28th Annual OC Health Fair Held

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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.

United Methodist Women And Sheperd’s Nook Thrift Shop Hold Annual Spring Fashion Show

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

OC Chamber Young Professionals Host Two-Day Career Preparation Seminar

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

Women’s Club Of Ocean Pines Present $2,000 To Community Organizations

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

OC Power Squadron Pledges Its Bridge Officers

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.

Purnell Honored By Worcester Prep Alumni, Faculty, Staff And Board Of Trustees

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

Rotary Club Of Salisbury Presents Its Most Prestigious Award

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