Worcester Prep Fourth Graders Places Second In Steinway And Sons Washington Piano Cometition

Worcester Prep fourth grader Danielle Carr placed second in the 9-10 year old Division of the Steinway & Sons Washington Piano Competition in March. This was a highly competitive competition with more than 200 skilled pianists vying for a top position. Carr, pictured, and the 11 other competition winners performed a Chopin Concert Showcase at… Read more »

Ocean City/Berlin Leo Club Elect New Officers

The Ocean City/Berlin Leo Club elected new officers for the 2017/2018 year. The Leo Club is a youth group sponsored by the Ocean City Lions Club and is based at Stephen Decatur High School in Berlin. Pictured, from left, are Treasurer Logan Townsend, President Kennedy Duke, Vice President Hattie Brous and Secretary Hallie Friedman.

Annual Students Thrive On Achievement And Recognition Ceremony Held At SD High School

Stephen Decatur High School students Daletez Smith, left, and Michael Hardy pose with Principal Tom Zimmer during the annual Students Thrive on Achievement and Recognition (STAR) recognition ceremony. Students earn STAR status by demonstrating significant academic improvement and the principles of the Decatur Way: pride, achievement, respect and responsibility. The Berlin-Ocean City Optimists sponsor the… Read more »

Berlin Intermediate School’s Kiwanis Builder’s Club Make Blankets To Donate To Diakonia

Berlin Intermediate School’s Kiwanis Builder’s Club made 25 blankets to donate to the residents of Diakonia on Mother’s and Father’s Day.  Above, Diakonia’s Anna O’Neill, Builder’s Club advisor Lynne McAllorum, BIS Kiwanis Club’s Faculty advisor Jane Slotter, and students Tabitha Glenn, Barbara Hartman, Nathan Niessner, Chase Ponton, Jayden Rivera, Bryan Saucedo-Castro and Chloe Waggoner are… Read more »

Things I Like – May 12, 2017

Warm weekends Grocery shopping when the store is not busy That all things are cyclical When there are no bills in the day’s mail My kids’ artwork coming home from school Watching a puppy run New shoes that feel like they’re old Well-deserved retirements The fidget spinner craze Eating out on Cinco de Mayo The… Read more »