| May 23, 2013
I am a lifelong Cubs fan, and I'm one of those lifelong Cubs fans who equate the White Sox with the Green Bay Packers, St. Louis Cardinals and Miami Heat: You are the unseemly other, and I delight in your every failure.
After thousands of innings of...
| 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. ...
| Oct 4, 2013
Baseball's playoffs are here, and the St. Louis Cardinals, as usual, are in them. One of the nation's great baseball cities also has become an increasingly admirable beer city in recent years. Though home to Anheuser-Busch, there are far more...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 2:10 PM
In 1829, David Gottlieb Yuengling established a brewery on North Centre Street in Pottsville. Almost 185 years later, the small operation has blossomed into a billion-dollar company that continues to spread around the United States.
| Oct 23, 2013
| 6:59 AM
Women’s professional golf is set to return to Kingsmill in 2014 and beyond.
The Williamsburg property’s two-year contract with the LPGA expired after May’s Kingsmill Championship as tournament organizers, per a directive from the...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 2:15 PM
The LPGA’s Kingsmill Championship is secure for another four years, the resort’s owner and the tour announced Tuesday, answering persistent questions about the future of women’s professional golf in Williamsburg.
Kingsmill has hosted...
| Feb 28, 2013
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......
| Jul 18, 2013
Monorail car moves forward to cut ribbon during ceremony dedicating the new Busch Gardens in Van Nuys....
| Sep 9, 2012
| 6:54 PM
WILLIAMSBURG — In the eight years the LPGA has played at Kingsmill, the champion has always been a major winner.
Paula Creamer and Jiyai Shin, who will resume their playoff on Monday after darkness halted it after eight holes on Sunday, both have...
| Mar 28, 2011
| 6:50 AM
Beer geeks are already wringing their hands that the sale of Goose Island Beer Co. to Anheuser-Busch -- better known as Budweiser -- will compromise one of craft beer's leading lights.
But Goose founder and Chief Executive Officer John Hall said the...
| Mar 28, 2011
| 7:43 PM
A couple of years ago I was in a craft-beer bar in Helsinki and felt more than a little pride when I spied Bourbon County Brand Stout on the menu.
I didn’t order it — the thick, black Goose Island brew was close to $40 for a 22-ounce bottle....