Obituaries – January 17, 2020

Lawrence John Jock, Jr.OCEAN CITY — Lawrence John Jock, Jr., (affectionately known as Big Larry), age 58, of Ocean City, died suddenly on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020.He was born in Camden, N.J. and was the son of Maureen (Kelly) Jock and the late Lawrence John Jock, Sr.Larry graduated from Kean University in Union, N.J. where… Read more »

Wor-Wic Holds Adult Education Graduation Ceremony

Wor-Wic Holds Adult Education Graduation Ceremony

Wor-Wic Community College recently held a graduation ceremony for area residents who earned their high school diplomas through the adult education services offered by the college. Participating in the ceremony were front, from left, Rose Cartwright, Norma Higginbotham, Evette King-Palmer and Teresa Mansfield of Salisbury; second row, Jennifer Raab and Megan Tinsmith of Delmar, Rochelle… Read more »

Sons & Daughters Of Italy Choose 2019 Distinguished Citizen Of The Year Award Recipients

Sons & Daughters Of Italy Choose 2019 Distinguished Citizen Of The Year Award Recipients

The Ocean City Lodge of the Sons and Daughters of Italy has awarded its 2019 Distinguished Citizens of the Year award to Sal and Mary Castorina of Frankford, Del. The couple was honored for years of significant contributions to the local community, including mentoring students, providing food for needy families and local food pantries and… Read more »

Worcester NAACP President Receives Citizen Of The Year Award

Worcester NAACP President Receives Citizen Of The Year Award

Worcester County NAACP President Ivory Smith, right, received the 2019 Citizen of the Year Award from Omega Psi Pi Fraternity Inc. He is pictured with Dawn LaRue-White, University of Maryland Eastern Shore Chapter, who nominated Smith. Smith is active in his community as president of both the Worcester NAACP and Worcester County Classified Employees. He is… Read more »