Craft Beer Week in Knoxville: Making Knoxville a Better Place, One Brew at a Time (Plus another ticket giveaway)

In 2016 when James Fallows wrote his article “Eleven Signs a City Will Succeed,” after talking about governmental concerns, civic leaders, vibrant downtowns and more, he ended with what he said might be the single most important indication that a city is doing well: beer. As in craft beer. He said: One final marker, perhaps […]

Sugar Mama’s Marks One Year with New Menu and More Changes – Plus an All-Day Party

It’s hard to believe it’s been more than a year ago I first introduced you to Hannah and Mike McConnell. That was in March and just over a month later they held their grand opening. The two started the store with some great baked goods, beer and a belief in what they were doing. All […]