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    :: Sunday, July 30, 2006 ::

    Latrobe says goodbye to Rolling Rock - By MICHAEL COWDEN, AP, Penn Live, PA
    I went from a baby bottle to a beer bottle,' said Ewantis, who could see the brewery from his bedroom window as a child. 'Rolling Rock is all I've known all my life.'

    La Crosse, Wis.-based City Brewing Co. is negotiating to buy the brewery and produce others brands of beer here. Union workers at the brewery have voted to accept a contract with City Brewing.

    Some disillusioned Rolling Rock buffs have pledged to boycott the brew once it is made in Newark, N.J. At J.L.'s Bar, Steve Lopatich Jr. already has taken off the Rolling Rock tap handle, several signs and other paraphernalia.
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