MEDIA CONTACT:ALAN BRODY:OFFICE - 410-260-6346; MOBILE - 443-924-1473

Franchot to Speak at PACE Breakfast, Visit Anne Arundel County Businesses

Clement Hardware and Green's Jewelry to be recognized on Friday

WHO:

Comptroller Peter Franchot

WHAT:

Comptroller Franchot will speak Friday morning at the Mountain Maryland Positive Attitudes Change Everything (PACE) annual legislative breakfast in Annapolis. He will talk about Maryland's fiscal climate and issues affecting the local and regional economies of Allegany and Garrett counties.

The Comptroller then will present a proclamation to Gordon Clement, owner of Clement Hardware in recognition of their 50th anniversary. The family-owned shop has been the corner hardware store for thousands of Severna Park residents.

Afterwards, Mr. Franchot will visit Green's Jewelry in Pasadena to present a proclamation to owners Howard and Jeffrey Green in recognition of more than 50 years of success. Green's Jewelry has been a beloved local merchant for weddings, anniversaries and special occasion jewelry since 1963.

WHEN:

Friday, January 25, 2019

WHERE:

8 a.m.
PACE Breakfast
The Hotel Annapolis
126 West Street
Annapolis, MD 21401

9:30 a.m.
Clement Hardware
500 Ritchie Hwy
Severna Park, MD 21146

11 a.m.
Green's Jewelry
8114 Ritchie Hwy
Pasadena, MD 21122

CONTACT:

Alan Brody: abrody@comp.state.md.us
410-260-6346 (office); 443-924-1473 (mobile)