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Valet’s Responsibility To A Would-Be Drunk Driver

There are laws that make bars and bartenders legally responsible if they let an intoxicated customer drive away. Does the same hold true for valets?

08/21/2014

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LCB Chair: No Plan To Hike Booze Prices

The chairman of the Liquor Control Board is tamping down speculation that the LCB is poised to take action that could raise booze prices in Pennsylvania.

08/17/2014

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Hear Philly: Mixing Science And Cocktails At The Franklin Institute

The Franklin Institute’s adults-only monthly events combine scientific learning and happy hour this summer through 2015.

08/04/2014

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College Students Overestimate Peers’ Drinking

The danger in the overestimation is that a student’s perception of his or her campus drinking norm is the strongest predictor of his or her personal alcohol consumption.

07/18/2014

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#Trending In Entertainment: Shia LaBeouf Again, Meshach Taylor Dies, And Robert Downey Jr.’s Son Gets Arrested

This week a child star is in trouble (again), a beloved actor passes away, and an A-lister’s son may be following in his father’s footsteps, but not in a good way.

07/04/2014

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Online Alcohol Calculator Measures How Strong That Cocktail Really Is

Plan on indulging in a cocktail or two over the holiday weekend? Depending on how it is made, it may contain much more alcohol than you think.

07/03/2014

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Report: Claude Giroux Arrested For “Grabbing Male Police Officer’s Buttocks”

Claude Giroux was reportedly arrested in Ottawa.

07/02/2014

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New CDC Report Shows Dangers Of Excessive Drinking

Excessive drinking causes one in ten deaths among people between the ages of 20 and 64, according to a new report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

06/26/2014

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Lawyers See Opportunity In Risks Associated With Palcohol

The FDA has been asked by lawmakers to step in to prevent the sale of powdered alcohol.

06/11/2014

Distiller App

The Distiller app helps you pick just the right whiskey, depending on the setting you’ll be in and the flavor profile you enjoy.

06/05/2014

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Movies Impact Drinking Behavior

It has been well documented that movies have a direct impact on drinking behavior.

05/23/2014

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Cops: Montgomery County Man Furnished Alcohol To Minors At ‘Sweet 16’ Party

A Montgomery County man is facing charges after investigators allege he provided alcohol to minors during a Sweet 16 party at his home.

04/16/2014

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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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New-to-Philadelphia Grocery Delivery Service Now Offering Booze

Instacart, a grocery delivery service that launched in Philadelphia back in February, is now offering booze along with bread, butter and produce.

03/25/2014

Does My Health Insurance Cover Substance Abuse Treatment?

Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.

03/12/2014

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