Alan Lee, 13 year director of the Lower Shore Chapter of the American Red Cross, was honored at a surprise retirement dinner and roast recently at Reflections. Lee was surprised by many friends and family members at the event. Above, Lee is pictured blowing out candles on a cake during the first-class sendoff.
The General Levin Winder Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently visited with veterans at The Arbor at Ocean Pines in observance of Veterans Day. Seated, from left, are Veterans EP Chmielewski, Bob Massey, William Harris, John Spurrier and Will Russell. Standing, from left, are DAR members Pat Arata, Sue Mallory, Jacqueline Spurrier,… Read more »
Kay Hoyle of Ocean Pines has won the Art League of Ocean City scholarship raffle. The prize is David Orlando Bunting’s oil painting, “The Avondale,” representing Baltimore Avenue and Talbot Street in downtown Ocean City circa 1925. It is from a postcard of that era. Raffle proceeds support the annual scholarship fund. The ALOC presents… Read more »
The Woman’s Club of Ocean City recently presented a check for $5,000 to be used for the new Ocean City branch of the Worcester County Library. Pictured, from left, are Carlyn McMullen, club past president; Ocean City Head Librarian Andrewa Schlottman; County Library Director Mark Thomas; Gloria Bassich, club president; and Diana Ripple, club vice… Read more »
Women Supporting Women (WSW), a nonprofit organization that provides support and resources for breast cancer survivors, is currently conducting a campaign to raise funds for the group’s endowment fund at the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES). Richard Van Gelder and his sister, Pamela M. Niemiec, gave the initial gift that established the Women… Read more »
Dr. Lawrence Michnick, middle, and Dr. Geoffrey Robbins, right, owners of Atlantic Dental Cosmetic & Family Dentistry in West Ocean City, present a check for $2,500 to Stephanie Meehan, chairperson of the Holiday Wrappings Committee. The donation will aid in the crusade against cancer and directly benefit the American Cancer Society’s annual “Holiday Wrappings” Luncheon,… Read more »
Friends and supporters joined at Carrabba’s in West Ocean City for an Italian feast hosted by Adam Osborne and the staff of Carrabba’s Italian Grill. The luncheon was a fundraiser for the Volunteers in Mission Team of Community Church at Ocean Pines. The group will travel to Mississippi in January to repair homes that remain… Read more »
The employees of Atlantic/Smith, Cropper & Deeley participated in the Lee National Denim Day on Friday, Oct. 5. Each year millions of people come together nationwide to wear denim and donate $5.This is one of the largest single-day fundraisers, raising more than $66 million in the past 11 years for breast cancer.
Members Susan and Joe Ferster recently gave a presentation about a recent medical trip they look to Peru at a meeting of the Ocean City Aviation Association. They are part of a team that introduced medical services and educational opportunities to people living in the mountains of Peru. Above, the couple is thanked for the… Read more »
Berlin Mayor Tom Cardinale recently visited Jessie Fassett on the occasion of her 100th birthday at the Berlin Nursing Home. The mayor presented Fassett with a proclamation honoring the local woman’s special occasion.