OC Lions Present Check To Plum Crazy Car Raffle Winner

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Ocean City Lions Car Raffle Chairman Steve McMillan and Lions Vice President Tom Elliott presented a check to Plum Crazy Car Raffle Winner John Gingrich from Harleysville, Pa, who decided to take the $25,000 cash pay-out instead of driving back home in a brand new 2014 Dodge Challenger RT/Classic. The Lions sold 125,000 tickets this past summer on the Boardwalk and other venues and over $53,518 was raised, with monies going to the many Lions community projects.

A Trip Hosted By CraZy LadyZ And Travel By Design Was Also A Fundraiser For Worcester County G.O.L.D.

A trip hosted by the local boutique CraZy LadyZ and Travel by Design was also a fundraiser for Worcester County G.O.L.D.  A total of $4,342 was donated to G.O.L.D. Pictured, from left, are G.O.L.D. Board Member and former President Margaret Yates, Board Member Nancy Howard, Board President Carol Jacobs and CraZy LadyZ owner Jan Patterson-Hohman.  G.O.L.D. is a nonprofit that … Continue reading

Quillin Foundation Presents Check For $20K To The Diakonia Expansion Program

Members of the Quillin Foundation recently presented a check for $20,000 to the Diakonia Expansion Program. Since 1986, the Quillin Foundation has made annual  contributions to charitable  non-profit organizations and groups in Worcester County. Pictured, from left, are Foundation members Jeff Quillin, Mike Quillin and JD Quillin, Diakonia Executive Director Claudia Nagle, Diakonia Board of Directors President Harry How and … Continue reading

We Remember Those We Have Lost

Ruth Farlow McLaurin SALISBURY — Ruth Farlow McLaurin, “Ruthie,” 77, died Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014 at the Salisbury Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Berlin, she was the daughter of the late Norman Edward Whitman and Evelyn Hope Phipps Whitman. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Elmer Thorne Farlow in 1979, and Shep McLaurin in 2012. She is … Continue reading

Art League Of OC Contributes $10K To Community Foundation

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

OC Mayor And Council And The Worcester County Commissioners Issue Proclamation Designating October As Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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

$2,000 Target Early Childhood Reading Grant Given To United Way

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