Women Supporting Women (WSW), a nonprofit organization that provides support and resources for breast cancer survivors, is currently conducting a campaign to raise funds for the group’s endowment fund at the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES). Richard Van Gelder and his sister, Pamela M. Niemiec, gave the initial gift that established the Women… Read more »
Marguerite “Midge” FowleBERLIN – On Wednesday Oct. 24, Marguerite “Midge” Fowle died peacefully at her home in Bethany Beach, Del.She was born in Washington, DC and was a graduate of Georgetown University. She was a world traveler who spoke several languages. She was very generous to everyone she met and spent her years on Earth… Read more »
Dr. Lawrence Michnick, middle, and Dr. Geoffrey Robbins, right, owners of Atlantic Dental Cosmetic & Family Dentistry in West Ocean City, present a check for $2,500 to Stephanie Meehan, chairperson of the Holiday Wrappings Committee. The donation will aid in the crusade against cancer and directly benefit the American Cancer Society’s annual “Holiday Wrappings” Luncheon,… Read more »
Friends and supporters joined at Carrabba’s in West Ocean City for an Italian feast hosted by Adam Osborne and the staff of Carrabba’s Italian Grill. The luncheon was a fundraiser for the Volunteers in Mission Team of Community Church at Ocean Pines. The group will travel to Mississippi in January to repair homes that remain… Read more »
The employees of Atlantic/Smith, Cropper & Deeley participated in the Lee National Denim Day on Friday, Oct. 5. Each year millions of people come together nationwide to wear denim and donate $5.This is one of the largest single-day fundraisers, raising more than $66 million in the past 11 years for breast cancer.
The Katrina Mission Team of the Community Church is sponsoring a luncheon at Carabba’s Italian Grill on Route 50 in West Ocean City on Saturday, Oct. 27 with seatings at 11:30 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Tickets cost $12 per person. Proceeds will help the Mission Team return to Gulfport, Miss. in January to work on… Read more »
Kenneth G. EdmundsBALTIMORE – Kenneth Grainger Edmunds, a World War II veteran, retired high school math teacher and long-time owner and operator of an Ocean City rental business, died of heart disease last Thursday at his home Baltimore County at the age of 82.Edmunds, known as “Big Ed” to many in the resort, owned and… Read more »
Members Susan and Joe Ferster recently gave a presentation about a recent medical trip they look to Peru at a meeting of the Ocean City Aviation Association. They are part of a team that introduced medical services and educational opportunities to people living in the mountains of Peru. Above, the couple is thanked for the… Read more »
Berlin Mayor Tom Cardinale recently visited Jessie Fassett on the occasion of her 100th birthday at the Berlin Nursing Home. The mayor presented Fassett with a proclamation honoring the local woman’s special occasion.
Arthur Thomas Cropper DavisOCEAN CITY – Arthur Thomas Cropper Davis passed away at his home on Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2007. He was surrounded by family and friends with a view of the Ocean City skyline that he loved and dedicated himself to for his 79 years.Davis was a third-generation Ocean City native and was born… Read more »