Worcester County Commissioner Joe Mitrecic and State Senator Jim Mathias are pictured with Temple Bat Yam 50/50 raffle winner Phyllis Alpern. The winning ticket was drawn at the Ocean City Home and Condo Show last weekend at Convention Center and was worth over $4,000.
Aaron Powers, representative from the Berlin Little League, accepted this month a sponsorship donation of $450 from Ocean City, Chapter 1091 of the Vietnam Veterans of America. The chapter members met to greet Powers while he received the check from President Nelson Kelly. Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1091 is looking for people who served in the military during the … Continue reading
The Empty Bowl Soup Dinner was held at the Ocean City Center for the Arts on Saturday, March 21. The event benefited two nonprofits, Diakonia and the Art League of Ocean City. More than 300 people attended the event. Above, volunteer Cathy Angus serves chili to Megan and Emily Sandt and their mother, Jennifer, of Ocean Pines.
Members of Delmarva Chorus display the four spring baskets they have donated to the Worcester GOLD Spring Baskets program.
Rina Thaler, right, executive director of the Ocean City Center for the Arts, presents to Dawne Pappas, a volunteer with the American Cancer Society, a check for $840 from painting and pottery fundraisers held at the arts center.
Lower Shore Enterprises this week was awarded a certificate for Scuttle, the winning heron in the Build a Heron competition initiated by Wicomico County’s Stash Your Trash anti-litter campaign. Pictured from left to right are Lower Shore Enterprise CEO Bill Turner, Jon Sapp, Bill Nelson, Melodie Carter and Priscilla Timken.
The Worcester County Commissioners recently presented a proclamation recognizing March as Women’s History Month to Commission for Women (CFW) members. Pictured, front row, from left, are Commissioner Chip Bertino, CFW members Eloise Henry-Gordy, Arlene Page and Carol Rose. Pictured back row, from left: Commissioner Jim Bunting, Hope Carmean, Commissioner Diana Purnell, Michelle Bankert and Commissioners Ted Elder, Joe Mitrecic, Bud … Continue reading
Ocean Pines Platform Tennis players recently dug out from the last winter storm and are getting ready for the spring season. Pictured, from left, are Dot Waters, June Freeman, Scott Wheatley, Larry Bohanan, John Walter, Tom Herrick, Clive Walker, and Tom Hershey. Not pictured is Jim Freeman, who took the photograph and also helped.
Under the leadership of Health Department Prevention Director Marty Pusey (front row, second from left), on March 12, 2015 at the Restaurant at Lighthouse Sound, members of the Worcester County Drug and Alcohol Council, area police agencies and elected officials recognized bar and restaurant owners who, during random compliance checks, refused to sell alcohol to minors.
The General Levin Winder Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently paid tribute to Rozelle Purnell Handy, who formed the Friendly Library, which was a precursor to the Berlin Library Association and the Worcester County Library System. Pictured above, from left, displaying the award certificates are Chapter Regent Barbara May, Marion Chambers, American History Chairperson Joan Chambers and … Continue reading