Monthly Archives: October 2016

October 31

The Original Coca-Cola Concoction…

– Caroline Parsley, The 100 Companies Soon after the beverage hit the market, Coca-Cola Founder John Pemberton sold his remaining interest in the company to Asa Candler, shortly before his death in 1888. Although many today might consider themselves addicted to Coca-Cola, the beverage was originally created as an addiction-free alternative to painkillers. Suffering from […]

October 29

Boos And Brews…

Written By:  Emily Tracy, SPR Atlanta Halloween-related beer events will be held in Hapeville, Marietta and Old Fourth Ward. Pregame Halloween with beer events around Atlanta this Saturday, October 29. Taps from the Tombs: Arches Brewing will feature dueling pianos, costume contests and seasonal specialty brews for $25, which includes food and tasting tour. Hare-O-Ween: […]

October 28

Uber Self-Driving Truck Packed With Budweiser Makes First Delivery in Colorado

The ride-hailing giant teamed up with AB InBev to transport beer in an autonomous vehicle, which they say is the world’s first such commercial delivery. Eric Newcomer @EricNewcomerMore stories by Eric Newcomer and Alex Webb @atbwebbMore stories by Alex Webb October 25, 2016 — 6:00 AM EDT The Otto self-driving 18-wheeler cruised more than 120 miles […]

October 27

“Do Not Forget About Flint,” Chicago Urban League says…

Chicago Urban League to Host Water Collection Drive for Flint Residents #DontForgetFlint Runs Through October 29th On Saturday, Oct. 29th from 8:00a.m. – 3:00p.m., a special event will be held at the Chicago Urban League’s main office to receive all remaining water/donations. Please share this reminder with your social networks using the hashtag #DontForgetFlint! Students […]

October 26

Week 16: Two Minute Sip – Drinking & Drowning In America…

Written and Produced By: Cynthia Harris, Intern (Spelman College) What’s up! I’m Je Wesley founder of Cocktail Chronicles and your host for 2 Minute Sip. Every week I bring you quick tips and helpful knowledge to make sure that you drink smart. This week’s sip is alcohol related drownings. Now we all know that drinking has […]

October 25

Rémy Martin’s “La Maison Experience” in NYC, Chicago, and LA…

Written by: Emily Arden Wells aka Emma Attention all lovers of brown spirits: Rémy Martin Cognac is hosting a travelling pop-up interactive experience starting this month in New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles, La Maison Rémy Martin.  The experience is sure to be a beautifully curated peek into cognac; from the grapes on the vine, to […]

October 24

Talero Tequila Sponsors Party For Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated…

Written by: Andrew Snorton Locally produced libations, ranging from Sweetwater 420 and others, are gaining a growing popularity and appreciation.  It’s a reminder that people can find a quality alcoholic beverage that can work for anyone’s palate and taste buds.   Another liquor to add to the locally produced list is an under-the-radar brand of […]