Long and Foster Real Estate, located in the Odachowski Plaza on Route 50 in West Ocean City, is offering local artists the opportunity to display their work on the third Tuesday of each month. Above, Joan Ferger and Myrna Wright of Long and Foster join Anthony Grasso of Tutti Gusti who catered the first event…. Read more »
Ocean City Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation recently added its support to the Eastern Surfing Association Delmarva District’s (ESA) mission for clean beaches. The chapter donated to the “Please Leave Only Your Footprints” campaign. Pictured, from left, are Surfider Foundation’s Shelly Dawson, ESA’s Chris Vaxmonsky, Surfrider Foundation’s Terry Steimer and ESA’s Art Baltrotsky. Submitted Photos
Last Saturday, along with the Todd and McLaughlin families, the Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City was instrumental in a successful ALS Foundation Fundraiser held at the Merry Sherwood Plantation. Above, Worcester County Delegate Jim Mathias and Ocean Pines Police Chief David Massey take a moment from auctioneer and bidding duties to pose with… Read more »
The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City held its annual Italian dinner fundraiser at DeNovo’s Trattoria last Sunday. Pictured, from left, are volunteer servers Ray Pugh, Bev Pugh, President Ed Schaefer, Ralph Chin and Steve Rosen, back.
Diakonia Executive Director Claudia Nagle was recently named the recipient of the Ancient Order of Hibernians Public Service Award. She is flanked by Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan, president of the Delmarva Irish American Club, Vice President of the Ancient Order of Hibernians Tim Connolly and Pat Mooney during the 14th Annual St. Patrick’s Day… Read more »
Vice President Charlotte Montgomery, right, representing the members of the Ocean City Lioness Club, recently presented 18 new diaper bags filled with necessities for a new baby to Agape Director Leigh Sandifer. For the last two years, the Ocean City Lioness have enjoyed filling the diaper bags knowing that some new baby would get off… Read more »
A number of local men volunteer their boats and time to the Believe in Tomorrow Children’s House by the Sea Program. The volunteers provide critically ill children, and their families, with an excursion around the waters of Ocean City to fish or sightsee. Pictured, from left, are Budd Heim, Charlie Herpen, John Henglein, Bill Bundy, Jim Ludden,… Read more »
Maryland’s Most Beautiful People Annual Volunteer Dinner honored the Community Church of Ocean Pines’ The Shepherd’s Nook at an Ocean Pines Yacht Club ceremony last month. The Shepherd’s Nook was one of 38 groups selected from 300 groups statewide to be recognized by the governor during Volunteer Appreciation Week in Annapolis. The nomination was made… Read more »
The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) has awarded a $5,849 Community Needs grant to Atlantic General Hospital for the purchase of equipment for Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) training. Above, from left, Bonnie Mannion, RN and AGH Education Manager, and Erica Joseph, CFES Program Officer, watch Barbara Frazier, RRT and ACLS instructor, demonstrate… Read more »
A number of locals were honored at the Worcester County Commission for Women’s History Month Luncheon recently. Among those receiving the Women of Tomorrow Awards were, pictured with commission member Marge Sebour,, front, Diana Vogel and Yanneth Rodrigues and, back, Megan Lawton, Claire Klingenberg and Sara Welch.