Whiskey. Rum. Vodka. Tequila. You won’t find any of that hard liquor at Walmart stores in Texas. But the big box retailer is hoping to change that with a battle in federal court.
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.
A Texas agency wants to allow alcohol sales at gun shows that meet certain requirements, including not allowing live ammunition.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Friday was the first day package liquor stores could open in Plano after last month’s municipal election making them legal in the city.
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.
Texas liquor agents will be checking businesses along Interstate-35 to make sure they do not sell alcohol to underage students during spring break.
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.
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.