977 and is part of the Maryland Department of Agriculture.

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(Aug. 27, 2021) Without broadband access, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) estimates that a home loses 6 percent of its value compared to a similar home with access. 

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(Aug. 27, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the Finns recaptured the 900-year-old city of Vyborg. Prior to the Winter War, between Finland and the USSR., during the winter of 1939-40, it had been the second largest city in Finland, with a population of 80,000, and known as Viipuri.

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(Aug. 20, 2021) This week, 80 eighty years ago, the Imperial State of Iran was, preemptively, invaded from three directions. The Red Army came from the north, while forces of the United Kingdom struck from the south and west.

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(Aug. 20, 2021) “Keep your feet in the sand until the lifeguard’s in the stand!” This is our trademark slogan that you will see many places throughout Ocean City.

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(Aug. 13, 2021) So far this summer we have experienced our fair share of heat and humidity, but mostly we have enjoyed some very pleasant beach days.

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(Aug. 6, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the President of the United States, Franklin D. Roosevelt, was on a fishing trip in the waters off of Cape Cod. At least that is what he told the First Lady, before he left the White House on Aug. 3. Then the president smiled, and Eleanor knew there wa…

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(Aug. 6, 2021) Summer is in full swing - the beach has visiting vacationers, day trippers, and locals enjoying what Ocean City has to offer. With a busy beach comes busy days for our lifeguards, otherwise known as surf rescue technicians.

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(July 30, 2021) This week, 80 years ago, the Siege of Odessa began as elements of the Romanian Fourth Army, commanded by Lt. Gen. Nicolae Ciupercă, arrived outside Odessa.