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  • Burger King's olive branch to McDonald's snubbed
    Burger King and McDonald’s: Morphing burgers for peace pooh-poohed at the arches
    It looks like Burger King is offering up the olive branch to McDonald’s for a day of peace, one burger at a time. Burger King took out ads in the Chicago Tribune and New York Times offering up this proposal to McDonald's after years of...
  • Finger Lakes, LI entries top NY Wine Classic judging
    Finger Lakes, LI entries top NY Wine Classic judging
    Wineries from the Finger Lakes and Long Island took top honors Wednesday in the 30th annual New York Wine & Food Classic judging in Watkins Glen, emerging from a field of 910 entries.This was the first year a majority of the international...
  • Open Water Swimming Events
    Emerald City Open Water Swim happens this weekend
    This weekend is the the 31st annual Emerald City Open Water Swim on Saturday, August 15th. This swimming competition occurs every August at mid-month. It is a family oriented event that takes place at Seward Park on Lake Washington. The 2...
  • Billiards Team
    Tips for Team Competition
    Connecticut billiards teams recently won their entries to compete in the annual National Team Championships held in Las Vegas in August. There is a lot of higher level competition behind them and more ahead of them. Sportsmanship is key and also...
  • Dr. Frank earns best-in-show at Atlantic Seaboard judging
    Dr. Frank earns best-in-show at Atlantic Seaboard judging
    Dr. Frank's Vinifera Wine Cellars picked up a best-in-show award in the 11th annual Atlantic Seaboard Wine Association(ASWA) Wine Competition's July 25-26 judging held in Haymarket, Va. The honor, among several for the Finger Lakes winery,...
  • Dr. Frank takes 3 best-in-class awards in Indy International
    Dr. Frank takes 3 best-in-class awards in Indy International
    Entries from New York State wineries did well in the three-day Indy International Wine Competition that wrapped up Friday at Purdue University in West Lafayette, Ind. The most successful foray was from Dr. Frank's Vinifera Wine Cellars with a...
  • Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, former Laureate and current Judge of Honens
    Honen's Piano Gift to Calgary Keeps on Giving
    Originally published on Examiner.com in 2009Honens International Piano Competitionblows the doors off of Calgary's music community, whittling 26 world class competitors down to a final trio of winning Laureates, all in front of Calgary's...
  • Cayuga Lake winery entry 'best in show' in California
    Cayuga Lake winery entry 'best in show' in California
    A Cayuga Lake winery was the top New York winemaker in the estimate of judges at the recent Long Beach Grand Cru competition in Palos Verdes, CA.Goose Watch Winery's 2014 Cabernet Franc Rosé was the "Sweepstakes" (best of show)...
  • NY Wine & Food Classic now has female-majority judging panel
    NY Wine & Food Classic now has female-majority judging panel
    The 30th annual New York Wine & Food Classic competition will have something it didn't have in its first 29 years. Jim Trezise, president of the sponsoring New York Wine & Grape Foundation, today announced that the August event not...
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    Mid year standings for Carolina Brewer of the Year
    In North and South Carolina, there is a circuit called the Carolina Brewer of the Year (CBoY). The major clubs in North and South Carolina all hold annual homebrew competitions throughout the year. Any club in either state can participate for a...
  • MALT
    MALT Blue Ridge Brew Off Homebrew Competition
    Host club Mountain Ale and Lager Tasters of Asheville North Carolina presents the Blue Ridge Brew Off! Anyone 21 or older can enter! Entries are $7 each with an unlimited number of entries per entrant up to 700 total competition entries. Register...
  • 3-time winner back for Saratoga Chef's Challenge
    3-time winner back for Saratoga Chef's Challenge
    Three-time winner John Ireland has signed up to defend his title streak by taking on all comers in the 4th annual Chef's Challenge, scheduled for August 6 in Saratoga Springs. The event is a fundraiser for Big Brothers Big Sisters of the...
  • Dr. Frank, Casa Larga capture 'Ultimate' honors
    Dr. Frank, Casa Larga capture 'Ultimate' honors
    Language purists usually are leery of anything that uses the word "ultimate" in its title or description, for the simple reason that, no it's not. That said, a trio of New York State wines won the coveted Chairman's Trophy at the...
  • Keep an Eye on Your Competition
    Looking to Get a Leg Up in Business? Check Out Your Competition First
    When it comes to getting ahead in business, it pays to do your homework. Knowing what your competitors are doing is crucial. If you know what products and services they offer, along with their target customers and other information, you can use...
  • South Korean team wins DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals 2015
    South Korean team wins DARPA Robotics Challenge Finals 2015
    Only ten years ago, DARPA started challenging teams to create self-driving vehicles. This past weekend at the Pomona Fariplex, we saw the top robotics teams in the world create machines capable of operating vehicles and using human tools. It...
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