We Remember Those We Have Lost

Scotty Chaconas OCEAN CITY — Scotty Chaconas, originally from Chevy Chase, Washington D.C., died May 21 while in hospice care in Florida after a decade surviving a stroke that left her unable to communicate. Scotty raised her two children from her eight-year marriage to Nicholas C. Chaconas (since deceased) in Rockville, Md. As a single parent, she retired by her … Continue reading

Alaska Stand Presents Proceeds From Sales Of Bunk Mann’s Vanishing Ocean City Book To Ocean City Museum Society

Bob Givarz of the Alaska Stand presented proceeds from the sales of Bunk Mann’s Vanishing Ocean City book to the Ocean City Museum Society. The funds will aid the society in its mission to inspire and support the interpretation and appreciation of the cultural and natural history of Ocean City, Maryland, the Worcester County coastal region as well as the historical role … Continue reading

Delaware State Federation Of Women’s Clubs Appoint Representatives

The 118th General Federation of Women’s Clubs Delaware State Federation of Women’s State Convention Convened last month and appointed its representatives. Pictured, from left, are Carolyn Forbes, GFWC Delaware State President Elect; Deen Meloro, GFWC Middle Atlantic Region President; Henrietta Belcher-Stack, 2014-2016 GFWC Delaware State President; and Marian St Clair, GFWC Second Vice President.

Popeye’s Chicken In West Ocean City Holds Fund Raising Event To Benefit SD High School’s Math Honor Society

On April 21, Popeye’s Chicken in West Ocean City held a fund raising event to benefit Stephen Decatur High School’s Math Honor Society Mu Alpha Theta. Popeye’s owner Salah Hassanein presented a check to incoming president Caroline Dortenzo for $350. Also pictured is outgoing President Ali Beck presenting Salah with a group photo in appreciation. Pictured, from left, are Lydie … Continue reading

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church Outreach Commission Presents Donation To National Association Of Black Veterans

Helen Wiley, Coordinator of the Church Mouse Thrift Shop on behalf of St Paul’s Episcopal Church Outreach Commission, presented a donation to members of the National Association of Black Veterans, which recently started operating a van to transport veterans who lack transportation to visit various VA medical facilities for treatment.

OC Power Squadron Participate In Annual Spring Cleanup Of Pintail Park

On May 19, 2015 members of the Ocean City Power Squadron, a unit of the United States Power Squadrons, participated in the annual spring cleanup of Pintail Park in Ocean Pines. Pictured, first row from left, are Morton Brown, Raymond Calandra, Noreen Bergold, Jeanne Stiehl and Fredrick Stiehl; second row, John Wytrwal, Marjorie Calandra, William Sewell, James Rorke and Stuart … Continue reading

Snow Hill Graduate Katie Cherrix Named Jesse Klump Memorial Scholar

Snow Hill High graduate Katie Cherrix was named the Jesse Klump Memorial Scholar at the school’s Graduate Awards Night. The scholarship, valued at $12,000, is given to a Snow Hill High senior who has demonstrated a high level of character and service to others.  Pictured, from left, are Cherrix; Kim Klump, president of the Jesse Klump Memorial Fund; and Tara … Continue reading