Belleville

Business Briefing: Belleville microbrewery ready to can its own beer

A new canning operation is ready at the 4204 Main Street Brewing Co. in Belleville.

The microbrewery and restaurant at 4204 W. Main St., recently acquired the building next door at 4130 W. Main St., where it will can and distribute its own beer. The business also has begun opening Mondays.

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— Will Buss, BND business writer

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