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Price Of Nips To Increase

Certain liquor bottles, including "nips," are getting a price hike.

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Security Escalated In New York City For New Year's Eve Holiday
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Save Those Nips – You’ll Get Money Back

Maine House overrides LePage veto of bill to add nip liquor bottles to redemption program 114-31. Now to the Senate. #mepolitics

— Chris Cousins (@Storytiller) June 6, 2017

Next time you're cleaning up the weekend's empties, or organizing a bottle drive, you'll have more to gather.

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The #1 Thing Mainers Search for on Google for St. Paddy’s Day?

Are you ready for St. Patrick's Day? Are you looking for the closest pub that will be open, or how about a classic Irish drink, or how to make corned beef? Where do you go for answers? Well, 'The Google,' of course!

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Sidney: Dry Town No More? Resident to Vote in March

Did you know that Sidney, Maine is a dry town? That means that open containers of liquor can’t be served on-site anywhere in town.

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The Drunkest Counties In Maine

I found an article that caught my eye on the website It ranked the top ten drunkest counties in Maine. In recent data, Maine sits near the top in alcohol consumption nationwide. These rankings are based from data from County Health Rankings and Roadmaps and their look at those saying they engage in excessive drinking. They also used data of the highest number of bars per capita.

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Comet ‘Lovejoy’ Releases Alcohol: Equivalent of 500 Bottles of Wine Per Second


There is a comet racing through outer space that has earned the nickname ‘happy hour’. It’s the comet ‘Lovejoy’ and is leaving behind it a trail of alcohol and sugar as it goes through the solar system.

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What Country Drinks the Most Alcohol?

Pay attention, America. It's time to drink up.

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Really? Maine Tops the List of States That Drink The Most?

All-righty-then, pass the Allen's. According to this survey from 'Blowfish for Hangovers', Maine is at the top of the list of states that drink the most. Maine is followed on the list by Wyoming, Alaska, Delaware and Washington D.C. But we are Mainers, we don’t complain about hangovers! Maine did NOT make the top five list of those who do whine about hangovers.

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Last Call! What’s the Best Time to Stop Serving Alcohol?

New Hampshire bars could be staying open later. 'Last Call' could be 2 a.m., an hour later than it is now. That's what is proposed in a bill that passed the Granite State House a few weeks ago.

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