The 28th annual Ocean City Health Fair was held on May 6. Over 400 attendees received health services education and many free screenings from 96 vendors. Cutting the ribbon were, from left, sponsor representatives Chris Norris, president of OC AARP 1917; Michael Franklin, CEO of Atlantic General Hospital; Mary Knight, Ocean City Council member; and Dr. Melvin Friedman, fair coordinator.
Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan recently presented a National Safe Boating Week Proclamation (May 17-23) to Commander Sterling Wyand of the Ocean City Power Squadron. Accepting the Proclamation with Wyand is Ocean City Power Squadron Executive Officer Stuart Glassman.
The United Methodist Women and The Shepherd’s Nook Thrift Shop of the Community Church of Ocean Pines held their annual Spring Fashion Show May 6 to a sell-out crowd of people interested in fashions that could be purchased for low prices at the church’s Shepherd Nook, located next to the church on Racetrack Road in Berlin. Models pictured, from left, co-coordinator Ethel … Continue reading
Members of the Ocean City Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Committee hosted a two-day career preparation seminar with After School Academy students at Stephen Decatur High School prior to the April Ocean City Job Fair. The committee’s mission is to bring together the talents and insights of emerging young professionals in a dynamic and diverse group with a passion for making … Continue reading
The American Legion Riders Post #166 in Ocean City’s Poker Run raised $4,000 for Women Supporting Women/Breast Cancer. The group thanks those who contributed. Pictured are Mary Henderson of WSW, Ryan Intrieri of Hoopers Crab House, Lois Bartis, Riders Financial Officer, John Granite, event coordinator, and Buster Slaton, Riders Director.
Buckingham Elementary School recently congratulated kindergarten teacher Kim Marowski, second grade teacher Christine Williams and Salisbury University Intern Supervisor Gray Jack. These teachers were honored as outstanding mentors at Salisbury University’s annual Professional Development Schools conference earlier this month.
At its general membership meeting on May 1, the Women’s Club of Ocean Pines presented $ $2,000 to community organizations that provide services to Ocean Pines residents. Donations were presented to Ocean Pines Police Department, Ocean Pines Recreation & Parks Department, Ocean Pines Fire Department, McGuffey Literacy Program, Mid-Atlantic Symphony Orchestra, NAMI, Women Supporting Women and the Worcester Youth & … Continue reading
The Ocean City Power Squadron pledged its Bridge officers for 2014 at the Change of Watch Ceremony on May 3. Incoming officers pictured, from left, are Bill Killinger, treasurer; Stuart Glassman, executive officer; Ginny Rush, flag officer; Mort Brown, education officer; Sterling Wyand, commander; Linda Hess, administrative officer; and Bonnie Curro, secretary.
Rebecca (Becky) Purnell, center, recently returned to Worcester Preparatory School to be honored by alumni, faculty, staff and Board of Trustees members. Purnell, who worked at the school from 1970 until her retirement about 15 years ago. enjoyed seeing old friends and the changes that have taken place at the school since her retirement. With her are Barbara Trumpower, Kathy Hagar, … Continue reading
The Rotary Club of Salisbury presented its most prestigious award, the 2014 4-Way Test Award, to Vernon Rivers, right, on May 1. An educator and school administrator by profession, Rivers retired from the New York educational system in 1991 and relocated to Salisbury. Since then he has served on or led a number of various local Boards including Salisbury Wicomico … Continue reading