For the 14th consecutive year, Rotarians of the Rotary Club of Salisbury, The Wicomico Rotary Club and the Salisbury Sunrise Rotary Club took to their bikes at the 2019 Seagull Century as a fundraiser in support of the Salisbury Christian Shelter. A total of $7,525 was raised in pledges for the ride. District Governor Bill… Read more »
Family and friends of the late Worcester County Sheriff’s Office Deputy 1st Class Brian K. Heller recently presented a check for $4,300 for the endowed scholarship in his name, which benefits Wor-Wic Community College criminal justice students from Worcester, Wicomico or Somerset County. Pictured, from left, are Dr. Ray Hoy, president of Wor-Wic Community College;… Read more »
The Board of Directors for Worcester County GOLD, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization providing emergency assistance for Worcester County residents in times of crisis, has elected three new members. Pictured, from left, are Amanda Kiesewetter, CPA with Bergey & Company, P.A.; Caleb Miller, branch manager and business development officer for Bank of Ocean City/Ocean Pines branch;… Read more »
The late Anna Foultz’s last campaign was the “Holiday Gifts For Soldiers” that her late husband Carl Foultz started recently wrapped up. After her passing, members of the Star Charities carried out the effort. Star Charities club members Mike and Mary Evans, Barbara and Paul Mazzei, Barb Peletier, Larry Walton, Dan Peletier Sue and John… Read more »
The General Levin Winder Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) gathered at the Berlin Library to make fleece blankets for Coastal Hospice “We Honor Veterans” program. Pictured, from left, are Barbara May, Darlene Stevens, Karen Smith, Vera Gervoc, Gail Weldin, Barbara Rusko, Janet Simpson, Pat Arata, Connie Duke and Susan DeGroft. Submitted Photos
After hearing a presentation on the organization, First Presbyterian Church of Ocean City Pastor Dan McKenty presented Hope 4 Recovery House’s Tish Ottey with a $2,500 donation from the New Castle Presbytery Ignite Grant. Deacon Sarah Dypsky also provided Iris bulbs from church gardens for the men to plant at Hope 4 Recovery house.
Members of Girl Scout Troop 812 of Berlin are pictured at The Northern Worcester County Senior Center with the CD library they created and donated as part of their Girl Scout Silver Service Project. Pictured, from left, are Chloe Beall, Evelyn Walsh, Emery Busko, Summer Brenner, Julia Kozma, Paula Magathan, Summer Banks and Adrienne Kozma.
Sunset Grille’s annual Pink Party, in honor of Hope Palmer, donated $6,010 of the proceeds from the event to the John H. “Jack” Burbage, Jr. Regional Cancer Care Center and the Atlantic General Campaign for the Future. Pictured, from left, are Michael Franklin president and CEO of AGH; Buddy Trala, Sunset Grille; Palmer; Burbage, past… Read more »
The Ocean City Lions Club recently donated $1,500 to the Lions Vision Research Foundation. Pictured are Lion Dr. Kevin Darcey, Snow Hill Elementary School student Rylee Miller, District Governor John Lawrence and OC Lions President John Topfer. Miller spoke about her experiences and help from the club.