DeKalb breweries ask for support of senate bill on beer sales
by Christine Fonville
February 24, 2015 08:38 AM | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Breweries in DeKalb County are asking residents to help local businesses by supporting a bill, currently in the Georgia legislature, that would allow more sales. Brian Purcell, CEO of Three Taverns Brewery, 121 New St. in Decatur, said he and others have been trying to get the word out about Senate Bill 63, which would allow breweries to sell up to 72 ounces of beer for consumption on location and brewpubs to sell 144 ounces, or a 12-pack of beer, per person per day to take home.  “...
Rep. Drenner to host Avondale Estates town hall March 3
District 85 State Rep. Karla Drenner, D-Avondale Estates, will host a legislative town hall meeting March 3, from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Avondale Estates City Hall. Drenner will give citizens an update...
Feb 26, 2015 | 0 0 comments | 2 2 recommendations | email to a friend
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Congressmen accuse Atlanta mayor of discrimination in firing of fire chief
Members of Georgia's congressional delegation have written a letter to Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed calling the termination of the city's former fire chief a violation of free speech and religious free...
Feb 18, 2015 | 1 1 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
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DeKalb interim CEO promotes county in Washington, D.C.
DeKalb Interim CEO Lee May is traveling to Washington, D.C. to meet with Georgia delegates in Congress. May will push for additional grant funding and promote economic development issues in DeKalb ...
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Proposed WellStar, Emory merger
Feb 11, 2015 | 205176 views | 0 0 comments | 80 80 recommendations | email to a friend | print

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