Liquor Control Board

Latest stories

3h
WBNG Binghamton
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvaniaor two in a state that's home to some of the nation's most restrictive beer sal
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvania
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 3 hours ago
or two in a state that's home to some of the nation's most restrictive beer sales laws. Last week, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board licensed nine more convenience stores that sell gas to carry takeout six-packs. That's despite a pending... Read more
5 related stories
6h
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in PennsylvaniaPennsylvania still remains home to some of the nation's most restrictive beer s
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvania
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
Pennsylvania still remains home to some of the nation's most restrictive beer sales laws. This week, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board licensed nine more convenience stores that sell gas to carry takeout six-packs, despite a pending state... Read more
5 related stories
9h
The Lewistown Sentinel
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvaniaor two in a state that's home to some of the nation's most restrictive beer sal
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvania
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 9 hours ago
or two in a state that's home to some of the nation's most restrictive beer sales laws. This week, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board licensed nine more convenience stores that sell gas to carry takeout six-packs. That's despite a pending... Read more
5 related stories
12h
WCAX-TV Vermont
Vt Thunder hits pavement to honor veteransmorning. Zen Lounge closes its doorsZen Lounge closes its doors The Zen Loung
Vt Thunder hits pavement to honor veterans
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 12 hours ago
morning. Zen Lounge closes its doorsZen Lounge closes its doors The Zen Lounge had been the subject of a Vermont Liquor Control Board investigation. The Zen Lounge had been the subject of a Vermont Liquor Control Board... Read more
13 related stories
14h
WCAX-TV Vermont
Zen Lounge closes its doors The Zen Lounge had been the subject of a Vermont Liquor Control Board investi
Zen Lounge closes its doors
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 14 hours ago
The Zen Lounge had been the subject of a Vermont Liquor Control Board investigation. The Zen Lounge had been the subject of a Vermont Liquor Control Board investigation. Police: Plainfield... Read more
13 related stories
14h
WCAX-TV Vermont
Plainfield standoff ends in suicideZen Lounge closes its doorsZen Lounge closes its doors The Zen Lounge had been
Plainfield standoff ends in suicide
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 14 hours ago
Zen Lounge closes its doorsZen Lounge closes its doors The Zen Lounge had been the subject of a Vermont Liquor Control Board investigation. The Zen Lounge had been the subject of a Vermont Liquor Control Board investigation. Police: Plainfield... Read more
13 related stories
16h
Island Packet
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in PennsylvaniaPennsylvania still remains home to some of the nation's most restrictive beer s
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvania
Island Packet / Posted 16 hours ago
Pennsylvania still remains home to some of the nation's most restrictive beer sales laws. This week, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board licensed nine more convenience stores that sell gas to carry takeout six-packs, despite a pending state... Read more
5 related stories
18h
Philly.com
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in PennsylvaniaPennsylvania still remains home to some of the nation's most restrictive beer s
Beer: The fight over where you buy it in Pennsylvania
Philly.com / Posted 18 hours ago
Pennsylvania still remains home to some of the nation's most restrictive beer sales laws. This week, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board licensed nine more convenience stores that sell gas to carry takeout six-packs, despite a pending state... Read more
5 related stories
2d
The Express-Times
Check out Pennsylvania's newest spots for six-packsone supermarket in Northampton County started selling suds in April and another
Check out Pennsylvania's newest spots for six-packs
The Express-Times / Posted 2 days ago
one supermarket in Northampton County started selling suds in April and another is awaiting approval from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board to do the same. The new six-pack options at gas stations follow a vote Wednesday by the PLCB to grant... Read more
5 related stories
3d
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Donald H. ShaheenHigh School and then was also a graduate of the Williamsport School of Commerce
Donald H. Shaheen
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
High School and then was also a graduate of the Williamsport School of Commerce. He retired from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board, and had also sold real-estate, worked security for the Social Security Office, and was a Private... Read more
