The General Levin Winder Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) gathered at the Berlin Library to make fleece blankets for Coastal Hospice “We Honor Veterans” program. Pictured, from left, are Barbara May, Darlene Stevens, Karen Smith, Vera Gervoc, Gail Weldin, Barbara Rusko, Janet Simpson, Pat Arata, Connie Duke and Susan DeGroft. Submitted Photos
After hearing a presentation on the organization, First Presbyterian Church of Ocean City Pastor Dan McKenty presented Hope 4 Recovery House’s Tish Ottey with a $2,500 donation from the New Castle Presbytery Ignite Grant. Deacon Sarah Dypsky also provided Iris bulbs from church gardens for the men to plant at Hope 4 Recovery house.
Members of Girl Scout Troop 812 of Berlin are pictured at The Northern Worcester County Senior Center with the CD library they created and donated as part of their Girl Scout Silver Service Project. Pictured, from left, are Chloe Beall, Evelyn Walsh, Emery Busko, Summer Brenner, Julia Kozma, Paula Magathan, Summer Banks and Adrienne Kozma.
Sunset Grille’s annual Pink Party, in honor of Hope Palmer, donated $6,010 of the proceeds from the event to the John H. “Jack” Burbage, Jr. Regional Cancer Care Center and the Atlantic General Campaign for the Future. Pictured, from left, are Michael Franklin president and CEO of AGH; Buddy Trala, Sunset Grille; Palmer; Burbage, past… Read more »
The Ocean City Lions Club recently donated $1,500 to the Lions Vision Research Foundation. Pictured are Lion Dr. Kevin Darcey, Snow Hill Elementary School student Rylee Miller, District Governor John Lawrence and OC Lions President John Topfer. Miller spoke about her experiences and help from the club.
Servers in SoDel Concepts’ 11 restaurants engaged in a friendly competition this summer to see who could sell the most wine from Bouchaine Vineyards. Located in Napa, Bouchaine is owned by Delaware residents Gerret and Tatiana Copeland. Above, Mike Zygmonski, the company’s wine director, is pictured with the winners, from left, Viktoria Kuleshova, Samantha Danaher and… Read more »
On National Make A Difference Day, members of American Legion Auxiliary Unit 166 (President Emily Nock, Vice President Karen Thompson, Rosie Garlitz, Jessie Parsons and Jeanette Deskiewicz) presented US Coast Guard Station Ocean City, represented by Seaman Smith, CS1 Hinkle and Fireman Wellman with Halloween goodies.
The Germantown School on Trappe Road in Berlin hosted the dedication this month of a handmade wooden bench, donated by the Republican Women of Worcester County. The bench is located facing the school and in what was the original apple and peach orchard. Six apple trees have been recently planted and peach trees will soon… Read more »
Wor-Wic Community College Director of Development and Foundation Executive Director Jessica Hales received a check for $1,000 from Amanda Brumfield, board member of the Rotary Club of Salisbury. The club provides scholarship funds to Wor-Wic each year for a student from Wicomico County who exemplifies the principles of the organization.