Archives: alcohol

ABC busts retailers for selling alcohol, tobacco to minors

Like other states, Virginia has strict age limits to buy cigarettes and alcohol. But young people often have little trouble purchasing those products: about one of every eight stores inspected by the state sells tobacco and booze to underage buyers.

Bars aren’t happy over social media ad ban

Bars and restaurants had hoped that the General Assembly would pass a law letting them advertise happy hour specials using social media. But the bill’s sponsor has decided to pull the plug on his proposal for this legislative session.

Burger Bach opens, Black Hand finds bigger digs, and the best of Richmond restaurants

Stella’s ups its alcohol offerings by adding liquor and a new cocktail menu, the Virginia Wine Expo approaches, we have a recap of the big winners at the inaugural Elby’s, plus more.