State Liquor Authority

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Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Cop Allegedly Punched in the Face at Canz

Ernest Bent, 23, was arrested inside Canz a Citi Roadhouse in Manhattan for assaulting a police officer.

East Village & Lower East Side »

East Village Liquor License Restrictions May Ease If Bars Close Early

Community Board 3 may support new establishments that close early and serve just wine and beer.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Vudu Lounge Surrenders Liquor License Amid Disciplinary Charges

The State Liquor Authority has charged the controversial Vudu Lounge with selling to minors and assault.

Manhattan »

State Liquor Map Helps Locals Track City Bars

A new interactive map will plot each and every bar licensed in the city, as well as liquor violations.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Canz Gets 'First Date' with Community Board

As Canz sorts through its liquor license issues, it finds support in an unlikely place.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

'Footloose' in Turtle Bay as Residents Crack Down on Illegal Dancing

Residents say the bar Copia has been encouraging dancing, even though it's not allowed.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

Mamajuana Cafe Beating Victim Will 'Never Be The Same,' Family Says

CB12 voted to recommend against a Mamajuana liquor license application for a new Italian restaurant.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Juliet Supperclub Was Never Allowed to Throw Parties, Records Show

The club, linked to promoter-related violence, also agreed to not use club promoters in 2008.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Liquor Authority Exec Admits Agency is 'Dysfunctional'

The deputy CEO of the agency admitted mistakes at a forum on Hell's Kitchen nightlife.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Canz Lands an Awkward First Date with Community Board

Canz a Citi Roadhouse is heading to the local community board for a discussion of its liquor license.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Pols to Hold Forum on West Side Nightlife

State Sen. Tom Duane is hosting a hearing Thursday on the glut of new bars in Hell's Kitchen.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

'Quiet' Bar Plan for Murray Hill Met With a Loud 'No'

Bar owner Sasha Petraske is facing stiff community opposition for a proposed "quiet" bar in Murray Hill.

East Village & Lower East Side »

B.A.D. Burger Owner Calls CB3 'Fascist' After Liquor License Rejection

Keith Masco called CB3 "fascist" for rejecting a beer and wine license for B.A.D. Burger on Avenue A.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Hybrid Jazz Club, Bakery and Restaurant To Replace Crash Mansion

An unnamed restaurant is scheduled to open in September in the former Crash Mansion space on the Bowery.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Papasito Under Investigation for Alleged Labor Law Violations

A server at Papasito said she was paid only in cash and never filled out tax paperwork at the restaurant.