Underage drinking

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Lower East Side »

169 Bar to Remain Open After Reaching Settlement With City

The bar and the city settled for "a few thousand dollars" and an agreement not to serve minors.

Lower East Side »

City Sues to Shut Down Chinatown's 169 Bar for Underage Drinking

Police caught bartenders serving alcohol to underage customers, court documents show.

Fort George »

Board OKs Booze License for Bar with History of Fights, Underage Drinking

Mia Sushi and Steakhouse will close at 3 a.m. rather than 4 a.m. under the board's decision.

Inwood »

2 Dyckman Street Bars Hit With Violations for Serving Minors

Uptown Social and Maja's Tapas Bar were both cited by police from the 34th Precinct last week.

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.