Mona Smith’s second-grade class

Mona Smith’s second-grade class stands in front of a Gingerbread House built by the students in her class. Students volunteered their recess time to work on the house. This project was part of a lesson that was taught by Stephen Decatur High School Students for Habitat for Humanity. The lesson was about poverty and housing… Read more »

Worcester Prep

During American Book Week Worcester Prep Lower School students dressed up as characters from their favorite books. Having fun as book characters are second graders James Mathias, Ocean City; Reid Odachowski, Ocean City; Kasey Clayland, Ocean City; Cameron Langeler, Salisbury; and Rachael Weidman, Dagsboro.

Things I Like

Things I Like

Patrick Henry’s work Passionate teachers The smell of the house after a good clean The Chili Cookoff at the Greene Turtle West Leaving the doctor’s office Living a short walk from the Berlin Christmas parade Driving along Route 376 (Assateague Road) Sleeping with down pillows When the heat can be turned off this time of… Read more »

Things We Like

Things We Like

The end of dylight saving A school delay The sound of the ocean Children getting off the school bus Sunday brunch at the Marlin Moon Early-morning Mass A phone call from a friend The smell of hot chocolate A kiss from my granddaughter An early-morning snow The beginning of daylight saving By Pat Trageser 

Local Girl Scout Troop 724

Local Girl Scout Troop 724 would like to thank all those who participated in its Thanksgiving Food Drive. Pictured is Girl Scout Ashley Atkins with brother Brian who along with Troop 724 collected over 250 food items from the Glen Riddle and Oyster Harbor area. The food was distributed to needy families in Worcester County.

Ocean City Elementary

Ocean City Elementary School fourth grade students Hailey Williams and Hailee Phillips, Worcester County Commissioner Bud Church and Ali Bernard donated money to the school’s recent Humane Society fundraiser to help homeless animals.  

Berlin Intermediate School

Sally Custodio, physical education teacher at Berlin Intermediate School, leads the cast of “T’was the Night Before Christmas” in one of its last full rehearsals before their opening show.  Susan Pantone helps direct from the sidelines. Students in 4th, 5th and 6th grade will be presenting their show to the students and staff of Berlin… Read more »

Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School

Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School’s Intermediate Pod (second-fifth grades), celebrated Thanksgiving with a prayer service and a feast cooked by their teachers. Students reflected on what they were thankful for during the past year. Pictured, from left, are Justin Venasco’s 4th grade students, Noelle Hodak and Ramon Murillo.

Ocean City Elementary

The children in Sheri Brueckner’s kindergarten class at Ocean City Elementary School gave descriptive speeches for their parents and classmates on Friday, Nov. 16, during American Education Week. Above, Spiro Papasava describes how he broke a board in half and got a different color belt in karate.