Alcohol

Teen Center Says Five Hospitalized Were Drinking Before Arriving At Dance

Greenwich officials say five local teenagers who had to be hospitalized for intoxication last weekend started drinking before they arrived at a teen center dance.

02/28/2013

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Opinion: Big Cities’ People-in-Power Don’t Understand Crime And Murder

For America’s big cities: the people who are supposed to have, need to have, and claim to have all the answers simply don’t have a clue.

07/11/2012

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Malloy To Mark Sunday Sales Law

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is going to Enfield, a town that borders Massachusetts, for a ceremony marking the new law that allows retail alcohol sales in Connecticut on Sundays.

05/17/2012

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State Senate Passes Sunday Liquor Sales

The Connecticut Senate has passed a bill that would allow retail sales of alcohol on Sundays and some holidays.

05/01/2012

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Banned in Boston

Red Sox clubhouse to be alcohol free

02/26/2012

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Liquor Industry Pushes For Reform Bill

Advocates for Connecticut’s liquor industry are promoting a wide-ranging bill that would overhaul the state’s liquor laws, including allowing retail alcohol sales on Sundays.

02/25/2012

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Connecticut To Consider Overhaul Of Alcohol Sales Laws

Connecticut’s package stores are about to become the focus of state legislation rewriting how the liquor businesses are regulated.

02/08/2012

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Four Drink Ideas to Warm Up With This Winter

Blankets are comforting and a seat in front of the hearth is cozy, but for the chill of a Connecticut winter night, sometimes a little more heat is necessary to take the edge off. To get your internal body temperature going, a warm libation is just what you’re looking for. Paul Rich, an expert on all things intoxicating, has served more than a few warm mugs of alcohol-infused delicacies in his 16 plus years as a bartender, manager and bar owner, and he is generous enough with his knowledge to keep you thirsty readers sated.

11/24/2011

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Woman Arrested For Providing Minors With Pot, Booze

The mother of a woman accused of having sex with a minor has been arrested herself.

08/22/2011

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Proposed Alcohol Tax Increase Prompts Concern

Restaurants and the liquor industry are voicing concerns about plans to increase Connecticut alcohol taxes to help balance the state’s budget.

04/22/2011

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