The General Levin Winder Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) recently welcomed Natalie Bloodsworth as a new member, during a luncheon meeting at the Atlantic Hotel. Regent Gail Weldin and Chaplain Barbara Rusko administered the oath of membership.
Former real estate agents and employees of Moore, Warfield and Glick Realtors held a reunion at BJ’s on The Water in Ocean City to reminisce and renew old friendships. Pictured, from left, are Sen. Jim Mathias, Kathy Panco, Lauren Glick, Christine Glick, Bruce Moore, Peggy Warfield, County Commissioner Bud Church, and Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan…. Read more »
More than 150 volunteers from the Retired and Senior Volunteer Program at MAC, Inc., were honored at a recent luncheon. The 2018 Volunteer of the Year award was presented to Eleanor Braxton of Princess Anne. Braxton logged more than 550 hours during the past year, calling and visiting shut-ins, serving at the Lower Shore Homeless Shelter,… Read more »
Lower Shore CASA, a division of Worcester Youth and Family Counseling Services, has announced the appointment of three new Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASAs), to the program. CASA volunteers advocate for children who have been abused or neglected and who, through no fault of their own, end up in the court system. Pictured, from left,… Read more »
After the devastation of Hurricane Maria, the Alpha Delta Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International and the Builder’s Club from Stephen Decatur Middle School adopted a school in Puerto Rico to help defray cost of a new copy machine. Several fundraisers were held during the 2017-2018 school year to raise money. This summer Mary… Read more »
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City held its annual Installation Ceremonies at Lighthouse Sound this month. The president’s gavel was passed from now Past-President Ralph Chinn, Left, to new President Dick Clagett, in a ceremony performed by new Division 5 Lt. Governor Robin Marks. Additionally, the Kiwanian of the Year Award was presented… Read more »
The Worcester County Arts Council hosted the “Women in the Arts” celebration on Oct. 10 at the Berlin library. The event included an art exhibit by Berlin female artists and performances by the Delmarva Chorus and the Ocean Pines Children’s Theatre. Performing songs during the event were students Alana Troxell, Trista Harner and Corrine Krasner… Read more »
September is Literacy Month, and Showell Elementary was the proud recipient of a monetary donation to buy books. The Literacy Committee of Republican Women of Worcester County has generously gifted $300 to support students. Funds will be used to increase classroom libraries and support the 100 Book Challenge reading program. Pictured, from left, are Kate… Read more »