Shuttered downtown Newport News warehouses being converted into brewery, mixed-used development (via Josh Reyes @ Daily Press)

Every weekday afternoon, thousands of people working in a Newport News municipal office or for Newport News Shipbuilding drive on 23rd Street to the Interstate 664 ramp, past a row of empty warehouses with distinct …

Opening date for Starr Hill beer hall and rooftop bar in Scott’s Addition (via Karri Peifer @ Richmond Times-Dispatch)

Starr Hill Brewery’s beer hall and rooftop bar in Scott’s Addition will open Saturday, Dec. 7. The Charlottesville area-based brewery announced the Richmond venture at 3406 W. Leigh St. in February. The beer hall, which …

Soaring Ridge Craft Brewers to temporarily close, open under new ownership (via Jeff Williamson @ WSLS 10)

Brewery opened in 2014. ROANOKE, Va. – A Roanoke Valley brewery is shutting down temporarily, remodeling and opening under new ownership. Soaring Ridge Craft Brewers announced Tuesday that it’s selling its brewing operations and building on …

Anheuser-Busch Acquires Remaining Stake in Kona Maker Craft Brew Alliance (via Justin Kendall & Jessica Infante @ Brewbound)

Anheuser-Busch InBev and Craft Brew Alliance (CBA) announced today that the world’s largest beer company will acquire the remaining 68.8% of CBA that it did not own for $16.50 per share in cash. The deal …