The Arthur W. Perdue Foundation recently awarded Salisbury Horizons a $2,500 grant to provide financial support to general operations and the
high school academic coaching program. Salisbury Horizons provides academic, cultural and recreational opportunities to a diverse group of public school students from low-income families. Pictured are Chris Oliviero, Perdue associate and Salisbury Horizons Advisory Board
member; Ciara Rogers, West Salisbury Elementary second-grader and Horizons student; and Dr. Harlan Eagle, Executive Director, Salisbury Horizons.
Members of Quilters By The Sea quilt guild recently hosted a miniature fall and holiday quilt show for the residents of Compassion Cove at the Berlin Nursing Home. Colorful lap size quilts plus several touch and feel quilts made by guild members were presented to the Memory Care Unit Program Manager for the residents. Pictured, from left, are Marlene Passero, … Continue reading
Robert Nathan Brenner, Jr. OCEAN CITY — Colonel Robert Nathan Brenner, Jr. US. Army (Ret), age 90, died peacefully at his home on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, 2013. Born in Spangler, Pa., he was the son of the late Robert N. Brenner, Sr. and Hazel Stoltz Brenner. He was preceded in death by his wife, Marian Painter Brenner, and his daughter, Sue Brenner … Continue reading
Many cyclists who rode in Salisbury University’s 25th Sea Gull Century were pedaling for charity. In addition to their efforts, event organizers from the SU Foundation, Inc. have donated $4,904.05 to Habitat for Humanity of Wicomico County from the 2013 Century. Contributions have topped $124,000 over the years. Pictured, from left, are Jason Curtin, deputy director of the SU Foundation, … Continue reading
The Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club 2013 Miniature Golf Tournament winning team “Tee’d Off” sponsored by Taylor Bank is pictured above. The champions are, from left Rob Mattie, Margaret Mudron, Ray Robinson and Cory Walsh.
Long-time Kiwanian, Mark Page, right, is pictured with Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City President Dick Clagett accepting his award for Outstanding Service as the ”Kiwanis Volunteer of the Month of October 2013″.
United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore recently presented a $176,500 check to MAC, Inc. in support of community outreach programs. Pictured are Lee Hammond and Peggy Bradford of MAC Inc. and Pam Gregory of United Way of the Lower Eastern Shore.
Stephen Decatur High School was one of the recipients of the 2013 Exxon Education for Excellence grants and received $1,000. The money will promote math and science education. On behalf of the school, Co-Principal Kathy Cater accepted two $500 checks from Ocean Petroleum representative Steve Ladd.
The Ocean City Museum Society recently accepted the donation of USLA competition medals won by George Feehley in meets from all over the world. A full time resident of Ocean City since 1955, Feehley is well known for his love of swimming, surfing and diving. Feehley was a member of the Ocean City Beach Patrol in 1946, a city councilman … Continue reading
James Lysoby OCEAN CITY — James Lysoby, 58, of Pennsburg, Pa. and Ocean City, died on Nov. 10, 2013 at his home in Ocean City. He was the husband of Linda (Brinckman) Lysoby. They were married 38 years. He was a respiratory therapist at Fox Chase Cancer in Philadelphia and a member of St. Mary Star of the Sea Catholic … Continue reading