| Jan 21, 2013
| 11:49 AM
The craft beer revolution kept charging ahead in 2012, when 12% more barrels were shipped than the year before, the sixth straight year of growth.
Of 27 major craft brewers – all of which saw some gain – 16 had double digit increases,...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 9:45 AM
It’s getting crowded in the American beer market, with the most breweries in operation in the country’s history.
This year, 2,751 breweries were active and permitted in the U.S., according to industry group the Beer Institute. Of those, 98%...
| Feb 27, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Operations at the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach may slow if automatic spending cuts go into effect Friday, port officials said, as fewer U.S. customs officers would delay the flow of international cargo through the massive sea ports.
| May 24, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Hipsters are making beer more expensive, or at least that’s the argument that’s been popular the last couple of days. But the brewing industry -- run by enormous multinational conglomerates -- has been planning price hikes for years. ...
| Aug 22, 2013
| 1:21 PM
One hundred and twenty years ago this summer — in 1893 — Rudolf Diesel fired up a single-cylinder engine attached to a flywheel. The contraption was fueled by peanut oil.
He must have been relieved as the engine sputtered to life because...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 4:36 PM
TALLAHASSEE — Associated Industries of Florida President Tom Feeney announced a shake-up of the business group's lobbying team that involves bringing on a one-time aide to Gov. Rick Scott and saying good-bye to another long-time lobbyist. Longtime...
| Feb 28, 2013
| 4:32 PM
All the excuse we in the media seem to need to turn a minor gripe or pique into a major story is a) the filing of a lawsuit b) the introduction of legislation This story, to wit. Note that is......
| Oct 22, 2012
| 12:33 PM
As Lance Armstrong continued to face fallout from doping allegations — this time, being stripped of his seven Tour de France titles — questions still surround a federal investigation that closed without criminal charges being filed....
| Dec 20, 2012
| 4:35 PM
SchoolZone has been inundated with tips about really cool things community members are doing to make the holidays extra special for students in need at a number of area schools. Here are a few Orange County examples that stood out: -Ivey Lane Elementary...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 12:12 AM
Monorail car moves forward to cut ribbon during ceremony dedicating the new Busch Gardens in Van Nuys....
| Sep 16, 2013
| 9:41 AM
Like the outfield ivy, rooftop boxes and the Harry Caray statue, Old Style is for many people a quintessential sight at a Cubs game.
The iconic blue, red and white cans may be just a memory next season, though, under a recent deal inked between the Cubs...