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New appointment to state Liquor Authority announced

State Senator Joseph Griffo announced Friday that the Senate has confirmed a new commissioner to the New York State Liquor Authority. Greeley Ford, of Camden, was recommended to Governor Andrew Cuomo by Griffo to be considered for a three-year appointment to the three-member board, according to a news release. His appointment was confirmed Thursday night.…

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Cuomo: NY bars, restaurants will be allowed to sell alcohol earlier on Sundays

Robert Harding robert.harding@lee.net Updated 5 hrs ago Auburn Public Citizen   Bars, restaurants and taverns in New York will no longer have to wait until noon on Sundays to sell alcoholic beverages. Gov. Andrew Cuomo and state legislative leaders reached an agreement Tuesday on changes to the state’s Alcoholic Beverage Control Law. A major provision in…

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Booze for Sunday brunch and football: Bar owners cheer end to morning sales ban

By Don Cazentre | dcazentre@syracuse.com  Syracuse Post-Standard on June 14, 2016 at 3:13 PM, updated June 14, 2016 at 3:14 PM Many of those fans, who promised to “drink this town dry,” spent the night in Syracuse and then ventured out the next morning, Many showed up at Empire Brewing Co. in Armory Square for its famous Sunday Blues…

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