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Pa. House Takes New Stab At Privatizing Liquor Sale

The Pennsylvania House of Representatives is beginning debate on another proposal to privatize the operations of much of the state-controlled wine and liquor store system.

02/26/2015

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Pa. Officials Stop Rare Bourbon Sale, Saying It’s Illegal

Pennsylvania liquor regulators say they’ve stopped the illegal sale of a bottle of rare bourbon at Duquesne University in Pittsburgh.

01/30/2015

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Want Beer? Local Eateries Can Deliver

Thirsty for a cold one but don’t want to leave the house? Well certain establishments with the proper license can deliver beer and the thing is it’s never been illegal.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–01/13/2015

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Restaurants Ask State To Begin Home Delivery Of Beer

Want a six-pack delivered with your pizza?

01/09/2015

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PLCB Ruling Could Mean Home Delivery Of Beer In Pa.

A new ruling by the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is clearing the way for something few if any state residents have experienced – home delivery of beer.

12/20/2014

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The World’s Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented Them

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.

04/04/2014

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Honesty Bars: The Bars Where You Pay Whatever You Want

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.

03/26/2014

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Allegheny County Is Tops In Liquor Sales

The Liquor Control Board reports that Allegheny County spent $260 million on booze last year, that’s even more than they spent in Philadelphia.

11/13/2013

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Sweet-Toothed Liquor Thief Tells Clerk: “See Ya”

Police have been searching for a sweet-toothed, fleet-footed thief who got away with two bottles of flavored vodka after telling a western Pennsylvania state store clerk, “See ya!”

08/30/2013

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Man To Face Trial After Drinking Over $100K Of Vintage Whiskey

A man accused of stealing and drinking more than $100,000 worth of vintage whiskey has been held for court.

07/18/2013

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State Senators Get Much To Mull In Alcohol Debate

Senators are getting a lot to consider during the third and final Senate committee hearing on proposals to liberalize the sale of beer, wine and liquor.

06/04/2013

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Wexford Liquor Store First Of Its Kind

While talks continue over whether to privatize the state’s liquor system, the liquor control board is focusing on re-branding.

03/26/2013

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Police: Man Drank $102,000 Worth Of Vintage Whiskey

The live-in caretaker of a Greensburg mansion faces criminal charges for allegedly drinking more than $100,000 worth of the owner’s whiskey.

KDKA-TV–03/22/2013

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House To Begin Debate On Privatization Of Liquor Sales

The Pennsylvania House will begin debate on the campaign to privatize the state’s system of state-owned liquor stores today.

03/20/2013

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Pa. Senator Offers Alternative Plan To Control Liquor

Sen. Chuck McIlhinney Jr. from Bucks County may hold the key to Corbett’s privatization of liquor.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/12/2013

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