Things I Like

The feeling after the sidewalk is shoveled


Polite teenagers


Movies and snacks on snow days


Olaf from ‘Frozen’


Steamed crabs for lunch


Surprises for my kids


Tiny, white shells


Knowing spring will soon be here


SNL’s 40th Anniversary show


When my kids learn from a mistake


Warm cookies on a cold day





SD Senior Collects Over 700 Pairs Of Jeans For Aeropostale Teens For Jean Campaign

When Stephen Decatur High School senior Jennah Lupiwok chose the Aeropostale Teens for Jeans campaign as a Key Club service project, she had no idea that the school would respond so overwhelmingly. She collected over 700 pairs of jeans for the campaign, more than doubling her goal. The two-time service award recipient is no stranger to volunteerism as she participates … Continue reading

Bushnell, 1996 Graduated Of Worcester Prep, Featured Speaker At Class Of 2015 100-Day Brunch

Anna Dolle Bushnell, a 1996 graduate of Worcester Preparatory School, was the featured speaker at the Class of 2015 100-Day Brunch, hosted each year by the Worcester Preparatory School Alumni Association. Bushnell spoke to the students about her 13 years at Worcester followed by her studies at American University. Pictured, with Bushnell are from left, are Carolyn Dorey, Shea Dowling, … Continue reading

Vanishing Ocean City With Bunk Mann

The Ocean City Beach Patrol posed at Caroline Street in 1947 with their new torpedo-style life buoys. The Beach Patrol had returned to full force in 1946 following World War II and Bob Craig, center front, was appointed captain. He would continue in that position until 1987, a record of service unlikely to ever be broken. The buildings in the … Continue reading

Department of Natural Resources Officer Talks To Showell Elementary Kindergarteners About Being A Community Helper

Department of Natural Resources Officer Vinny Artrip talked to Andrea Matrona’s kindergarten class at Showell Elementary about being a community helper. Students recently studied bears, hibernation and habitats. Pictured with Artrip and Matrona are students Grant Stephan, Dylan Martinenza, Julia Park and Ava Gunn.

The Resorter … Revisited

Summer of 1971 Volune XVII Edition 5 Issue Highlights This week’s “Resorter Girl” was Anita Smith. John, Tommy and Nicholas Arrington were inviting guests to their Ocean Park Motel. Tapped to perform at Ocean City Convention Hall for the remainder of 1971 and early 1972 were Woody Herman, Tex Beneke, Ray McKinley, Guy Lombardo, Les Elgart, Warren Covington, Sammy Kaye, … Continue reading

Showell Elementary School’s K-Kids Group Officially Chartered By Kiwanis Club

Showell Elementary School’s new K-Kids group has been officially chartered by the Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City. The officers were installed and members inducted in an official ceremony. Pictured, front from left, at the induction ceremony were Dalton Washington, Tilly Callahan, Liam Boyle, Sadie Sparks, Julia Wimbrow, Ava Gunn and Kalli Jo Rathel; second row, Patrick Hadaway, Ava … Continue reading