Worcester Preparatory School

The Reverend James Isaacs, pastor of St. Andrew the Fisherman Episcopal Church in Mayo, Md., returned to Worcester Preparatory School to deliver Thanksgiving messages. Isaacs, an outstanding student and athlete who graduated in the Class of 1995, was welcomed back by his former teachers and administrators. Above, Isaacs is pictured with, from left, Madison Dyer,… Read more »

Atlantic General Hospital Foundation

Willards-based insurance company Atlantic Smith Cropper & Deeley recently made its final payment on a capital campaign pledge of $50,000 to the Atlantic General Hospital Foundation. Pictured, from left, are Toni Keiser, Atlantic General Hospital Foundation board member; Laura Deeley-Bren, president of Atlantic Smith Cropper & Deeley; and Todd Hershey, Atlantic General Hospital Foundation vice chair.  

Should You Gift Children Now?

Should You Gift Children Now?

BERLIN – A significant source of tax savings for American families will disappear on Jan. 1, 2008. That’s when changes Congress made to the tax code in 2007 go into effect, increasing the tax rate on unearned income college-age taxpayers receive from their parents. Simply put, Congress is cracking down on parents who transfer such… Read more »

What’s Your Sign?

What’s Your Sign?

ARIES (March 21 to April 19): You’ve let yourself be distracted from what’s really important. But love finally gets your attention this week. However, it comes with a challenge that could create a problem.TAURUS (April 20 to May 20): Be careful not to bully others into following your lead. Best advice: Persuade, don’t push, and… Read more »

Things We Like

Things We Like

Watching the trotters on the practice track at Ocean Downs Very short but really funny e-mails Shopping carts with smooth-running wheels The loyalty and honesty of true friends Reading the clever “Style Invitatioal” in The Washington Post Drivers who remember to use their headlights in the rain Watching the surge of boats leaving the inlet… Read more »

Things I Like

Things I Like

The amazing pears at Harry & David Walking through a pile of brittle leaves Completing a job in the yard That glass is often recycled and used in asphalt The movie, “Dreamgirls” College football overtime games When it’s warm on Thanksgiving Buying online when free shipping is offered When my dogs are too tired to… Read more »

Worcester Prep

Worcester Prep’s Cody Shoemaker (41) and Max DiFillipo (14) work the ball around the perimeter in the fourth quarter of the Mallards 37-20 win over Holly Grove on Tuesday.

What Kind of Goose?

Local hunter Richard Taylor got a bit of a surprise this week when his retriever returned with this rare bird on Monday morning. Taylor was hunting in the Sinepuxent area early Monday morning when he fired into a flock of Canada geese. When his trusty retriever Taylor returned with this odd bird, the long-time hunter… Read more »