Kiwanis Club Speakers and Programs Chair J. Graham Caldwell, Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce Executive Director Ginger Fleming and Kiwanis Club President Carolyn Dryzga are pictured at the July 15 weekly meeting in the Ocean Pines Community Center where Fleming was the guest speaker.
Lower Shore law enforcement officers who graduated in the 74th entrance-level class of the Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy operated by Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury are, front from left, Erica L. Brightbill, Kevin M. Carroll, Caitlin G. Gillum and Andrea L. Lewis of the Salisbury Police Department; and, back, Kasey L. Oppel, Louis K. Quarshie, Herney Tovar and Gregory … Continue reading
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City heard interesting information about the Ward Museum of Wildfowl Art on July 8 when Executive Director Lora Bottinelli was the guest speaker. Pictured, from left, are Kiwanis Club Speakers and Programs Chair J. Graham Caldwell, Bottinelli and Kiwanis Club President Carolyn Dryzga.
On the occasion of her 100th birthday, Ocean Pines resident Edna Seward was presented two congratulatory certificates, one from the Maryland General Assembly and one from Gov. Larry Hogan. Delegate Mary Beth Carozza was on hand to present the certificates and to join in the celebration with family and friends. Submitted Photos
Virginia Burbage Markham BERLIN — Gladys Virginia Chick Burbage Markham, 96, passed away peacefully on July 10, 2015. Born in Lynchburg, Va., she was the daughter of the late Allen Watson Chick and Georgia Nora Warriner Chick. She was preceded in death by her husbands, James Richard Burbage, Sr., in 1991, and George F. Markham, Jr., in 2009. Also preceding … Continue reading
Star Charities founder/director Anna Foultz and her group of volunteers held their annual Western Night July 9 to a crowded group of cowboys and cowgirls at Ocean Downs Racetrack Clubhouse. Entertainment was provided by an Old West group from Frontier Town. Proceeds from this year’s event benefit Parkinson’s Disease research. Pictured, from left, Lex Gochnour, Nora Hetzlee, Ashley Scherer, Becca Cossaboom, Gavin … Continue reading
Mark Engberg, right, presented a $5,000 check to Easter Seals Camp Fairlee to assist in the expansion and improvement of Camp Fairlee facilities. Pictured, from left, are Kenan J. Sklenar, Easter Seals President/CEO; Jamal Cannady, long-time Camp Fairlee participant; Erica Joseph, President of the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore; and Engberg, donor and member of the Easter Seals Eastern … Continue reading
The Everson~Vargas family presented a check for $12,186 to the Art League of Ocean City on Friday during July’s art opening night. The funds were raised during a benefit golf tournament held on June 29 at the Bay Golf Club, in memory of Betty Grace Vargas Everson, who was an active member and volunteer of the Art League. Family members … Continue reading
The proceeds from a 50/50 raffle held during the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR) June Business Card Exchange were donated recently to the Worcester County chapter of Women Supporting Women. Above, from left, are CAR Vice President Linda Moran, Mary Henderson of the Worcester County chapter of Women Supporting Women and Pam Wadler and Julie Sadler of CAR’s 2015 Events … Continue reading
For years, the Community Church of Ocean Pines has been sending workers from their congregation to states in the Appalachian region in support of the Appalachian Service Project (ASP), which helps to repair homes for those who cannot do it. On Saturday June 11, a contingent of 40-plus from the church will be leaving for North Carolina. Kiwanian Phil Lassiter is pictured receiving … Continue reading