2014 Worcester Prep Homecoming Court

The Worcester Preparatory School 2014 Homecoming Court, pictured from left, consisted of Josh Bredbenner, freshman prince; Annemarie Cherry, freshman princess; Carter Hill, sophomore prince; Regan Lingo, sophomore princess; Jarad Godwin, Homecoming king; Cecily Sass, Homecoming queen; James Petrera, senior prince; Grace Riley, senior princess; Ross Dickerson, junior prince; and Kathryn O’Malley, junior princess.

Vanishing Ocean City With Bunk Mann

In the winter of 1893, Daniel B. Trimper arrived with his family from Baltimore and brought the first mechanical rides to Ocean City. His amusement complex would eventually include two hotels, game and food stands and numerous rides including a Ferris wheel. His first ride was a small hand-cranked carousel but within a few years he changed the Boardwalk forever … Continue reading

Things I Like

Afternoon baseball games   Adkins Farm on Mt. Hermon Road   Wall-to-wall TVs during football season   Crispy soft-shell crab sandwiches   A heated pool this time of year   St. Louis Ave. in Ocean City   Crossword fanatics   Having time to read the Sunday paper   Cooking out when it’s cold outside   The feeling after deadline day … Continue reading

Amanda Pellerin Latest “Artist In Residence” At Berlin Intermediate School

Amanda Pellerin, a visual clay artist with Young Audiences, is the latest “artist in residence” at Berlin Intermediate School. Students at BIS are creating handmade mugs that integrate math lessons with their personal drawings. Students are creating symbolism and imagery on their mugs from non-fiction and fiction texts from English Language Arts class. Submitted Photos

Worcester Prep Music Teacher Nominated As “One Of The Best Currently Active Progressive Rock Keyboardists And Composers In Today’s Music Scene”

Worcester Prep Music Teacher Chris Buzby was just nominated by progressiverockcentral.com as “one of the best currently active progressive rock keyboardists and composers in today’s music scene” for his musical output with his internationally known band “echolyn.”  Online voting for this award is ongoing through October. Pictured with Buzby are, front, Maya Natesan and Mia Carulli; second row, Maria Deckmann, Dylan … Continue reading