Berlin Intermediate Sixth Graders Use Sand Dollars As Part Of The Positive Behavior Intervention Support Program Incentive

Berlin Intermediate sixth grade student Yami Portela turned in sand dollars as part of the Positive Behavior Intervention Support program incentive. She spent time in Melissa Vit’s class assisting students during a fifth grade social studies webquest about the Jamestown Colony. She is pictured helping fifth grader Judah Ponds navigate through the webquest.

Wicomico Retired Education Personnel Members Man Information Booth At Wicomico County Board Of Ed Health Fair

Members of the Wicomico Retired Education Personnel (WREP) manned an information booth at the Wicomico County Board of Education’s health fair held on Oct. 20 at James M. Bennett High School. WREP is a chapter of the Maryland Retired School Personnel Association and offers fellowship and benefits to retired staff of Wicomico County Schools. Pictured are… Read more »

SD High School Inducts New National English Honor Society Members

Fifteen Stephen Decatur High School students were recently inducted into the National English Honor Society (NEHS) this fall. The NEHS has many service campaigns including holding an annual book drive, managing the school’s writing center and partnering with local elementary schools for reading projects. Pictured, back from left, are Mia Dill, Madilyn Ortega, Jeff Helvig,… Read more »

SD National Honor Society Members Provide Landscaping Improvements At The Berlin Park

A motivated group of Stephen Decatur High School National Honor Society students on Oct. 28 raked leaves, pulled weeds, trimmed bushes, and provided some landscaping improvements at the Berlin park. Pictured, back from left, are Hayden Zaiser, Conor Boyle, Brandon Yusuf, Parker Wheeler, Shane Cioccio, Kyle Jarmon and Preston Whittaker; and, front, Diamond Rounds, Alexis… Read more »

Things To Do Around Town – November 17, 2017

Every Friday: FORGE Youth And Family Meetings 6:30-8:30 p.m. House of Mercy Sanctuary, behind House of Mercy Thrift Shop, Route 113, Selbyville. Small meal, music, games and life lessons. All are welcome. 443-513-1048. Every 1st Friday: Star Charities Volunteers Meet 10 a.m., Ocean Pines Library. 410-641-7667. Every 2nd Friday: Food Pantry New Bethel United Methodist… Read more »

Ocean City Lions Club Presents Check To Ocean City Museum Society To Support Storm Warriors 5K

Jeff Quillin of the Ocean City Lions Club presented a check to the Ocean City Museum Society in support of its Storm Warriors 5K held Saturday on the Boardwalk. Nearly 150 runners and walkers braved the chilly morning. Accepting the check, from left, are Museum curator Sandy Hurley, Society Board member Tom Wimbrow and Society President… Read more »

Cops And Courts – November 17, 2017

Teacher Charged With Heroin Distribution SALISBURY — A Parkside High School teacher has been arrested and charged with distributing heroin on school property. Monica Snee, 51, a special education teacher at Parkside, was charged by the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office on Tuesday with possession of heroin, possession with intent to distribute heroin and distribution of… Read more »

Open Houses Of The Week – November 17, 2017

OCEAN CITY 1111 Edgewater Ave Fri-Mon 10-4 New Construction Direct Waterfront Boats slips available Furnished 3BR/2.5BA Peck Miller Coldwell Banker 443-880-2341 WEST OCEAN CITY West Harbor Village Old Bridge Rd/Rt 707 Sat & Sun 11–5 New Construction Townhomes and Single Family Homes Harbor Homes 443-366-2814 WEST OCEAN CITY Villas at Inlet Isle Daily 11-3 Waterfront… Read more »

A Week In Business – November 17, 2017

October Market Recap BERLIN – The local real estate market is seeing increased pending contracts and home prices compared to last year, according to the latest numbers from the Coastal Association of REALTORS® (CAR). October saw a 29.7 percent jump in single family home and condominium contracts compared to the same time last year in… Read more »