July 29, 2016 @ 3:15 PM
Brews bring big bucks
by Brandon Adam
Marysville Globe Reporter
July 28, 2016
Brandon Adams/Staff Photo
Daniel Johnson is handed a beer sampling at Vision for a Cure’s Brewfest at Legion Park July 23
ARLINGTON— With all 700 tickets sold, Vision For a Cure's first-ever Brewfest at LegionParkJuly 23 was met with success.
"You never know how it's going to go, and it's been beyond any sort of expectation," founder Jeremy Carter said. "This is amazing. We're completely blown away."
He said $30,000 were made through ticket sales and sponsorships that day.
Four years into Vision For a Cure, Carter thought to do something different, other than the Music in the Garden, which the......
July 26, 2016 @ 7:25 PM
By Christopher Andersson North County Outlook
Ron Walcher, Skookum Brewery employee, right, pours a glass for Jerremy Davidson at the Arlington Brew Fest on July 23.
A fenced-off Legion Park in downtown Arlington was full of brewers and local residents as part of the first ever Arlington Brew Fest on July 23.
The event was put on by Vision for a Cure as a fundraiser to help fight and raise awareness for Usher syndrome.
The syndrome is the leading cause of deaf-blindness and affects roughly four out of every 100,000 in the U.S. according to the National Institute on Deafness and Other Communications Disorders.