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Reefer Madness? Panhandler Looking For ‘Weed Money’ Allegedly Attacks Rival In Times Square

Witnesses told police that the ‘Weed Guy’ went after a man who was holding an ‘I Need Beer’ sign shortly after 10 p.m. on 42nd Street near 7th Ave, as a number of Broadway shows were letting out.

06/22/2013

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The Best Day Of Your Life In NYC Is Here!

Thrillist’s Best Day Of Your Life wants you to join their ranks. Spend Friday, June 21st hitting up New Yor City’s best restaurants, bars, coffee shops, and more — as chosen by local Thrillist readers and editors — and yes, there will be freebies.

06/17/2013

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NYC’s Puerto Rican Community Lashes Out At Coors Over Beer Logo

Councilman Fernando Cabrera called having the flag on a beer can “an absolute insult to all Puerto Ricans.”

05/29/2013

2.25.13 Beer

The N.J. Craft Beer Boom

Not since before prohibition has the Garden State seen more locally brewed beer. NJ Monthly magazine tapped into the craft beer bonanza in its latest issue. Editor Ken Schlager stopped by The Couch to fill us in on the state’s beer history and the current craft beer boom.

02/25/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Spots For Pizza And Drinks

Pizza is serious business in NYC. Whether you worship the crust, the sauce, or the toppings, one thing’s for sure–you’ll want a refreshing quaff to wash it all down.

CBS New York–02/22/2013

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The Bronx Hopes To Be NYC’s Next Beer Hot Spot As Beer Week Kicks Off

When Rheingold shut down its brewery in the 1960s, the Bronx became a beer wasteland. That was until a few years ago.

02/22/2013

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New York City Beer Week Event Guide, 2013

The annual hops celebration returns to New York City on February 22, when New York City Brewers Guild will bring together all twelve NYC craft breweries, along with nationally and internationally renowned breweries.

02/19/2013

Toby Keith

Toby Keith Explains His Inspiration Behind ‘I Like Girls That Drink Beer’

He also talks about shooting the song’s video, saying “that’s what our crowd looks like every night.”

10/31/2012

New York State Wine, Beer and Spirits Summit (credit: Governor's Office)

Gov. Cuomo Hosts Summit On Alcoholic Beverages To Help Boost Sales, Tourism

Gov. Cuomo announced plans for a new marketing campaign to promote New York-produced wine, beer, cider and spirits sales and tourism.

10/24/2012

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NYC’s 5 Best New Beer Cocktails For Fall

The beer cocktail trend isn’t going anywhere, as NYC bartenders continue to add malted ingredients to their mixology. Here are some of the best cocktails featuring a splash of brew this fall season.

10/11/2012

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The 6 Best NYC Bars For Seasonal Fall Beers

Visit these local joints for harvest treats of the hops variety. From pumpkin ale to hearty apple-flavored cider, these are 6 of the best spots to enjoy autumn brews this season.

CBS New York–10/03/2012

Oktoberfest at Zum Schneider

NYC’s 5 Best Bets For Oktoberfest

Can’t make it to Munich for Oktoberfest this year? Good news – here are some places to find great parties, and also a few tips to guarantee you make the most of Oktoberfest.

10/02/2012

Toby Keith

Toby Keith ‘Like[s] Girls That Drink Beer’ On Video, Too

Women and fizzy malt beverages feature prominently in Toby Keith’s new music video, which takes his latest party anthem, “I Like Girls That Drink Beer,” and turns it into, well, a party.

09/10/2012

5 Best Tailgating Drinks That Don’t Come Out Of A Keg

What better way to show team pride than by hosting a blow-out, take-no-prisoners tailgate on game day? Here are some great make-ahead alcoholic treats, complete with hometown flair. Whether our guys win or lose, don’t forget to wear those Jerseys with pride and to drink responsibly.

09/09/2012

Ollie James Booker (credit: Southampton Police Dept.)

Southampton Police: Man Arrested After Trying To Steal Chips And Beer

If you want chips and beer, you’re going to have to pay for them. Otherwise, prepare to be arrested.

09/07/2012

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