The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) awarded a $5,000 Community Needs Grant to the Pocomoke Indian Nation to support Native American cultural history marketing, outreach and education programs. Pictured, from left, are Chief Norris Howard, Sr.; Kirby Brown, naturalist; Cheryl Dougherty; Norris Howard, Jr., secretary; and Heather Mahler, program director, CFES.
Personnel from the Showell Fire Department came to River Run Golf Course along with several fire equipment trucks and an ambulance recently to allow community to look over the equipment and meet first responders.
The Living Well Evidence-Based Training Academy was held recently at the new MAC Living Well Education Center in Salisbury. Pictured, from left are Margaret “Peggy” Bradford, MAC executive director; Leigh Ann Eagle, executive director, Maryland Living Well Center of Excellence; Rona Kramer, secretary of the Maryland Department of Aging; and guest speaker Tim McNeill, a consultant with the National Council … Continue reading
The Ocean City Berlin Rotary Club presented Jillian Petito, a recent graduate of Stephen Decatur High School, with a $2,000 scholarship. Pictured, from left, are Susan Petito, President Arlan Kinney, Petito, Treasurer and Scholarship Chairperson Margaret Mudron and John Petito. She will be attending Mount St. Mary’s University.
George Murray Hurley OCEAN CITY — George Murray Hurley, age 80, passed away on Sunday, Aug. 9, 2015 at his home. Born in Ocean City, he was the son of the late Randolph and Lucille Murray Hurley. He is survived by his beloved wife of 58 years, Suzanne Brittingham Hurley and children, Jeff Hurley and his wife Sandy Davis Hurley … Continue reading
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City hot dog and refreshments team was on hand at the Ocean Pines Boat Club’s Boat Parade at the Swim & Racquet Club where the viewing stand was located. Pictured, from left, are Pat Winkelmayer, Stella Hartington, Tall Cedars clown performer Franklin Williams, Joe Logisz, Candy Foreman, Lee Brooke, Mary Logisz, Suzanne Brooke, Dick … Continue reading
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City’s Duck Race Team was spotted selling chances in White Horse Park in Ocean Pines at the Pine’eer Arts and Crafts Show. The duck race is set for Aug. 28 at Frontier Town. Pictured are Ron Graybill and Jim Spicknall.
Annamarie Rohrer was recently recognized as an “exceptional ambassador for Ocean City” for her daily role at City Hall. She was given the “Radiant Light Award” from grateful residents and visitors.
The new officers of the Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club are, from left, Ken Bates, secretary; Margaret Mudron, treasurer; Arlan Kinney, president; and Cliff Berg, vice president. Club meetings are held Wednesdays at 6 p.m. in the Captain’s Table Restaurant in the Courtyard by Marriott on 15th Street and the Boardwalk. Submitted Photos
A Court of Honor was held at the Ocean City Elks Lodge #2645 last weekend for Christopher Buhrt, center, who earned his status of Eagle Scout in Boy Scout Troop #225, which is sponsored by OC Elks Lodge #2645. Mrs, Hightower, widow of an Elk, presented Buhrt with an American Flag that was given to her in honor of her … Continue reading