What’s Happening Today – May 20, 2019
Today on DelmarvaLife –
Fueled by heartache, Omari Scott Simmons and his family launched a program that helps young men and women reach dreams that they may never have thought possible. He’s giving them college access, from the ground up. Raised in Milford, he’s now the founding director of Wake Forest University’s Business Law program, and he’s the executive director of The Simmons Memorial Foundation. Simmons talks about what ignited his passion to help others and his book, “Potential on the Periphery.”
Today is Most Wanted Monday. Lt. Tim Robinson of the Wicomico County Sheriff’s Office joins us with a list of six individuals are who wanted by local law enforcement. A call the Crime Solvers with information leading to their arrest could earn viewers a cash reward.
Delmarva is surrounded by water, and many homeowners like to capture that way of life with the furniture they put inside their home. That’s why many of th em turn to Furnitureland in Delmar. They have a complete “Coastal Living Collection,” and the pieces in it are beautiful. We sent 102.5 WBOC’s Corey Phoebus to Furnitureland to show you just what we mean.
We welcome back children’s book author Gary Truitt to talk about his latest book, “My First Day of School.” This is a sequel to his first book, “If I Were a T-Rex.” Truitt talks about what inspired this book and how anyone can relate to it.
Coastal Hospice recently opened the Macky and Pam Stansell House in Ocean Pines with a ribbon cutting last week. Find out what this facility will provide for the people of Delmarva.
Sometimes the hardest part of purchasing a home is getting a mortgage. The team from On Q Financial talk about the simple programs that can having you turning the key to your “Home Sweet Home” in no time.
Every fall, you can count on the team at Spicer Bros. Construction to launch Delmarva’s Neediest Roof Contest. In December, we help the Spicer Brothers team surprise two deserving people on Delmarva with the gift of a lifetime, a new roof. Now, Spicer Bros. Construction is stepping it up a notch, with the inaugural Veteran Roof Giveaway.
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