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Interesting People #60: Monica Pearce – Tenth Ward Distilling Company

Monica Pearce is the owner and co-founder of the Tenth Ward Distilling Company in Downtown Frederick! We talk about how Monica got into distilling, the thought process behind Tenth Ward’s drink designs, and get excited about Maryland’s first Absinthe! The drink chat also has a side of Frederick small business stories!


Here is one of their Absinthe teasers:

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Interesting People #59: Jill Cameron – Frederick Steeplechasers

Did you know that Frederick has an amazing local running club? Jill Cameron is the President of the Frederick Steeplechasers. We chatted about the local races the Steeplechasers host, how she got into running, and an overview of their training programs!

They host the Market Street Mile and the Twilight 8K!


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Interesting People #58: Jessica Binder

Jessica Binder is a High School Drama Teacher and puppeteer who has worked across the country. We chat about the joys of theater, working with puppets in Hawaii, and how puppets can help kids express themselves.

SMALL WORLD ALERT! Jessica is Risa Binder’s sister. I didn’t know this when I booked her.

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Patrick Hanes Bio PhotoPatrick Hanes started with WFRE in 2005 and can currently be heard weeknights 7 PM to Midnight. Make sure to say “Hello” if you see him walking around Downtown Frederick.


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