Category: Stories

  • Decatur Diner Provides Bagged Lunch To Call Centers & Fire Departments

    Ocean City Elementary fourth grade student Lily Rados assisted her father Matt Rados, co-owner of Decatur Diner, in providing bagged lunches to local 911 call centers and fire departments in Ocean City, West Ocean City Berlin, and Ocean Pines. Ov…

  • Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy Graduates 20 Officers

    Twenty-eight jail and correctional officers from Wicomico, Worcester, Somerset, Dorchester, Talbot and Caroline counties graduated in the 107th entrance-level class of the Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy (ESCJA) operated by Wor-Wic Community Col…

  • Pines Residents Purchase Family Meals For Police, Fire & EMS Personnel

    A group of about 40 Ocean Pines residents last week organized a collection to buy family meals from the Yacht Club for local police, fire and EMS personnel. The collective, affectionately known as the “Compound Group,” formed about two yea…

  • WGP Events Coordinator Addresses OC Lions

    Worcester Goes Purple (WGP) Events Coordinator Debbie Smullen spoke recently to the OC Lions Club. WGP is an awareness project to engage the community in preventing substance abuse and promoting healthy life choices.  Smullen is pictured wit…

  • OC Lions Induct Two New Members

    The OC Lions Club inducted two new members last month. Pictured, from left, are Lion Lou McWilliams, new members Charles Stooksbury and Danny Lewis and Past Ocean City Lions President Norm Cathell.
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  • Freestate Corvette Club Donates To Worcester County GOLD

    Jerry and Carol Apicella of the Freestate Corvette Club presented a check for $1,144 to Worcester County GOLD (Giving Other Lives Dignity). GOLD provides emergency financial aid and items to meet basic needs for Worcester County residents during criti…

  • Lions Donate To Hope4Recovery House

    Ocean City Lions Club Vice President Mike Hooper, left, presents a $1,000 check to Brandon O’Brien, executive director of the Hope4Recovery house, which provides a safe and sober home for men in recovery.
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  • OC Paramedics Award Scholarships

    Ocean City Paramedics Foundation, Inc., recognized recent scholarship winners at its annual appreciation dinner at Seacrets.  The scholarship, named in honor of Dr. Robert T. Adkins, has awarded more than $46,000 since its inception in 2017. Scho…

  • OC Lions Donate To Blood Bank

    Ocean City Lions Club donated $500 to the Blood Bank of Delmarva.  Pictured, from left, are  Bryan Shepherd, accounts manager; John Topfer, OC Lions president; Marie  Forestal, director of Donor Recruitment; and Richard Thomas, executiv…

  • Kiwanis Club Supports Student Leadership Programs

    The Kiwanis Club of Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City supports the Student Leadership Program (SLP) clubs in the local schools to teach children and young adults how to be leaders. Pictured are SLP advisors Skip McComas for Berlin Intermediate Schoo…