Also, at last month’s annual awards night, the Berlin Lions Club presented Lion Bob Phillips with the Melvin Jones Award for outstanding community service during his 54 years of Lions Club membership. Pictured, from left, are Phillips with award presenters Ray McCabe, Alan Palmer and Past District Governor Walter West.
At the Republican Women of Worcester County Club’s Red White and Blue luncheon on Thursday June 23 at the Ocean Pines Yacht Club, Margaret Grant, Margaret Hudson and Margaret Rehkemper were honored for having the vision 35 years ago to form the club. Pictured, from left, are State Delegates Charles Otto and Mary Beth Carozza,… Read more »
Bank of America recently presented United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore with a $5,000 grant to support local programs targeting financial stability in the community. The goals of these programs include promoting self-sufficiency, improving financial literacy and offering basic needs and emergency support. Above, Bank of America’s Nancy Chastain and Monty Sayler present the… Read more »
Volunteers of the Message of Hope Cancer Fund gathered on the deck of the Judith M for their annual sunset cruise pizza party fundraiser on June 15. Music was provided by Randy Lee Ashcraft and The Saltwater Cowboys. The money raised will go to providing financial assistance to local patients undergoing cancer treatment.
The American Legion recently donated $5,000 to the Ocean City Fire Department for rescue equipment upgrades. This donation allowed for the Hurst Tool “quick-connect coupling” to be added to all fire department rescue tools, standardizing the tools on every fire truck. “This generous donation now allows for the quick interchange of tools during a rescue… Read more »
Robert E. Linthicum, Jr. OCEAN CITY — Robert “Bob” E. Linthicum, Jr., age 86, died on Friday, June 24, 2016. Born in Washington, DC, he was the son of the late Robert E., Sr. and Elizabeth Linthicum. He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Maureen O’Neill Linthicum; daughter Karen (Paul) Sniegon of… Read more »
The Coastal Hospice Thrift Shop on Route 50 in Berlin celebrated its fifth anniversary and expansion into a new space with a ribbon cutting on Thursday, June 2. To date, the Thrift Shop has contributed more than $500,000 towards the capital campaign to build Coastal Hospice at the Ocean. Pictured, from left, are Ivy Wells,… Read more »