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

OC AARP Chapter 1917 Installs New Board Members

Ocean City AARP Chapter 1917 installed its new board at its January meeting. Pictured, front from left, are Secretary Debi McCluskey, Norma Bull, Charlie Herbert and Vice President Sue Harting; and back, Past President Chris Norris, Bob McCluskey, President John Bloecher and Treasurer Bill Shoop. Not pictured were John Lucas, Jeff McArthur and Emeritus members Frank Hoover and Ray Jackson.

Salisbury Area Chamber Of Commerce Announces Wicomico County Board Of Ed As An Investor Panel Sponsor For Young Entrepreneurs Academy

The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce announced the Wicomico County Board of Education as an Investor Panel Sponsor for the Young Entrepreneurs Academy. The support and donations allow the board an exclusive judging seat when students present their ideas at the YEA! Investor Panel event in Spring 2016. The WCBOE donated the use of laptops and transportation needed for the … Continue reading

OC/Berlin Rotary Club Celebrates Another Successful Year Of Fundraising

Rotary Club District 7630 Assistant Governor Bill Ferguson joined Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club members Robert Smith, President Arlan Kinney, Past President Daniel Harris, Treasurer Margaret Mudron, Immediate Past President Kenneth Bates and Past President Stan Kahn as they celebrated another successful year of fundraising and giving. The Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club meetings are held Wednesdays at 6 p.m. in the Captain’s Table Restaurant in the Courtyard by … Continue reading

First Shore Federal Bank Presents $2,500 Check To Support The Empty Bowl Project

Debbie Tingle of First Shore Federal Bank presents a check for $2,500 to Rina Thaler, executive director of the Ocean City Center for the Arts, and Claudia Nagle, executive director of Diakonia. The check funds the Empty Bowl Project and the materials needed for the 350 bowls that will be handmade at the Arts Center during January and February and … Continue reading