Alcoholic Beverage Control
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UNCW, state and local leaders meet to discuss underage drinking concerns
Submitted by Helen Holt on Fri, 11/14/2014 - 2:58pm.

video A new effort to reduce underage drinking was introduced today at UNCW. NC ABC Chair Jim Gardner and New Hanover County District Attorney Ben David announced a partnership that creates a diversion program.

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House bill relaxes rules for stadium alcohol sales
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Tue, 05/07/2013 - 9:46pm.

A bill relaxing rules for selling beer to seated fans at North Carolina stadiums has passed the state House.

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Bottoms up! New Hanover booze sales fifth highest in state
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Tue, 12/13/2011 - 4:18pm.

video Sales of some things are down in this economy. Alcohol is not one of them. A new report from the NC Alcoholic Beverage Control Commission reveals a rise in alcohol sales across the state.

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City committee recommends bar's liquor license request
Submitted by WWAY on Fri, 12/09/2011 - 4:13pm.

The city's ABC Review Committee today gave a positive recommendation for Edward Peabody's ABC permit application. Peabody wants to open a bar called the Brikhouse at the site of the old Rox nightclub at 208 Market Street.

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New bar wants to open at old Rox site downtown
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 12/06/2011 - 4:29pm.

Friday the city's ABC Review Committee will review a liquor license request for 208 Market Street. That's the site of what was Rox.

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Liquor license could be issue in selling downtown bars
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Tue, 07/19/2011 - 4:40pm.

video Whoever buys the businesses would get everything included: the pool tables, the coolers and all the equipment it takes to run both. The only thing the buyer would have to do is apply for an alcohol permit. Recently that's has not been an easy thing to do downtown.

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ONLY ON 3: Convention center goofs on permit; Cape Fear Beer Fest postponed
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Tue, 05/24/2011 - 4:24pm.

video Wilmington's new convention center is supposed to be a home for all sorts of events. But it won't be the home of the Cape Fear Beer Fest scheduled for next month.

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ONLY ON 3: Is Club 609 the new Rhino Club?
Submitted by Marissa Jasek on Tue, 05/10/2011 - 10:50pm.

video The shooting death at Club 609 early Sunday morning marks the second murder at a Wilmington night club this year. Some people say after the Rhino Club closed down following the murder of a gang leader, Club 609 became the new hang out and attracted the same crowd.

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Four Carolina Beach bars cited for serving underage
Submitted by Ramon Herrera on Tue, 07/13/2010 - 3:40pm.

video Last week Havana's Fresh Island Seafood, Tangerine Grill, Sonny's Lounge and Hoplight Pub all served a 19-year-old girl working for ALE.

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Bartender charged with serving teen killed in crash
Submitted by Joe Mauceri on Thu, 06/03/2010 - 3:47pm.

video According to an Alcohol Law Enforcement investigation, the bartender, 22-year-old Vincent Murphy, invited 19-year-old Marjorie Whitney to the bar before she crashed her car and died on Carolina Beach Road.

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