Things I Like – January 25, 2019

Hearing a howling wind outside from bedNot having to rush in the morningThat Piaza has gluten- and dairy-free pizzaGetting a check from my health insurance providerPhotos of a snow-covered BoardwalkHeated floors in a bathroomWhen a phone call works in place of a meetingWatching young athletes improvePlaces where wind chill is not a concernSmall steamed clamsReading… Read more »

A Week In Business – January 25, 2019

Atlantic General Hospital and Health System recently held an open house and ribbon cutting for the opening of Atlantic General Orthopedic Surgery, the practice of orthopedic surgeon Sean Hooker, MD. Hooker specializes in shoulder, hip and knee replacements, rotator cuff repairs and sports medicine procedures. Photo by Jeanette DeskiewiczxxDistillery HonoredOCEAN CITY — Seacrets Distilling Company… Read more »

Students Announcements – January 25, 2019

The following represents a collection of press releases reporting on the achievements of local students. Moravian College named 732 students to the Dean’s Honor List for the Fall 2018 semester including Katie Boyle from Berlin. Students who carry three or more course units during the fall or spring term and attain a GPA for the… Read more »

Community Foundation Of Eastern Shore Awards AGH $1,000 Mini-Grant

Community Foundation Of Eastern Shore Awards AGH $1,000 Mini-Grant

The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) has awarded Atlantic General Hospital (AGH) a $1,000 mini-grant. The purpose of the grant is to provide one-time assistance for transportation home for patients who qualify after receiving treatment in AGH’s emergency room.  Pictured, from left, are Chuck Gizara, director of integrated care management at AGH; Bett… Read more »

Things To Do Around Town – January 25, 2019

Things To Do Around Town – January 25, 2019

Every Monday: TOPS Meeting 5:30-6:30 p.m. Atlantic General Hospital, Berlin. Take Off Pounds Sensibly is a support group promoting weight loss and maintaining a healthy lifestyle.410-641-0157.Every Monday: Delmarva Chorus Meeting 7 p.m. Ocean Pines Community Center. Women of all ages invited to sing with the group. 410-641-6876.Second Monday Of Month: Ocean Pines Camera Club 7… Read more »

Cops And Courts – January 25, 2019

Cops And Courts – January 25, 2019

Charges Filed In WOC CrashWEST OCEAN CITY — An Ocean City man was charged with driving while impaired by a controlled dangerous substance after an early-morning collision on Route 611 in West Ocean City last Wednesday.Around 8:15 a.m. last Wednesday, Maryland State Police troopers responded to a reported motor vehicle collision on southbound Route 611… Read more »

OC Career Firefighters Association Teams Up With OC Elementary School For Operation Warm Project

OC Career Firefighters Association Teams Up With OC Elementary School For Operation Warm Project

Members of the Ocean City Career Firefighters Association teamed up with Ocean City Elementary School for their Operation Warm Project.  This year, Operation Warm, coordinated by firefighter paramedic, Ryan Womer and teacher Kristin Van Kirk, provided 28 brand new coats to students. Pictured with some of the students who received coats are firefighter paramedics Galen Curtis,… Read more »