alcohol

Canal's Discount Liquor Mart in South Jersey.
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Mike DeNardo
March 27, 2020 - 3:56 pm
South Jersey liquor store reopened Friday afternoon after a weeklong shutdown that was triggered when too many customers jammed the aisles. Read more here.
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Customers descended upon the Fine Wine and Good Spirits store in Bensalem Sunday before its announced closing.
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Paul Kurtz
March 26, 2020 - 6:47 pm
The Wolf administration is resisting a lobbying campaign to reopen all 600 wine and spirits stores, which were closed to help stop the spread of the coronavirus. Read more here.
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Chad Butters
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AP News
March 17, 2020 - 10:45 am
A Pennsylvania distillery owner who grew increasingly angry as he saw the skyrocketing price of hand sanitizer has decided to do something about it: He’s temporarily converting his operation into a production line for the suddenly hard-to-find, gooey, alcohol-based disinfectant. Read more here.
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Customers descended upon the Fine Wine and Good Spirits store in Bensalem Sunday before its announced closing.
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Charlotte Reese
March 15, 2020 - 4:49 pm
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board announced closures of its stores across the Philadelphia suburbs due to the coronavirus outbreak, and residents are stocking up while they can. Read more here.
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Alcohol in the trash.
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KYW Staff
March 03, 2020 - 8:35 pm
There is no doubt that wine, various types of hard seltzer and old alcohol classics like whiskey and vodka are more popular than ever. Read more here.
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Harvard Medical School student Aliya Feroe, of Minneapolis, Minn., poses for a photograph on the school's campus, in Boston on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019.
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AP News
February 20, 2020 - 11:34 am
Ask any LGBTQ patient about awkward doctor visits and chances are they'll have a story to tell. When being heterosexual is presumed even in doctors' offices, those who identify otherwise can feel marginalized and less likely to seek medical care, contributing to health problems that include high...
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Don't drink and drive
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John McDevitt
February 19, 2020 - 3:32 pm
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is now accepting applications for its biannual grants, which fund programs that discourage and reduce underage and dangerous drinking. Read more here.
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KYW In Depth
KYW In Depth
January 17, 2020 - 9:41 am
A century ago, Prohibition didn't keep the liquor from pouring in Philadelphia. "There was widespread lawlessness, in particular in Philadelphia, and across the country," says Annie Anderson, a historian, author, and researcher at Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site. This week on KYW In Depth...
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People drinking wine.
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KYW Staff
December 24, 2019 - 4:06 pm
During the holidays, you don’t have to look far for an adult beverage. Read more here.
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Police lights
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Mike DeNardo
December 16, 2019 - 3:48 pm
A North Philadelphia man has been charged for Sunday’s deadly crash in the Northeast that left two people dead. Read more here.
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