The Marlin Club Crew of OC, Inc. recently donated a total of $15,000 in scholarships to local graduates who exemplified excellence in both scholastic and community activities. The raising of funds for scholarships is the primary goal of club organization, and the team struggled through the pandemic to still be able to meet those goals… Read more »
Oct. 1 begins the new year for all of Kiwanis International, meaning new leadership takes the helm. The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City installed its new officers on Sept. 29 with a luncheon. Incoming President Tim Lund accepted the gavel from outgoing President Steve Cohen. Officers installed were, from left, Board member Dick Clagett,… Read more »
The Ocean City Surf Club donated food and beverages to the Ocean City Police Department and supporting law enforcement agencies to express appreciation for their service to the community. Above, Surf Club President Tommy Vach and club Environmental Chairperson Effie Cox are pictured with representatives of the Ocean City Police Department.
The Ocean City-Berlin Rotary Club recently installed officers for the 2021-2022 Rotary year. Pictured, from left, are Dr. Larry Michnick, secretary; Margaret Mudron, treasurer; Frank Baker, sergeant at arms; and Brian Shockley, president. The club meets every other week at the Residence Inn in the Marriott Hotel in Ocean City. For more information or meeting… Read more »
The initiation on Saturday, Sept. 25 was among the largest class of new members to Ocean City Elks Lodge 2645. Fifty-one members joined the lodge. The new members enjoyed the social quarters after the induction and several have volunteered either to be a greeter at the front door or to be a server when we… Read more »
Until its meeting last week, the Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City didn’t know much about the TOPSoccer program. Every spring and fall River Soccer Club holds a weekly TOPSoccer program allowing players with disabilities to participate in a modified soccer activity with their peers. The players are assisted by volunteers from local high schools… Read more »
During their September 7, 2021 meeting, the Worcester County Commissioners honored Budget Officer Kathy Whited, who will retire later this month following a 23-year career with Worcester County Government (WCG). She is pictured above with a commendation from the county presented by Commissioner Chip Bertino. Whited began her career as an accounting clerk in the… Read more »
The Sons of the American Legion Squad 166 held the drawing for the raffle of an all-day fishing trip and $400 gift card this month. The trip was for six fishermen on the Wrecker Sportfishing Vessel with Captain Jeremy. Captain Jeremy and SAL Commander Joe Verdura pulled the ticket out of the wheel and announced… Read more »
The Ocean City-Berlin Rotary Club recently installed new member Jennifer Bodnar into the Club. Pictured, from left, are Immediate Past President Cliff Berg, Past District Governor Bill Ferguson, Bodnar and Club President Brian Shockley. The Club meets every other Wednesday at the Residence Inn, in the Marriott Hotel.
The Ocean City-Berlin Rotary Club presented scholarships to four Worcester County high school students. Pictured, from left, are Steve Gragert, Scholarship Committee; Nancy Bradford, Scholarship Chair; scholarship students Maeve Donahue, Trent Ortega, Joseph Serpe and Silas Cascio; and Rotary Club President Cliff Berg.