Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club

Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club President Jeff Grim Sr. presents an Honorary Rotarian pin to Jamie Welch during the club’s Holiday Dinner meeting. Welch received the pin for his work at the Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club Christmas Tree Sale. Submitted Photos

The Democratic Women’s Club

The Democratic Women’s Club recently held its Election of Officers of Lighthouse Sound. Pictured, from left, are JoAnn Williams, Corresponding Secretary; Diana Gross, Member at Large; Mary Ellen Gunther, Member at Large; Arlene Page, President; Debbie Resnick, Recording Secretary; Kathy Muncy, Vice President; and Sandy Miller, Treasurer.

Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School

Most Blessed Sacrament Catholic School students recently held a “progressive coin drive” for the Worcester County Development Center (WCDC). The WCDC is close to MBS because it provides hot lunch for the school daily. Students raised $2,361.74 from a school of 200. Father Smith of St. Luke/St. Andrew was so impressed with the students that… Read more »

We Remember Those Who Have Passed

We Remember Those Who Have Passed

Doreathea E. “Toots” CoffeyBERLIN – Doreathea E. “Toots” Coffey, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2007, at the age of 104. Born on April 17, 1903 in Summit, N.J., she was the middle child in a family of nine of the late Paul W. and Mary Parkin. She was preceded in death by her eight brothers and… Read more »

We Remember Those Who Have Passed

We Remember Those Who Have Passed

Marina Rios ChaconasBERLIN – Marina Rios Chaconas, age 80, died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2007 at her home in Ocean City. Born in Baltimore, she was the only child of the late Peter Efstratios and Voula Arniotis Rois. She is survived by a son, Aristides Evan Chaconas and his wife Christina Marie and their children Elizabeth… Read more »

Winterfest Gala Committee

The Winterfest Gala Committee recently presented Ocean City Special Events Director John Sullivan with a check for $14,0000, which were used for a new light fixture involving Bears Decorating the Tree as well as the entertainment that was inside the Winterfest Village. Pictured, from left, are Committee members Debi Curd, Nancy Dofflemyer and Veronica Donaldson… Read more »

Atlantic General Hospital Foundation

Arby’s of Salisbury recently donated $1,000 to the Atlantic General Hospital Foundation as an Iceberg Sponsor of the 2008 Penguin Swim. The event will be held on New Year’s Day at the Princess Royale Hotel on 91st Street. Pictured, from left, are Michael Franklin, president and CEO of Atlantic General Hospital, and Todd Hershey, president… Read more »

The Worcester County Developmental Center

The Worcester County Developmental Center presented appreciation plaques to the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) and to Royal Plus, Inc., at a reception to celebrate the opening of the new temporary training facilities that will serve developmentally disabled clients in place of the building that was destroyed by fire in September. Pictured, from… Read more »

We Remember Those Who Have Passed

We Remember Those Who Have Passed

Jack Leroy BabcockBERLIN – Jack Leroy Babcock, age 78, died on Monday, December 17, 2007. Born in Rice Lake, Wis. he was the son of the late George Babcock. He is survived by his mother, Alyce Phillipson Bacock of Rice Lake, Wis.; two sons, Stephen L. Babcock and his wife Yvonne of Berlin and Thomas… Read more »