Montgomery County Department of Liquor Control

December 12, 2018 | Deirdre Byrne

Five Things to Know for Dec. 12 in Montgomery County

It’s Wednesday, Dec. 12., Christmas is in 13 days, and here are five things to know in Montgomery County. 1. Wondering what to do about PSAT scores?: Aaron Golumbfskie, the education director at PrepMatters is answering PSAT questions to help parents and students understand what kind of testing they need to focus on when it comes to […]

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December 14, 2016 | Mitti Hicks

Department of Liquor Control Launches Holiday Ride Program to Prevent Drunk Driving

In an effort to prevent drunk driving, the Montgomery County Department of Liquor Control (DLC) is partnering with local transportation service, Dryver, to offer $20 gift cards towards a designated driver this holiday season, according to a press release. The DLC will also partner with Lyft by offering $5 off the first ten rides. The […]

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March 17, 2016 | Staff Writer

Department of Liquor Control Announces Expansion of Designated Driving Program

The Montgomery County Department of Liquor Control (DLC) is expanding its partnership with Be My Designated Driver (BeMyDD) and Jack Daniel’s for its Spring Designated Driver Program. The purpose of the expanded program is to prevent drunk driving in the County. According to a news release, the Spring Designated Drive Program will be offering educational […]

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January 12, 2016 | Willie James Inman

Executive Leggett Hosts Budget Forum in Bethesda (PHOTO)

County Executive Ike Leggett hosted a budget forum in Bethesda on Monday night. Residents gathered to listen and offer their opinions on the Fiscal Year 2017 Operating Budget at the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Center at 4805 Edgemoor Lane. The operating budget for Montgomery County is over $5 billion with the majority of those funds going […]

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January 4, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Department of Liquor Control Issues Apology Following Holiday Delivery Problems (PHOTO)

The Department of Liquor Control issued an apology letter to restaurants and stores which it delivers alcohol supplies to last week after an error caused delivery problems. The letter signed by Director George Griffin states that human error resulted in the consolidation of five files into a single file. This created a single delivery schedule, […]

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December 23, 2015 | Staff Writer

Holiday Rides Program Offers Alternative to Drinking and Driving

In an effort to help prevent drunk driving in Montgomery County, the Montgomery County Department of Liquor Control (DLC) is partnering with a local transportation service to offer $20 gift cards towards a designated driver this holiday season. The Holiday Rides Program is available now through January 1, 2016. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration […]

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December 22, 2015 | Willie James Inman

Comptroller Franchot Pushes for End of Montgomery County Monopoly on Alcohol Sales (PHOTO)

Maryland Comptroller Peter Franchot held a news conference on Tuesday in Silver Spring to announce the results of a report released by the Bureau of Revenue Estimates. The study is an economic impact analysis of private sector competition for alcohol sales in Montgomery County. Comptroller Franchot announced the results of the report to the media and […]

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July 20, 2015 | Cindy Peña

Sign up for Public Hearing on Liquor Control

The public is encouraged to sign up to testify at a hearing before the Montgomery County Council’s Ad Hoc Committee on Liquor Control in Rockville on Tuesday, July 21 at 7:30 p.m.  The committee will hear responses to reforms of the County’s Department of Liquor Control (DLC). The Ad Hoc Committee is chaired by Hans Riemer and […]

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May 8, 2015 | Krista Brick

Five Things to Know Today, May 8, in Montgomery County

Happy Friday! Here’s your daily rundown of the events and stories that people are talking about today, May 8, in Montgomery County: 1. A Review: The Montgomery County Council’s Ad Hoc Committee on Liquor Control meets today at 9:30 a.m. for its fifth meeting in its study of the County’s Department of Liquor Control (DLC). 2. Job […]

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March 4, 2015 | Krista Brick

Council President Leventhal on Montgomery Liquor Business (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia Extra video, Montgomery County Council President George Leventhal discusses the OLO report on the Department of Liquor Control and where things are headed.

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