3d
York Daily Record
Weis Markets beer cafe opens on White Streetstores. Now, the laws that created the beer cafe business model have begun to
Weis Markets beer cafe opens on White Street
York Daily Record / Posted 3 days ago
stores. Now, the laws that created the beer cafe business model have begun to loosen. Wednesday, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board approved the sale of beer at nine gas stations, a change from past policy that barred fuel retailers... Read more
3d
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
More gas stations can sell beer in Pennsylvania, despite looming court caseSIX-PACK. BOARD DECIDED. 30-MINUTE MEETING OF THE LIQUOR CONTROL BOARD BUT WITH
More gas stations can sell beer in Pennsylvania, despite looming court case
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 3 days ago
SIX-PACK. BOARD DECIDED. 30-MINUTE MEETING OF THE LIQUOR CONTROL BOARD BUT WITH RAMIFICATIONS THAT COULD SELL THE BEER LANDSCAPE IN PA. TO CONSUMER CONVENIENCE AND WE'LL WORK TOGETHER TO DO THAT TO THE BEST OF OUR ABILITY. REPORTER: TIM HOLDEN HAD... Read more
4d
Altoona Mirror
Cesare Battisti request heading to liquor boardthe city agrees to take over noise enforcement at the club, based on the city's
Cesare Battisti request heading to liquor board
Altoona Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
the city agrees to take over noise enforcement at the club, based on the city's own noise ordinance, if the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board at a hearing that will be scheduled soon agrees to the shift. The city's ordinance is more liberal than... Read more
4d
Denton Record-Chronicle
County’s hooch history offers up skeletonsduring Treat’s presentation. A sixth-generation Denton County resident, Mooneyh
County’s hooch history offers up skeletons
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 4 days ago
during Treat’s presentation. A sixth-generation Denton County resident, Mooneyham said her father worked for the local liquor control board in the 1940s. She was fascinated to hear about the importance of alcohol at the time. “Sometimes those... Read more
4d
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Beer distributors against decision to allow gas stations to sell six-packsIS GETTING A MIXED REACTION, WITH GAS STATIONS AND BEER DISTRIBUTORS AT ODDS JA
Beer distributors against decision to allow gas stations to sell six-packs
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 4 days ago
IS GETTING A MIXED REACTION, WITH GAS STATIONS AND BEER DISTRIBUTORS AT ODDS JACK NINE LICENSES WERE APPROVED : BY THE LIQUOR CONTROL BOARD WEDNESDAY, ALLOWING SOME GAS STATIONS TO SELL SIX PACKS. >> OUR GOAL WAS TO MODERNIZE THE COMMONWEALTH... Read more
4d
York Daily Record
Sheetz on board with Wolf's beer letterhas drawn support from some and "extreme disappointment" from others. Wolf add
Sheetz on board with Wolf's beer letter
York Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
has drawn support from some and "extreme disappointment" from others. Wolf addressed his letter to the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board, a day before they had a board meeting where they would review 9 applications from gas stations to sell... Read more
4d
NBC Philadelphia
More Pa. Gas Stations Can Sell BeerThe Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more licenses to busines
More Pa. Gas Stations Can Sell Beer
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 4 days ago
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more licenses to businesses that sell gasoline. It's the latest step in loosening the hold on beer sales by bars and beer distributors. The Liquor Control Board's vote Wednesday is the first... Read more
5 related stories
4d
FOX 43 Harrisburg
Pa. Liquor Control Board allows gas stations to sell 6-packsPennsylvania will now be allowed to sell six-packs of beer. This comes a day af
Pa. Liquor Control Board allows gas stations to sell 6-packs
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 4 days ago
Pennsylvania will now be allowed to sell six-packs of beer. This comes a day after Gov. Tom Wolf sent the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board a letter asking to “free the six-pack.” In his letter, Wolf said allowing gas stations to sell... Read more
5 related stories
4d
TribLIVE
LCB grants 6-pack licenses to 2 Western Pa. businesses that sell gasPa. businesses that sell gas | TribLIVE Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board me
LCB grants 6-pack licenses to 2 Western Pa. businesses that sell gas
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
Pa. businesses that sell gas | TribLIVE Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board members unanimously granted nine licenses to sell six-packs of beer and other malt beverages to... Read more
10 related stories
4d
Times News
More gas stations can sell beer, despite looming court caseHARRISBURG (AP) — The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more l
More gas stations can sell beer, despite looming court case
