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Archaeologists in Iraq Discover Ancient Wine Press, Sculptures | World news

Archaeologists in Iraq on Sunday revealed their discovery of a large wine factory from the reign of the Assyrian kings 2,700 years ago, as well as stunning monumental royal reliefs carved into the rock. Stone bas-reliefs, showing kings praying to the gods, were carved into the walls of a nearly nine-kilometer (5.5-mile) irrigation canal in […]

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Port City Small Bites: Green House Halloween Dinner, Catawba Brewing Acquisition, and More

The Green House, Wilmington’s gourmet vegan restaurant, will host its first five-course Halloween dinner on October 29-30. (Port City Daily / Shea Carver) SOUTHEAST NC – There is a lot of movement around the port city regarding new restaurant openings and closings, food trucks, bars and bottle shops, as well as organizational and non-profit food […]

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Dwyane Wade and Julia Coney Join UC Davis Board of Directors

The University of California at Davis, one of the world’s leading wine research centers, this week introduced three new members of its executive committee for the Department of Viticulture and Oenology: three-time NBA champion and co-owner of Wade Cellars. Dwyane Wade, wine writer and founder of the Black Wine Professionals database Julia coney and partner […]