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
The Pine’eer Craft Club of Ocean Pines inducted their new officers for 2016 at the annual luncheon in December. Pictured, from left, are Lois Schultz, Carol Quinto, Jackie Kollar, Linda Brindley, Sharon Puser, Barbara Stillwell, Luz Castillo, Grace McCormac, Barbara Boone and Jane Wolnik.
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
Ocean Pines Kiwanis are always helping the local schools and a recent example was serving as judges for the Showell Elementary School Science Fair. Pictured, from left, are Roy Foremen, Irene Daly, Doris Lloyd, Rita Landis, Jackie Todd, Carolyn Dryzga, and Dave Landis .
The Ocean Pines Garden Club held a candle lighting ceremony to install its 2016 officers. Pictured, from left, are Meg Herrick, President; Mary Wentworth, Co-Vice-President; Linda Baker, Recording Secretary; Anita Roberts, Corresponding Secretary; and Barbara Ferger, Treasurer. Not pictured is Co-Vice-President Margaret Yates.
Dynamic Physical Therapy in West Ocean City officially opened with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Pictured above, the Dynamic staff is joined by the Ocean City Chamber Ambassadors for the event.
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.
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
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
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