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New NY Laws Would Let Bars Start Selling Alcohol Before NoonGov. Andrew Cuomo made the announcement at a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the states newest craft brewery, Three Heads Brewing, in Rochester on Wednesday.
City: Bars Cannot Forbid Pregnant Women From Entering, Ordering AlcoholNew guidelines by the Human Rights Commission say pregnant women cannot be kept out of bars, or refused alcoholic beverages in restaurants, just because they are expecting.
Amazon Prime Now Offers One-Hour Alcohol Delivery Service In ManhattanAmazon.com has brought the gift of booze at the click of a button to New York City, just in time for the holiday season.
NYC Health Dept.: Alcohol Easy For Underage Buyers To Get In NYCThe health department said a letter will be sent to all stores with liquor licenses on Monday, reminding them to check IDs and to make sure employees are trained to avoid selling to underage buyers.
Report: 354 Long Islanders Died From Alcohol Poisoning In Past 5 YearsA new report finds that at least 354 people died from alcohol poisoning on Long Island in the past five years.
Many Students Not Happy About Fraternity, Sorority Party Ban At RutgersRutgers University has banned fraternity and sorority house parties for the rest of the spring semester. The ban follows several alcohol-related problems this school year, including the death of a student.
Rather Than Banning Alcohol, NJ College Combats Binge Drinking Through EducationDartmouth College is making a bold move to combat binge drinking and sex assaults on campus by banning all hard liquor, beginning this spring. But is that the right approach?
Metro-North, LIRR To Ban Alcohol For SantaCon This WeekendNobody attending SantaCon this weekend – and nobody else either, for that matter – will be drinking alcohol on Metro-North or Long Island Rail Road for most of this weekend.
Rutgers University Rocked By Deaths Of Two Students Over WeekendThe chancellor for Rutgers University released a statement Monday as the campus mourns the deaths of two students over the weekend.
#Trending In Entertainment: Shia LaBeouf Again, Meshach Taylor Dies, And Robert Downey Jr.'s Son Gets ArrestedThis 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.
Cops Launch Initiative To Crack Down On Underage Drinking At The ShoreOfficers will be on the lookout for customers using fake IDs and for adults who buy alcohol for minors. Last summer, the program led to 211 arrests.
Popular New Adult Beverage The ‘Phrostee’ Is Now Under InvestigationThere is a new adult beverage in town and it is called a Phrostee. Now, the drink is under investigation and it comes with a big 'buyer beware.'

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