Tag: halethorpe

Heavy Seas to expand and overhaul taproom, add experimental brewing line

Heavy Seas to expand and overhaul taproom, add small-batch line
Rendering via Heavy Seas Beer

Heavy Seas Beer’s taproom is getting a makeover, with the Halethorpe-based brewery planning to expand and modernize the space by next summer.

Something Different: Heavy Seas and Guinness Collaborate on Two-Keg Event


An international beer heavyweight and one of Baltimore’s best homegrown breweries have forged an unlikely bond with a planned two-brewery, two-beer keg-tapping event this Friday.

Guinness to Start Serving Beer at ‘Test Taproom’ in Halethorpe this Friday

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As beer lovers patiently await the arrival of Guinness’ planned Open Gate Brewery & Barrel House in Relay, the company is meeting them halfway by opening up a “test taproom” in Halethorpe this weekend.

Guinness Brewery Testing Taproom to Open Next Month, Brewery to Follow in 2018

Brewmaster Peter Wiens takes a spin around the brewery.


The wait is almost over for Stout enthusiasts eagerly anticipating the opening of the latest taproom in Maryland. Irish Beer maker, Guinness, is opening its first brewery on American soil since 1954, and its “testing taproom” will open late next month. 

Funeral Home Director Nabs Pharmacy Robbery Suspect for Baltimore County Police

Baltimore Highlands Pharmacy, via Google StreetView

The director of a Halethorpe funeral home who who also happens to be a former state trooper and Army veteran offered some major assistance to police yesterday during an armed robbery.

Real-Life Grinches Stealing Presents in Christmastime Crime

It’s the season of giving, so there’s something extra unsettling about stealing Christmas presents.