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Five ways you can support teachers this school year

Parents around the world have taken on the temporary role of teacher during the COVID-19 pandemic, and the effort has highlighted the tremendous amount of work teachers do every year, often with little funding and low pay.
2 years ago
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Hannah Jones, Entertainment Writer for Brandforge

Timeline: Arizona’s roots in brewing history

The history of beer is as long as human civilization itself. Archeologists trace the first brewing back to ancient Egypt and Mesopotamia. Before modern refrigeration, beer was often safer than water, not to mention richer in flavor and calories, which made it the perfect drink for laborers. In Arizona, beer brewing has contributed to the […]
6 years ago
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Rachel Harris, Entertainment Writer for Brandforge

Cold beers and baseball: A beer lover’s guide to Spring Training

The Cactus League has become a cherished Arizona tradition for locals and tourists alike. What started as two teams coming to the Valley of the Sun for spring training in 1947 is now 15 teams and the greatest concentration of pro baseball stadiums in the United States. It’s not just the conveniently located stadiums or great […]
6 years ago
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Rachel Harris, Entertainment Writer for Brandforge

The guide to Arizona Beer Week around the state

Whether you’re an Arizona local or just visiting for the winter months, stop by Arizona Beer Week for an event that tastes great. 2017 promises an interactive week of events with more variety, fun and food than ever before. Below are some highlighted events to enjoy, no matter where you are across the state: Northern Arizona Those […]
6 years ago
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Rachel Harris, Brandforge Entertainment Writer

The new beer pairing guide for holiday foods

With the holiday season fast approaching, it’s time to get cracking on meal-planning — even if you don’t feel quite ready, here’s a quick guide to make sure everything tastes great and pairs well with whatever you’re eating. This year, add an extra kick of flavor and interest to your meals by pairing your favorite […]
6 years ago
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Flint Stephens, Writer for Brandforge

The best places to celebrate Fall in Phoenix

Summer is over and fall is here — although Phoenix is known for its hot sunny weather, the triple-digit heat is a thing of the past. Fall is in the air, and temperatures are in the mid-80s, making it ideal for both indoor and outdoor fun. Here are the best places to get into the […]
6 years ago
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Flint Stephens, Writer for Brandforge

6 coolest things brewing in Arizona

As the weather starts to dip below triple digits in Arizona, the promise of Fall is in the air. Yet, as the weather starts to cool, the activities around town start to heat up. So grab a pumpkin spice latte or even better a cold Pumpkin Porter and head out to enjoy a day of […]
6 years ago
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Flint Stephens, Writer for Brandforge

Gameday recipes and beers to match

Football season is here and it’s time to start planning some mouth-watering tailgating food. Tailgate parties are a great time to visit with friends, get pumped for the game, and consume great food and drink. Here are some incredibly easy and satisfying game day recipes with the perfect beer to match. Fried chicken This southern classic has […]
6 years ago