Receiving the December 2016 Kiwanian of the Month Award is Carolyn Dryzga, left, from Greater Ocean Pines-Ocean City Kiwanis Club President Barb Peletier.
Charles H. Brinkman, III OCEAN CITY — Charles “Charlie” H. BrinkmanBrinkman, III, 73, of Ocean City, passed away on Monday, Dec. 26, 2016 at Atlantic General Hospital. Born Jan. 25, 1943 in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Mary Barnes Brinkman Allen and Charles H.Brinkman Jr. He is survived by his loving wife… Read more »
The Ocean Pines Garden Club installed officers for 2017 during an installation luncheon at The Cove at Mumford’s Landing. Pictured, from left, are Sue Sewell, co-vice president; Anita Roberts, corresponding secretary; Linda Baker, recording secretary; Daryl Carpenter, treasurer; and Meg Herrick, president. Co-Vice President Margaret Yates is not pictured.
The Ocean City Lions Club has donated $2,500 to the Ocean City Volunteer Fire Company (OCVFC) to help them purchase updated equipment for their life-saving Hurst Tools or “Jaws of Life.” Pictured, from left, are Lion J.D. Quillin, OCVFC President James L. Jester and Ocean City Lions President Jo-Anna Schanno.
The Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES) and the Richard A. Henson Foundation (RAHF) have partnered to support the efforts of Junior Achievement to bring philanthropy education to all public high school students in Somerset, Wicomico and Worcester counties. Funds for this in-school classroom-based program will provide about 1,800 students access to first-hand understanding… Read more »
Maryland Delegate Mary Beth Carozza provided the Ocean City Development Corporation with an official citation recognizing the OCDC for its 2016 Impact Award. This prestigious award was provided by the Community Development Network (CDN), a statewide organization that promotes community development initiatives. Pictured, from left, are Glenn Irwin, OCDC executive director; Stephanie Meehan, OCDC Board… Read more »
The Wilde Charitable Foundation has announced a pledge of $25,000 to the Worcester County Library Foundation for the new Berlin Branch of the Worcester County Library. In recognition of the donation, the Wilde Charitable Foundation will receive the naming opportunity for the Children’s Room Reading Circle and the Loft and Maker Space to be located within the new library. “The Reading Circle… Read more »
A memorial fund to support scholarships for students attending Wor-Wic Community College to remember the late Billie Mae Cooper has been established at the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore (CFES). Pictured, from left, are Laura Leigh Cooper and Donnie Cooper, Billie Mae’s grand daughter and son, and BJ Summers, CFES Director of Development and… Read more »
Worcester County and Wicomico County law enforcement officers who graduated in the 77th entrance-level law enforcement class of the Eastern Shore Criminal Justice Academy operated by Wor-Wic Community College in Salisbury from were, on left from left, Samuel D. Faggert, Jessica C. Johnson and Corwin D. Vincent of the Ocean City Police Department. Wicomico County… Read more »