Nine Sacramento craft beers you really ought to taste

Nine Sacramento craft beers you really ought to taste
If you’ve come across my Twitter feed lately, you already know I’ve had some superb beers from multiple sources. I encourage you to give some or all of these a try: Denali Pale Ale, New Helvetia: The folks at New Helvetia were excited about these …
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You can’t buy America’s most popular craft beer in Texas
Montana lawmakers in February defeated a proposal to allow craft brewers with a tasting room to raise production from 10,000 to 60,000 barrels annually. They defeated another bill that would have allowed brewers to own up to three retail licenses.
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Craft beers brewing up a storm
THE craft beer industry in Ireland is thriving in a time of national recession. Over half of the country’s existing 37 breweries and cider makers have been set up since 2009. But they are backed with a tradition of craft brewing that is embedded in the …
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Cumberland men’s volleyball coach looks to build program through local recruiting

Cumberland men’s volleyball coach looks to build program through local recruiting
Seven years ago, King University started the first collegiate men’s volleyball team in Tennessee; Cumberland’s program, which will start next year, will mark the third college in the state to add the sport and the second in the last two years.
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Canada misses chance to qualify 4th beach volleyball pair for Olympics
Two Canadian men’s beach volleyball pairs will need to make a last-ditch effort in July for an Olympic berth after dropping their second-to-last chance at qualification Sunday. The pairs of Josh Binstock and Sam Schachter, and Sam Pedlow and Grant O’Gorman …
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Cam Newton And Panthers Surprise Baltimore Beach Volleyball Players
Reigning NFL MVP Cam Newton is trying to have as much fun as he can before training camp begins next week. On Monday evening, the Carolina Panthers quarterback and 10 of his teammates showed up at Rash Field in the Inner Harbor of Baltimore looking to play …
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Mountain bike riders participate in endurance race through Riverside State Park

Mountain bike riders participate in endurance race through Riverside State Park
Beddome Allen was tired and sweaty after finishing a 15-mile mountain bike race in first place Saturday, but a few hours later he would do it all again. And again. Allen and 521 of his closest friends kicked off the 24-hour Round the Clock mountain bike …
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Barry Bonds in Colorado for USA Pro Challenge cycling race
Barry Bonds showed up in Colorado on Monday for the start of the USA Pro Challenge cycling race as it kicked off in Durango en route to Telluride. The former San Francisco Giants slugger was along the race route with the crowd in Durango and then rode in a …
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Disco Mountain Bike Race Series at Mill Mountain
ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ7) The Wednesday Night Disco Mountain Bike Series started last week and being new to the area I wanted to conquer Mill Mountain … or so I thought. Mountain bikers young and old alike took to their bikes and made the 5-mile climb.
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Made in Chicago: Roller Derby Inspires World Celebration August 13 through 19

Made in Chicago: Roller Derby Inspires World Celebration August 13 through 19
Roller Derby, at the Chicago Coliseum Aug. 13, 1935 (Image Provided) World Roller Derby Week Aug. 13-19 will include an inaugural annual public celebration, retro-style games and a national community service blood drive in honor of the invention of Roller …
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This roller derby player goes by the name Hebrew-Ham Lincoln
NEW YORK (JTA) — Dara Fineman may not be the only Jewish player in the Gotham Girls Roller Derby League, but she’s the only one who sports a Star of David painted over her eye. Her derby name is plenty Jewish, too: “Hebrew-Ham Lincoln” — yes …
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It’s not your grandmother’s roller derby
Dave and Beth Corson drove in from Tampa Sunday afternoon to watch their daughter participate in a new team sport that involves knocking other players to the ground. “I just hope she doesn’t get hurt,” said Beth Corson, repeating the mantra of mothers …
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Granddaddy of Craft Fairs — The Harvest Festival this coming Friday through Sunday!

