The Corner Shoppe, a specialty food store in Snow Hill, recently sponsored a food drive to benefit the Snow Hill Ecumenical Food Pantry. The response was overwhelming and donated food items quickly filled the side window. Pictured are The Corner Shoppe proprietors Rick and Sophika Smith with Snow Hill Ecumenical Food Pantry Board member Pat Arata.
Celebrating her 90th birthday at the Clarion this month with over 90 friends and family members was Magde King, who pictured front with Lee Ann King and Dennis and Tracy Parker.
Alane Capen, president of Coastal Hospice, received a $2,600 donation from musician Jimmy Charles at his concert at the Ocean Pines Yacht Club on Dec. 17. A capacity crowd turned out for the benefit of Coastal Hospice’s “Be An Angel” campaign that raises funds for the charity care provided by the non-profit.
The Ocean Pines Line Dancers performed two Christmas dances on Dec. 18 at the Ocean Pines Shape-Ups Holiday Luncheon in the Assateague Room of the Ocean Pines Community Center. Submitted Photos
Members of the “Literary Ladies by the Sea” book club celebrated the year at a luncheon held at An Inn On the Ocean in Ocean City. Pictured, from left, are Marilyn Mengel, Kay Gibbons, Sandy Glassman, Jeanne Stiehl, Sharon Armstrong-Saffran, Marlene Lombardi, Diane McGraw, Shirley Schaefer and Muriel Hinz. Not pictured were Sally Kohler and Mary Jo Scarbath.
Kiwanians J. Graham Caldwell, Dave Landis, Barb Peletier and President Mark Joseph are pictured with the holiday gifts prepared by Peletier for Meals On Wheels recipients in Worcester County.
The Maryland Saltwater Sport Fishermen’s Association Atlantic Coast Chapter recognized two individuals as 2015 Anglers of the Year. To qualify for the award the anglers must catch the largest fish in the most categories. Taking top honors were Budd Heim and Frank Watkins.
The 2015 Coastal REALTORS® Caroling Crawl included stops at the Salisbury Rehabilitation & Nursing Center in Salisbury and Gull Creek Senior Living Community in Berlin. Above, from left, in Salisbury are Kaytlyn Senkbeil of MNET Mortgage in Salisbury, Ann Hammond of Re/Max Crossroads in Fruitland, Bradley Rayfield of Coldwell Banker Residential in Salisbury, Liz Connors of MNET Mortgage in Salisbury, … Continue reading
The Ocean Pines Garden Club held its annual “Decorate the Pines” event recently. Members constructed swags, wreaths and other decorations made with natural and artificial greenery and ribbons and bows. Among the volunteers were Ilene Smith, Carol Baer, Barbara Ferger, Mary Wentworth and Darlene Murphy.
A group of Rotarians and friends of the Rotary Club of Salisbury met to prepare 1,350 dictionaries for distribution soon to every Wicomico County third grader. It’s an annual project for the club, and for many kids it’s the first book they will ever personally own.