The Caine Woods Community Association (CWCA) in Ocean City held its sixth annual charity crab feast at Higgins Crab House North in Ocean City in September. The crab feast was the final event of the year for the CWCA’s selected charity, the N.O.E.L. (Nothing Other than Eating and Loving) Community of St. Paul’s by the Sea Episcopal Church. Over the past year, the CWCA raised $5,400 for the charity. For their contributions, the CWCA thanks Higgins Crab House, Baltimore Ravens, Bayville Liquors, Beach Barrels, 120th Street 7-Eleven, 139th Street 7-Eleven, Subway, WaWa, Dunkin Donuts, Panera Bread, Starbucks and Diamond Nails. Pictured, front from left, are CWCA Special Events Committee chairman Joe Kostelac; Katie Coffman, Terry Moody and Pat Hammond of the N.O.E.L. Community; CWCA board member Donna Umbel and President Julie Valcourt; and, back, Board members Barbara Schmitt, Irene Hansen, Dennis Dare, Mary Ann LeMay, Joan DeMarco, Howard Caplan and Tonja Sas.
Regina Marie Esham BERLIN — Regina Marie Esham, 67, of Berlin, died Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014. During the last few years of her life, she resided in both Berlin and Pocomoke City. Born Feb. 4, 1947 in Washington, DC, she was the only child of Walter and Mildred Welsh. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by … Continue reading
William Seechuk OCEAN CITY — On Oct. 28, 2014, William (Bill) Seechuk, 73, was taken to his heavenly father. Bill was born in Baltimore, the son of the late Ida M. Seechuk (nee Santoni) and William W. Seechuk, Sr. He was the beloved brother of Rosemary Soper and her husband, Ron, and the late Thomas Seechuk. He is also survived by his loving sister-in-law, Janet, his … Continue reading
The Downtown Association would like to thank all who participated in the recent Drive in Disguise Boardwalk parade, local businesses Kite Loft, Dough Roller, Pickles, Dolle’s Candy, The Original Greene Turtle, Blue Ox, Pour House, Ayers Creek Adventures and Trimper’s Haunted House for their contributions and a special thanks to the Ocean City Development Corporation for its continuing support. The … Continue reading
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City recently welcomed representatives from the Delmarva Council of Boys Scouts to provide information to members. Pictured, from left, are speaker Richard Johnson, Field Director of the Delmarva Council of Boys Scouts; Kiwanis Club President Carolyn Dryzga; speaker Lou McCoy, Tri-County District Executive Director; and J. Graham Caldwell, club programs and speaker chair.
Rackliffe House, a restored 1740s merchant-planter’s home overlooking Assateague Island and Sinepuxent Bay, concluded the 2014 opening season on Oct. 30 with a luncheon to celebrate the volunteer team of docents, pictured outside of Berlin’s Hotel Atlantic.
Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club Immediate Past President David Blair, seated, is surrounded by past presidents Arlan Kinney and Larry Michnick, treasurer Margaret Mudron and new member Cliff Berg during the Ocean City/Berlin 2014 Yard Sale. The club meetings are held Wednesdays at 6 p.m. in the Captain’s Table Restaurant in Ocean City.
Perdue Farms, through a $10,000 grant funded by the Arthur W. Perdue Foundation, is helping Athletes Serving Athletes (ASA) of the Eastern Shore provide children, teens and young adults living with disabilities the opportunity to experience the thrill of athletic competition. The grant helps enable ASA to purchase adaptive joggers, an adaptive bike, a tent for race day and a … Continue reading
NARFE Chapter 2274 had as its October meeting guest speaker Sara Weissmann, NARFE Headquarters Legislative Grassroots Program. Weissmann gave an interesting talk about legislative changes already made that will affect government workers plus insights into changes in the government after the November elections and how it may affect NARFE. Pictured, from left, are NARFE Maryland Federation President Dan McGrath, Weissmann, Programs Chairperson Anna … Continue reading
Terry Lange Heemann BERLIN — Terry Lange Heemann, age 74, died peacefully at his home on Oct. 21, 2014. Born July 24, 1940 in Baltimore to the late Paul and Loretta Heemann, he graduated high school from Baltimore City College and attended University of Maryland. During his time at College Park, he was a proud member of the Tau Kappa … Continue reading