Glen Burnie-based Mission BBQ blends barbecue and patriotism in bid to become national brand


Bill Kraus is thankful for his country and for the people who’ve pledged to protect it. He’s also thankful that about 10 years ago he agreed to play a round of golf with an acquaintance turned friend, Steve Newton.

The friendship between Kraus, a former Under Armour marketing executive, and Newton,…