UPDATE: Adirondack Life added some cool insider details on the making of this beer on their blog. Well, the first run of sap from northern New York's sugar bushes is petering out. Temperatures are forecast to drop below freezing this weekend...
Sep 26, 2013 — GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (AP) State regulators have given their approval to an earlier closing time for bars in an upstate New York county that's home to a popular Adirondack tourist destination.
The Post-Star of Glens Falls reports that the state Liquor Authority on Wednesday unanimously approved Warren County's proposal to change "last call" from 4 a.m. to 3 a.m. Go to full article
Ken Hebb in the future space of the St. Lawrence Brewing Company. Photo: David Sommerstein
Canton, NY, Oct 25, 2012 — Like Governor Cuomo at his beer, wine, and liquor summit Wednesday in Albany, a pair of Canton entrepreneurs is hoping craft beer sales will provide an economic lift.
Ken and Katrina Hebb, owners of the Blackbird Cafe in Canton, are starting St. Lawrence County's first microbrewery. The St. Lawrence Brewing Company is leasing space in a new industrial building in Canton. They're ready to start moving in next week and hope to start selling beer by St. Patrick's Day.
Mar 03, 2003 — There's a bill in the state legislature to repeal New York's blue laws and open the states liquor stores on Sundays. Supporters say it's one way of gaining more revenue for a cash-strapped state budget. Karen Dewitt reports. Go to full article