Virginia Ann ThomasFENWICK ISLAND — Virginia Ann (Ginger) Thomas, age 81, Third Order of St. Dominic, of Fenwick Island formerly of Media, Pa., passed away Thursday, April 4, 2019 at home. Ginger was born in Pittsburgh, Pa. on Feb. 22, 1938 to Ferdinand and Lillian Noel.Ginger attended Catholic School in Pittsburgh and graduated from LaRoche… Read more »
A women’s history month luncheon was held recently at Tyree AME Church in Berlin. The inspirational event was hosted by the Worcester County NAACP. Pictured, from left, are Jim Mathias, UMES government relations director; Erica Murphy, WMDT 47 Good Morning Delmarva news anchor; Ivory Smith, Worcester County NAACP president; Victoria Jackson-Stanley, Cambridge mayor; Karen Holland, Worcester… Read more »
Bill Gibbs, owner of The Dough Roller restaurants, has been awarded an honorary life membership from Vietnam Veterans of America at the Ocean City Chapter 1091 membership meeting on April 1. Gibbs was instrumental in planning and placement of the Barry Berger Memorial in front of City Hall and the scholarship named after him. Berger was… Read more »
The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore presented a $1,000 Help Your Neighbor Grant to Worcester County GOLD (Giving Other Lives Dignity) to support the Emergency Housing Assistance Program. Pictured are Sandy Sipes, GOLD’s executive director, and Heather Mahler, program director for the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore.
When David Larmore passed away from Spina Bifida at the age of 32, his parents, Sheldon and Sara Belle Larmore, wanted to honor his life of service to others. The Larmores presented a $3,000 grant to Easterseals’ Camp Fairlee through the David Larmore Memorial Fund at the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore. The grant… Read more »
Emory Barrick GreenOCEAN CITY – Emory Barrick “Barry” Green, a resident of Ocean Pines, passed away at his home on March 9, 2019.Born on June 27, 1949 in Baltimore, he graduated from Baltimore Polytechnic in 1968. Barry was a proud alumnus of the Sigma Kappa Phi fraternity, where he was vice president for many years… Read more »