Ocean City AARP Chapter 1917 installed its new board at its January meeting. Pictured, front from left, are Secretary Debi McCluskey, Norma Bull, Charlie Herbert and Vice President Sue Harting; and back, Past President Chris Norris, Bob McCluskey, President John Bloecher and Treasurer Bill Shoop. Not pictured were John Lucas, Jeff McArthur and Emeritus members Frank Hoover and Ray Jackson.
The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce announced the Wicomico County Board of Education as an Investor Panel Sponsor for the Young Entrepreneurs Academy. The support and donations allow the board an exclusive judging seat when students present their ideas at the YEA! Investor Panel event in Spring 2016. The WCBOE donated the use of laptops and transportation needed for the … Continue reading
Rotary Club District 7630 Assistant Governor Bill Ferguson joined Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club members Robert Smith, President Arlan Kinney, Past President Daniel Harris, Treasurer Margaret Mudron, Immediate Past President Kenneth Bates and Past President Stan Kahn as they celebrated another successful year of fundraising and giving. The Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club meetings are held Wednesdays at 6 p.m. in the Captain’s Table Restaurant in the Courtyard by … Continue reading
Debbie Tingle of First Shore Federal Bank presents a check for $2,500 to Rina Thaler, executive director of the Ocean City Center for the Arts, and Claudia Nagle, executive director of Diakonia. The check funds the Empty Bowl Project and the materials needed for the 350 bowls that will be handmade at the Arts Center during January and February and … Continue reading
David Franklin Hedges Jr. WASHINGTON, D.C. — David Franklin Hedges Jr, a longtime resident of the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area residing in Kearneysville, W.Va. and Ocean City, went to be with the Lord on Monday, Dec. 28, 2015, at the age of 66. Born July 26, 1949, he was the son of Mary Hedges and the late David Hedges. He … Continue reading
Berkshire Hathaway PenFed Realty and their agents donated dozens of new toys to the Worcester County GOLD program prior to Christmas. The agents donated the new toys at the annual Christmas/Holiday party held at the Longboard Cafe. Pictured, from left are Realtor JD Wells, Office Administrator Connie Williamson and Realtor Tony Golden. “Our agents and staff are always looking to … Continue reading
The Bank of Delmarva President/CEO announced a recent $500 donation to Delmarva Teen Challenge, Home of Hope. Home of Hope helps women who need help with their journey through addiction. The Bank of Delmarva’s employees contribute money to a Casual Day Fund in order to dress casually on Fridays throughout the year. The monies collected are then donated to various … Continue reading
The Salisbury Area Chamber of Commerce has announced BEACON at Salisbury University as an Investor Panel Sponsor for the Young Entrepreneurs Academy. Their support and donations allow them an exclusive judging seat when students present their ideas at the YEA! Investor Panel event in Spring 2016.
Lowell Franklin ‘Gus’ Eggert OCEAN CITY — RADM Lowell Franklin “Gus” Eggert, USN Retired, died on Sunday, Dec. 27, 2015 at his home in Ocean City. Born in Milwaukee, Wis., he was the son of the late Frank John Eggert and Caroline Heppert Eggert. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Dolores Conlin Eggert, and children, Christopher Eggert … Continue reading
SoDel Cares, the philanthropic arm of SoDel Concepts, a hospitality group with eight area restaurants, recently donated $5,000 to the Harry K Foundation, which is helping families and children coping with hunger and food instability in Delaware. Pictured, from left, are Nelia Dolan, marketing director for SoDel Concepts; Harry Keswani, founder and president of the Harry K Foundation; Lindsey Barry, … Continue reading