In 1994 the Wicomico High School Class of 1963 established the Wi-Hi ’63 Scholarship Fund at the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore. Over the past 24 years, they have raised over $56,000 for the endowment and distributed $20,000 in scholarships to graduates of Wicomico High School. This year’s recipients are Jared Sullivan, attending Shenandoah… Read more »
Representatives of the Maryland Coastal Bays Program were guest speakers at the Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean City-Ocean Pines meeting this month. Pictured, from left, are Maryland Coastal Bays Executive Director Frank Piorko, Maryland Coastal Bays Education Coordinator Liz Vander Clute and Kiwanis Club President Ralph Chinn.
Sunset Grille’s annual Pink Party – in honor of Hope Palmer — donated $3,200 of the proceeds from the event in 2017 to the Atlantic General Campaign for the Future. Palmer is a local cancer survivor who has now been seven years cancer free. Sunset Grille, along with Ocean 98.1 FM Radio, D3 Corp, HMRA,… Read more »
The Bank of Ocean City recently held a Shred-It day open to the community benefiting Diakonia in West Ocean City. The effort helped raised $780 in cash and over 20 cases of canned food. Pictured are Diakonia Executive Director Claudia Nagle and Bank of Ocean City Vice President Earl Conley. Submitted Photos
Ocean City Jeep Club Board members recently presented Leanora Dillon, education curator at the Salisbury Zoo, with a $500 check. Thanks go to the club members who made it possible by their generous donations during Visit the Zoo Day organized by the Ocean City Jeep Club. Pictured, from left, are Patty Locke (treasurer), Leanora Dillon… Read more »
A resident of Smith Island, Maryland is making waves as the first islander to attend an Ivy League university. Laura Marsh will be attending Princeton University this fall. Marsh is also the first Smith Island resident to graduate as valedictorian of Crisfield High School. Marsh was awarded the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore’s Purnell… Read more »
SoDel Cares, a charitable foundation founded by SoDel Concepts, recently donated $4,000 to Camp Barnes, a six-week summer camp for children ages 10 to 13 run by the Delaware State Police. Pictured left to right: Lindsey Barry, president of SoDel Cares and controller for SoDel Concepts; Brenton Lyman, general manager of Matt’s Fish Camp in… Read more »
The Coastal Association of REALTORS® sponsored its annual Real Estate Hospitality Tent at the 2018 J. Millard Tawes Crab & Clam Bake. Pictured, from left, are Wicomico County Council President John Cannon, Ashley Johnson, REALTOR® and Coastal Director Brandon Johnson, REALTOR® and Wicomico County Council Candidate Suzanah Cain, Becca Ramia and REALTOR® and Coastal President… Read more »