Monthly Archives: June 2022

Boston Bruins’ historic $156,000 bill after winning the Stanley Cup resurfaces

A photo resurfaced 11 years ago showing a jaw-dropping bar tab worth over $150,000 has sparked outrage online. On June 15, 2011, the Boston Bruins defeated the Vancouver Canucks, 4-0, in Game 7 of the Stanley Cup Finals at Rogers Arena, ending a 39-year championship drought. As a result, the …

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Lancaster club remains closed after death outside venue as bar manager leaves and social media accounts are deleted

The Glow nightclub in Lancaster remains closed following the death of a man outside the club 10 days ago. It comes as the club’s bar manager left the venue after five years with the nightclub’s social media accounts either deleted or made private. Joshua Hughes, 22, died last Thursday (June …

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I live in Dundee city center

I live in Dundee city center – why do I still have a car? Calendar An icon of a desktop calendar. to cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An icon …

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Family restaurant and bar closes after 16 years in Southend

Closure of the Southend Mangetout restaurant after 16 years. Photo: Google Street View A popular American-inspired bar and restaurant in Southend is closing after 16 years. Mangetout is a popular American-inspired family restaurant and bar in Southend town centre. Bosses made the shocking announcement today that the restaurant is retiring …

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Gorgon City Talks Homecoming To Amnesia, Long Summer Tour And More Soompi [Interview] : Dancing astronaut

by: Alex Lambeau June 21, 2022 The summer of 2022 is shaping up to be one of the most memorable years for dance music in a long time. As COVID-19 finally seeks to be in the rearview mirror, clubs, festivals and concerts have come back strong for the summer months. …

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Grand Forks City Council hears first part of proposed city budget for 2023 – Grand Forks Herald

GRAND FORKS – The increased focus on the City of Grand Forks’ worker attraction and retention efforts is reflected in the proposed update to the 2023 salary and benefits plan. the city are poised to rise 4.13% to a collective $1.75 million next year. Mayor Brandon Bochenski said a focus …

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YouTube stars Nelk Boys will open a bar with David Grutman

A very expensive redevelopment of a classic Firestone tire garage has gone off the rails, but Page Six learns its owner thinks he could still turn the corner. Miami tycoon David Grutman – who has a string of Miami nightlife hits, including hugely popular LIV nightclub – appears to have …

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Broken water main floods small business at West Hollywood City Hall

We had another broken water main flood in West Hollywood, this time at WeHo City Hall, 8300 Santa Monica Boulevard, corner of Sweetzer Avenue and Santa Monica Boulevard around 6:30 a.m. The water gushed onto the boulevard, forcing a lane closure. and a water outage at the City Hall building, …

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2 die in bar shooting in Colleton County, South Carolina

Two men were killed and two others were injured in an early morning shooting at a South Carolina nightclub on Sunday, the Colleton County Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies responded to reports of a shooting at the Hang Time Grill & Lounge at 1109 Rivers St. in Walterboro around 2:40 a.m., …

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Deansgate cocktail bar now serves boozy eggs and avocado brunches – Bethan Shufflebotham

Twelve months after opening its doors, one of Manchester’s top cocktail bars has launched a brunch menu available six days a week. Located on the corner of Deansgate and Bootle Street, Rendition is perhaps the hottest new place in town to get your avocado and eggs. The cocktail bar and …

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London’s oldest synagogue hidden in the middle of the city that was nearly turned into a 21-storey tower

A few minutes walk from Aldgate station, London’s oldest synagogue has still been welcoming worshipers for over 300 years since it opened in 1701. It was one of the first synagogues to be built after the resettlement of Jews in 1656 – making it the oldest synagogue still in use …

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Former City Councilman Steve Hansen Talks Progress in Sacramento’s Lavender Heights Neighborhood – CBS Sacramento

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – Marked with rainbow flags and painted crosswalks, a stretch of K Street named Lavender Heights is the unofficial home of Sacramento’s LGBTQIA+ community. The neighborhood won the title in 2015 after the city’s first openly gay city council member pushed to mark the area as LGBTQIA+ friendly. …

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Officer suspended after New York bar fight: police

PRINCE GOERGE COUNTY, MD — A Prince George’s County police officer has been suspended without pay after his arrest in New York City. Constable First Class Aaron Holliday was off duty at the time of the incident. Holliday was arrested Tuesday night in Manhattan following an altercation at a nightclub. …

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Queer Emporium says new cocktail bar ‘will compromise the safety of our customers’

An LGBTQ+ retail store in Cardiff has criticized the decision to grant a premises license to a popular London cocktail bar which is due to open next door. The Queer Emporium on St Mary Street today issued a statement on its social media platforms expressing its strong opposition to the …

