Christine SelzerSpecial To The DispatchOCEAN CITY – As signs of economic recovery emerge around the globe, many of the underdeveloped markets that once drove growth before the financial crisis are poised to fuel it once again. Much of the strength behind this recovery is coming from a new class of consumer. In China, for example,… Read more »
The Ladies Auxiliary to Ocean City VFW Post 8296 donated more than $250 in items to “Operation We Care”. Packages were sent to Delmarva Troops serving in Afghanistan and in Iraq. Pictured are Auxiliary President June Kelly amd Vice President Emilie Beall with some donations
Kim Ruark Mihaly of Ruark Golf and Scott Dailey, Ruark Golf’s head pro and general manager, make plans for a special Pancake Breakfast with Santa at Lighthouse Sound Restaurant to benefit Diakonia Inc. on Saturday, Dec. 12 from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Cost is $10 adult, $5 ages 5 -12, Free under age 5. Call… Read more »
Ira “Buck” Shockley is recognized by Atlantic General Hospital and Health System for his service and dedication during his nine-year term on the Board of Directors. Pictured, from left, are Michael Franklin, president of Atlantic General Hospital; Winn Booth, chair of the board of directors; and Buck Shockley, past board member.
Stephen Decatur High Schools Jr. Red Cross Club has kicked off its annual 1,000 Lights-1,000 Lives Measles Vaccine Campaign for the holidays. Each light on the Christmas Tree symbolizes a life that will be saved in an impoverished country with a simple Measles immunization. One dollar raised for each light on the tree will pay… Read more »
Atlantic General Hospital and Atlantic ImmediCare celebrate the opening of the new walk-in clinic located within the Rite Aid in Ocean Pines. The clinic is open seven days a week. Pictured, from left, are Bob Lassahn, Ocean Pines Chamber of Commerce; Dr. Nicholas Borodulia, medical director of Atlantic ImmediCare; Jim Brannon, vice president of professional… Read more »
ARIES (March 21 to April 19): Your love of the holidays creates a special bond between you and the people in your life. Use this as a way of building stronger relationships that will carry over well beyond this time.TAURUS (April 20 to May 20): A new approach could go a long way toward resolving… Read more »
Black beans and riceWhen my oldest son kisses my youngest When the Christmas tree is finally up An old hooded sweatshirt Lunch breaks with the familyFinding a box full of old Christmas cards When kids get charitableA tree with only a few leaves leftA warmed-up car on a cold morningGetting to the bottom of a… Read more »
Stephen Decatur’s winter sports seasons get rolling this weekend with the boys’ varsity basketball team opening on the road against Colonel Richardson tonight while the girls’ varsity basketball team hosts the Colonels. Pictured above, Decatur’s Andrew Brickey soars high for a rebound during the Seahawks’ scrimmage against Indian River on Tuesday.