A new law has been proposed in the State Senate that would allow Varick Street to become an open-container district. With Varick playing host to several big community events like the Boilermaker, Saranac Thursdays and the upcoming St. Patrick's Day celebration this move seems like a natural next step.
New York State Police conducted an Underage Drinking Initiative in Onondaga County that led to the arrest of three individuals. Troopers checked in on 16 establishments in DeWitt, Manlius, and Salina. The detail eventually arrested workers from three separate liquor stores.