Times News / Posted 4 days ago
HARRISBURG (AP) — The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more licenses to businesses that sell gasoline. It’s the latest step in loosening the hold on beer sales by bars and beer distributors. The Liquor Control Board’s vote... Read more
5 related stories
4d
The Morning Call
9 more Pa. gas stations give OK to sell beer, despite looming court caseHARRISBURG (AP) — The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more l
9 more Pa. gas stations give OK to sell beer, despite looming court case
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
HARRISBURG (AP) — The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more licenses to businesses that sell gasoline. It's the latest step in loosening the hold on beer sales by bars and beer distributors. The Liquor Control Board's vote... Read more
5 related stories
4d
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh
More gas stations can sell beer in Pennsylvania, despite looming court caseThe Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more licenses to busines
More gas stations can sell beer in Pennsylvania, despite looming court case
WTAE-TV Pittsburgh / Posted 4 days ago
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more licenses to businesses that sell gasoline. It's the latest step in loosening the hold on beer sales by bars and beer distributors. (Scroll down for a full list of locations.) The Liquor... Read more
5 related stories
4d
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
More gas stations can sell beer, despite looming court caseThe Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more licenses to busines
More gas stations can sell beer, despite looming court case
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 4 days ago
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is granting nine more licenses to businesses that sell gasoline. It's the latest step in loosening the hold on beer sales by bars and beer distributors. The Liquor Control Board's vote Wednesday is the first... Read more
5 related stories
4d
FOX 43 Harrisburg
Beer sales approved for 9 Pennsylvania gas stationsHARRISBURG, Pa.- Today, Governor Tom Wolf applauded the Pennsylvania Liquor Con
Beer sales approved for 9 Pennsylvania gas stations
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 4 days ago
HARRISBURG, Pa.- Today, Governor Tom Wolf applauded the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board for “freeing the six-pack” in gas stations by approving nine applications permitting businesses with appropriate protections to sell up to 192 ounces of malt or... Read more
10 related stories
5d
Philly.com
Downey's, after operating underground, goes legiton the agreement. Neither would city officials, bound by confidentiality laws.
Downey's, after operating underground, goes legit
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
on the agreement. Neither would city officials, bound by confidentiality laws. Besides the errant food license, state Liquor Control Board records say Downey's liquor license was put into safekeeping on Nov. 1, 2015, meaning that the bar could... Read more
5d
York Daily Record
Your rights, beer, Memorial DayWolf wants to bring joy to Pennsylvania by allowing gas stations to sell beer.
Your rights, beer, Memorial Day
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Wolf wants to bring joy to Pennsylvania by allowing gas stations to sell beer. Wolf said his letter to the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board was sent in an effort to work toward our common goal of "freeing the six-pack." Can't argue with... Read more
5d
Altoona Mirror
Governor favors new rules for beerWolf wrote Tuesday to the three Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board members a day
Governor favors new rules for beer
Altoona Mirror / Posted 5 days ago
Wolf wrote Tuesday to the three Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board members a day before they'll consider nine beer license applications from convenience and grocery stores that also sell gasoline. A state law that prohibits businesses from selling... Read more
10 related stories
5d
WPXI Pittsburgh
Gov. Wolf pushes gas pedal on letting stores sell gas and beerof beer and gasoline in the same place, despite a pending court challenge. Wol
Gov. Wolf pushes gas pedal on letting stores sell gas and beer
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 5 days ago
of beer and gasoline in the same place, despite a pending court challenge. Wolf wrote Tuesday to the three Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board members a day before they'll consider nine beer license applications from convenience and grocery stores... Read more
10 related stories
5d
FOX 43 Harrisburg
Governor urges PLCB to allow gas stations sell beer 6 packsMiller Genuine Draft and Miller Genuine Draft Light. HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governo
Governor urges PLCB to allow gas stations sell beer 6 packs
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 5 days ago
Miller Genuine Draft and Miller Genuine Draft Light. HARRISBURG, Pa. – Governor Tom Wolf has written to the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board requesting that it, “free the six pack”, in gas stations across the Commonwealth. “I am requesting that... Read more
