The Worcester Beach Bots FIRST LEGO League Robotics team won first place in the Mechanical Design category at the Maryland State Championship held at UMBC this past Saturday. The team competed against over 360 teams throughout the state of Maryland. Participating students were Owen Dennis, Jerry Qian, Andrew Jenkins, Noelle Dennis and Sydney Kremer. Pictured, from left, are Noelle Dennis, Owen Dennis, Jerry Qian, Gary Qian (mentor); and, back, Kent Dennis (coach) and Michele Kosin (mentor).
The Alamo Court was the first motel in Worcester County. Bill Weaver, a former World War II fighter pilot, bought two acres along the then new Route 50 entrance to Ocean City in 1946 and hired contractor Ridge Harman, Sr. to build a 40-unit motel. Weaver had been stationed in San Antonio, Texas during his Army Air Force training and … Continue reading
Tina Adams’ second grade class at Ocean City Elementary are getting creative with body spelling. These kinesthetic learners are spelling the question word “who“. Submitted Photos
No-jacket weather Playing board games with my kids Movies with Kevin Spacey Staying in a hotel Thick coffee mugs Thick, well-done scrapple The view and the food at Adolfo’s A talented auctioneer Watching an expert clean a fish Being stumped by a diverse menu Reading Lohmeyer’s old editorials … Continue reading
Several of Worcester Prep’s Mini-Mallard Cheerleaders enjoyed a practice session for cheering at Mallards’ basketball. The Mini-Mallards learn their cheering skills from WPS varsity cheerleaders. Pictured, from left, are Isabella Metz, Sydney Tingle and Macy Steinwedel.
Summer of 1970 Volume XVI Edition 6 Issue Highlights This week’s “Resorter Girl” was Diana Holmes, who was also featured in the Hess Apparel full-page ad. Hosts Mr. and Mrs. R. Marbury Stamp invited guests to the North Winds Motel on 55th Street and the bay. Guests at the Dixie Room, inside the Colonial Motel on … Continue reading
Worcester Preparatory Upper School students will present the lively musical Grease on Friday, Feb. 28 and Saturday, March 1 at 7 p.m. in the school’s Athletic and Performing Arts Center. Pre-sale tickets are $10; tickets at the door are $12. For tickets and information, call the school at 410-641-3575. Cast members pictured are Mark Gee, Devin Hammond, Jarad Godwin, Cecily … Continue reading
My kids love cash. Who doesn’t, right? It’s something they take for granted, of course, like all children. Nonetheless, it fascinates them and both my boys are always looking to get their pudgy fingers on my money. Beckett gets a dollar bill thrown in his lunch box just about every day for an ice cream treat at lunch. When I … Continue reading
Getting ready for their performances in Worcester Prep’s production of Grease during a recent rehearsal were Raphael De Jesus, Davis Taylor, Zach Oltman, Megan Kuczma and Lydia Pritchard.
Keith Geiger’s seventh grade American History classes at Worcester Prep brewed up a batch of hardtack, a tasteless rock-hard cracker, which was a staple for soldiers during the Civil War. When the hardtack cooks were finished, winners of the best hardtack cook-off were selected. They were, with Geiger from left, Alannah Curtis, Maya Natesan and Dylan Meoli.