The Ladies from the local Shriner’s Auxiliary recently restocked the diaper supply at the Grace Center for Maternal and Women’s Health located in Berlin. Pictured with some of the diapers they delivered are April Lewis, Illustrious Commandress and member Michelle Briddell.
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RWWC Donated to the Grace Center
Recently, several members of the Board of the Republican Women of Worcester County (RWWC) visited the Grace Center for Maternal and Women’s Health in Berlin to present a $500 check to Joann Manole, the center’s executive director. Pictured are Vera Beck, chair of the Caring for America committee, Manole, Sandy Zitzer, president of RWWC, and… Read more »
First State Detachment Marine Corps Rides in St. Patrick’s Parade
During the Ocean City St. Patrick’s Parade, First State Detachment Marine Corps League rode the parade route in their military Humvee pulling their Toys for Tots trailer while also highlighting their charitable mission of supporting the Semper-Fi America’s Fund, and the Believe in Tomorrow Foundation. Left to right, lined up before the parade start are… Read more »
Randy’s Crew Donated to the Worcester County Humane Society
Randy’s Crew recently made its second donation to the Worcester County Humane Society. Pictured from left to right are Kaitlyn Fitzhugh (of the humane society), Jackie Siejack (board member), Gerri Littleton (board member), Randy, and Sandy Summers [humane society]
JA Inspire Held Event at Wicomico Youth & Civic Center
More than 4,500 students from 10 counties visited JA Inspire at the Wicomico Youth & Civic Center last week. The event, which exposes eighth graders to various job opportunities, featured 120 exhibitors from across Delmarva. The Ocean Downs exhibit, which featured retired racehorse Wynnfield Savannah, is pictured.
Harry Ballantyne Sr. Honored by American Legion
Harry Ballantyne Sr. of Selbyville has was honored last month by Ocean City American Legion Post 166, receiving a service award for 50 years of unbroken membership in the national veteran’s organization. With Harry, holding the award, was his wife, Ann, and daughter Karen Edmondson with her husband Steve.
Hudson Behavioral Added New Residential Treatment House
Hudson Behavioral Health has added a new low-intensity (level 3.1) residential treatment house. Located on the east side of Salisbury, this will be Hudson’s sixth level 3.1 house in Maryland. Pictured left to right: Director of Housing Rebecca Kimmons, CAC-AD, Marketing & Community Liaison Alex Pullen, and Treatment Housing Manager Joshua Pippin.
WRSPA Donated to United Way
Wicomico Retired School Personnel Association (WRSPA) contributed $18,756 to the United Way Campaign this year. It was a new record for WRSPA, as last year’s donations totaled $13,000.00.
Optimist Club Welcomed New Members
At a recent dinner meeting, the Ocean City-Berlin Optimist Club welcomed four new members: William Outten, Em Hench, Ron Hamm and Vicki Shrier. President Christina Dolomount-Brown is pictured with Hench.
Kiwanis Club Inducted New Members
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City recently inducted seven new members. Pictured from left to right are John Hanberry, Teri Westbrook, Jose Alverez, Mariana Alverez, Janet Wolfing, Terri Ulman and James Ulman.