Quota Club representatives recently presented a $5,000 Field of Interest Grant to Peninsula Regional Medical Center staff to provide forensic nurse training for regional nurses. The training program will begin January 2015, giving priority to Lower Eastern Shore nurses. Pictured, from left, are Paula Brown, Board Member, Quota Club Women & Children; Emily Saulsbury, President, Quota Club Women & Children; Eunice Esposito, Forensic Nurse Coordinator, PRMC; and BJ Summers, Director, Development and Philanthropic Services, CFES. Submitted Photos
SoDel Concepts brought its Big Thunder Roadside Kitchen to the grand opening of the Epworth Skate Park, located on the grounds of Epworth United Methodist Church in Rehoboth, and not only did the skateboarders and their families enjoy the food but the park also enjoyed the profits. SoDel Concepts donated all its proceeds from food and beverage sales and then … Continue reading
During the annual fall meeting of the Worcester County Historical Society, grants were awarded to eight county museums. Pictured, from left, are Barry Laws, president of the Historical Society; William H. Kerbin, Delmarva Discovery Center; Laura Mears, St. Martin’s Church Foundation; Rita Ullmann, The Costen House Museum; Cynthia Byrd, Julia A. Purnell Museum; Sandra Hurley, Ocean City Lifesaving Station Museum; … Continue reading
The Ocean Pines Ladies Golf Association held its Annual Pink Lady Golf Tournament at the Ocean Pines Golf & Country Club to raise money to help provide mammogram screenings through the Eunice Q. Sorin Women’s Diagnostics Center at Atlantic General Hospital. The association raised $952 during this year’s event, bringing their total contribution over the past four years to $3,800 … Continue reading
The Caine Woods Community Association (CWCA) in Ocean City held its sixth annual charity crab feast at Higgins Crab House North in Ocean City in September. The crab feast was the final event of the year for the CWCA’s selected charity, the N.O.E.L. (Nothing Other than Eating and Loving) Community of St. Paul’s by the Sea Episcopal Church. Over the … Continue reading
The Downtown Association would like to thank all who participated in the recent Drive in Disguise Boardwalk parade, local businesses Kite Loft, Dough Roller, Pickles, Dolle’s Candy, The Original Greene Turtle, Blue Ox, Pour House, Ayers Creek Adventures and Trimper’s Haunted House for their contributions and a special thanks to the Ocean City Development Corporation for its continuing support. The … Continue reading
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City recently welcomed representatives from the Delmarva Council of Boys Scouts to provide information to members. Pictured, from left, are speaker Richard Johnson, Field Director of the Delmarva Council of Boys Scouts; Kiwanis Club President Carolyn Dryzga; speaker Lou McCoy, Tri-County District Executive Director; and J. Graham Caldwell, club programs and speaker chair.
Rackliffe House, a restored 1740s merchant-planter’s home overlooking Assateague Island and Sinepuxent Bay, concluded the 2014 opening season on Oct. 30 with a luncheon to celebrate the volunteer team of docents, pictured outside of Berlin’s Hotel Atlantic.
Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club Immediate Past President David Blair, seated, is surrounded by past presidents Arlan Kinney and Larry Michnick, treasurer Margaret Mudron and new member Cliff Berg during the Ocean City/Berlin 2014 Yard Sale. The club meetings are held Wednesdays at 6 p.m. in the Captain’s Table Restaurant in Ocean City.
Perdue Farms, through a $10,000 grant funded by the Arthur W. Perdue Foundation, is helping Athletes Serving Athletes (ASA) of the Eastern Shore provide children, teens and young adults living with disabilities the opportunity to experience the thrill of athletic competition. The grant helps enable ASA to purchase adaptive joggers, an adaptive bike, a tent for race day and a … Continue reading