Joe Goins, Warren McKinney and fellow Howard High Class of 1961 alumni have been busier than ever as they prepare for their 55th Class Reunion. In 2011, at the time of their 50th reunion, the classmates boasted of more than 135 in attendance for what was a rollicking weekend of activities.
Creating limited-release, event-specific products is a move that's increasingly common for local food and beverage companies. It's a strategy that sparks creativity and is good for business, allowing them to create a buzz and test products in small batches.
Each year the Charm City Folk and Bluegrass Festival draws thousands of bluegrass fans to Baltimore. But for organizers Jordan August and Phil Chorney the celebration simply grew out of pair of musicians, plucking away on their front porches.
Tower Federal Credit Union was a major sponsor of Maryland Therapeutic Riding's annual Live On The Farm benefit concert, which was held Sept. 27 at MTR's 26-acre farm in Crownsville. Grammy award-winning country music legend Ricky Skaggs and local favorites, The Hard Travelers, supplied the music. The event included a live and silent auction, and raised close to $200,000.