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Malloy Resurrects Efforts To Change Connecticut Liquor Laws

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy is revisiting Connecticut’s alcohol laws, proposing extended hours for purchases and changes to the state’s fixed pricing system.



Lawmakers Consider Liquor Pricing Bill

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Lawmakers are considering a bill proposed by Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s administration that would change how liquor is priced for retail sales in Connecticut. Current law states that no retail permit […]


London Shop Package Store owner Ed Connington in his West Hartford shop. Photos by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

First Holiday Liquor Sales in Connecticut

A reporter visited four package stores. Two were open, and two were closed.


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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.


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Package Store Group Says It Now Supports Sunday Sales

The lobbyist for the Connecticut Package Stores Association says his group is now supporting retail sales of alcohol on Sundays.


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Hundreds Rally For Expanded Liquor Sales

Some 600 people rallied today outside the Connecticut state Capitol in support of Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s plan to overhaul state liquor laws.


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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.


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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.


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No Connecticut Retail Liquor Sales For Next Two Mondays

Don’t expect to find Connecticut package stores open on the Mondays after Christmas or New Year’s Day this holiday season.


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Hearing On Sunday Liquor Sales

State lawmakers are being urged by the liquor industry and grocery stores to allow Sunday alcohol sales, while package store owners oppose the bill.