Beer

'Gator shotgun': 2 charged after pouring beer down alligator's throat

A pair of South Carolina men who poured beer down the throat of a young alligator now face harassment charges.<p>Joseph Andrew Floyd Jr., 20, and Zachary Lloyd Brown, 21, told law enforcement officers they nabbed the alligator Wednesday as it crossed a dirt road a few miles north of Savannah, Ga., in …

Crime

3 Top Dividend Stocks in Consumer Staples

A look at three top-notch dividend payers in this defensive sector.<p>Consumer staples companies -- household products makers like <b>Procter & Gamble</b> …

Anheuser-Busch

Lovin' The San Diego Craft Beer Tasting Room Boom

Here's an amazing fact: San Diego has more than 140 brewery locations. That's an astounding number given the county's size and population. What's …

California

Derby North: Could pub chatter predict swing seat vote?

<b>Real ale-loving Derby North was England's narrowest won seat in the last general election when just a handful of votes changed its political makeup. Can the men and women behind the beer pumps shed any light on how punters will vote this time?</b><p>Derby is a city that takes its beer seriously.<p>There are …

The Happenings: Three things to do in Vancouver this weekend

<i>Looking for something to do in Metro Vancouver? Here are three suggestions for the last weekend in May.</i><p><b>24-Hour Movie Marathon</b><p>The weather outside is …

Canadian News

Germany's Wacken hard rock festival gets beer pipeline

<b>An underground beer pipeline is being laid for the Wacken Open Air (WOA) hard rock festival, which kicks off in northern Germany in August.</b><p>It is part of a new 7km (four-mile) pipeline network, which organisers say will make the event more eco-friendly.<p>The beer flow rate should reach six glasses …

Beer Festivals

Men who forced gator to chug beer will face criminal charges

Binge drinking bites back for this baby alligator — who was force-fed cheap beer by two heartless South Carolina men.<p>The unnamed jerks — who bragged …

Figueroa Mountain Brewing Debuts New Packaging, Branding, and Beers

May 26, 2017<p><i>Buellton, California —</i> The family-owned brewery that is known for their hand-drawn artwork, nostalgic logos and landmark-inspired beer …

Drinking

Delco craft beers en route to their debut in Japan

Will a brew called Delco find a passionate following in Japan?<p>We’ll find out in about a month, when a cargo ship scheduled to set sail Tuesday from …

India Pale Ale

Marketers from Molson Coors and The North Face talk brand purpose and agency relationships

At C2 Montreal, marketers from companies including Molson Coors and The North Face gathered to discuss what exactly brand purpose means in today’s …

Advertising

Beer Industry Brews 2.2M Jobs, $350B For U.S. Economy

<i>"Beer Serves America</i>," a report from the Beer Institute and the National Beer Wholesalers Association, states that last year the beer industry …

Advertising Industry

This Bud's not for you: Thieves make off with $160,000 in stolen beer

Two semi-trucks with trailers (later found empty) were stolen from a holding yard on May 3<p>Talk about the Labatt Blues!<p>Thieves broke into a south …

Playing Hoodoo: Renée Stout and “The Rootworker’s Table”

Growing up, in a West Indian neighborhood in Brooklyn, I was always taught to avoid a certain kind of woman. They dressed tellingly, in long, stiff skirts, their hair wrapped in beguilingly white fabric. They sat in cheap plastic chairs in front of small storefronts on Brooklyn’s broadest avenues. …

Art

Can 'Game of Thrones' Beer Dull the Pain of Season 7 Delay? (Video)

Normally by this point in May, we’d be almost halfway through the latest season of HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” Sadly, because winter has finally arrived …

Game of Thrones

The 'small business owners of the year' share their best advice for entrepreneurs

This year's Small Business Assocation (SBA) Small Business People of the Year are Garrett and Melanie Marrero, the cofounders of Maui Brewing Company, Hawaii's largest craft beer brewery.<p>This year, Maui Brewing Company is on track to bring in $18-22 million in revenue and ship 53,000 barrels of …

