The Retired Nurses of Ocean Pines recently donated $1,000 to the James G. and Nancy W. Barrett Scholarship Program. The scholarship program offers assistance with tuition, books, and health care benefits to applicants who wish to pursue a career in nursing or radiology. Above, retired nurses Mary Stevens, Joan Hatfield, and Pam O’Dowd are pictured… Read more »
Star Charities President Anna Foultz recently presented a check for $1,500 to the Worcester County Veterans Memorial Foundation. Accepting the check is Marie Gilmore, foundation secretary.
Jordan Mansker, 10, recently participated in the Coastal Bays Nature Clinic, which was offered by Ocean City Recreation and Parks in cooperation with the Maryland Coastal Bays Program and Delmarva Low Impact Tourism Experiences (DLITE). While exploring Assateague State Park, she discovered this partial US Fish and Wildlife Tagged Horseshoe Crab. Above, Mansker is presented with a… Read more »
Charles Lee DisharoonOCEAN CITY – Charles Lee Disharoon, 84, died Friday, Nov. 7, 2008 at PRMC in Salisbury. He was born in Hebron and grew up in Randallstown.He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Jackie Beamer Disharoon; his stepmother, Dorotha Disharoon; three children, Yvonne, Donald, and Camie Disharoon; two sisters, Margaret Rosenberger and… Read more »
Ocean City Surfrider Chapter recently hosted its November clean beach effort. Ocean City Beach Patrol officers supplied vehicles and manpower to help cover the 20 blocks of the “condo row” area. Several hundred pounds of debris were removed from the dunes and beach. The OC Chapter hosts the community service effort the first Saturday of… Read more »
Juanita Mumford, center, of Oyster Bay Bait & Tackle, accepts the Super Scales award for turning in the most catch reports during the 2008 season of the Ocean City Amateur Angler Contest. Presenting the award are Elfriede Kerstetter, program coordinator for the Town, and Franky Pettolina, president of the Ocean City Marlin Club.
Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club welcomed Patrick Sterrett, Executive Director of Del-Mar-Va Council of the Boy Scouts of America, during a recent meeting. Pictured are Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club Program Coordinator Tom Bickerstaff, Boy Scouts of America Tri-County and Virginia District Director Kevin Les Callett, Sterrett and Ocean City/Berlin Rotary Club President Stan Kahn.
The Children Praise Dancers of the Community Church at Ocean Pines perform Sundays for the congregation during the Contemporary Service at 9:15 a.m. in celebration of Faith. Pictured, front row, Jessa Hoover, Ashlyn Elliott, Anna Rosenberg and Molly Compher; back, Brittany Hoffman, Atlea Compher and Remy Trader. Submitted Photos
The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) has awarded a $4,500 community needs grant to the Maryland Coastal Bays Program (MCBP) to support the marketing and communication activities of the Delmarva Environmental Educators Network, a coalition of 25 regional partners. Pictured, from left, are Spicer Bell, CFES president; and representing the MCBP, Dave Wilson,… Read more »
The wind was howling and it was pouring rain but the intrepid OC Gems Red Hat group took a road trip to Victoria’s in Rehoboth for lunch. Pictured, from left, are Linda Chambers, Laura Perry, Linda Herzberg and Marian Ammerman.