(Dec. 13, 2019) The Ocean City Chamber of Commerce Young Professionals Committee celebrated another successful holiday campaign as 63 children had the opportunity to go on a shopping spree last Saturday.
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(Dec. 13, 2019) For Maddox Bunting, a junior at Stephen Decatur High School, collecting old markers through the Crayola ColorCycle project allows him to put these supplies to good use instead of in the trash.
(Dec. 13, 2019) According to French poet, Leon-Paul Fargue, eating oysters is “like kissing the sea on the lips.”
(Dec. 13, 2019) Children and teenagers with Type 1 diabetes will have the opportunity to learn more about their condition during a family weekend event, hosted by Camp Possibilities, at the Clarion Resort Fontainebleau Hotel on 101st Street, Saturday, Feb. 29 to Sunday, March 1.
(Dec. 13, 2019) Tony Christ hopes to inspire Worcester County’s children to say “no” to drugs with the third annual “Brian’s Christmas Songbook” show at the Performing Arts Center, tonight, at 7 p.m.
(Dec. 13, 2019) Comic books, cosplay, anime, vendors and other activities await guests attending the third annual Ocean City Comic Convention, held at the convention center on 40th Street, this Saturday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
(Dec. 13, 2019) Clients of the Worcester County Developmental Center in Newark, Maryland, are once again making scented and festive soap baskets for the holiday season.
(Dec. 5, 2019) Now in its 15th season, the Capital Ringers, an English handbell ensemble based in Lewes, Delaware, will bring octaves of heavenly tones to the Community Church in Ocean Pines for a performance on Dec. 7 starting at 7 p.m.
(Dec. 6, 2019) More than 80 units will participate in the 37th annual Ocean City Christmas parade, this Saturday starting at 11 a.m.
(Dec. 6, 2019) Two fundraisers for local children’s charity Believe in Tomorrow will be held tonight and Saturday at Pit & Pub and Dry Dock on 28th Street, and Seacrets on 49th Street, respectively.
(Dec. 6, 2019) Children can receive a special letter from the North Pole this holiday season by dropping their wish lists, with a legible return address, for Santa in the antique mailbox located in the Ocean City post office on 71st Street.
(Dec. 6, 2019) The Ocean City Police Department, Worcester G.O.L.D. and Toys for Tots will once again be assisting local families in need as well as troops overseas this holiday season by collecting toys, food, clothing, personal care items and monetary donations throughout the area.
(Dec. 6, 2019) Hundreds of dance and cheer groups will perform at the convention center on 40th Street, this Saturday during the OC Christmas Open Championship for a chance to compete in the 2020 USASF World Championship in Orlando, Florida.
(Dec. 6, 2019) What do you think is the most popular appetizer?
(Dec. 6, 2019) Artisan crafted gifts will be available for purchase during the fifth annual Holiday Artisan Fair, hosted by the Art League of Ocean City at the Center for the Arts on 94th Street, tonight from 5-7 p.m. and Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Jingle Bells 5K participants receive free tram ride after
(Dec. 6, 2019) Local restaurants will showcase their chili during the 22nd annual Hots 4 Tots Chili Cookoff at the Greene Turtle in West Ocean City, Sunday, Dec. 8.
(Dec. 6, 2019) Tickets are still available for the ninth annual Hal Glick Distinguished Service Award dinner, which will be held in the Crystal Ballroom of the Clarion hotel on 101st Street on Sunday, Dec. 15.
(Nov. 29, 2019) Elfin assistants at the North Pole have confirmed that Santa Claus will make an extended stopover on Saturday in Ocean Pines, starting at 5:30 p.m.
(Nov. 29, 2019) It is official, the holiday season has begun!
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(Nov, 29, 2019) Several winter-themed events will take place this month to raise money for Believe in Tomorrow’s Children Foundation.
(Nov. 29, 2019) Counselors and teachers at Stephen Decatur High School who were concerned that some students may not be getting enough to eat, opened a food pantry last Friday to help alleviate that problem.
(Nov. 29, 2019) Around 1,600 American flags were retired in a ceremony conducted by the American Legion and Scouts of America at the Worcester County Veterans Memorial in Ocean Pines last Saturday.
(Nov. 29, 2019) The American Legion Synepuxent Post #166 will be collecting items for military members deployed overseas this holiday season for the 11th consecutive year.
