Despite a challenging year, A Perfect Face Day Spa was still able to hold a successful Pamper for Charity fundraiser for the 24th year. Above, owner Carol Withers presents a $5,000 check to the American Cancer Society’s Mary Bellis. Withers thanked her customers and the supportive community who made the fundraiser a success. Submitted Photos
Hope4Recovery Executive Director Brandon O’Brien spoke to the Ocean City Lions Club about recovery and the role recovery houses play in successful long-term sobriety. Since its opening in October 2018, Hope4Recovery has served 87 men. Pictured, from left, are Lions 1st Vice President Scott Stark, O’Brien, Lions President Mike Hooper and 2nd Vice President Bill Christmas.
Local Boy Scout troops sponsored by the Ocean City American Legion Post 166 conducted a ceremonial burning of worn flags last month at the Worcester County Veterans Memorial with help of the Ocean Pines Fire Department. Above, Pack 261 Cub Master Joe Coleman, left, and Bruce Traver, Bear Den Leader of Pack 261, right, look… Read more »
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City have been busy collecting items for its annual toy and coat drive for the holidays. Two Wednesdays of donations at the Ocean Pines Community Center have filled two large SUVs each week. All the toys are delivered to Worcester GOLD (Giving Other Lives Dignity) in Snow Hill to… Read more »
The latest painted utility box completed under the Ocean City Development Corporation’s Public Art Program has been painted in downtown Ocean City by artist Jessica Schlegel of the Art League of Ocean City. This public art project is sponsored by Bruce Krasner of T-Shirt Factory and is located on S. Philadelphia Avenue just south of… Read more »
The General Levin Winder Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) welcomed member Jane Bunting’s daughter Beth Sise as a new member during a meeting celebrating Veterans Day at the Ocean Pines White Horse Park pavilion. Regent Gail Weldin and Chaplain Barbara Rusko administered the oath of membership. Pictured, from left, are Bunting,… Read more »
The First State Detachment 686 of the Marine Corps League presented a Certificate of Appreciation to the Ocean City American Legion Post 166 Color Guard for its sponsorship and presentation of the colors during the Semper Fi Bike Ride. Above, Color Guard members Johan Nyqvist and Glen Reely, left, and Manny Perez, far right, received… Read more »
The Ocean Pines Ladies Golf Association and the Ocean Pines Men’s Golf Association held their annual Pink Lady Golf Tournament at the Ocean Pines Golf & Country Club in October to raise money for the Eunice Q. Sorin Women’s Diagnostic Center at Atlantic General Hospital (AGH). The $2,310 raised will help provide mammograms for patients… Read more »
Pictured at last weekend’s car parade over Halloween were the Kiwanis Club’s entry featuring members who walked with the classic corvette. Pictured, from left, are Tom Southwell, Carolyn “K-Duck” Dryzga, President Steve Cohen, Shelley Cohen, car owner Mike Riordan, Barbara Southwell and Diane Sparzak.