Underage drinking

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Inwood »

Inwood Bar With History of Noise Complaints Reneges on Soundproofing Plan

Cavala Cafe's owner indicated at a State Liquour Authority hearing that he would soundproof the space.

Inwood »

Inwood Lounge with Checkered Past Reopens

NoVvo, formerly Hashi Sushi, was closed because the owner did not have worker's compensation coverage.

Inwood »

Restaurant Known for Loud Parties Is Shut Down for Serving Minors

Cavala Cafe's liquor license was temporarily suspended after minors bought alcohol there, the SLA said.

West Village »

Wine Shops and 7-Elevens Among Stores Busted for Underage Alcohol Sales

High-end wine shops and convenience stores allegedly sold alcohol to underage decoys, the SLA said.

Gowanus »

City Issues Smackdown to Wrestling School

The city says booze was sold illegally at a building housing an under-the-radar wrestling club.

Inwood »

Borough President Vows to Fight Controversial Papasito Restaurant

Borough President Scott Stringer plans to push the State Liquor Authority to close Papasito.

TriBeCa »

Uncle Mike's in TriBeCa Closes After City Cites Bar for Underage Drinking

The bikini bar at 57 Murray St. closed on July 1 after its liquor license expired.

Breezy Point »

Prep School Parents Who Hosted Teen Drinking Bash Released With Ticket

Anthony and Claire Reyes of Breezy Point were arrested for serving alcohol to minors.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Village Bartenders Toast Start of School Year

Bars near NYU said Thursday they are welcoming the influx of students with open arms and full glasses.

Manhattan »

Dozens of Stores Busted for Underage Alcohol Sale

Thirty-seven grocery stores in Manhattan were recently busted for selling alcohol to underage customers, the State Liquor Authority announced Friday. 

Manhattan »

HBO Sucked the Life Out of Bryant Park Wine and Beer Plan

HBO, which airs "True Blood" and sponsors the Bryant Park film series, took a bite out of a beer and wine plan.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Bouncers Taking Bribes From Underage Drinkers, Say Police

Police have accused bouncers on the Lower East Side of taking cash to admit underage patrons.

Manhattan »

Police Shutter Port 41 Bikini Bar for Underage Drinking

Beer guzzlers have one less place to get their brews from bikini clad ladies this weekend.

Manhattan »

Columbia Football Player Admits Buying Dozens of Fake IDs, Prosecutors Say

The wide receiver allegedly admitted he was selling the cards so underage friends could drink in bars.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

'Nuisance' Nightclubs in WaHi and Inwood Shut Down

Two nightclubs were closed after violating a court order stipulating strict adherence to nuisance abatement and SLA rules.