Claudia Nagle, left, executive director of Diakonia, and Bruce Bright, United Way Board member and Community Investment Chairman, celebrate United Way’s record breaking funding announcement of $1,274,850 for local programs and services helping the less fortunate in our community.
Roseann Bridgman, president of the Worcester County Veterans Memorial, accepts a golf tournament sponsorship check from Marie Gilmore and India Bandorick of the O.C. Parrot Head Club. The second annual tournament to benefit the memorial will be held on Sept. 17.
The Ocean City Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation presents a check of $1,000 to the Stephen Decatur High School Communication Arts Department for its efforts in producing the 2008 “footprints ” public service announcement. The “clean beach” message can been seen all summer on the Resort Video Guide and national networks such as TNN, Nick,… Read more »
The 31st Annual Arts and Crafts Festival, sponsored by the Pine’eer Craft Club, will be held Saturday Aug. 2 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at White Horse Park in Ocean Pines. Approximately 150 artisans from various states will participate, many of which have been coming for years. Preparing for the event recently were Bertha… Read more »
Thanks to a partnership with the Wicomico County Core Services Agency, three members of the Board of Directors of The Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention Program (YRSPP) recently attended a seminar in Tennessee to be trained as facilitators of Survivors Of Suicide support groups, which are for those who have been left behind to deal with… Read more »
Temple Bat Yam Founding Rabbi Richard “Dick” Sternberger, in town to celebrate the arrival of the congregation’s new rabbi, is picutred with Rabbi Susan Warshaw before Friday night services on July 18. Submitted Photos
Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club President Stan Kahn presents Rotary Club District Governor Cam Yorkston from Wilmington, Del. with a print of an original painting of the Ocean City Boardwalk by Lou Ann Grim during the July 16 meeting at the Carousel Resort Hotel and Condominiums.
The Ocean City Surfrider Foundation, represented by Shelly Dawson, presented a photo plaque of the new Route 50 Bridge billboard, “Please Leave Only Your Footprints,” as a thank you gift for their partnership in bringing the effort to completion.
Roseann Bridgman, president of the Worcester County Veterans Memorial Foundation, presents a certificate of appreciation to members of the Ocean Pines Garden Club who maintain the gardens at the memorial site. Pictured, from left, are Sharyn O’Hare, Mrs. Bridgman, Carolyn Henglein, Fran Maier, Mary Loeloff and Jean Katzer. Submitted Photos
A two-hour voter registration was held in front of the Berlin WalMart on July 11 to distribute voter registration forms and encourage all citizens to register. Pictured above are Republican Women of Worcester County members Irene Ruscigno, first vice president; Joan Schaefer, hospitality; and Ann Lutz, president.