Atlantic General Hospital’s cancer care program was recently recognized by the South Atlantic Division of the American Cancer Society for being a leader in the fight against breast cancer. Pictured, from left, are radiation oncologist Manoj Jain, MD; Irene White, director of oncology services at Atlantic General Hospital; Arlene Schneider, senior representative for the South Atlantic Division of the American Cancer Society; Nancy Helgeson, mammography lead, Eunice Q. Sorin Women’s Diagnostic Center; and Rabindra Paul, MD, medical oncologist at Atlantic General Hospital.
An Italian dinner fundraiser was held last week at the Elks Lodge Hall benefiting the Play It Safe program. The Ocean City Elks #2645 presented a $2,000 check to Play It Safe Chairperson Donna Greenwood at the event. The donation stemmed from a grant through the Elks National Foundation. Pictured, from left, are Play It Safe Secretary Bev Townsand, Greenwood and Elks … Continue reading
Three members of the Salisbury Jaycees recently were recognized with state and national honors during the chapter’s annual Past Presidents Night banquet. Past President Jason Rhodes was named a U.S. Junior Chamber Ambassador, the highest honor presented by the organization’s national association, JCI USA. The award recognizes outstanding service to, and involvement in, the chapter and community. Past President Mike … Continue reading
The Carol Steffy Spirit of Esther Fund at the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) contributed $400 to the PAC14 Endowment Fund. Carol Steffy established the Spirit of Esther Fund in memory of her mother, Esther Sinnott Moore. The donation will allow PAC14 to continue to provide local community oriented television programming. Pictured, from left, are BJ Summers, Director, … Continue reading
The Ocean City Development Corporation held its annual Clean Sweep event throughout the downtown area earlier this month. Above many of the volunteers are pictured on Dorchester Street after canvassing the downtown.
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; … Continue reading
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