Here are some interesting Ohio-related stories:
-- The Associated Press reports on Cincinnati's efforts to step up alcohol tourism. "Most people don't know that Cincinnati was one of the biggest brewing centers in the country," Steve Hampton, a local architect and executive director of the nonprofit Brewery District Community Urban Development Corp., told the news service. "That's something we've not done a good job of sharing, and we want to remedy that and use it to revitalize the neighborhood." To read the full story, click here. To rea
-- The City Paper in Dayton reports on the canned beer phenomenon. "Next time you go outdoors and want to take a craft beer with you, think cans," author Kevin Gray writes. To read the full story, click here.
-- Scene Magazine beer writer Robert Massie reports that Church Brew Works from Pittsburgh plans to distribute in Ohio. To read the full story, click here.
-- Outdoor magazine reports on the best canned beers of 2013. PsycHOPathy from MadTree Brewing Co. in Cincinnati made the cut. To view the full list, click here.
-- The New York Times reports on beer-flavored ice cream and highlights Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams in Columbus. As artisan ice-cream makers seek local ingredients that push the envelope, craft beers offer new dimensions, founder Jeni Britton Bauer told the newspaper. To read the full story, click here.