Dennis Rosen

  • Blogs

    January 19, 2012

    Long Island City Strip Club Denied Liquor License; Lawyer Says Owners May Challenge in Court, or Not

    Not in my backyard, strip club! Not in my booming-on-its-way-to-becoming-the-coolest-neighborhood-in-the-city backyard! Long Island City, that is. Elected officials and allegedly everyone in the blossoming Queens neighborhood on the other side of the East River (business, civic, AND religious commun ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2010

    Four Loko Banned in New York

    Never forget​It was too good to be true. We warned you last weekend that Four Loko, the $3 canned, caffeinated beverage that equals something like six beers and a cup of coffee, was in danger of being banned by the state of New York. Just yesterday we had some indication that Senator Chuck Sch ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 2, 2009

    State Liquor Authority Gets Schooled (Again)

    Just about any New York restaurant or bar owner could tell you: The State Liquor Authority is a grossly inefficient, woefully understaffed agency hog-tied in red tape, a bottomless abyss of backlogged hopes and plans. And now, there's an official report that actually says so: As the Post reports, th ... More >>

  • News

    May 26, 1998

    Vanity Fare

    A court ruling this month brings the shadowy world of vanity publishing into the open