New-to-Philadelphia Grocery Delivery Service Now Offering BoozeInstacart, a grocery delivery service that launched in Philadelphia back in February, is now offering booze along with bread, butter and produce.
Main Line Attorney Charged With Running Upscale Wine Smuggling OperationOfficials say they initiated an investigation using an undercover officer after receiving a tip that Goldman was selling high-end wine not available through Pennsylvania Wine and Spirit Stores.
Owner Of Popular Center City Restaurant Arrested On Forgery ChargesLike something out of the Prohibition Era, police have shut down sales of alcohol at a Center City speakeasy-themed restaurant and arrested the owner on charges of forgery.
New Pa. LCB Liquor Store Opens in Center City PhiladelphiaThe 7,700 square feet of retail space at 21st and Market Streets are laid out in colors: blue for spirits, orange for wines, and green for the "premium" and "chairman selections."
Stigall Show Log 6.27.30Chris assesses yesterday's rulings by the Supreme Court on gay marriage, the murder charges against former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez, and an ad opposing privatization of Pennsylvania's state owned liquor stores produced by the United Food and Commercial Workers Union. He also talks to Lyle Denniston from the National Constitution Center, John Hayward from Human Events, New Jersey Senate Candidate Steve Lonegan, and Comedian Chris Hardwick.
Chris Stigall 3.21.13Chris talks liquor, latenight TV, and Twitter and how they all are effecting Philadelphia. Pennsylvania Lawmakers are voting today on the privatizing of the state liquor system. Rumors say Jimmy Fallon could be moving NBC late night to NYC if he takes over for Jay Leno. D.A. Seth Williams gets caught following interesting twitter accounts. Chris personally speaks with Bernard McCormick author celebrating Philly Mag, Evan Nappen lawyer of SJ man posting Facebook photos of his son holding a rifle, and Matt Brouillette from the commonwealth foundation joins us to discuss the bill to privatize the plcb.
Amid Privatization Efforts, Head Of Pa. Liquor Sales Defends Agency's PerformanceDuring state House budget hearings, Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board chairman Skip Brion said he doesn’t like his agency being “vilified” in the debate over privatizing liquor sales.
Retail Booze Prices To Rise In PennsylvaniaThe Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board has voted to increase prices on several hundred items.