Queen Creek earns Golden Prospector Award for brewing company deal

The Town of Queen Creek has won a Golden Prospector Award from the Arizona Association for Economic Development — recognizing excellence, innovation and creativity in economic development. Queen Creek’s deal of the year, “Old Ellsworth Brewing Company,” received top honors, according to a press release. The deal of the year award recognizes the locations and […]

Old Ellsworth Brewing Company initiating growth in Queen Creek one brew at a time

[This story has been updated to remove an incorrect statement about who brewed the beer. The Independent regrets the error and any confusion it may have caused.] Less than two years since its opening, Old Ellsworth Brewing Company is connecting the Queen Creek community and initiating growth in the heart of the town one brew […]

Correction: Old Ellsworth Brewing Company story pulled from website

An article about Old Ellsworth Brewing Company by a student journalist at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication was briefly removed from the website. A business representative told the writer that portions were inaccurate, including about who brews the beer. We partner with the Cronkite students to help them learn accurate reporting, […]