The Literary Ladies of Ocean Pines celebrated 2013 at a luncheon held at The Inn on the Ocean in Ocean City. Pictured, from left, are Sharon Armstrong, Kay Gibbons, Marlene Lombardi, Mary Jo Scarbath, Shirley Schaefer, Muriel Hinz, Marilyn Mengel, Jeanne Stielh and Diane McGraw. Members not pictured are Sharon Glassman and Sally Kohler.
Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City member Al Kastner and his wife Carol were at Buckingham Elementary School in Berlin on the last day before school break handing out candy canes and listening to the children’s Christmas wishes. They are pictured with kindergartners.
At last month’s installation of officers/holiday luncheon, Nancy Welsh, president of the Pine’eer Craft Club, presented checks totaling $5,000 to organizations of Ocean Pines. The distributions went to Ocean Pines Volunteer Fire Department, $1,500 to assist in the purchase of cadet turn out gear and helmets; Ocean Pines Recreation and Parks, $1,200; Ocean Pines Police Department, $1,500; Neighborhood Watch, $250; … Continue reading
For nearly a decade, the Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City has run a successful Fruit Sale Fundraiser for the holidays. This year 300 cases of a healthy gift alternative were sold. Pictured, from left, on distribution day Suzanne and Dick Clagett, Fruit Sale Chair Roy Foreman, Tom Southwell, Mike Foelber, Ralph Chinn, Mike Morton, Mark Joseph and Joe Logisz.
The lucky winner of the vintage Ocean Pines poster donated by Edie Brennan for the Ocean Pines Players raffle was Mark Heintz, left, who is pictured with his daughter, Katie, and his brother, Father Andrew Heintz.
Kiwanis member and Meals on Wheels volunteer Dave Landis accepts Christmas cookies baked by Barbara Peletier, immediate past president of the Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City. She made and packaged 38 gift boxes of her homemade Christmas cookies for local Meals On Wheels recipients.
Local Worcester County Democratic clubs held their annual holiday party Dec. 15th at Lighthouse Sound. Pictured, from left, are Jim Mathias, Senator for District 38; Tom Sandusky, president of the Democratic Club of Worcester County; Tom Wilson, candidate for County Commissioner in District 5, Worcester County; Norm Conway, Delegate for District 38A; Judy Butler, president of the Democratic Women’s Club of … Continue reading
The Tanger Outlet Center in Ocean City raised and donated $6,396.07 for the battle against breast cancer. Tanger made its local donation to the Eunice Q. Sorin Women’s Diagnostic Center at Atlantic General Hospital. Tanger’s 2013 PinkStyle Campaign ran Sept. 12-Oct. 25 with funds being raised through the sale of the popular TangerStyle Pink Card. Pictured, from left, are Amy … Continue reading
At its annual holiday luncheon, the Coastal Delmarva Women’s Council of Realtors Business Resource Group collected donations for the Worcester County Habitat for Humanity totaling $563. Pictured, from left, are Andrea Bowland, executive director fo the Habitat chapter; Bernie Flax, Women’s Council of Realtors chairperson and representative of Prudential PenFed; and Lauren Bunting, secretary of Habitat and a representative of Bunting … Continue reading
On Monday, Dec. 9, members of Quilters By The Sea donated eleven child and teenager themed quilts to Diakonia. Pictured, from left, are Martha Wheeler, quilter; Susan Blaney, Diakonia Volunteer Coordinator; and Shirley Schaefer, Charity Quilt Coordinator.