SUN VIDEO: Meet Livingston County’s 7 Newest Brewers

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – This bright and merry St. Patrick's Day Friday, dreams came true for seven families with big ideas for craft beverage businesses in the valley. Four businesses won Livingston County Development's Brew IN Livingston Competition and were awarded $35,000 and a package of financial benefits: Battle Street Brewery in Dansville, Mortalis Brewing Company in Avon, Quiet Storm Brewing Company in Geneseo and Original Stump Blower … [Read more...]

SUN VIDEO: IDA to Name Brew IN Livingston Winners Friday

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Industrial Development Agency will announce the winners of the Brew IN Livingston competition on Friday. Bill Bacon, Executive Director of the IDA, said that the program is designed to develop a brewery trail in Livingston County, which will propagate local agriculture, manufacturing, retail and tourism. "We are very excited to have an impact of each of those four areas of economic activity in the county," said … [Read more...]

Brew IN Livingston Awards 15 Finalists

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Brew IN Livingston business plan competition names 15 budding breweries as recipients of a 'business boot camp' to nurture their success. According to a press release from Livingston County Development, the 15 finalists are: Dublin Corners Farm Brewery; Amber Lantern Brewing Company; Battle Street Brewery; Charred Brewery; Dansville Brewing Company; Hemlock Hills Ciderhouse; Heroes Brewing; Hop Hat Brewing Company; … [Read more...]

NYS Awards Livingston County $3.5M for Major Projects

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – New York State awarded the County government about $3.5 million for four major local economic development projects. According to a press release from Livingston County, they are the recipients of four large awards through the 2016 New York State Regional Economic Development Council Awards announced on Dec. 8. The money will go towards: the County's Brew IN Livingston initiative; a County-wide public market study; the … [Read more...]