Surveillance video released in liquor store armed robbery in northwest Fresno

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BALEKIAN CBS 47 EYEWITNESS NEWS KEN: LAST NIGHT… THE CHAIRMAN OF THE … FRESNO COUNTY REPUBLICAN PARTY CALLED FOR ARAMBULA’S RESIGNATION… TONIGHT… THE CHAIRMAN OF THE FRESNO COUNTY DEMOCRATIC PARTY IS RESPONDING… SAYING IN PART… ” THE LOCAL REPUBLICAN PARTY HAS CALLED FOR ARAMBULA’S RESIGNATION FROM THE STATE ASSEMBLY. THAT IS CLEARLY PREMATURE AND, UNFORTUNATELY, […]

Texas liquor stores to appeal Walmart booze sales ruling

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IN YOUR 7 2-ROBERT:FIRST AT 6 – A JUDGE’S RULING COULD DRASTICALLY CHANGE HOW YOU BUY LIQUOR IN THE STATE OF TEXAS. 2-SYDNEY:WALMART WON THE FIRST LEGAL BATTLE AND IT COULD LET MAJOR COMPANIES LIKE WALMART, COSTCO, AND RANDALLS SELL VODKA AND OTHER SPIRITS NEAR YOU. KXAN’S PHIL PRAZAN HAS BEEN DIGGING INTO THE ISSUE […]

Check, Please! Bay Area reviews: Maykadeh Restaurant, 1601 Bar & Kitchen, Poesia

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Announcer:  A KQED television production. ♪♪ ♪♪ Sbrocco: I’m telling you right now, I am  hun-gry. Sbrocco: Hi. I’m Leslie Sbrocco. Welcome to “Check, Please! Bay Area,” the show where regular Bay Area residents review and talk about their favorite restaurants. Now, we have three guests, and each one recommends one of their favorite spots, […]

How to Get a Liquor License

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How to Get a Liquor License. Navigating through red tape to get a liquor license takes time, patience, money, and sometimes a guiding hand experienced with your locale’s regulations. You will need Time Contact information License applications Business plan Money for fees Legal advice and license broker (optional). Step 1. Allow up to a year […]

Artisan Wine Story

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– [Tom] If you don’t have great grapes, you can’t have great wine. ♪ Hey ♪ (lively music) – When we decided that we needed a wine that was exclusive to Giant, we went out to California and worked with Larson Family Vineyards. – The Artisan wines are wines that are handcrafted. We’re looking for […]

Government shutdown impacting Maryland alcohol industry

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THE POTENTIAL TO LOSE 25% OF THEIR BUSINESS IF THE SHUTDOWN GOES ON LONGER. BUSINESS IS BOOMING AT HEAVY SEAS IN HALETHORPE, BUT THE RECENT GOVERNMENT SHUTDOWN HAS FOLKS HERE WORRIED ABOUT THE FUTURE.>>WE HAVE PACKAGE DESIGNS THAT NEED TO BE APPROVED THAT WE NEED SEVERAL MONTHS OF LEAD TIME TO PRINT THE PACKAGING. LOWELL: […]

Barcelona Winery Tour with Wine Tasting and Farm-to-Table Lunch

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I thought the wine was fabulous. We got to try so many different kinds from cava to red wine to dessert wine and every single one tasted fantastic. I love the view of the winery! It was amazing, and even the view of the food here and the fact that it was so fresh and […]

Drinking wine after climate change means drinking rare bottles

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This is wine no one in the world has ever tasted. – It has a beautiful color, a very intense color. And we’ll be drinking this in the future. – It’s fresh. It’s intense. Because our favorite wines are under threat of extinction. Across the world, warmer temperatures are affecting everything we grow. Farmers and […]

Tasting Victorianbourg Wines #022

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Hi, today we’re tasting New York state wines from Niagara county, stay tuned. Hi, I’m Tim from Elma Wine and Liquor. Today I have three delicious wines from Victorianbourg wine estates in Niagara county, New York. These are all slightly flavored wines but they are made with New York state grapes to start with. The […]

2 Shot Outside Boyle Heights Liquor Store; Suspect At Large

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IN JUST A FEW MINUTES. BACK TO YOU. SERENE: JEN, THANK YOU. TWO PEOPLE HAVE BEEN SHOT JUST OUTSIDE A LIQUOR STORE IN BOYLE HEIGHTS, AND THE SHOOTER IS ON THE RUN. JOY MEN CONVICT IS — BENEDICT IS LIVE FOR US WITH WHAT INVESTIGATORS ARE SAYING THIS MORNING. HI, JOY. REPORTER: HI, SERENE. YEAH, […]