Articles by Pat Evans

Rockford Brewing embroiled in suit over name

Illinois brewery challenges the use of ‘Rockford.’

January 31, 2014

Computer, phone scams plague West Michigan

Callers promise help with computers or hope for a callback.

January 31, 2014

Michigan’s first Winter Games on tap next week

At least 2,000 athletes are expected to arrive in Grand Rapids.

January 31, 2014

Breweries find themselves at center of neighborhood development

All share a need to be an important part of communities in which they locate.

January 24, 2014

Coppercraft poised to distribute spirits

Distillery will open tasting room and is adding another still.

January 24, 2014

Founders’ focus: Just make beer

With its physical expansion completed, brewery makes plans to increase its national footprint.

January 24, 2014