"Taste History" event on Saturday will raise money for the Ferndale Goodfellows.
Saturday, December 1, 2012
Tuesday, November 27, 2012
"Taste History" event to be held Dec. 1 as a fundraiser for the Ferndale Goodfellows.
Residents are invited to celebrate the 79th anniversary of the end of prohibition this weekend with an event that will help raise money for local families in need. "Taste History" will be held Saturday, Dec. 1 and will mark the fifth year that Ferndale residents Larry and Monica Mills - along with a group of about 20 other volunteers - have put on the fundraiser. The idea all started with passing some time watching the History Channel. The Mills were watching a special on prohibition years ago and learned that prohibition officially ended on Dec. 5, 1933. "We felt we should do something to celebrate that," said Monica Mills, adding that her husband Larry came up with the idea for the event. "And because it's right around Christmas we …