Local illustrator Mark Brewer.

A Brewer launches a brewing book

Local artist Mark Brewer drew “Brewology: An Illustrated Dictionary for Beer Lovers.”

6 days ago

 Wigle  Barrel-Rested Ginever, left, and Ginever by Wigle Whiskey Barrelhouse.

Beer/Spirits: Some spirited events for rum and beer lovers

Local drinks makers releasing a new single-barrel gold rum and barleywine ginever.

1 week ago

Beer: Brewtus, the region's newest brewpub, opens in Sharon

Brewtus Brewing Co. strikes a speakeasy theme.

2 weeks ago

 Gov. Tom Wolf said he is open to expanding the availability of wine and beer into more locations, such as supermarkets.

Wolf vetoes GOP liquor privatization bill for Pennsylvania

The governor’s veto of the high-profile Republican priority comes after a Tuesday veto of a GOP-crafted state budget.

3 weeks ago

 The liquor privatization plan would allow about 14,000 beer-sales license holders — retailers, restaurants, grocery stores and others — to pay a higher fee for permission to also sell wine, liquor or both.

Pennsylvania Senate approves budget, liquor privatization bills

The Senate passed a budget bill late this afternoon, after earlier approving a bill that allows privatization of liquor sales.

4 weeks ago