Here are some interesting Ohio beer stories (because I can't write them all):

• The Youngstown Vindicator reports on North High Brewing Co. in Columbus. Tim Ward Jr., one of the founders, is from Austintown Township. “My dad always said, ‘Life’s too short to drink crap beer,’” he says. “That’s some of the best advice I ever got.” To read the full story, click here.

• The Gnarly Gnome reports on a new dinner series at Fifty West Brewing Co. "Each month this year, the brewery is focusing on a different stop along a Route 50 road trip to theme their dinners," the website says. "The location becomes the inspiration for a three-course dinner." To read the full report, click here.

• reports on City Brew Tours entering the Cleveland market. To read the full story, click here.

• Drink Up Columbus reports that Endeavor Brewing is releasing cans for the first time on Thursday. The Columbus brewery will offer Latin Lager, Hefeweizen and IPA. To read the full story, click here.