OC Elementary Students of the Month (May)

Ocean City Elementary School honored the May Students of the Month with a T-shirt, luncheon, and cake sponsored by the Berlin-Ocean City Optimists. The students were chosen by their homeroom teachers based on the good choices they make in all areas of school life. The students were, first graders, first row from left, Macy Connors,… Read more »

New Officers for VFW Post 8926 Ladies Auxiliary

Installation of new officers for the VFW Post 8296 Ladies Auxiliary recently took place. Above are Installing Officer and District President, Marcia Elliott and returning Post Auxiliary President June Kelly, who will be joined by Emilie Beall, senior vice president; Karen Overholtzer, treasurer, and Cecelia Edwards, secretary

Seacrets Owner Gives Generously to Worcester Prep Scholarship Fund

Leighton Moore, left, proprietor of Seacrets in Ocean City, recently pledged a generous gift to the Sara Chase Carlson Scholarship Fund at Worcester Preparatory School. Carlson, Ocean View, together with her father the late Robert L. Edwards, established the scholarship endowment in 2004. The scholarship provides a high school education for a local student interested… Read more »

Garden Club Members Donate Trees to Ocean Pines Memorial

Worcester County Federated Garden Club members are pictured standing in front one of two trees they donated to the Worcester County Veterans Memorial at Ocean Pines. Pictured, from left, are Marion Novack, Past President of Garden Club; Sharyn O’Hare, Veterans Memorial Board Member; Bozy Markiewicz; Marylou Scott, President of Garden Club; Peggy Cain; Sue Ann Hudson;… Read more »

The Real Value In Gold

The Real Value In Gold

OCEAN CITY – As an investment, gold has always stood apart. Once the standard upon which many world monetary systems were based, it now functions as a kind of alternative currency—a holding with intrinsic value that can serve as a portfolio anchor during turbulent times. Although it receives greater attention when markets are shaky, even… Read more »

My Thoughts

My Thoughts

Emotions almost never get the best of the old guy, he’s got no time for this needless waste of energy. But this time last year it happened. Insider had noticed a certain Cardinal hard at work building a nest directly out his back door tucked neatly within a large bush. The bird was working hard… Read more »

What’s Your Sign?

What’s Your Sign?

ARIES (March 21 to April 19): Try using that Aries charm to warm up the usual set of workplace naysayers, and then back it up with a solid block of facts and figures to sell your idea to your colleagues.TAURUS (April 20 to May 20): While nothing can deter a determined Bovine from following a… Read more »

A Week In Business

A Week In Business

Chamber AnnouncesNew Board, OfficersOCEAN CITY – The Ocean City Chamber of Commerce announced this week its 2009-10 slate of officers.The chamber’s nominating committee recently presented a number of individuals for service on the chamber’s Board of Directors and slate of officers. All nominated individuals will assume their duties on Sept. 1.Nominated to serve as directors… Read more »