Linda Dutil Visits


Recently, a speaker from Maine visited several middle and high schools in Northeast Georgia to explain what happens to a person whose choices have led them to the emergency room. Linda Dutil was an E.R. nurse for many years before she became a speaker to teenagers around the country. Her presenta...

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American Craft Beer Week


May 16-22 = AMERICAN CRAFT BEER WEEK! Yeah, we have one. And it’s awesome. Cities across America have their own “beer weeks” throughout the year, but this one, put on by the Brewers Association, takes it national to give beer fans the option to enjoy and share what they love! It...

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Under the Moon at Twilight

This weekend marks the 32nd annual Athens Twilight Criterium! If you’re not familiar with the criterium, here’s the skinny: Every year in the last weekend of April, Athens fills with music, bicycles, families and food. It’s one of the most exciting weekends of the year outside o...

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New Looks for Redhook, Widmer


Redhook is celebrating its 30th anniversary of brewing this year, and to commemmorate the occasion it recently revamped its packaging to a retro-style bottle and label. Redhook was the first nationally distributed craft beer brand in the U.S. and its new packaging reflects a colorful history with...

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All About Beer - World Beer Festival


Saturday, April 9 is a day for all beer lovers in North Carolina to congregate at Raleigh’s Moore Square downtown and enjoy craft brews from all over the United States! Put on by All About Beer magazine, the WBF will offer over 100 beers as well as food pairings, competitions, music and mor...

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