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Meet Betty

I had to catch Betty in between tables to fit her interview in – the pub was packed while we were talking!  If you’ve visited our local restaurants anytime in the last two decades, chances are you’ve seen Betty around. […]

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Meet Traun

This week, we will spotlight Traun.  I caught him for a few minutes before his shift last week. Quick Facts: Name: Traun Greene Age: 36 – Bday Nov 24 (he’s 2 days older than me!) Position: Kitchen supervisor Birthplace: Smithfield, VA Favorite WHBC Beer: Bell Ringer […]

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Meet Sam

This week’s staff spotlight is near and dear to my heart.  We focus in on Sam.  Normally I head up to the pub to do these interviews, but she’s my kid, so we sat down before school one day to […]

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Meet Greg

This week’s staff spotlight features our Brewmaster, Greg.  I hung out with him for a bit while he was brewing one Sunday. Quick Facts: Name: Greg Bullis Age: 46 Position: Brewmaster Birthplace: Alexandria, VA – moved to Newport News at age 9 Favorite WHBC Beer:  Bell […]

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Meet Nick

Our  “Meet Wharf Hill” post this week features Nick.  I snuck in to chat with him before dinner…    Quick Facts: Name: Nick Shinn Age: 21 Position: Line cook Birthplace: Denver, CO – moved here in 2007 Favorite WHBC Beer: Isle of Wheat Favorite WHBC Food: The Different […]

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Meet Preston

Our spotlight this week in our “Meet Wharf Hill” series shines down on Preston.  I was able to catch a few minutes with him before lunch last week… Quick Facts: Name: Preston Bremus Age: 23 Birthday: August 5th Position: Server Birthplace: Roanoke, VA […]

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Meet Joe

 Our second installment of “Meet Wharf Hill” zooms in on Joe.  I cornered him last week in the kitchen just before the Thursday dinner rush… Quick Facts: Name: Joseph Thomas Connelly Age: 27 Position: Head Cook Romantic Status: Single Birthplace: Bradford, PA […]

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