Members of the Appalachia Service Project Youth Mission Team recently held a Pancake Supper at Community Church. Proceeds from the event will help to fund the team’s trip to Kentucky in June. The group will repair homes in the Appalachia area in order to make them warmer, drier, and safer for residents. Above, Gavin Townsend,… Read more »
Twisters Gymnastics recently hosted the Mason Dixon League’s 3rd Annual Sweet Treat Meet. The Twister gymnasts had an amazing competition producing two all-around champions, Serena Michnick and Chelsea Smith. In addition to her championship performance, Smith broke three high score records for Level C (vault, beam, and all-around). Alexis Kent topped the Level C floor… Read more »
The Art League of Ocean City awarded prizes for its February Show “A Moment in Time” at its First Friday Reception. Award winners were first place, Sonia Hunt “Feeding Time,” second place, Dave Ganoe “Out West,” third place, Dorothy Harrison Braun “Ford Truck,” and honorable mentions, Barbara Hager “Waiting for the Cut,” Chris Ecker “On… Read more »
The Federated Garden Clubs of Maryland recently visited the Thomas V. Mike Miller, Jr. Senate Building in Annapolis to brief legislators on the organization’s agenda for the coming year and to tout its project in the last year. Above with State Senator Lowell Stoltzfus are Bozy Markiewicz, past president of the Worcester County Garden Club… Read more »
The Ocean City Knights of Columbus recently sponsored its yearly “Keep Christ in Christmas” Poster Contest with 166 students participating. The winners received a $50 savings bond presented by Rev. Richard Smith of St. Luke’s. The winning students were Alexis Martinenza, Anastasia Nosal and Madelyn Crimmins. They are pictured above with Chairman John McDermott and… Read more »
The Ocean City Lions Club recently honored Lion Wayne Cannon with the prestigious “Lion of the Year” award in recognition of his outstanding service, loyalty and devotion to Lionism. The award was given to Cannon for his efforts in helping to establish the Ocean City-Berlin Leo Club at Stephen Decatur High School. The Leo Club… Read more »
The medical staff at Atlantic General Hospital recently elected new officers for 2008-2009. From left: Edwin T. Castaneda, MD, FACP, chief of staff; Eric B. Bontempo, DO, vice-chief of staff; Thomas D. Beck, DO, chief, Department of Surgery; Jeffrey A. Matzoni, DO, Chief, department of medicine.
Rhonda Pilarski, Darla Ostrander, Amy Jones and Terri Hedges, stylists at Headlines Salon in Ocean Pines, recently completed an advanced education course. The four-day seninar was held Jan. 13-16 at the Tigi Academy in New York City.
The Barrett car dealerships recently made a donation to the Appalachia Service Project (ASP), a youth mission trip that helps to rebuild homes in the poverty-stricken areas of Appalachia. The local mission trip is sponsored by the Community Church at Ocean Pines and will send a group of youth and adults to Kentucky in June…. Read more »
The Ocean Pines Garden Club recently held its January meeting at the Lighthouse Sound restaurant. The installation of the 2008 officers took place. They are, from left, Co-Vice President Margaret Lamphier, Co-Vice President Carolyn Henglein, Recording Secretary Carol Hornak, Outgoing President Ann Lutz, President-elect Darlene Musitano, Treasurer Barbara Ferger, and Corresponding Secretary Marian Bickerstaff.