The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City presented this month a $350 check to Sonya Bounds, director of the Ocean Pines Recreation & Parks Department, in support of their summer Concerts in the Park. Bounds is pictured with Kiwanis Club President Mark Joseph.
Lawrence Terry Schissler, 71 OCEAN PINES — Lawrence Terry “Larry” Schissler, 71, of Ocean Pines, Maryland, passed away on Aug. 10, 2016 peacefully in his sleep. Visitation was held on Aug. 16, 2016 at Burbage Funeral Home in Berlin. A brief service was hosted by his sister Susan Bowen, his niece, Jennifer Pfister and his… Read more »
SHORE UP! Inc.’s Head Start/Early Head Start Program recently received 1,650 new books for its Head Start and Early Head Start programs from the Omega Psi Phi fraternity, Second District, of Baltimore. Two fraternity representatives visited SHORE UP!’s main offices in Salisbury to make the donation. Six Early Head Start children were present and each… Read more »
Members from the six chapters of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) on the Eastern Shore recently gathered for an afternoon tea at the Chester River Yacht and Country Club in Chestertown. Attending from the General Levin Winder Chapter were, seated from left, Pat Arata, Ann Fowler, State Regent Larkin, Chapter Regent Patricia Ayers,… Read more »
Hogs & Heroes recently donated 75 American flag blankets to Coastal Hospice. Funds for the blankets were raised by Professor Paula Morris’ Advertising and Promotions class at Salisbury University. Pictured, from left, are Hogs & Heroes members Marc “Joker” Pixley, Stacy “Gypsy” Pixley, Leisha “Shutterbug” Alley, Brice “Brewster” Long, Michael “Sandman” Sandoe and Joe “Lil… Read more »
Dolores Brandt Maternick. KINGSVILLE — On Aug. 2, 2016, Dolores Brandt Maternick went to be with the Lord. She was the beloved wife of Chester Ray Maternick, Sr.; devoted mother of Chester Ray Maternick, Jr. and his wife Connie, Steve Maternick and his wife Darlene, Cheryl Dolores Keister and her husband Tom and Gary Clifton… Read more »
SoDel Cares, the philanthropic arm of SoDel Concepts, a hospitality group with nine area restaurants, recently donated $4,000 to Pathways to Success. Pictured, from left, are Lindsey Barry, controller for SoDel Concepts; Matt Patton, director of operations for SoDel Concepts; Fay Blake, executive director of Pathways to Success; and Sarah Gilmour, the outreach coordinator for… Read more »