Star Charities is gearing up for the annual Western Night at the Casino at Ocean Downs in Berlin on July 9 with this year’s proceeds to benefit Parkinson’s Disease research. Tickets are $26 and can be purchased from Star Charities founder Anna Foultz at 410-641-7667 or volunteer Barbara Mazzei at 410-208-0430. Pictured, from left, are Ocean Downs Executive Director of Hospitality John Soysal, Barbara Mazzei, Foultz and Ocean Downs Executive Director of Marketing Crystal Layton. Photo by Ted Page
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City held its Annual Kiwanis Italian Dinner at DeNovo’s Tratorria in Ocean Pines. The event was co-chaired by Stella Hartington and Jane Slotter. Working in the kitchen, from left, are Kiwanian Nate Pearson, DeNovo’s co-owner Bob Beck and Kiwanian Ted Vanvick and his, wife Charlene.
The Bank of Delmarva President/CEO Edward M. Thomas announced the bank’s participation in the March of Dimes walk on April 26. Collectively, the Bank of Delmarva’s team donated $4,132 to the March of Dimes. The March of Dimes helps moms have full-term pregnancies and healthy babies. Pictured, from left, are Amanda Vickers, teller at The Bank of Delmarva; Wendy Jarrett, … Continue reading
The Delmarva Chorus of Sweet Adelines International recently installed the 2015-2016 Management Team. Pictured, back from left are Charlene Vanvick, Ginny Stannard, Elissa Mulligan, Jean Beatty and Jeannette Latzo; and front, Sharon Hunt, Catherine Walker and Carol Ludwig, director. The new governing team immediately began plans for upcoming events, which includes Guest Night/Membership Drive on June 1 and the annual … Continue reading
The square dancers of the Pinesteppers recently held a celebration in honor of three students who had completed instruction in the choreography of Modern Western Square Dancing. Pictured are club caller Dennis O’Neal with graduating students Greg Vernicek, Jeanette Lyons and Kathy Feldman.
Howard Franklin Parsons, Jr. OCEAN CITY — Howard Franklin Parsons, Jr. age 86, died Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at the Harrison House Nursing Home in Snow Hill. Born in South Hampton, N.Y., he was the son of the late Howard Franklin Parsons, Sr. and Lillian Bell Cropper Parsons. He was preceded in death earlier this year by his beloved wife … Continue reading
April’s monthly meeting of the Democratic Women’s Club of Worcester County featured Sally Smith and Carolyn Cummins giving an interesting talk on the history of the historic Rackliffe House located at the entrance to Assateaque Island National Park. Pictured with Smith and Cummins is Women’s Club President Judy Butler.
SoDel Concepts, a Rehoboth Beach, Del.-based hospitality group, recently presented a check for $5,005 to Meals on Wheels Lewes-Rehoboth. The funds were raised during a series of truffle-themed dinners, known as “Let There Be Truffles,” at Bluecoast Seafood Grill in Bethany Beach, Lupo Italian Kitchen in Rehoboth Beach and Fish On in Lewes. Since last October, SoDel Concepts has been … Continue reading
The Richard A. Henson Foundation recently provided a $5,000 grant in support of United Way’s Imagination Library Program. The grant will provide over 2,300 books to nearly 200 children on the Lower Eastern Shore. Pictured, from left, are Steve Farrow, Greg Olinde, Tom Evans, Vic Laws, Tom Trice of the Richard A. Henson Foundation and Amy Luppens of United Way … Continue reading
The United Methodist Women and the Shepherd’s Nook of Community Church at Ocean Pines presented an annual Tea & Fashion Show May 5 to a full house of nearly 200 guests enjoying tea, lunch and fashions. Profits from the silent auction and sales at the Nook that afternoon will be used to support outreach to those in need in the community. Pictured … Continue reading