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.
If you’ve ever stayed at a boutique hotel abroad, odds are you’ve come across a “Seriously, where on earth did the bartender go — oh wait, there is no bartender?” honesty bar.
Officials in Connecticut’s last dry town have briefly talked about changing local law banning the sale of alcohol.
A reporter visited four package stores. Two were open, and two were closed.
The Connecticut Senate has passed a bill that would allow retail sales of alcohol on Sundays and some holidays.
Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he’s not giving up on trying to lower the price of alcohol for Connecticut consumers.
A bill that would allow Connecticut package stores to sell alcohol on Sundays has passed its first legislative hurdle.
Some 600 people rallied today outside the Connecticut state Capitol in support of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s plan to overhaul state liquor laws.
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.
The state Department of Consumer Protection says it’s awaiting 2010 Census figures to determine whether any communities have grown enough to make another liquor permit available for a potential business owner.