Author: Beth

As we wrap up the fifth annual Hop Blossom Craft Beer Festival, we are excited that we were able to host another successful community event in Old Town. Beautiful weather maximized the turnout as approximately 2,500 guests participated in this year’s festival and brought a...

Countdowns are helpful ways to manage the anxiety and stress and discomfort that come with waiting for something that you look forward to so much you quiver with anticipation and can literally taste it. As a young boy I loved school — yes, odd isn’t...

Happy Earth Day! Or, Hoppy Earth Day. 2017 marks the 47th anniversary of Earth Day. Yep, it all started in 1970.  Seems like yesterday. Maybe not. Earth Day was proposed in 1969 by peace activist John McConnell at a UNESCO conference in San Francisco. McConnell’s idea...