Relay For Life Of North Worcester County Honored With The 2015 Nationwide Top 10 Per Capita Award

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Relay For Life of North Worcester Chairwomen Dawn Hodge, left, and Jill Elliott, center, were recently honored by American Cancer Society Community Manager Debbie White for the 2015 nationwide Top 10 Per Capita Award at the Relay For Life Kickoff at the Ocean Pines library on Jan. 13.  Relay For Life of North Worcester County raised $173,000 last year, more per capita than comparable communities in the South Atlantic Division. This year’s Relay For Life event will be held Friday, May 6 at Frontier Town off Route 611 in West Ocean City.  Submitted Photos

Atlantic General Hospital Junior Auxiliary Group Holds Annual Membership Meeting And Installation Of Officers

The Atlantic General Hospital Junior Auxiliary Group (JAG) recently held their annual membership meeting and installation of officers at the home of Susan Curtis-Dypsky. Pictured, from left, are incoming President Jill Ferrante; Toni Keiser, Vice President of Public Relations; and outgoing President Rebecca Taylor. Rounding out the Executive Committee are Vice President Bridget Desaulniers; Treasurer Susan Curtis-Dypsky; Secretary Dawn Hodge; … Continue reading

BJ’s Wholesale Club, In Partnership With The OP Association, Donates $540 To Worcester County Veterans Memorial

BJ’s Wholesale Club, in partnership with the Ocean Pines Association, recently donated $540 to the Worcester County Veterans Memorial at Ocean Pines as part of its fall 2015 membership drive. Pictured above, Worcester County Veterans Memorial Foundation President Marie Gilmore presents the check to OPA Marketing and Public Relations Department representative Julie Malinowski.

Coastal Association Of Realtors Awarded US Marine Corps Reserve Commander’s Award

The Coastal Association of Realtors (CAR) was awarded the United States Marine Corps Reserve Commander’s Award for its outstanding support of the 2015 Marine Toys For Tots Program. CAR collected over 100 toys at its 2015 holiday party. Members of the CAR Membership Committee, which coordinated the toy drive, as well as CAR staff accepted the award at CAR’s Berlin … Continue reading

O’Donnell Wins Coastal Association Of Realtors OC Cares Blood Drive Drawing

Bill O’Donnell, a Realtor with Montego Bay Realty in Ocean City, was the winner of a drawing sponsored by the Coastal Association of Realtors for members who donated blood at the OC Cares Blood Drive last Wednesday. O’Donnell won $100 worth of continuing education. Pictured above, O’Donnell receives the award from CAR Executive Vice President Page Browning. Submitted Photos

M&T Charitable Foundation Presents $5,000 Check To Support Building Coastal Hospice At The Ocean

The M&T Charitable Foundation recently presented a check for $5,000 to support the campaign to build Coastal Hospice at the Ocean. Pictured from left are M&T Bank Vice President Jon P. Sherwell; attorney Dirk Widdowson, co-chairman of the Coastal Hospice at the Ocean capital campaign committee; Michael Abercrombie Jr., member of the M&T Bank Director’s Advisory Committee; and M&T Bank … Continue reading