McCreary’s Irish Pub to Open New Location in Columbia

McCreary’s Irish Pub has been a staple in downtown Franklin for many years, now they just announced they will expand to a second location in Columbia Tennessee. In a social media post, the pub will open in the former Vanh Dy’s location in Columbia. Stating, “Such is our...
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Winchester Offers Up Diverse Dining and Classic New England Charm

Downtown Winchester is about as representative of New England as you can get. The main streets wind past brick storefronts that are home to locally owned small businesses: an independent bookstore, florists’ shops, cafés. Walking paths circle an historic pond, and a white church steeple towers over it all.
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Olympic Valley resort offering locals discount at on-site restaurants

OLYMPIC VALLEY, Calif. — Resort at Squaw Creek has announced a special dining discount for local residents available throughout the winter ski season. Additionally, Sandy’s Pub, the resort’s casual restaurant and sports bar, debuts new Sunday breakfast specials for football season. The updated dining experience includes new breakfast-inspired dishes paired with specialty cocktail selections.

Tysheen Polk Sentenced to Prison for Felonious Assault at J's Pub

ALLEN COUNTY, OH (WLIO) - A man involved in a fight outside of J's Pub earlier this year was sentenced Monday at the Allen County Common Pleas Court. Tysheen Polk received a guilty verdict for 1 count of felonious assault to the second degree after beating Bradin Fischer-Jones in the parking lot of J's. In court, the prosecution played multiple videos posted on Facebook that shows Polk, while wearing an ankle monitor for a previous sentencing, attacking the victim and forcibly stomping near the victim's head resulting in multiple facial fractures and bodily harm. Judge Terri Kohlrieser sentenced Polk to a 5 to 7.5 year prison term.

Break out the UGLY sweaters and head to downtown Bend Friday night

There's an ugly sweater pub crawl Friday evening in downtown Bend. Three "winners" get a $100 gift card. Many downtown bars and restaurants are participating. Continue the Holiday celebrations in Downtown with the Ugly Sweater Pub Crawl! Friday, December 9th, grab your ugly sweater and friends and head out for a night of fun! Starting at 5 pm, crawlers can go to any bar and pub in Downtown. Below is a list of bars offering deals to those in Ugly Sweaters.

The Lathums to go back to pubs for album shows

Indie stars The Lathums have said they are "buzzing" to return to their pub gig beginnings for an "eyebrow-raising" new album launch. The Wigan band will play intimate shows in Glasgow, Middlesbrough, Hull, London and their hometown in February. The band said like many acts, their first show was in...

Blue Apron Launches a Fireside Feast Box as Its Next Limited-Time, Seasonal Meal Kit

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Dec 6, 2022-- Blue Apron (NYSE: APRN) launches a Fireside Feast Box as its next limited-time, seasonal offering. Available to order now, the meal kit is part of the company’s occasion-based offerings designed to provide customers with everything they need to make entertaining easier, with minimal effort. This press release features multimedia. View the full release here: Blue Apron launches a Fireside Feast Box featuring French-inspired recipes designed for cozy winter nights spent indoors. (Photo: Business Wire)

England’s World Cup run gives West's pubs 'big boost'

Football fans cheering on England at the World Cup have given the industry a much-needed "boost". Emma McClarkin, chief executive of the British Beer and Pub Association, said the trade had endured a tough year and it was a welcome relief. She said fans are thought to have drunk an...

Portland Cider’s New Release Brightens Up the Winter

CLACKAMAS, Oregon – As the days grow colder and the nights grow longer, Portland Cider Company is pouring liquid sunshine on the wintry Pacific Northwest weather with its refreshing, limited-run Lemon Drop Cider. Sweet-tart Meyer lemons provide a balanced citrus flavor, which is enhanced by delicate notes of cider-steeped...

Fare Share: Celebrating Ohio’s best and brightest

As the most festive time of year begins to light up central Ohio, the Ohio Restaurant Association (ORA) has been admiring the best and brightest restaurateurs and industry leaders as part of our annual Industry Awards Celebration. On Dec. 6 at the Estate at New Albany, the ORA recognized the...

Portland Cider Co. Launches Lemon Drop Cider

After making its debut at the 2022 Oregon Brewers Festival, Portland Cider Company is now offering up its Lemon Drop Cider in a limited- run that’s packaged in cans and on draft. Lemon Drop Cider is produced with sweet-tart Meyer lemons that provide a balanced citrus flavor, which is...

Winterfest brings Christmas to downtown Soap Lake

SOAP LAKE - Soap Lake celebrated its annual Winterfest Saturday afternoon with a number of activities for attendees of all ages. Winterfest brought guests and residents to downtown Soap Lake to highlight local businesses and celebrate the winter season. The Soap Lake Food Bank held an open house serving cookies and hot chocolate, Grant County Department of Health handed out free COVID-19 test kits, the Del Red Pub had bingo where participants could win a turkey, carolers sang Christmas carols courtesy of Masquers theater actors, a live youth concert was given by Soap Lake students and Fire on Main had an open house.

Pub firm Marston’s cheers Christmas and World Cup sales boosts

The boss of Marston’s has hailed “encouraging” Christmas bookings despite cost-of-living pressures on customers, and has said the pub group has also been buoyed by the World Cup.The firm, which runs 1,468 pubs across the UK, saw shares lift higher on Tuesday morning as it also returned to profit for the past year following the easing of Covid-19 restrictions.Andrew Andrea, chief executive of Marston’s, said: “Current trading to the end of November has been positive with encouraging levels of Christmas bookings as we look forward to the first-restriction free festive period in three years.“Additionally, the World Cup has benefited trading,...

LIVE from the CRAzies with The Main Pub

Live from the CRAzies, the Connecticut Restaurant Association's Awards night at Foxwoods Resort Casino: Here's our interview with Keith Beaulieu, Board of Directors Chairman of the Connecticut Restaurant Association and The Main Pub. About The Connecticut Restaurant Association:. The CRA is a full-service, nonprofit trade association that supports every type...