Poetry Out Loud

Worcester Prep participants and coaches are pictured at the Poetry Out Loud competition in Worcester County. They are, from left, Conni Hall, Dana Schaefer, Halie Murray-Davis, Alyssa Alicea, Christopher Potvin and Kathleen Otway. Potvin placed first and Murray-Davis, third. They will go on to the regional competition.


Julie Biscoe and her kindergarten students join the nurses from Atlantic General Hospital in their very own uniforms during a program about the hospital that was presented at Ocean City Elementary School.

WPS New Student Government

Worcester Prep’s 2010-2011 Student Government officers and representatives are, first row, from left, Thomas Buas, Alissa Talbert, President Kyle Joseph, and Jamie Welch; second row, James Willey, Brad Mullen and Connor Nally; third row, Hope Evans, Chris Duke, Erin Royal, Lynde Pepper and Alyssa Alicia; back row, advisor Franklin Love, Treasurer Christopher Potvin, Secretary Kelley… Read more »

Open Houses This Week

WEST OCEAN CITY Bay Point Plantation Rt589/Gum Point Rd Daily 10-5 Waterfront Estate Lots in 142 Acre Preserve Kevin Decker The Fritschle Group/ Condominium Realty 443-235-6552OCEAN CITY Coconut Malorie 60th Street Bayfront Open Daily 1BR w/ Views Jim White ReMax Premier Properties 410-726-9026OCEAN CITY Makai Condominiums 42nd St. Bayside Daily 10-4 New Construction 2BR &… Read more »

Aging And Your Finances

OCEAN CITY – Many Americans are living longer, more fulfilled lives than ever before. In 2009, people ages 65 and older represented almost 13% of the U.S. population, compared with just 5.4% in 1930, and those ranks are poised to swell dramatically as the first wave of the baby-boom generation turns 65 in 2011. But… Read more »

New Certification Achieved

New Certification AchievedBERLIN – Coastal Hospice and Palliative Care has announced Human Resources Manager Valerie Beckwith was recently certified as a Professional in Human Resources by the Human Resource Certification Institute.Certification signifies that the person possesses the theoretical knowledge and practical experience in human resource management necessary to pass a rigorous examination demonstrating a mastery… Read more »

Mathias Sworn In

Senator Jim Mathias was sworn in as Maryland State Senator for District 38 at a ceremony at the State Capitol in Annapolis last week. Shown with him on the Senate floor after the ceremony are his wife, Kathy; daughter, Lauren; and son, Trevor.

OPGC Installs New Officers

The Ocean Pines Garden Club installed its new officers this month. Pictured, from left, are Marsha Reeve, corresponding secretary; Sharon Puser, treasurer; Marian Bickerstaff, president; Barbara Ferger, vice-president; and Suzanne Brooke, recording secretary.