Category: Stories

  • Worcester NAACP Hosts Car Prayer Vigil For George Floyd

    The Worcester County NAACP Car Prayer Vigil for George Floyd, held on June 5, was hosted by Rev.  Betty Smith of Tyree AME Church. NAACP President Ivory Smith is pictured with his daughter, Natasha Smith, welcoming approximately 75 cars to t…

  • Maryland Moms Demand Action Hold Rally Outside Salisbury Gov’t. Office Building In Protest Of Second Amendment Preservation Resolution

    Community partners, including members of the Maryland Moms Demand Action Eastern Shore local group, rallied outside the Salisbury Government Office Building on June 16 when a vote for the Second Amendment Preservation Resolution for Wicomico County wa…

  • Lions Donations Supports Disabled Vets & Shelter Animals

    The Ocean City Lions Club donated $5,000 to US Kennels to support its mission of helping disabled vets while saving shelter animals. The program rescues, rehabilitates and trains dogs in advanced obedience and medical tasks. Pictured, from left, are P…

  • Salisbury Artist Completes Mural For OCDC Art Program & ALOC’s Outreach

    Artist Jessica Schlegel of Salisbury has completed a four-sided mural on the utility box at Wicomico Street and Philadelphia Avenue in Ocean City depicting local scenes and celebrating the resort. The ongoing utility box painting project is part of th…

  • Kiwanis Food Drive Helps Re-supply Diakonia Pantry

    The Kiwanis Food Drive helped to re-supply the Diakonia Food Pantry last month. Kiwanis members Diane Denk, Diane Sparzak and Sue Wineke, were in the Ocean Pines Community Center parking lot to accept donations. Thanks to the community and Kiwanis mem…

  • Masked Superheroes Deliver PPE To AGH

    The Masked Superhero Project is a coordinated effort by Rotary International District 7630, which includes 39 clubs and 1,500 Rotarians in the State of Delaware and the Eastern Shore of Maryland to assist in the fight against the spread of the COVID 1…

  • Atlantic Physical Therapy Donates To Maryland And Delaware Food Banks

    Atlantic Physical Therapy, a family owned physical therapy company with nine clinics, donated $1,000 each to the Food Bank of Maryland and the Delaware Food Bank. Pictured, from left, are CEO Robert Hammond, Jr.; Michele Herold, APT representative; an…

  • Ocean City Elementary Holds Annual Humane Society Care For Pets Drive

    Ocean City Elementary School recently held its annual Worcester County Humane Society Care for Pets Drive. Although items were only collected for two weeks, students, faculty and staff received many donations of cat and dog food, toys, bedding, cleani…

  • Kiwanis Club Presents Scholarship To Gabrielle Izzett

    The Class of 2020 is graduating, but the COVID-19 pandemic has stopped official ceremonies, but not the awarding of Kiwanis Club scholarships. One of the scholarship was presented by Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City President, Roy Forema…

  • WPS Upper School Receives $500 Grant

    Cato, Inc. marketing representative Gordon Abercrombie (Worcester Preparatory School (WPS) ‘13, Furman University ’17, Clemson MBA ’19) presents a $500 ExxonMobil Educational Alliance program grant to the WPS Upper School, graciously…