10 related stories
5d
TribLIVE
Gov. Wolf asks Liquor Control Board to allow six-pack sales at gas stations | TribLIVE Gov. Tom Wolf waded into the ongoing debate Tuesday over where a
Gov. Wolf asks Liquor Control Board to allow six-pack sales at gas stations
TribLIVE / Posted 5 days ago
| TribLIVE Gov. Tom Wolf waded into the ongoing debate Tuesday over where and how Pennsylvania... Read more
10 related stories
5d
The Morning Call
Gov. Wolf pushes gas pedal on letting Pa. stores sell gas and beerof beer and gasoline in the same place, despite a pending court challenge. Wol
Gov. Wolf pushes gas pedal on letting Pa. stores sell gas and beer
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
of beer and gasoline in the same place, despite a pending court challenge. Wolf wrote Tuesday to the three Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board members a day before they'll consider nine beer license applications from convenience and grocery stores... Read more
10 related stories
5d
Philly.com
Wolf pushes gas pedal on letting stores sell gas and beerof beer and gasoline in the same place, despite a pending court challenge. Wol
Wolf pushes gas pedal on letting stores sell gas and beer
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
of beer and gasoline in the same place, despite a pending court challenge. Wolf wrote Tuesday to the three Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board members a day before they'll consider nine beer license applications from convenience and grocery stores... Read more
10 related stories
5d
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf calls on PLCB to 'free the six-pack' in gas stationsPennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is calling on the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf calls on PLCB to 'free the six-pack' in gas stations
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 5 days ago
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf is calling on the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board to "free the six-pack" in gas stations. Wolf sent a letter to the PLCB on Tuesday, requesting that the board consider license applications from businesses with... Read more
10 related stories
5d
York Daily Record
Gov. Wolf: 'Free the six-pack' at gas stationsGov. Tom Wolf, in a letter addressed to the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board,
Gov. Wolf: 'Free the six-pack' at gas stations
York Daily Record / Posted 5 days ago
Gov. Tom Wolf, in a letter addressed to the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board, asked that the board "favorably consider" license applications from businesses like gas stations to sell up to 192 ounces of beer. The governor wrote that the approval of... Read more
10 related stories
5d
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley
Governor Wolf wants to “Free the Six-Pack” at PA gas stationsGovernor Wolf has sent a letter to the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board reques
Governor Wolf wants to “Free the Six-Pack” at PA gas stations
WGAL 8 Susquehanna Valley / Posted 5 days ago
Governor Wolf has sent a letter to the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board requesting that they “free the six-pack.” Wolf wants the board to consider applications for businesses like gas stations so that they can sell up to 192 ounces of malt or... Read more
10 related stories
6d
The Scranton Times-Tribune
PLCB expands discount programPLCB expands wine program HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board e
PLCB expands discount program
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
PLCB expands wine program HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board expanded its Chairman’s Advantage program to 300 state-run Fine Wine & Good Spirits stores. The move triples the presence of the discount program, which specializes in... Read more
8d
Guardian Unlimited
Marijuana millionaires cashing in on cannabis legalisationIndustry Association (WSIA), lobbying politicians in Olympia, the state capital
Marijuana millionaires cashing in on cannabis legalisation
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
Industry Association (WSIA), lobbying politicians in Olympia, the state capital, and giving a presentation to the liquor control board. Moberg’s mother told only close friends about the farm. ‘There’s prejudice – even in my quilting... Read more
8d
The Morning Call
Politics as Usualcircumvent the state's strict and costly requirement that all wine and hard liq
Politics as Usual
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
circumvent the state's strict and costly requirement that all wine and hard liquor be purchased from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board-run state stores, which slap its products with an automatic markup and various taxes. (Much of the... Read more
9d
CBC.ca
Skunky or fresh — how old is your May 2-4?Brewers, an association that encourages its members to provide an easy-to-read
Skunky or fresh — how old is your May 2-4?
