The Republican Women of Worcester County (RWWC) presented a check for $300 to Showell Elementary School for the “Paper Back Book Library Project” established by the club. Pictured, from left, are Sandy West, Principal Diane Shorts and RWWC Literacy Chair Sharon Byerly.
The Art League of Ocean City (ALOC) contributed $10,000 to the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) to establish the Art League of Ocean City Endowment Fund. This permanent endowment will provide income to support the operations, staffing and maintenance of the new art center that features a large exhibit gallery, artist studio space and additional art programs for … Continue reading
Last month, the Ocean City Mayor and Council and the Worcester County Commissioners issued proclamation designating October as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Pictured holding the proclamations are, standing, Nancy Fortney, Amy Katz, Beverly Furst, Susan Carpenter, Eileen Jacobs, Bean Keagle, Darlene Botts, Sheryl Mitrecic, Lora Walinskas, Yesim Karaman, Suzie McElroy and Chris Butler; and, front, Susan Childs, Debra Alms, Judy … Continue reading
United Way Community Impact Manager Pam Gregory and Salisbury Target employees display examples of the free, high-quality books that local children receive through United Way’s Imagination Library Program. The $2,000 Target Early Childhood Reading Grant will provide over 924 booksto be distributed this year among the homes of 77 children. Pictured, back from left, are Bill B., Salisbury Target Store … Continue reading
Elizabeth Monell Solter BERLIN — Local horsewoman Elizabeth Monell Solter, owner of Amberley Farm, went to be with the Lord on Sept. 12, 2014 at the age of 47. Born in Fredericksburg, Va., Elizabeth was the daughter of the late Beverly Brooks Solter and John Ritchie Solter. She is survived by her husband, Aaron Brent McMullen; sons, Rodney Allen Bross, … Continue reading
The Ocean City Development Corporation’s Public Art Committee recognizes Carolyn and Bruce Kennington, owners of Senor Cigars, for their generous donation to the OCDC’s latest Ocean City beautification project, “The OC Dolphins Sculpture,” which will welcome guests entering Ocean City via Route 90. To learn more, log onto ocdolphins.com.
Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan issued a proclamation at a meeting this month that the month of October would be Breast Cancer Awareness Month. He encourages all citizens, government agencies, private businesses and nonprofit organizations to join in activities to increase awareness and prevention of breast cancer in the town. Above, Meehan presented the proclamation, from left, are Chris Butler, … Continue reading
The Ocean City Elks Lodge held its annual 9/11 service to honor a policeman, fireman and paramedic chosen by their peers. Pictured, from left, are Elks Association President David Wolcortt, Ocean City Fire Department Deputy Chief Chuck Barton, Firefighter of the Year Anthony Villani, Jr., Fire Chief Chris Larmore, Elks Club Exalted Ruler James Harbour, Police Officer of the Year … Continue reading
The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore’s Mission of Mercy Fund received $10,000 from DentaQuest to support the operational needs of the Eastern Shore’s second Mission of Mercy (MOM) dental clinic scheduled to be held April 17-18, 2015 at the Wicomico Youth and Civic Center in Salisbury. Pictured, from left, are Nakia Coleman, Provider Relation Representative, DentaQuest; Andrea Cameron-Belvin, Provider … Continue reading
The Friends of WCDC (Worcester County Developmental Center) recently held elections for the 2014-2015 service year. The group provides support and assistance to the WCDC and the clients who participate in the program. It has been in existence since August 2012 and sponsors several fun-filled events throughout the year in order to raise needed funds and build community awareness of … Continue reading