(Nov. 29, 2019) The Ocean City Chapter of the Surfrider Foundation will host its second annual Turkey Day Trash Trot this Saturday.
(Nov. 29, 2019) Get an early start on Christmas gift buying during 37th annual Holiday Shopper’s Fair, this Friday through Sunday, at the Ocean City convention center on 40th Street.
(Nov. 29, 2019) More than 100 nonprofit and charity organizations on the Lower Shore will participate in the fourth annual Shore Gives More event, a 24-hour online donation campaign starting on Giving Tuesday, Dec. 3.
(Nov. 29, 2019) More than 80 floats will travel through downtown Berlin next Thursday night as the 49th annual Berlin Christmas Parade sets the holiday mood for the town.
(Nov. 29, 2019) The Ocean City Chamber of Commerce’s Young Professionals Committee is looking for donations and volunteers for its 2019 Christmas Spirit Campaign at the Berlin Walmart on Saturday, Dec. 7.
(Nov. 22, 2019) Members of the Worcester County 4-H Club and Operation We Care volunteers packed around 1,200 boxes to send to U.S. troops overseas, including more than 150 to a Worcester County resident and his unit.
(Nov. 22, 2019) Area residents and guests can skip the tedious process of making Thanksgiving dinner and instead, enjoy a full holiday meal prepared by one of two local churches next Thursday, or, donate to various churches and organizations throughout the county.
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(Nov. 22, 2019) Tickets are on sale for the 30th annual American Cancer Society “Holiday Wrappings” Luncheon and Fashion Show, set to take place on Tuesday, Dec. 10.
(Nov. 22, 2019) Thanksgiving is rapidly approaching and preparations are in full swing.
(Nov. 22, 2019) Runners can sign up for the third annual ThanksKitten Trot and second annual Turkey Day Trash Trot, which offer healthy ways to get active before and after Thanksgiving dinner indulgences.
(Nov. 22, 2019) One year after creating the Matt Kurtz Kindness Award and Grant, Jackie Kurtz’s program has been recognized nationally and even worldwide.
(Nov. 22, 2019) Strong winds last Saturday forced the flag retirement ceremony hosted by the American Legion and Scouts of America to be rescheduled for this Saturday, Nov. 23.
(Nov. 15, 2019) Marine Corps veteran Anthony Marquez returned to Ocean City this week for the second year in a row to carve a battlefield memorial cross, which consists of a rifle, combat boots, and a helmet, to remember fallen veterans.
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(Nov. 15, 2019) Ocean City resident Joerg Leinemann was presented the prestigious National Eagle Scout Association’s Outstanding Eagle Scout award, last Monday during the weekly meeting of Ocean City Mayor Rick Meehan and city council members.
(Nov. 15, 2019) Boy Scouts of Troop 261, Cub Scouts of Pack 261 and Girl Scouts of Troop 621 will properly discard hundreds of flags during an annual retirement ceremony, held at the Worcester County Veterans Memorial at Ocean Pines, Saturday beginning at 9 a.m.
(Nov. 15, 2019) Days of running barefoot and biking to Rehoboth must be put to rest until spring decides to make its presence again.
(Nov. 15, 2019) Ocean City residents Steve and Dawne Pappas will be recognized as the ninth annual recipients of the Hal Glick Distinguished Service Award in the Crystal Ballroom of the Clarion hotel on 101st Street, Sunday, Dec. 15.
(Nov. 15, 2019) Colorful displays will illuminate Northside Park on 125th Street when the 27th annual Winterfest of Lights opens next Thursday.
(Nov. 15, 2019) Worcester County resident Sierra Dacre participated in the Miss Maryland 2020 pageant last weekend in Bethesda and took home the top award in the swimsuit event.
(Nov. 8, 2019) This year marks the 101st anniversary of Veterans Day. American military veterans and families will be honored on Monday, Nov. 11, a day filled with activities and ceremonies throughout Worcester County.
School program hopes to raise money for uniforms and necessary equipment
(Nov. 8, 2019) Two additional candidates have joined the Believe in Tomorrow Prom Court, for a total of 10 competitors, who are hoping to raise a combined $200,000 for the Children’s House by the Sea by Feb. 1.
(Nov. 8, 2019) The sixth annual Storm Warriors 5K Run/Walk will kick off this Saturday, at the Ocean City Life-Saving Station Museum, at 9 a.m.