Small Business

A beer-friendly ranking of Memorial Day games

In addition to far more important things, Memorial Day weekend represents the unofficial start of summer, a chance to ingest alarming quantities of grilled meats, and an opportunity to play games. Hopefully, lots of games. Above all, the biggest challenge on a three-day weekend is determining what …

Golf

Colorado Brewery Dedicates New Beer In Honor Of Mike Sadler

A Colorado brewery has found a cool way to honor former Michigan State punter Mike Sadler.<p>Jagged Mountain Brewery, based in Denver, Colorado, has …

College & University

Virginia sees opportunity amid discord over Maryland brewery rules

Virginia officials are seizing on discord in Maryland over how to regulate the growing number of breweries here by trying to entice brewers and …

Government

Drunk on power: Chris Christie has to sober up about beer | Mulshine

At a press conference the other day, Gov. Christie was asked to respond to a recent column of mine in which I asked why he's pushing through that …

Chris Christie

Beer, Wine & Liquor

VIEW FULL SECTOR: Misc Business<p>PAC Contributions to Federal Candidates<p>Total Amount:<p>$6,351,972<p>Total to Democrats:<p>$2,765,142<p>(44%)<p>Total to …

Elections

The 2 Best Dividend Stocks in Beer

Don't choose between them: Both of these beer concerns belong in your dividend-investment portfolio.<p><b>Constellation Brands</b> (NYSE:STZ) and <b>Anheuser-Busch</b> …

Stocks

Molson Coors: Buy The Downtrend

Molson Coors is down more than 15% from its 52 week highs.<p>Despite this, the fundamentals of the company remain in tact.<p>I believe Molson Coors will do …

Stocks

Craft Brewers Tout Nearly $1B Total Output in Asheville, NC Area

<b>(ASHEVILLE, N.C.)</b> — The Economic Development Coalition for Asheville-Buncombe County has released a contribution analysis of the brewery industry in …

Asheville

Star Lager Beer consumers to watch English FA Cup final live

Five Star Lager consumers will watch the English FA Cup final between Chelsea and Arsenal live at the Wembley Stadium, courtesy Nigeria’s No. 1 beer brand, Star Lager Beer.<p>The lucky fans, who are scheduled to leave the shores of the country on May 24th will get a once in a lifetime opportunity to …

English Premier League

America's Veteran-Owned Breweries Honor Those Who Serve

America’s Veteran-Owned Breweries Build Community, Honor Those Who Serve<p>May 25, 2017<p>Craft breweries across the United States create community within …

Drinking

Heineken Leads Alcoholic Beverages In Social, WOM Impact

Heineken is king among alcoholic beverage brands when it comes to its social media and offline or word-of-mouth (WOM) impact, according to a new …

Advertising Industry

Giving Beer a Fresh Tart

Friendly microbes bring new flavors—and challenges—to sour beer.<p>Nothing may ever unseat IPA as the ruling style of American craft beer, but many have …

7 Mountain Biking Tips From Oskar Blues Brewery Founder Dale Katechis

The Longmont, Colorado-based brewer and founder of hand-welded bicycle company REEB shares his singlespeed, fat bike, and trail beer wisdom<p><b>We started REEB Cycles</b> in 2011 after my bike was stolen, as kind of a middle finger to bike thieves. We wanted to make a singlespeed that climbed well, like the …

Mountain Biking

Kajan Johnson explains ‘amazing’ turn of events at UFC Athlete Retreat

As the corporate sponsors spoke, Kajan Johnson felt his blood pressure rise.<p>It wasn’t the fact that representatives from the UFC’s corporate …

Anheuser-Busch

Cincinnati beer blogger worked six years to get Cincinnati State brewing degree program started - Cincinnati Business Courier

Cincinnati State Technical and Community College is offering a new two-year degree in… more<p>Courtesy Cincinnati State<p>One half of the Cincinnati beer …

Education