Anna Foultz, program director for the Ocean City Sons of Italy Lodge #2474, recently had Steven Hobeger, formerly with Wallops Island, as a guest speaker at the monthly meeting. Foultz and Hobeger are pictured with Sal Castorina, lodge president.
The Republican Women of Worcester County (RWWC) held its January luncheon meeting at the Lighthouse Sound Restaurant on Jan. 22. Over 60 people heard Commissioner Jim Bunting talk about the challenges and opportunities that face Worcester County. Bunting was later joined by Commissioner Chip Bertino, right, for a question-and-answer session. They are pictured above with RWWC 1st Vice president Charlotte … Continue reading
Nearly 350 people from across the shore and beyond recently rang in the 2014 Holiday Season at the 12th annual United Way Holiday Ball. The “Event of the Year” at the Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay Resort raised a record-breaking $120,000 to benefit United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore. Above, members of the event … Continue reading
During its Jan. 29 meeting, the Atlantic General Hospital Junior Auxiliary Group installed its officers for 2015. They were, from left, Bridget Desaulniers, membership chairman; Rebecca Taylor, president; Jill Ferrante, vice president; Patricia Llczuk-Lavanceau, social committee chair; Susan Curtis-Dypsky, treasurer; and Dawn Hodge, secretary.
The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) awarded a $5,000 Community Needs Grant to the Salisbury Substance Abuse Community Center, Inc. (SSACC) to provide support for the outreach and marketing to local Spanish speaking populations. Pictured, from left, are Beth Ohlsson, executive director, SSACC and Heather Towers, Program Officer, Community Foundation. Submitted Photos
Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines- Ocean City member Robert Fralley, pictured with President Carolyn Dryzga at the Jan. 7 weekly meeting, was presented with a Legion of Honor plaque recognizing him for 50 years of service as a member of Kiwanis. He is the longest serving member of the club. In recognition Dryzga baked him 50 red velvet cupcakes honoring the milestone … Continue reading
Earlier this month, Ava, 10, and Zoe Hinkle, 7, hosted a combined birthday party at the Francis Scott Key Caribbean Indoor Pool. Instead of gifts, the girls requested donations for the Worcester County Humane Society.
Mackenzie Keyser, science fair coordinator, and Jackie Choate, a retired teacher and member of the Ocean Pines Kiwanis, work on scoring science fair projects at Showell Elementary School.
The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) awarded a $5,000 Community Needs Grant to MAC, Inc. to support a caregiver outreach program through the organization’s Caregiver Resource Center. Pictured, from left, are Sandra Handy, Office Coordinator I, Caregiver Resource Center; Renée S. Fredericksen, Special Projects Director, Caregiver Resource Center Director, MAC INC; Heather Towers, CFES; Katrina Ositelu, AmeriCorps Member … Continue reading
Lora and Mark Fritschle, owners of Condominium Realty-The Fritschle Group, have received the Ocean City Lions Club’s highest and most prestigious community service award, The Pride Award. The Pride Award is presented to individuals who make contributions to the club, who take interest in the club and who help the Lions make the community a better place to live. Pictured, … Continue reading