Mayor Greg Fischer today announced the first fifteen loans granted by a new Metro Government program, the Community Action Partnership Enterprise. The program provides small business loans for micro enterprises, which are business with five or fewer employees. The awards totaled $100,000. If a business remains in operation for a year after the award, the […]
According to the Brewers’ Association, the independent, craft brewing industry grew between 9 and 12 percent in the first half of the year. That’s in the face of a nationwide decline in overall beer sales.
In a sense, Dreher says, Wendell Berry has been ahead of his time, and now he’s right on time. Berry’s belief that we must stop consuming beyond our means echoes the calls of environmentalists these days, who urge us to eat locally and tap local sources for alternative fuels.