During American Education Week (AEW), Snow Hill Middle students participated in an essay contest focusing on AEW’s theme of “Great American Public Schools: A Basic Right and Our Responsibility.” Pictured, from left, are essay winners Sara Welch (seventh grade), second place, and Rachel Allman (eighth grade), first place. Submitted Photos
You don’t need a picket sign to want some sort of change in this world. And that doesn’t necessarily mean that the best way to get that change is to go tour the television morning show circuit either, even though more people will pay attention to you if Matt Lauer is asking you questions. Unfortunately,… Read more »
Wound Care Center OpensBERLIN – Atlantic General Hospital announced recently the opening of its new Wound Care Center. Located at 10231 Old Ocean City Boulevard in the new James G. Barrett Medical Office Building, the program specializes in the treatment of problem wounds, a growing concern spurred by an aging US population and the increase… Read more »
OCEAN CITY – Organizers of the annual marathon in Ocean City addressed some of the uncertainties surrounding the event’s future this week with a statement posted on its website.The event organizer, Extreme Dream Events, released a statement to the media and the public on Monday after The Dispatch published a story last week questioning whether… Read more »
American Legion Sinepuxent Post 166, Ocean City, recently presented a $1,000 donation to the Worcester County Veterans Memorial at Ocean Pines. Shown accepting the donation from Post Commander Sarge Garlitz are Memorial Co-chairmen Roseann Bridgman and Sharyn O’Hare.
Cat & Canine Comforts, located in the Decatur Business Center in West Ocean City, added to the Pink Ribbon Classic total with its donation of $100 from the sale of Pink Loofah Dogs during the month of October. Owners Nancy and Steve Schwendeman presented the check to Pink Ribbon Committee member Nancy Dofflemeyer last week…. Read more »
The end of dylight saving A school delay The sound of the ocean Children getting off the school bus Sunday brunch at the Marlin Moon Early-morning Mass A phone call from a friend The smell of hot chocolate A kiss from my granddaughter An early-morning snow The beginning of daylight saving By Pat Trageser
Patrick Henry’s work Passionate teachers The smell of the house after a good clean The Chili Cookoff at the Greene Turtle West Leaving the doctor’s office Living a short walk from the Berlin Christmas parade Driving along Route 376 (Assateague Road) Sleeping with down pillows When the heat can be turned off this time of… Read more »