A number of Wicomico County public school students received grants or scholarships this summer from the Salisbury Wicomico Arts Council to support their development as artists. Honored at a recent banquet were, from left, Dylan Gregg, Chris Sajadi, Dominique Ramsey, Alexander Vennos, Molly Sahler, Jeremiah Copeland and Jeffrey Todd. Not pictured were Laura Adams, Jon… Read more »
Community members are pictured enjoying an event at the Ropewalk Restaurant sponsored by Senator Jim Mathias. Pictured, from left, are Judy Davis and Jerry White, Democratic Central Committee Worcester County members; Arlene Page, NARFE; and Barbara Purnell, Germantown School Community Heritage Center.
United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore recently held its annual Board and Staff Kickoff event, generating a record-breaking $79,110 for the upcoming campaign year. Hosted by Cathie and Jack Thomas, the event serves as an internal kickoff of the campaign, allowing board and staff members to announce their own personal contributions. United Way is… 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 »