The First State Detachment 686 of the Marine Corps League presented a Certificate of Appreciation to the Ocean City American Legion Post 166 Color Guard for its sponsorship and presentation of the colors during the Semper Fi Bike Ride. Above, Color Guard members Johan Nyqvist and Glen Reely, left, and Manny Perez, far right, received… Read more »
The Ocean Pines Ladies Golf Association and the Ocean Pines Men’s Golf Association held their annual Pink Lady Golf Tournament at the Ocean Pines Golf & Country Club in October to raise money for the Eunice Q. Sorin Women’s Diagnostic Center at Atlantic General Hospital (AGH). The $2,310 raised will help provide mammograms for patients… Read more »
Pictured at last weekend’s car parade over Halloween were the Kiwanis Club’s entry featuring members who walked with the classic corvette. Pictured, from left, are Tom Southwell, Carolyn “K-Duck” Dryzga, President Steve Cohen, Shelley Cohen, car owner Mike Riordan, Barbara Southwell and Diane Sparzak.
With the assistance of Larry Walton of the local AARP chapter and Candy Foreman of the local Kiwanis Club, Operation We Care, the brainchild of the late Anna Foultz, was a huge success, producing five carloads of gifts for the troops. Pictured, from left, are Sharon Hilty, Dan Peletier, Barb Peletier and Larry Walton. Also… Read more »
As part of History Week, the Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum presented its annual Spirit Award to St. Mary Star of the Sea Catholic Church. The award recognizes a person or organization that has made strides in preserving Ocean City’s cultural or natural history. Pictured, from left, are Sandy Hurley, Bunk Mann, Donna Santoni, Rev. John… Read more »
Mid-Shore Pro Bono (MSPB), a non-profit organization on Maryland’s Eastern Shore that provides free access to legal services to low income community members, announced it has been awarded $183,668 for FY21, supported by the Opioid Operational Command Center (OOCC) competitive grant program. MSPB staff members pictured, first row from left, are Ivette Furneisen, Dalia Miguel… Read more »
Ray Hoy, left, president of Wor-Wic Community College, receives a $1,000 check from Freddy Mitchell, chairman of the scholarship committee of the Rotary Club of Salisbury. The Rotary Club provides scholarship funds to Wor-Wic each year for a student from Wicomico County who exemplifies the principles of the organization. Submitted Photos
Ocean City American Legion Post 166 came away from the recently held Department of Maryland State convention with four awards for excellence in its programs for posts in Maryland with 751 to 1,000 members. Pictured, from left, are Post 166 officers Robert Smith, 2nd Vice Commander; Scott LaCoss, Service Officer; W.L. (Sarge) Garlitz, Past Post… Read more »