Laura Freeman, who founded Laura’s Lean Beef, is now selling Laura’s Hemp Chocolates, made with hemp grown on her Winchester farm. And next spring she plans to begin distilling moonshine from her heritage grains, too.
Woodford County has no hotels except for bed-and-breakfasts, causing many out-of-town visitors to find overnight lodging in other counties. But its new hotel, expected to open in 2018, will benefit visitors and workers as well.
A heartfelt video posted on Facebook by one of the owners of Willie’s Locally Known asked fans to eat local: “Anything you could do right now to help us out would really be a lifesaver.” Wilson Sebastian’s plea came in the wake of a string of local restaurant closings.
An all-volunteer group of activists has defied the odds by collecting hundreds of thousands of voter signatures for a 2018 initiative to overhaul redistricting in Michigan _ without having to pay a dime for a signature.
Former President Sebastian Pinera is widely expected to win Sunday's election backed by Chileans who hope the billionaire businessman can lift the country from an economic slowdown, but he's unlikely to avoid a runoff.