Historic Philadelphia is having a "Tippler's Tour" for Ben Franklin's birthday.
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Lauren Lipton
January 12, 2020 - 1:00 pm
So you think it's January and the party's over. Well, not just yet. Read more here.
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January 02, 2020 - 3:09 pm
The top Republican in the New York State Assembly was charged New Year's Eve with driving while intoxicated in his state-issued vehicle, just a week after he wrote a newspaper column warning citizens against getting behind the wheel drunk. Read more here.
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Kim Glovas
December 09, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Some people are jumping on a growing trend of being “sober curious” — a trial run of what being alcohol-free would be like for them in social situations. But how do you navigate a cocktail-heavy holiday party with newfound sobriety? Read more here.
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Turkey and beer
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Paul Kurtz
November 28, 2019 - 4:00 am
Wine will be the beverage of choice for many people sitting down to Thanksgiving dinner, but more and more craft beer is showing up at the table. Listen to the KYW Newsradio original podcast The Beer and Booze Broz for the best beer to pair with your meal.
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Teen male drinking alcohol.
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KYW Staff
November 01, 2019 - 4:00 am
Substance abuse is a critical issue for all age groups, and for adolescents, it's an issue as well. Read more here.
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Tim Jimenez
May 22, 2019 - 9:54 am
MARPLE TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Voters in five Delaware and Chester county communities have spoken, and those "dry" towns will be dry no more. Marple Township isn't completely dry, because there are beer distributors and liquor stores in town. But there are no bars. And if you want a mixed...
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Ian Bush
May 14, 2019 - 2:39 pm
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Frankford man has surrendered to police in Delaware County and now prepares to face a preliminary hearing next week on charges that he was drunk behind the wheel when he ran over and killed a little girl. This might have been just a terrible accident — were it...
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David Madden
April 10, 2019 - 2:45 pm
WILDWOOD CREST, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Wildwood Crest, one of the communities down the shore that does not allow alcohol sales, may soon lift its ban after almost 80 years of prohibition. Mayor Don Cabrera is raising the possibility of a voter referendum that may allow for a restaurant to serve...
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March 19, 2019 - 3:00 am
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Moderate alcohol consumption can fight heart disease, but when does alcohol become a problem? According to a Wake Forest study based on research from 17,...
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March 11, 2019 - 3:30 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — You lock up your liquor cabinet — what about your spice rack? Connecticut police pulled over a woman who was driving erratically. They found empty bottles of vanilla extract in her car and detected the smell of vanilla on...
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