Alcohol

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Vermont Lawmakers Want To Ban Sale Of Alcohol In State

Rep. Chris Pearson and Rep. Jean O’Sullivan, two lawmakers in the state, are attempting to make a point by proposing a ban on alcohol, calling it more dangerous than marijuana.

04/18/2015

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Study: Letting Children Taste Alcohol May Promote Early Drinking

Children who try alcohol before sixth grade are more likely to start drinking when they are in high school, a new study finds.

03/31/2015

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Connecticut’s Last Dry Town Gives Up On Prohibition

The affluent bedroom community of Bridgewater has voted to give up at last on Prohibition.

11/05/2014

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When Does One Glass Of Wine Become One Glass Too Many?

It’s the way many women relax at the end of a busy day: having a nice glass of wine. But, when does when one glass become one glass too many?

10/15/2014

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Police: Father, 2 Sons Arrested For Separate DUIs At Scene Of Same Car Wreck

The three members of the Woodward family; Nicholas, 19, Joshua, 22 and father Brian, 46 were all arrested on the same day for showing up at staggered times – all while driving under the influence – to the same original crash scene.

08/12/2014

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#Trending In Entertainment: Shia LaBeouf Again, Meshach Taylor Dies, And Robert Downey Jr.’s Son Gets Arrested

This week a child star is in trouble (again), a beloved actor passes away, and an A-lister’s son may be following in his father’s footsteps, but not in a good way.

07/04/2014

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Study Finds High Number Of Deaths Linked To Excessive Drinking

A new study from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) finds excessive drinking accounts for nearly 1 in 10 deaths.

07/03/2014

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The World’s Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented Them

There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.

04/04/2014

Does My Health Insurance Cover Substance Abuse Treatment?

Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.

03/12/2014

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Last Dry Town In Connecticut Considers Giving Up On Prohibition

The last dry town in Connecticut is considering whether to give up on Prohibition.

02/22/2014

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