Restaurateurs get liquor lesson to avoid fines

BROOKLYN - The New York State Liquor Authority held its first ever free training seminar Friday to help bar and restaurant owners avoid violations.

Some 200 local restaurateurs and bar managers turned out for the event in Brooklyn to learn valuable tips, including ways to identify fake IDs. The participants also received hand-held ID scanners.

"With this knowledge, I'll be able to go into business reassured that I won't have to deal with as many violations and fines," says Chain Mishulovan.

The Empire State Restaurant and Tavern Association helped develop the training program. Another session will be held in Manhattan at John Jay College April 17.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Residents are concerned about the safety of items 1 The Buzz: Safety concerns in wake of 8-year-old boy's death
Kevin Reilly, 8, died after a heavy planter 2 Vigil remembers 8-year-old killed by fallen planter box
A kid from the Bronx is one of 3 Actor from the Bronx stars in '13 Reasons Why'
In honor of National Superhero Day, News 12 4 Word on the Street: Superheroes
There will be a few road closures over 5 Weekend travel advisory, April 28-30

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE