| Jul 29, 2011
| 11:38 AM
Three months after being acquired by Anheuser-Busch, Goose Island Beer Co. said today that its massively popular 312 Urban Wheat Ale will soon be brewed in an AB facility in upstate New York.
Brewing a beer named for Chicago in Baldwinsville, N.Y. -- 700...
| Aug 3, 2011
| 9:15 PM
Powerful Clydesdales marched through the Orange County Fair on Wednesday afternoon in the inaugural Budweiser Clydesdales Parade, which will be repeated at 5 p.m. through Sunday.
The hairy-hoovedhorses, stabled in the fair's livestock area, are iconic to...
| Aug 10, 2011
| 12:06 PM
To kids who watch the "Madagascar" movies, Cedric the Entertainer is Maurice, the aye-aye. To those who kick back at comedy clubs, he's an original from "The Kings of Comedy."
He's also hosting and producing NBC's "It's Worth What?" Tuesdays.
| Sep 6, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Back in 1984 when the Northwest Expressway was under construction, a group of eight or so Reisterstown residents struggled with the idea that their beloved, centuries-old town might be bypassed along with heavily traveled Reisterstown Road.
| Oct 12, 2011
| 6:41 AM
Slapwater, the heavy-weight champion of Peninsula area dance bands, has been entertaining local crowds with funk, soul and rock for four decades. The band will perform for free on Friday Oct. 14 at the Poquoson Seafood Festival. Showtime is 6 p.m.
| Oct 18, 2011
| 3:25 PM
When Wild Willy's Rock House & Sports Saloon opened in Annapolis last year, it promised to be the wildest party in town.
In the promo pictures, waitresses wore microscopic tops and jean shorts, holding on to pool cues and flashing come-hither looks....
| Nov 7, 2011
During four decades as a quintessential Chicago ad man, Ron Bess has steered campaigns for clients from McDonald's to Gatorade while climbing the ranks at some of the city's most prominent agencies.
Bess, a natural pitchman, well-schooled leader and...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 2:46 PM
Wedding date: Dec. 31, 2012
Her story: Tiffany Trask, 26, grew up in Columbia and is a nurse in the Navy. Her mother, Karen, is a financial analyst and her father, Tim, is a building supervisor.
His story: Jason Harriman, 30, grew up in Laurel. He...
| 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,...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 10:03 AM
Anheuser-Busch InBev can trademark the name “Bud” for its beers in Europe over the objections of Czech company Budejovicky Budvar, which makes brews that it calls Budweiser Budvar and Bud Premier Select.
The General Court of the European...
| 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%...