The Rotary Club of Salisbury recently provided an additional $3,500 to Lifetime Wells International to dig a second well for a small village in Ghana. The money comes from both the club and a Rotary District 7630 District Grant. The club has supported a similar well project previously and is working currently to secure funds… Read more »
Fager’s Island conducted another successful collection for the Ocean City Police Department’s Christmas Food and Toy Drive. Pictured, from left, with a few of the donated items are Fager’s Island staff members Paul Corbett, Dee Gabriel, Bea Huber, Lynnette Newberry, Frank Cascio, Byron Atkinson and Gretchen Collins. Submitted Photos
Edith G. Baker SELBYVILLE — Edith G. Baker, 79, of Selbyville, Del., passed away in the care of Peninsula Regional Hospital on Dec. 21, 2017. She was born in Goldsboro, N.C. to the late John Thomas and Gladys Vail Goff. She married Ralph Baker, and together they raised a large family. Edith attended Wor-Wic College… Read more »
Members of the Ocean City U.S. Coast Guard Station attend the Ocean City Museum Society Holiday Appreciation reception at the Dunes Manor. Each year the society recognizes folks who volunteer at the museum or assist the museum in other ways. Pictured are Ra’shaun Combs, Ken Sheltry, Jeff Beauvais, Brandon Chadwell and Hayden Gochnauer.
The Democratic Women’s Club of Worcester County held its annual holiday party and swearing-in ceremony Dec. 18 at Ruth’s Chris Steak House. Berlin Mayor Gee Williams officiated at the ceremony. Pictured, from left, are Linda Linzey, member-at-large; Doris Fields, member-at-large; Em Hench, member-at-large; Sue Hubbard, recording secretary; Harriet Batis, vice president; Debra Fisher-Reynolds, corresponding secretary;… Read more »
The Democratic Club of Worcester held its annual Holiday Party and swearing-in of new officers Dec. 10 at Lighthouse Sound. Pictured, from left, are Jerry White, member-at-large; Joe Beggs, president; Larry Batis, recording secretary; Jan Nissen-Hawkins, treasurer; Jon Ferdinand, corresponding secretary; and Josh Nordstrom, president Democratic Central Committee who administered the oath of office.
Heather Mahler from the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore recently presented a $500 check to the Worcester County Education Foundation (WCEF) at the Dec. 6 Board of Education meeting. The Community Foundation awarded the $500 prize to the WCEF as part of a Giving Tuesday promotion. Several prizes were awarded to different organizations but the… Read more »
Worcester Youth and Family Counseling Services was fortunate to provide holiday gifts to more than 100 children and families in Worcester County before Christmas and Hanukah celebrations. Through a collaborative effort, the organization worked with Toys for Tots, Bless Our Children, Raven’s Roost Ocean City, Worcester Gold, Stevenson United Methodist Church and anonymous family sponsors… Read more »
Coastal Hospice volunteers visited 167 hospice patients and their families this month across the Lower Shore, delivering fruit baskets, warm blankets and stuffed bears. Volunteers dressed as Santa, Mrs. Santa and elves make the visits every year to bring holiday cheer to those being cared for by Coastal Hospice. Pictured are Glenn Mohr, Carolyn Jones,… Read more »