Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City President Carolyn Dryzga recently presented a check for $500 to Cedar Chapel Special School Principal Belinda Guylas. Cedar Chapel to be used toward the purchase of new iPads for the school.
Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City President Carolyn Dryzga presents the last Kiwanis donation of $500 to Reverend David Herr of Interfaith Caregivers, which will conclude its long run of community service at the end of the year.
The General Levin Winder Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) recently planted a Sweet Bay Magnolia on the grounds of Worcester Preparatory School in Berlin. Jacqueline Spurrier, Conservation Committee Vice Chairman, coordinated this Arbor Day beautification project in memory of three deceased chapter members –Jane Coates, Elizabeth (Betty) East and Louise Bozman. Pictured, from left, are Celeste Bunting, Head … Continue reading
The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) awarded a $5,000 Community Needs Grant to Athletes Serving Athletes (ASA) to support adaptive athletic equipment for athletes with disabilities. Pictured, from left, are Erica Joseph, President, Community Foundation and Jamie Toner and Jill Fears, representatives from Athletes Serving Athletes with an advanced mobility jogger. ASA is a group of volunteer athletes … Continue reading
Berlin Intermediate School teachers eagerly participated in the Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure on Sunday, April 19. The Komen Walk was just one part of Berlin Intermediate’s Wellness program for its staff.
Dawson Reeves Twining FENWICK ISLAND — Dawson Reeves Twining, 27, of Bishopville, died unexpectedly on Sunday, May 3. Born March 7, 1988, he was the youngest son of David and Janet Twining, owners of Nantuckets Restaurant on Route 1 and the Lobster Shanty on Route 54. Twining was a 2006 graduate of Stephen Decatur High School where he played varsity … Continue reading
Worcester County officials recently recognized Bill Killinger, chair of the Green Team at the Community Church at Ocean Pines, with the Green Community Leader award during the Ocean City Hotel-Motel-Restaurant Association dinner meeting. Pictured, from left, are Worcester County Commissioner Joe Mitrecic, Killinger, Deb Travers of Comcast Spotlight and Tourism Director Lisa Challenger.
Irvin Rippons SELBYVILLE, Del. — B. Irvin Rippons, 70, of Selbyville, Del., passed away on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury with his family by his side. He was born in Baltimore on Oct. 12, 1944 and was a son of Isabel Tall Rippons and the late Solomon Irvin Rippons. Irvin attended schools in South … Continue reading
Friends and neighbors of Norman Conway recently presented a check for over $46,000 to the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) for the Norman H. Conway Scholarship Fund. Students from Wicomico High and James M. Bennett High will be eligible for this scholarship and must be attending one of the three local institutions of higher learning – University of … Continue reading
Lisa Brown, Sue Vickers and Genevieve Bauer, the administrative assistants at Ocean City Elementary School, were honored on Administrative Professionals’ Day with flowers, cards, signs and many other special treats from OCES faculty, staff and students.