On Aug. 20 at the Ocean Pines Public Library, members of the Worcester County Federated Garden Club presented awards to the winners of the Youth Summer Reading Contest sponsored by National Garden Clubs, Inc. Pictured are members of the garden club along with second place winner Riley Elseroad for his poster, third place winner Brianna… Read more »
The recent Downtown Association Boardwalk Narwhal hunt delighted several hundred children. They had to find the narwhal at each participating merchant, get their card stamped and return it to the Information Booth for a prize. Above, in the Life-Saving Station Museum boat room, Board member Lauren Taylor instructs Philadelphia area youngsters Anna Sareyka, Morgan Mullen… Read more »
Paradise Marina and Grill and Short’s Marine held their awards ceremony for their Annual Flounder Pounder Tournament this month. Beebe Healthcare’s Tunnell Cancer Center is the yearly recipient and charitable beneficiary of a portion of the boat entrée fees. Pictured are Beebe Medical Foundation staff Diane Barlow, Amy Popovich and Tom Protack.
Roland E. PowellOCEAN CITY — Roland E. “Fish” Powell, 89, of Ocean City, passed away peacefully on Aug. 29, 2018 at his home surrounded by family. He was born in Ocean City on Sept. 5, 1928 and was the son of the late Earl Powell and Minnie Savage.He is survived by his devoted and loving… Read more »
First Lady Yumi Hogan presented a governor’s citation to the Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum recognizing its 40 years of dedication to inspiring and supporting the interpretation and appreciation of the cultural and natural history of Ocean City and the Worcester County coastal region. With Hogan, front left, are, back row, Robin Beachamp, Lou Parsons, John… Read more »
The local Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City donated 48 backpacks and supplies for each bag to Worcester G.O.L.D for the upcoming 2018 beginning of school. G.O.L.D. will distribute these to children in need of assistance. Kiwanis members are shown stuffing the bags before delivery to G.O.L.D. Pictured, from left, are Stella Hartington, Sue… Read more »
Past Commanders of the Ocean City Power Squadron, a unit of the United States Power Squadrons, held its 15th annual induction ceremony into the Dead Duck Society. John Hess, commander for the year 2017, was this year’s inductee. Past commanders, pictured from left, are, first row, Wallace J. Stevenson and Antonino G. Curro; second row,… Read more »
Shore United Bank recently presented Diakonia and the Art League of Ocean City with a check for $1,000 as part of their sponsorship for the Empty Bowl Project. Pictured, from left, are Sandy Sribnick, Diakonia board member; Allyson Church, Diakonia board president; Claudia Nagle, Diakonia executive director; Terri Johnson, Shore United Bank; Rina Thaler, Art… Read more »