Business Craft Distilling on the Rise in Maryland STEVENSVILLE, Md. — The distilling business is rapidly growing in Maryland. Among them is a Kent Island startup using a generations-old Laotian recipe. Share this:Tweet Matt Bylis Matt Bylis is a multimedia journalist for the Capital News Service’s broadcast bureau in College Park. His experience includes internships at The Baltimore Sun, WBAL-TV 11 News and FOX 5 DC. You can find him on Twitter and LinkedIn.