trendGranddaddy of Craft Fairs — The Harvest Festival this coming Friday through Sunday!
A filled to the brim showcase of 24,000 handmade creations, the 27 th Annual Ventura Harvest Festival® Original Art & Craft show gets underway Sept. 30-Oct. 2 at the Ventura County Fairgrounds. Seaside Park at the beach becomes a hub of activities …

Season Winding Down For Craft Shows
Sandwich Artisans continues with its 2016 Fine Art & Crafts show schedule. These juried shows are held on the lawn of the Sandwich Public Library, 142 Main Street, from 10 AM to 4 PM. The next show is Saturday, September 24 and the last show is Saturday …

Photos: Heritage Month Seniors Art & Craft Show
The Department of Community and Cultural affairs hosted a free two-day Annual Heritage Month Seniors Arts and Crafts Show at Peace Lutheran Church on Thursday, May 5 and Friday, May 6, 2016. A spokesperson said, “The show is a fitting start to Heritage …
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South Jersey roller derby girls skate through life

sportSouth Jersey roller derby girls skate through life
Roller Derby. Megan St. Marie of The Shore Points Roller Derby club in front during team practice at Rollway Skating Rink in Hammonton Wednesday, Aug 19, 2015. Roller Derby. Edward Lea. Roller Derby. The Shore Points Roller Derby club holds team …
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Final roller derby event is Saturday
STEVENS POINT — People will have their final chance to catch the Mid-State Sisters of Skate roller derby team at home this Saturday at the Arnott Lions Park Arena, 6867 4th St. The Mid-State Sisters home squads, The Sweet Dairy Airs and the Pearl …
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Roller derby doubleheader speeds into Wausau on June 27
WAUSAU – The Stevens Point-based women’s roller derby league, the Mid-State Sisters of Skate, is skating back to Wausau for a doubleheader this weekend. The local roller derby league’s two teams — the Sweet Dairy Airs and the Pearl Jammers — will …
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Golf: European Tour pro Jason Palmer plays through pain to win medal at Kirby

sportGolf: European Tour pro Jason Palmer plays through pain to win medal at Kirby
Kirby Muxloe’s European Tour professional Jason Palmer won the pro-medal in the annual pro-am tournament at his home club for the second successive season. But he had to battle through the pain barrier for victory. He was playing his first full 18 …
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Tim Tebow makes big impact in pro-am at Franklin Templeton
Series: PGA Tour. Published: Thursday, December 10, 2015 | 11:51 a.m.. NAPLES, Fla. – The Franklin Templeton Shootout starts for real Thursday. But the past two days, the unofficial Tim Tebow Pro-Am drew a more than usual number of fans to Tiburon Golf …
Read more on Tour championship coming to Canterbury, affiliated with LeBron James
Similar to the other three Tour Finals’ events, the DAP Championship purse will be $ 1 million, with $ 180,000 for the winner. Golf Channel will televise all four rounds. Hosting some of pro golf’s top young golfers will be a new turn of events …

Grant wrestling program breaks through at Shelby Super Duals

sportGrant wrestling program breaks through at Shelby Super Duals
SHELBY, MI – Beating traditional wrestling power Shelby has seemed like such a fairy tale for nearly the entire existence of Grant’s wrestling program, which launched in 1995. That fairy tale became reality for the first time by the slimmest of margins …

Wrestling: NJSIAA power points for Monday, Feb. 2
Section:North 1 Wrestling Ranking summaries for 20150204 Group:1 Group:2 Pompton Lakes 15- 3 29.10 Lenape Valley Regio 13- 1 33.00 Cedar Grove Memoria 5-11 26.60 Pequannock Township 13- 1 30.10 New Milford 14- 7 26.50 Pascack Hills 15- 3 …

No. 1 Iowa wrestlers 2nd top-ranked team to visit Penn State; Sunday’s Jordan
1 wrestling team for the second time in 14 days on Sunday. The Nittany Lions fell 17-16 to Minnesota on Jan. 25. The Gophers, then ranked No. 1 by InterMat, fell 23-12 to Iowa on Friday. The Hawkeyes, who had been No. 1 in the USA Today/NWCA poll, took …