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What's On Tap: November 28-December 4

by (Marie Orttenburger)

Submitted 11-29-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

B.O.B.'s Brewery Blondie, Golden Ale Crimson King, Amber Ale Full On IPA, India Pale Ale Peanut Butter Porter, Specialty Porter Robert The Barrel, Bourbon Barrel Ale Spaceboy Stout, English Oatmeal Stout Spooky Action, Way Beyond IPA Wit Rabbit...

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What's On Tap: November 21-27

by (Marie Orttenburger)

Submitted 11-21-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

B.O.B.'s Brewery Blondie, Golden Ale Crimson King, Amber Ale Full On IPA, India Pale Ale Peanut Butter Porter, Specialty Porter Robert The Barrel, Bourbon Barrel Ale Spaceboy Stout, English Oatmeal Stout Spooky Action, Way Beyond IPA Wit Rabbit...

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High Five Co-Op Brewery collaborations achieve impressive response

by (Marie Orttenburger)

Submitted 11-19-2013 under INNOVATION-SPOTLIGHT

High Five Co-Op Brewery has already had two meet-ups at local breweries where those interested could buy memberships to the co-op for $150. The two meet-ups, one held at Harmony Brewing Company and the other at The Mitten Brewing Company, were met...

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In Season: November 23, 2013

by (FultonStMarket)

Submitted 11-15-2013 under NONPROFITS

Just In at the Market: Wreaths & Garland Get it Before It's Gone: Broccoli Currently at the Market: Brussel Sprouts Cranberries Turnips Sweet PotatoesWinter SquashPie...

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City Farmers bring fresh produce to the city

by (sns6)

Submitted 11-14-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

The brisk autumn breeze sends dry, crackling leaves through the rows of produce. The leaves make their way through the radishes, lettuce and kale. A shiny gray shed sits at the far left corner, looking over the small field; four wooden picnic tables...

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What's On Tap: November 14-20

by (Marie Orttenburger)

Submitted 11-14-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Brewery Vivant Farmhand, Rustic farmhouse style ale Triomphe, Belgian IPA Solitude, Abbey Ale Big Red Coq, Belgian Red ale with citra hops Belgian Enkel, Traditional Belgian single The Lost Gasket Spelt IPA, Earthy malt and piney hops A Stranger In...

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Fresh Folk series to kick off with Troll for Trout, Rachael Davis

by (Molly Heinhuis)

Submitted 11-06-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

The St Cecilia Music Center (SCMC) has a series of concerts called Fresh Folk that highlight the talent of many singer/songwriters, specifically musicians from Michigan. This year's series will begin on November 7 with Troll for Trout and...

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Brewery Vivant sets standards for businesses locally, nationwide

by (Marie Orttenburger)

Submitted 11-05-2013 under INNOVATION-SPOTLIGHT

In the business plan for Brewery Vivant, owners Jason and Kris Spaulding focused on three major goals: community connection, sustainability and brewing Belgian- and French-inspired beers. Striving to make these a reality has set the brewery apart...

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BaCon to bring local restaurants, breweries together to celebrate America's favorite breakfast meat

by (Marie Orttenburger)

Submitted 10-24-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

BaCon, no, not "bacon," BaCon, will give attendees the chance to sample a variety of dishes from local restaurants starring the ever-popular breakfast meat. On Saturday, November 2 from 3-8 p.m., DeltaPlex Arena and Conference Center will...

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Schmohz Brewery engineers beer, fun, community

by (Marie Orttenburger)

Submitted 10-14-2013 under LOCAL LIFE

Michigan Tech University graduate and senior staff member at Schmohz Brewery Chas Thompson calls himself a Beer Engineer. "In our minds, beer is not art. Beer is engineering. You engineer beer," he says. "With our Michigan Tech...

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