The Katrina Mission Team of the Community Church is sponsoring a luncheon at Carabba’s Italian Grill on Route 50 in West Ocean City on Saturday, Oct. 27 with seatings at 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Tickets cost $12 per person. Proceeds will help the Mission Team return to Gulfport, Miss. in January to work on… Read more »
A meeting was recently held at Seacrets for the committee of the American Cancer Society to organize “Holiday Wrappings,” an annual event to be held on Tuesday, Dec. 4. Pictured, first row from left, are Jackie Friedman, Elaine Jacobs, Michelle Robbins, Cheryl Taustin, Cathy Donovan, Marcia Hirsch and Karen Cramer; second row, form left, Christine… Read more »
The Ocean Pines Anglers Club recently held its annual dinner at the Yacht Club in Ocean Pines. About 100 members and guests enjoyed an evening of camaraderie and dining while listening to the music of Tommy Edwards. A plaque was presented to Ocean City/Berlin Optimist President Steve Acton in recognition of that club’s support of… Read more »
Winder Keating, center, of Annapolis prepares to cut a “birthday” cake in honor of his great, great, great grandfather when the General Levin Winder Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution commemorated the 250th anniversary of the birth of its namesake last month. Joining him are, from left, Chapter Regent Sue Mallory, guest speaker Tom… Read more »
The Art League of Ocean City awarded prizes for the October exhibit at its First Friday reception on Oct. 5. Pictured, from left, are Paige Ruby, honorable mention; Eithne Graziano, third place; Richard Mathews, second place; Robert Heron, honorable mention; and Chris Ecker, honorable mention. First prize went to Denise Russell, not pictured. The exhibit… Read more »
Berlin Mayor Tom Cardinale is pictured cutting the Ocean Pines Area Chamber of Commerce ribbon as chamber representatives join the owners and employees of Coastal Drug Center. The new business is located at the entrance to Atlantic General Hospital off Old Ocean City Bvld.
After the October Worcester County Garden Club meeting, a demonstration of various grasses was presented by Peg Clements of Sea Bright Garden in Bishopville. Clements discussed what will grow well in this area with club members.
Friends of the Ocean Pines Library sponsored a trip to the National Book Festival held on the Mall in Washington, DC last Saturday. More than 70 authors shared their experiences, read from their work and autographed their books. Michael Beschloss, Ken Burns, Jodi Picoult, Joyce Carol Oates, Martha Raddatz, David Baldacci, Michael Oren and David… Read more »
Atlantic/Smith, Cropper & Deeley Insurance Brokers recently presented to Willards Elementary School needed supplies collected by the staff for the school’s supply drive. Pictured, from left, are TeresaStout, agent of A/SCD; Debbie Simpkins, second grade teacher; Cristin Eurice, first grade teacher; Regina Rando, Principal; Laura Bren, president of A/SCD, and Patti Cooley, first grade teacher.
The Pine Steppers Square Dance Club is welcoming new dancers at its ‘First Nighter Dance’ at the Ocean Pines Community Hall. Square Dance lessons will began last week and continue weekly on Wednesday nights at 7 p.m. If you are interested in learning the square dance calls, contact Joe and Jacque Hunter at 410-208-6331.