CBC.ca / Posted 9 days ago
Brewers, an association that encourages its members to provide an easy-to-read date on beer. The group also is lobbying the Liquor Control Board of Ontario to simplify beer date codes. The issue is so important that Black Oak will take back beer... Read more
10d
Philly.com
Democrats defend Pa.'s liquor laws for everyone but Democratsbetters to abide by Pennsylvania's liquor laws forced them to acknowledge their
Democrats defend Pa.'s liquor laws for everyone but Democrats
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
betters to abide by Pennsylvania's liquor laws forced them to acknowledge their absurdity, and set about privatizing the Liquor Control Board. Of course, there is a third option: They can suspend the law for themselves and their party but... Read more
10d
The Express-Times
J.P. MacGrady's Pub partner sues for share of $1.5MWing & Burger Bar. Cameron had the liquor license put in safekeeping with his a
J.P. MacGrady's Pub partner sues for share of $1.5M
The Express-Times / Posted 10 days ago
Wing & Burger Bar. Cameron had the liquor license put in safekeeping with his attorney, Ted Zeller III. Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board spokeswoman Elizabeth Brassell described safekeeping as shelving a license, and said that status may... Read more
11d
Altoona Mirror
Neighbors not OK with club changesasked council for a resolution by which the city would agree to take over noise
Neighbors not OK with club changes
Altoona Mirror / Posted 11 days ago
asked council for a resolution by which the city would agree to take over noise enforcement for the club from the state Liquor Control Board, a resolution that would trigger a PLCB hearing that could lead to permission for outdoor music there... Read more
11d
Baltimore Sun
Changes expected for Harford's health care system with signing of freestanding medical center legislationquarter of 2017." Local bills signed The governor has also signed two pieces
Changes expected for Harford's health care system with signing of freestanding medical center legislation
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 days ago
quarter of 2017." Local bills signed The governor has also signed two pieces of legislation that allow the Harford County Liquor Control Board to issue liquor licenses to movie theater operators and to Harford Community College, so beer and wine... Read more
12d
TribLIVE
Spirits high at opening of North Huntingdon premium state storeHuntingdon premium state store | TribLIVE Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board
Spirits high at opening of North Huntingdon premium state store
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
Huntingdon premium state store | TribLIVE Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board officials were on hand Tuesday in North Huntingdon to open the 11th of 35 redesigned wine and spirits... Read more
12d
Warren Times Observer
Tax dollars, not profitbecause it's best for the state's economy. Not anymore. Because it's actually
Tax dollars, not profit
Warren Times Observer / Posted 12 days ago
because it's best for the state's economy. Not anymore. Because it's actually not good for the state's economy. The PLCB (Liquor Control Board) does not generate profits, it collects taxes. The whole notion that money derived from taxing a... Read more
13d
Baltimore Sun
Josef's Country Inn, of Fallston, being remade as Black Forest Taphouse"It's just a tribute to him and where he came from." Josef's Country Inn recei
Josef's Country Inn, of Fallston, being remade as Black Forest Taphouse
Baltimore Sun / Posted 13 days ago
"It's just a tribute to him and where he came from." Josef's Country Inn received a liquor license from the Harford County Liquor Control Board in December 1985, and the establishment remained in operation for nearly 30 years. Josef's liquor... Read more
16d
TribLIVE
LCB launches new online licensing system | TribLIVE The state Liquor Control Board launched a new online licensing a
LCB launches new online licensing system
TribLIVE / Posted 16 days ago
| TribLIVE The state Liquor Control Board launched a new online licensing and permitting system that replaces an “archaic” combination of electronic forms and nearly... Read more
20d
The Express-Times
See list of taverns, fire halls accused of liquor code violationsJohnsonville Road in Upper Mount Bethel Township: from Jan. 3 through Jan. 13 f
See list of taverns, fire halls accused of liquor code violations
The Express-Times / Posted 20 days ago
Johnsonville Road in Upper Mount Bethel Township: from Jan. 3 through Jan. 13 failed to have a manager complete required Liquor Control Board training. Logan's Roadhouse Inc. in Tilden Township, Berks County: failed to have a manager complete... Read more
20d
The Atlantic
Legal Pot's Life on the Black Marketdoors. When repeal finally came, Washington’s then-Governor Clarence Martin as
Legal Pot's Life on the Black Market
The Atlantic / Posted 20 days ago
doors. When repeal finally came, Washington’s then-Governor Clarence Martin asked Admiral Gregory to head the state’s new Liquor Control Board. Critically, Martin gave Gregory carte blanche to mold the new policies as he saw fit. Gregory took up... Read more
23d
The Morning Call
Penn State OKs limited alcohol sales at gamespurchases, said Sandy Barbour, university athletic director. The university st
Penn State OKs limited alcohol sales at games
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
purchases, said Sandy Barbour, university athletic director. The university still needs approval from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board, which Penn State President Eric Barron said could happen in time for fall football. The new policy... Read more
10 related stories
More

People in this news