* Mars Supermarkets of Maryland received a 2008 Telethon Incentive Award from the Muscular Dystrophy Association for its support of the annual Jerry Lewis MDA Labor Day Telethon.
* The Printing Industries of America/Graphic Arts Technical Foundation announced that Annapolis-based Frank Gumpert Printing was the winner of the 2008 Premier Print Awards competition.
* Jason Scheimreif, a disabled Air Force Veteran, has started TALON Office Products. The new company, headquartered on Cromwell Park Drive in Glen Burnie, will service federal government and private industry offices nationwide. TALON will also open a regional office in Pittsburgh.
On the board
* Eric L. Gross, a regional vice president with Erickson Retirement Communities, has been named president of the organization's board of directors. James A. List, an estates attorney, was elected secretary of the board.
* Madison Square Federal Savings Bank has opened a new branch at 118 S. Main St. in Bel Air. Elaine Quinn was named manager of the office.