Jim Beam http://wuky.org en Maine distiller closing, moving to Kentucky http://wuky.org/post/maine-distiller-closing-moving-kentucky <p>LEWISTON, Maine - A vodka and rum distillery in Maine owned by the maker of Jim Beam bourbon is closing down and eliminating about 160 jobs. Fri, 25 Jan 2013 13:54:32 +0000 Associated Press 26402 at http://wuky.org Maine distiller closing, moving to Kentucky Distilleries to Continue Funding Alcohol Education Programs at UK, U of L http://wuky.org/post/distilleries-continue-funding-alcohol-education-programs-uk-u-l <p>LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Alcohol awareness programs at the University of Kentucky and the University of Louisville will continue to receive financial support &nbsp;from two Kentucky distilleries.&nbsp; Beam Inc. and Brown-Forman Corp. are giving a combined $600,000 to the schools to bolster efforts to combat underage and binge drinking across the Commonwealth. Tue, 07 Aug 2012 17:34:31 +0000 Alan Lytle 18651 at http://wuky.org Distilleries to Continue Funding Alcohol Education Programs at UK, U of L