‘Pinwheels For Prevention’ Added At Pines Entry Gates

BERLIN — Those entering Ocean Pines’ north and south gates last week may have noticed something a little different – a pair of colorful pinwheel gardens.Staff from the Berlin-based Cricket Center planted the gardens last month to help raise awareness for National Child Abuse Prevention Month and the “Pinwheels for Prevention” national campaign.The Cricket Center… Read more »

Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake Held

Annual Bowl For Kids’ Sake Held

OCEAN CITY — Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Eastern Shore (BBBSES) held its annual and longest-running fundraiser, Bowl For Kids’ Sake, on May 2 at the Ocean Lanes Bowling Center on 72nd Street.Shore United Bank and the Ocean City-Berlin Optimist Club each sponsored multiple lanes for this year’s event.Each year, BBBSES hosts this event,… Read more »

Major Donation From Tunises, Hardwire Supports AGH Anniversary

Major Donation From Tunises, Hardwire Supports AGH Anniversary

BERLIN – Atlantic General Hospital Foundation is planning a modified version of its Anniversary Celebration due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The annual celebration is the local hospital’s largest fundraising event of the year, which commemorates its opening in 1993.In lieu of an in-person event, the fundraiser will rely on sponsorships, donations from its invitees, and… Read more »

A Week In Business – May 7, 2021

Cato Supports SchoolsSALISBURY — Hoping to accelerate the careers of kids interested in science, technology, engineering and math, Salisbury-based Cato Gas & Oil Co. has awarded $500 checks to 15 area local schools to support their S.T.E.M (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) programs.“These students are tomorrow’s scientists and engineers, and as an industry, we depend… Read more »

Things To Do Around Town – May 7, 2021

Things To Do Around Town – May 7, 2021

Sundays: Berlin Farmers MarketMain Street will be closed every Sunday through September from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. in downtown Berlin. A producers only market featuring produce, flowers, baked goods, art and homemade products. Free parking.May 7-8: Vaccinations At SpringfestThe Worcester County Health Department will offer COVID-19 vaccine clinics near the food tent at Springfest in the… Read more »

Cops & Courts – May 7, 2021

Cops & Courts – May 7, 2021

First-Degree AssaultOCEAN CITY — An Ocean City man was arrested on first-degree assault and other charges last week after allegedly choking his girlfriend while she was holding an infant during a domestic incident.Around 8 p.m. last Thursday, an Ocean City Police Department (OCPD) officer was dispatched to a residence on Judlee Avenue for a reported… Read more »