Members of Quilters By The Sea quilt guild recently hosted a miniature fall and holiday quilt show for the residents of Compassion Cove at the Berlin Nursing Home. Colorful lap size quilts plus several touch and feel quilts made by guild members were presented to the Memory Care Unit Program Manager for the residents. Pictured, from left, are Marlene Passero, Cathy Good, Heather Cormack of the Berlin Nursing Home, Sue Coleburn, and Martha Wheeler. Committee Chair Shirley Schaefer is not pictured.
Many cyclists who rode in Salisbury University’s 25th Sea Gull Century were pedaling for charity. In addition to their efforts, event organizers from the SU Foundation, Inc. have donated $4,904.05 to Habitat for Humanity of Wicomico County from the 2013 Century. Contributions have topped $124,000 over the years. Pictured, from left, are Jason Curtin, deputy director of the SU Foundation, … Continue reading
The Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club 2013 Miniature Golf Tournament winning team “Tee’d Off” sponsored by Taylor Bank is pictured above. The champions are, from left Rob Mattie, Margaret Mudron, Ray Robinson and Cory Walsh.
Long-time Kiwanian, Mark Page, right, is pictured with Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City President Dick Clagett accepting his award for Outstanding Service as the ”Kiwanis Volunteer of the Month of October 2013″.
United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore recently presented a $176,500 check to MAC, Inc. in support of community outreach programs. Pictured are Lee Hammond and Peggy Bradford of MAC Inc. and Pam Gregory of United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore.
Stephen Decatur High School was one of the recipients of the 2013 Exxon Education for Excellence grants and received $1,000. The money will promote math and science education. On behalf of the school, Co-Principal Kathy Cater accepted two $500 checks from Ocean Petroleum representative Steve Ladd.
The Ocean City Museum Society recently accepted the donation of USLA competition medals won by George Feehley in meets from all over the world. A full time resident of Ocean City since 1955, Feehley is well known for his love of swimming, surfing and diving. Feehley was a member of the Ocean City Beach Patrol in 1946, a city councilman … Continue reading
The Worcester County Developmental Center () held a dinner recently to honor clients who have been working in the community and to thank the businesses who have employed them. Acting WCDC Executive Director Jack Ferry handed out plaques to both employees and employers. Above, employees honored were, from left, Michael Fentress (Stephen Decatur Middle School); Justin Daisey (Berlin Nursing and … Continue reading
The outgoing and incoming board members of the Executive Women’s Golf Association (EWGA) Eastern Shore Chapter recently met and named its leadership. Nancy Dofflemyer, one of two original founders of the chapter, will step back into the lead role as president for the 2014 season. Other board members include Cheryl Sasser, Member Service Director; Rosemarie Pomilla, Member Recruitment Director; Ellen … Continue reading
Ocean City Aviation Association members Larry Shanks, Coleman Bunting and Steve Habeger invite the public to join them on Saturday Nov. 9 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. at the OC Municipal Airport for their Wings and Wheels fundraiser featuring aircraft, cars, and motorcycles on display, along with craft and food vendors. All proceeds from the event will go to support the … Continue reading