Cold beer, warm words from Obama
WASHINGTON - With mugs of beer and calming words, President Obama and the professor and policeman engulfed in a national uproar over race pledged Thursday to move on and try to pull the country with them.
Beer sales banned for Tigers-Blue Jays game
TORONTO (AP) - Beer and alcohol sales were banned at the Tigers-Blue Jays game Tuesday night, a day after their season opener was delayed when unruly fans littered the field with baseballs and debris.
Dondero: Turning your leftover beer into gourmet fare
My nephew Russell, who recently moved to Athens, and who even more recently turned 21, fulfilled a fantasy at his birthday party - a small keg to moisten the palates of his family, friends and fellow musicians. Although he and his friends played Celtic and traditional music late into the night, the next morning found plenty of beer still in the keg.
Wisconsin microbeer makers tap into tourism
MILWAUKEE - Wisconsin lost its unofficial beer capital designation when large brewers moved away decades ago, but the state's reputation remains strong among beer-lovers as brewpubs and microbreweries have taken the reins - with nearly 70 throughout the state.
Volstead touts burgers, beer
The owners of The Volstead, a new downtown Athens restaurant and bar scheduled to open soon, want to create a casual eating experience with an upscale feel, said Brian Holloway.