Category Archives: Hard News

July 06

Atlanta Must Boil Water Before Use…

July 6, 2017  DWM Issues a Boil-Water Advisory for City of Atlanta Residents and Businesses The City of Atlanta has issued a boil water advisory for the following areas until further notice: Streets in downtown Atlanta to the south including South Fulton County, East to Moreland Avenue and west of downtown may have experienced a […]

June 25

Researchers Discover Body Image For Teens Linked To Alcohol, Tobacco Use | Hannibal Courier-Post…

22nd June 2017 by philcain Girls who thought they were very good looking were more likely to binge drink. Virginia Ramseyer Winter [of the University of Missouri’s School of Social Work] suggests this is because attractiveness may be associated with popularity, which is related to increased alcohol use. Source: www.hannibal.net/news/20170621/researchers-discover-body-image-for-teens-linked-to-alcohol-tobacco-use

June 24

Diageo Agrees $1 Billion Deal For Clooney’s Casamigos Tequila…

Written by News Deskon: In: Alcohol, Beverage, Business, Industries, Mergers & Acquisitions   Diageo has agreed to acquire Casamigos – the premium tequila brand founded by Hollywood actor George Clooney – for up to $1 billion. The deal includes an initial consideration of $700 million, with a further $300 million in performance-related earn-outs over ten years. Diageo said […]

June 23

Get up! Up On The Roof (Greenville, SC)…

    Greenville, SC has a growing similarity to other small cities, especially in the Southeast.     With reinvestment in its downtown, along with the growing mixed-use neighborhoods (i.e. businesses on the ground floor and residences above), along with vibrant options for housing, recreation, and other areas, it is a quietly growing area.  It […]

June 23

GENTLEMAN JACK AND OMARI HARDWICK CELEBRATE AFRICAN AMERICAN FILMMAKERS WITH REAL TO REEL…

  Aspiring film creatives can enter now for a chance to win $10,000 and a VIP trip to Miami Beach   LYNCHBURG, TENN., (APRIL 24, 2017) – Gentleman Jack Double Mellowed Tennessee Whiskey is joining with Codeblack Entertainment to support and highlight bold, new African American voices in film, with its Real to Reel contest. […]

June 16

Black Owned Rum Company To Launch In Atlanta This Summer…

Caribbean Smooth: Ou-Oui Premium Liqueurs Written by Ace Loans | News Photo (L-R): Nigel Walwyn CEO and Founder of Caribbean Smooth, LLC; Sandy Headley, Vice President of Access to Capital for Entrepreneurs, Inc, (ACE); Scott Cooper, Board Member of Caribbean Smooth, LLC; Jason Sleeman, Business Banking Relationship Manager Fifth Third Bank; Michael LaBerge, Financial Center […]

June 14

Beverage Experts Share Their Biggest Career Lessons…

Get immersed in your field, support your peers and never burn a bridge, these professionals say Written by David Flaherty David Flaherty has more than 20 years experience in the hospitality industry and is the marketing director for the Washington State Wine Commission. This article does not necessarily reflect the opinions of the editors or […]