BOULDER, Colo. (AP) — A Colorado beer company has announced plans to downsize and discontinue widespread distribution after facing increased competition.
BELLEVILLE, Wis. (AP) — The roof has been repaired but it's still uncertain what business will ultimately reside in the historic train depot in Belleville.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A man looking to bring commercial development to an historic fort in Maine is facing opposition.
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IRWIN, Pa. (AP) — John Titus and Tim Molinari are taking the plunge into the competitive world of craft beer brewing, after toiling for months to open their New Crescent Brewing Co. taproom in a converted storefront in downtown Irwin.
Although craft brewers dot Route 30 in North Huntingdon and others are planned for Greensburg and Jeannette, the business partners aren't worried that their brewery will get lost among the crowd.
NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — When Oklahomans passed updated liquor laws in 2016, many rejoiced at more freedom to purchase cold wine and full-strength beer at a wider variety of retail locations. But it meant tens of thousands of businesses needed to get ready for the new world of alcohol in Oklahoma.
ALLENTOWN, Pa. (AP) — For Pennsylvania residents, a glass of craft beer at the local brewpub could soon get a little more expensive.
Beginning in June, the state will start collecting 6 percent sales tax from brewers. That has some worrying that passing the cost on to customers could hurt business.
The tax initially was supposed to be collected starting on Jan. 1, but opposition from brewers helped delay it until June. They are expected to continue to seek changes.
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — One of the city's brewpub restaurants has started brewing higher-point beer, while the other operator is waiting to make the switch.
Under the old alcohol laws, restaurants that served craft beer, better known as brewpubs, were not allowed to brew beer above 3.2 percent alcohol by volume.
When the laws changed this month, that regulation was gone.
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — The state health department is trying to kick dogs out of local craft brewpubs, where they've long been as much of a tradition as cornhole, vintage board games and extra-hoppy India Pale Ales.
Brewpubs are banding up to fight back, mounting a petition drive that asks local politicians to push the issue and allow man's (and woman's) best friends to lie around in the pub with their humans.
HAMPTON, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire restaurateur says he was forced to close his brewery because of a post- Prohibition era federal law.
Shane Pine, owner of the Community Oven in Hampton, closed Four Pines Brewing Company Monday. The Portsmouth Herald reports the law prevents him from operating both except under certain exemptions.
ORONO, Maine (AP) — A pub that's been a preferred after-class hang-out for students at the University of Maine for more than 23 years says it will close its doors at the end of this month.
FORT COLLINS, Colo. (AP) — Colorado State University has unveiled its new campus craft brewery.
The Coloradoan reports that the Ramskeller brewpub, where students will brew for classwork, opened Monday night. MillerCoors chairman Peter Coors and representatives from local craft breweries attended the opening.
DURANGO, Colo. (AP) — Jim Carver, one of the co-founding brothers of Carver Brewing Co., is back kneading dough after taking a break in 2008, when the brewpub expanded its brewing capacity and shrank its bakery.
"It's fun to watch the dough rise," he said during a recent tour of the kitchen and backhouse of the brewpub, which opened in 1988, Durango's first brewpub since prohibition, and the second in Colorado, behind Wynkoop Brewing Co. in Denver, founded by now-Gov. John Hickenlooper.
REHOBOTH BEACH, Del. (AP) — The original Dogfish Head Brewings & Eats pub is getting demolished, more than two decades after it opened.
The Delaware State News reports that the downtown Rehoboth Beach landmark is scheduled to be torn down Monday morning.
Dogfish Head was the smallest commercial brewery in the United States when the pub opened in 1995. Since then, Dogfish Head has grown into the 14th largest craft brewery in the nation, according to the Brewers Association trade group.