Junior Achievement Eyes Worcester Students

Junior Achievement Eyes Worcester Students

BERLIN — A new program is aiming to give students in Worcester County a chance to develop business and financial management skills at an early age.Junior Achievement of the Eastern Shore (JA) is a non-profit organization whose three main goals are to promote workforce readiness, entrepreneurship and financial literacy in young adults.“It’s real skills that… Read more »

Bank Foundation Boosts Zoo Campaign

Bank Foundation Boosts Zoo Campaign

The Bank of America Charitable Foundation recently presented a $25,000 check to the Salisbury Zoo for its ongoing $3 million capital campaign. Pictured, back from left, are Ryan Kirby, managing director downtown Salisbury Office, Merrill Lynch; city Administrator John Pick; Keith Zickar, Senior Vice President, Small Business Banking Manager for Maryland; and Salisbury Mayor Jim… Read more »

Open Houses Of The Week

Open Houses Of The 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 443-235-6552BERLIN 11640 Gum Point Rd Open Daily 10-4 5850sf Waterfront Home on ¾ Acre 50’ Pier & Boat Slips Waterfront Pool Greg Steen Steen Realty, Inc 443-235-2325OCEAN CITY Makai Condominiums… Read more »

Weekly Fishing Report

Weekly Fishing Report

If you’ve been following the past few installments of “Fish ‘N OC”, you’ll know that we have spent a good bit of time talking about fishing lines lately. In this week’s article, I would like to come back to the subject of lines in order to complete our series.So far we have talked about braided… Read more »

We Remember Those We Have Lost

We Remember Those We Have Lost

Jay Donald Connor BERLIN — Jay Donald Connor, age 89, passed away peacefully, wrapped in the arms of his daughter, on Saturday, Aug. 6, 2011. He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Gretchen Connor. Born in Baltimore on April 5, 1922, he was the middle child of the late William and Eleanor Connor…. Read more »

A Week In Business

A Week In Business

Bankers School GraduationSALISBURY — Edward M. Thomas, president and CEO of The Bank of Delmarva, announced the recent graduation of Tim S. Boston from Maryland Bankers School, held for three years on an annual basis by the Maryland Bankers Association at the University of Maryland, College Park.Upcoming bank executives are educated by some of the… Read more »

Worcester County GOLD Provides School Supplies For Less-fourtunate

Worcester County GOLD Provides School Supplies For Less-fourtunate

Worcester County GOLD (Giving Other Lives Dignity), Inc. is in the midst of its 15th back-to-school project providing school supplies to less-fortunate children. Last year, GOLD’s sponsors helped 535 children return to school with all necessary grade-appropriate supplies. At the present time, however, GOLD has approximately 220 children who have been referred for help but… Read more »