Kindergarten students in Bethany Pugner’s Music class at Ocean City Elementary have been working on a Movement while Listening Unit. Pictured are Lucas Ruppert, Caroline Olson and Cole Smith, listening to Bear Hunt, a speech piece about a pretend bear hunt. On their search to find the bear’s cave, students had fun rubbing their hands together to produce a “wheat-like” sound as they traveled through the fields. Submitted Photo
The English Diner opened in 1939 on the corner of Wicomico Street and Baltimore Avenue. Moved to 21st Street and Philadelphia Avenue in the last 1950s, it was one of Ocean City’s most popular family restaurants. It was known as “Little City Hall” for the daily breakfast gatherings of Ocean City’s political elite during the years that Hugh Cropper, Harry Kelley … Continue reading
Watching my kids ski in the snow Young leaders in action Reader submitted images Children who don’t mind wearing glasses Smart phones with a long battery life Uniquely large coffee cups Visiting a place I’ve never been before The view from atop a ski lift Movies with a great soundtrack The … Continue reading
Debbie Schrawder’s second-graders from Showell Elementary use iPads to create multimedia presentations about Arctic habitats. Pictured are Madison Wilkins, Megan Brown, Kenady Scott, Luke Beaman and Rylan Hensley.
Showell Elementary students are collecting pet supplies to donate to the Worcester County Humane Society. Elizabeth Lovell from Kristin VanKlompenberg’s kindergarten class is excited to share with the cats and dogs. Submitted Photos
Summer of 1970 Volume XVI Edition 5 Issue Highlights This week’s “Resorter Girl” was Nancy Arenzm who was sporting Villager Swimwear. Mr. and Mrs. R. Marbury Stamp invited guests to their North Winds Motel on the bay at 55th Street. Among those featured in Shirley Ferrante’s Salty Spray column were Dick Laws, 64th Street Super Market; Josh Richardson, Josh’s 46th … Continue reading
(Editor’s Note: The writer is on vacation this week and therefore we are running a previous article from Sept. 1, 2010.) The key part of bath time around my house is a nightly physical assessment of the kids. A day in the life of a kid can be pretty rough on the body and along the way marks proving hard … Continue reading
Boxing was once one of America’s most popular sports and Ocean City offered both amateur and professional fights in the late 1920s and 1930s. Captain W.B.S Powell — prominent businessman and former Ocean City mayor — was the local boxing promoter. Bouts were held in an outdoor arena between South Division Street and S. 1st Street in the area where … Continue reading
Members of the local Kiwanis recently helped Showell Elementary with its science fair by judging the projects. Doris Lloyd and Irene Daly are pictured as they judge the first-grade projects.
Second-graders at Showell Elementary School are using iPads to create Keynote multimedia presentations. Pictured are students from Debbie Schrawder’s class: Keenan Sandifet, Tyler Walsh, Seamus Orth, Summer Derry and Mazie Cropper-Timmons.