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SJC Rules Teens That Host “BYOB” Parties Not Liable

The state’s highest court rejected an attempt to expand civil laws covering responsibility for underage drinking at parties.

02/22/2012

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DA Targets Bartenders To Help Stop Drunk Driving On New Year’s Eve

Norfolk District Attorney Michael Morrissey is pushing a strong message this weekend to bartenders in an effort to keep drunk drivers off the road.

12/30/2011

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5 Best Places To Have A Grown-Up Birthday Party

Here are the top 5 places in Boston where your friends can break their word and throw you a birthday party you say you don’t want.

CBS Boston–09/15/2011

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Best Places To Grab A Slice Late Night

Secret Boston’s young urbanites dish on their favorite spots to grab a slice of late-night pizza.

CBS Boston–09/01/2011

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Nantucket Man Pleads Guilty To Killing House Painter

A Nantucket resident accused of killing a fellow house painter after a night of drinking together has pleaded guilty to manslaughter.

04/15/2011

Vodka recently delivered to Fenway Park (Photo by David Robichaud)

Vote To Be Held Thursday For More Mixed Drinks At Fenway

It looks like mixed drinks will be on the menu at Fenway Park this year.

04/06/2011

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Study: Teens See 5 Drinks A Day As No Big Deal

Downing five or more alcoholic drinks nearly every day isn’t seen as a big problem for many of the nation’s teens, says a new report.

04/06/2011

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Officials: Test Show No Radiation In State’s Drinking Supply

Health officials in Massachusetts are reporting that no radiation has been discovered in a dozen reservoirs, ponds and rivers that serve as sources of drinking water across the state.

03/31/2011

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Doctors Reveal Best Remedy For Hangovers

An extra glass of wine or one more beer, and you can pay for it in the morning with a splitting headache. But now, researchers say they have found the best way to avoid that “morning after” feeling.

02/14/2011

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State Does Spot Checks For Underage Drinking

It’s become a Thanksgiving eve tradition that the Alcoholic Beverages Control Commission is on the lookout for in Massachusetts. It’s the second busiest night of drinking, just after New Year’s Eve.

11/24/2010

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