• OPENING DAY- Delmar (Md.) Mayor Karen Wells throws out one of the first pitches during Delmar Little League opening day ceremony last Saturday. This year marked the 63rd year for the Delmar Little League. Photo by Mike McClure

Laurel 10-year-old “sparkles” as a spirit of sharing kindness

April 22nd, 2021|Categories: LAUREL, MAIN HOME|

A Laurel girl is spreading kindness with a special “Sparkle.” Recently the town of Laurel recognized 10-year-old Layla Gainer for her community spirit highlighted by acts of kindness. Under the title “Project Sparkle On (PSO),” Layla has committed much of her spare time to sharing special gifts of love to brighten the spirits [...]



Drive Thru Steamed Shrimp/Crab Balls

The public is invited to a Drive Thru Steamed Shrimp/Crab Balls event on Friday, April 23, from 4-7 p.m. at the Delmar VFW Post, located at 200 W. State St. in Delmar, Md. Steamed shrimp, crab balls, or a combination of both will be available. Homemade hush puppies will be [...]

Western Sussex AAUW geranium pickup

The AAUW geranium pickup date is May 1 from 8-11 a.m. at the Lakeside Greenhouses in Laurel. The greenhouse is located on Rt 24 (road to Trap Pond) on the left side about a quarter mile off of Rt 13. Look for the signs: Entrance AAUW pickup.  People will stay [...]

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Phyllis Jean Meredith Wilson, 80

Phyllis Jean Meredith Wilson passed away on April 11, 2021.  She is survived by her husband, Thomas Alton Wilson, and a number of nieces, nephews as well as grand-nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by [...]

William B. Venables, Jr.

William B. Venables, Jr. was born June 11, 1931 in Laurel and died April 8, 2021.His wife Joan Groton Venables preceded him in 2018. His father William Benjamin Venables, Sr., and mother Grace Edna Venables [...]

Geraldine L. Smith, 103

Our beloved matriarch, Geraldine Lucille Smith ended her 103-year journey through life on April 12, 2021, at TidalHealth Hospice Care in Seaford. Geraldine Lucille Matthews was born on Aug. 30, 1917 to Roland and Clara [...]

Michael D. MacCoy, 68

Michael D. MacCoy of Seaford passed away on Wednesday, April 14, 2021 after a long and courageous journey with Alzheimer’s disease. Michael was born in Milford in 1953 to the late Alexis “Mac” Jr. and [...]

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