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Does true reform start in Pennsylvania’s liquor cabinets and beer caves?

By at February 2, 2011 | 11:35 am | 1,117 Comments

Does true reform start in Pennsylvania’s liquor cabinets and beer caves?

Two things fermenting at the top of every bottle of booze sold in Pennsylvania: When will the state sell the Liquor Control Board, and how much will it get for one of its crown jewels? However, as Rock The Capital’s Tom Dochat observes there is a lot more to this than meets glass to lips.

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The modified return of Pennsylvania’s Wine Kiosks

By at January 17, 2011 | 1:30 pm | 1 Comments

The modified return of Pennsylvania’s Wine Kiosks

At least a handful of wine kiosks are expected to reopen on Tuesday. The high-tech machines started to malfunction en masse days before Christmas. The company that distributes the kiosks attributed the problem to faulty resistors.

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Pandora is in Pennsylvania’s Wine Kiosks

By at January 10, 2011 | 7:34 pm | 1,079 Comments

Pandora is in Pennsylvania’s Wine Kiosks

Pennsylvania’s Auditor General now says he will dig deeper into the wine kiosks. Jack Wagner wants to determine why only one company bid on the state contract. The owner of the kiosks says Wagner is simply barking up the wrong Kiosk.

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No Wining over this Bottle of Audit

By at January 4, 2011 | 5:36 pm | 1 Comments

No Wining over this Bottle of Audit

Pennsylvania’s Auditor General is once again promising to get to the bottom of the broken wine kiosks in Pennsylvania. The much touted machines were rolled out this summer, but have had a tough early go of living up to expectations.

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Getting to the bottom of the Kiosk

By at December 22, 2010 | 3:00 pm | 3 Comments

Getting to the bottom of the Kiosk

Auditor General Jack Wagner is going to take an invasive look at wine Kiosks spread throughout the state after they malfunctioned this week. Wagner wants to know if the machines are really delivering what the Liquor Control Board promised.

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