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Frisco Taking Extended Liquor Hours Proposal To Voters

Last call may come later in Frisco. A decision Monday night could lead to bars staying open until 2 a.m. But the city council decided this November is the time to once again let voters decide the hours for alcohol sales.

CBSDFW.COM–08/18/2014

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Texas Proposes Alcohol Sales At Some Gun Shows

A Texas agency wants to allow alcohol sales at gun shows that meet certain requirements, including not allowing live ammunition.

08/08/2014

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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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Honesty Bars: The Bars Where You Pay Whatever You Want

If you’ve ever stayed at a boutique hotel abroad, odds are you’ve come across a “Seriously, where on earth did the bartender go — oh wait, there is no bartender?” honesty bar.

03/26/2014

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New Laws For The New Year In Texas

New laws are now on the books across Texas, including changes to gun rules, new laws for apartment dwellers, and why you may have to pay more for a night out on the town.

01/01/2014

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Arlington Voters Approve Liquor Stores, Now What?

Arlington voters said they’re ready for liquor stores in Tuesday’s election. But, they also said they expect the city to control where those new liquor stores go and what restrictions those stores will face.

CBS 11–11/06/2013

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Plano Now Sells Liquor

Friday was the first day package liquor stores could open in Plano after last month’s municipal election making them legal in the city.

06/30/2013

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Texas Rangers Leading Effort To Expand Arlington Liquor Laws

The Texas Rangers want to change where people buy and drink beer, wine and liquor at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington, and they’ll ask voters and The State of Texas to help them do it.

CBS 11–03/11/2013

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Texas Liquor Board Announces Spring Break Stings

Texas liquor agents will be checking businesses along Interstate-35 to make sure they do not sell alcohol to underage students during spring break.

03/01/2012

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Lawmaker Wants Liquor Store “Blue Law” Repealed

There’s talk of repealing one of Texas’ last remaining blue laws – having liquor stores closed on Sundays. Tuesday a state Senate Committee is looking into whether that law should change.

CBSDFW.COM–03/08/2011

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Do Liquor Sales Reflect State Of The Economy?

The day before Thanksgiving is a top alcohol sales day. The pre-holiday is also believed to be an indicator of what retailers can expect consumers to do, and spend, next month.

CBSDFW.COM–11/24/2010

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Best Liquor Stores In North Texas

Whether you’re mixing margaritas or have a craving for an ice-cold beer, the Dallas/Fort Worth area is not lacking in specialty shops to quench your thirst. From fine wines and spirits to foreign brews from […]

CBSDFW.COM–10/18/2010

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