Alcoholism

“Cagney and Lacey” star Sharon Gless on her alcoholism

In 2021, it wouldn’t be so bad for audiences to see a main TV character who is an alcoholic, but in the ’80s when actress Sharon Gless played Detective Christine Cagney in the hit drama Cagney & Lacey, that shocked. “This is the first time in a drama series that …

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Start early in dry January with delicious alcohol-free sips of Crisp & Crude

Talia Bennick, founder of the botanical alcohol-free cocktail brand Crisp & Crude, joined Stephanie and Rosie to share a delicious non-alcoholic cocktail recipe perfect for the holidays. Crisp & Crude alcohol-free cocktails can be enjoyed on their own or as an ingredient as in Crimson Sunbird, recipe shared below. Cans …

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Others drink mocktails, spirits, beer and wine

The non-alcoholic beverage industry has exploded last year as consumers spend alcohol-filled nights prioritized for their health and well-being. While some people cut back completely, others turn to drinks that taste like their favorite drinks, but not alcoholic. Once considered a passing, if not mocking, trend, wine, beer and more …

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Do you dream of an alcohol-free Christmas? Join the (soda) club | Alcohol

The concept of a Christmas without champagne, wine or whiskey is counter-intuitive to many. But this holiday season, a growing number of Britons are avoiding alcohol and preparing for a party all – or at least partially -, according to retailers. Sales in the alcohol-free and low-alcohol category, also known …

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Green Bay Homeless Shelter Collaborative Efforts Create Family Success Stories Across Town | WFRV Local 5

GREEN BAY, Wisconsin (WFRV) – Homelessness has no face, but it’s important to remember that it can affect anyone, anytime. Meghan and Chris Sandri and two success stories from Green Bay. They met at the “NEW Community Shelter” after each facing their battles with alcoholism. Meghan Sandri said: “After going …

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Austin business owners call 6th Street safety meeting with city, DPA, TABC

AUSTIN (KXAN) – A group of downtown business and building owners tired of the violence in the area met with Austin Police, Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission and City Councilor Kathie Tovo on Monday to discuss concerns about gun violence downtown. This meeting took place outside of the bimonthly meetings that …

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My Rock Bottom by Jordan Poyer

It’s not easy for me to do it. But I have to do it. I have to do it for my daughter. For my wife. For all my family. For my teammates. And especially for me. I’m Jordan Poyer, captain of the Buffalo Bills, and I’m an alcoholic. Damn, you …

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AP to reduce VAT on alcoholic beverages to bring Telangana tariffs closer

The Andhra Pradesh State Assembly on Thursday passed the Andhra Pradesh Value Added Tax Bill 2021 (Amendment) and the Goods and Services Tax Bill (Amendment ) of Andhra Pradesh, 2021 to reduce VAT rates on alcoholic beverages. Speaking on the occasion, Buggana Rajendranath Reddy, Minister of Finance, said that under …

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American Indians who believe in a false stereotype about their vulnerability to alcohol may be at higher risk for problematic drinking

Newswise – American Indians who believe in a myth falsely implying that they are biogenetically predisposed to binge drinking may experience more thirst for alcohol, more frequent drinking, and worse alcohol-related consequences than those who do not believe this myth, according to a new study in Alcoholism: clinical and experimental …

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“We Didn’t Have Time”: Inside TABC’s $ 8.5 Million “Rocky” Web Launch and Its Impact on Texas Business

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Workers at the Texas Alcoholic Beverage Commission were approaching a deadline in August. For two years, the agency worked on creating a new web portal for bar and restaurant owners to apply for liquor licenses. This was to be a big step forward from a system that …

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