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Your Weekend Plans: 6 NYC Distilleries With Tours

What are your weekend plans? If it involves consumption of grown-up beverages, don’t just drink the hard stuff–see how it’s made.

06/21/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Bars For Rum Selections

Have you recovered from your National Tequila Day bender? Good. Because August 16 is National Rum Day.

CBS New York–08/16/2012

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Police: New Jersey School Bus Driver Had Beer, Rum Bottle While Driving

A school bus driver, on her way to pick up a group of disabled children, was arrested for DWI.

05/06/2011

Queens Grandma Sylvenie Thessier Sentenced To 3 Years In Voodoo Ritual Burning Case

Prosecutors said the child’s mother sprayed the child with rum and set her on fire in June 2009 to rid her daughter of evil spirits, while the grandmother doused the girl with water and put her to bed without seeking medical help.

04/07/2011

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NYC Grandmother Pleads Guilty In Voodoo Ritual

Sylvenie Thessier of Queens faces three years in prison under a plea deal.

03/24/2011

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Police: NY Woman Gave Rum To Snow-Shoveling Teens

A couple of bucks is the usual reward for teenagers who shovel snow. One local woman’s reward has gotten her in a load of trouble.

12/29/2010