$10,000 Arthur W. Perdue Foundation Grant Presented To Alliance For The Chesapeake Bay And Project Clean Stream

Perdue Farms’ associates present a $10,000 Arthur W. Perdue Foundation grant to representatives of the Alliance for the Chesapeake Bay and Project Clean Stream. Pictured, from left, are Jeff Smith, Perdue director of corporate environmental services; Kim Nechay, executive director of the Arthur W. Perdue Foundation; Steve Schwalb, Perdue vice president of environmental sustainability; Tyler Wingate, Perdue environmental manager; Joanna … Continue reading

We Remember Those We Have Lost

Robert Edward Lassahan OCEAN PINES — Robert Edward Lassahn, age 68, died Sunday, April 12, 2015 at his home. Born in Baltimore, he was the son of the late Ernest Henry Lassahn and Ruth Margaret Hannewald Lassahn. He is survived by his wife, Sherron Clarke Lassahn; daughter Carol Clafferty and her husband Shaun; granddaughters, Kim Guy and her husband Rob, … Continue reading

United Way Pepsi Machines Raise Over $1,910

With products purchased from specially marked United Way Pepsi Machines, a percentage of every dollar or $1.25 purchase is donated to United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore. In less than a year, the initiative has raised over $1,910 with nearly 45 local companies participating. Pictured, from left, are David Goslee of Pepsi, Raye Ellen Taylor Thomas of the City … Continue reading

Brick Room Raises $8,000 For Local Non-Profit Organizations

The Brick Room, a downtown Salisbury tavern, recently announced the handful of guest bartending nights it has hosted has helped raise $8,000 for local non-profit organizations. Donations were recently made to March of Dimes,  $1,000; Race For Hope, $1,500; Village of Hope, $1,500; Refuge For Freedom, $500; Women Supporting Women, $1,000; Brooke Mulford Foundation, $500; and John Brune Law Enforcement … Continue reading

We Remember Those We Have Lost

Beatrice W. Bennett BERLIN — Beatrice W. Bennett, age 88, affectionately known as “Miss Bea,” passed away peacefully on April 5, 2015, at the Berlin Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born Sept. 11, 1926 in Nanhsuchow, Anhwei, China, the fifth child of missionaries, Henry H. and Irma White. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Reed Bennett, … Continue reading