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Nostalgia: Forgotten photos shine the spotlight on Manchester city center stages

Pictured: A view of the Lower Ship Inn in Withy Grove, Manchester. June 13, 1968. © Mirrorpix © Mirrorpix 1995 June 2 Pictured at Manchester’s famous Hacienda nightclub two years before it closed is DJ Nipper, also known as Paul Fitzpatrick. Hacienda nightclub DJ Nipper aka Paul Fitzpatrick. June 2, …

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Sudbury News: Bar takes steps to increase safety

A downtown Sudbury bar says it is taking steps to increase the safety of its patrons after a woman said her drink was spiked over the weekend. Megan Matchem is one of the owners of Boulevard Nightclub on the corner of Durham Street and Larch Street, formerly known as the …

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City attorney seeks new nightclub bylaw – Chelsea Record

If it’s late at night, a restaurant has music and dancing, then it’s really not that different from a nightclub, according to City Solicitor Cheryl Watson Fisher. The only problem in Chelsea is that the city does not license nightclubs, but that could change. Kathryn Bolden, Yaisa Romero and Gabriel …

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Furious Leeds residents slam plans for more city center student accommodation

“I couldn’t think of a worse idea” were the words of one Leeds resident following news that more student accommodation may be coming to the downtown. A new 35-storey tower with more than 1,000 apartments to accommodate students could be built at Merrion Centerin a move that could see the …

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Bloom OTR Nightclub to Open in Former Under Zero Lounge | Drinks News | Cincinnati

Click to enlarge Photo: provided by Emma Nurre The exterior of Bloom OTR The former home of a beloved local LGBTQ+ institution takes on new life with the opening of Bloom OTR. The inclusive nightclub takes over the space previously occupied by Under Zero Lounge – the nationally acclaimed bar …

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a new speakeasy cocktail bar opens in Gilbert

GILBERT, AZ – The Rabbit Hole is now open at Gilbert and not only will you need to find it to get in, but you will need to make a reservation to be a guest on the list; yes, that means it’s a speakeasy bar with limited capacity. “We like …

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The latest premium drinks to greet dads everywhere with the Father’s Day drinks roundup

Toast dads everywhere ahead of upcoming Father’s Day celebrations with a variety of premium drinks available nationwide. From fine rums to whiskeys from around the world, from traditional beers to more exotic varieties, there are plenty of alternatives to greet every father figure. Father’s Day takes place on the third …

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Cedar Rapids bar tightens security after Taboo shooting

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (KCRG) – Justin Zehr, one of the co-owners of Cliff’s Dive Bar and Grill, said the shooting at Taboo Nightclub “was pretty devastating.” Zehr added: “It shook everyone up a bit.” This shooting took place on April 10. It killed 2 people and injured 10 others. Zehr …

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Lin-Manuel Miranda participates in the launch of the Latinx LGBTQ support program

Lin-Manuel Miranda attends the Clive Davis 90th Birthday Celebration at Casa Cipriani on Wednesday, April 6, 2022 in New York City. Miranda, pop star Ricky Martin and award-winning actress/singer Michaela Jae Rodriguez will join the Hispanic Federation on Tuesday, June 14, 2022 to launch a new advocacy initiative serving Latinx …

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Preston fire: The future of the city’s fire-ravaged Odeon cinema / nightclub has finally been decided

Demolition work has already leveled the back of the old cinema/nightclub left in a dangerous state after the fire almost a month ago. Now owners The Rigby Group Ltd have asked the council for permission to raze the rest for safety reasons. Experts say there are fears that intruders could …

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Virus cluster in nightclub sparks new crackdown in Beijing

Movers wearing masks cling to furniture at a crossroads, Monday, June 13, 2022, in Beijing. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan) Ng Han Guan PA BEIJING China’s capital has moved school online in one of its major districts amid a fresh COVID-19 outbreak linked to a nightclub, while life has yet to …

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166 ‘ferocious’ Covid infections in China linked to a single bar in Beijing

Beijing authorities have been tracking a total of 166 Covid-19 cases at a single nightclub as the city returns to normal after a two-month lockdown. The chain of rapid spread began on Thursday last week after an infected person visited the Heaven Supermarket club in the nightlife hub of downtown …

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COVID: Beijing tests millions on 24-hour bar cluster

BEIJING – China’s capital has moved school back online in one of its key districts amid a fresh COVID-19 outbreak linked to a nightclub, while life has yet to return to normal in Shanghai despite lifting a lockdown of more than two months. China is sticking to its “zero-COVID” policy …

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Senate negotiators announce gun deal, breaking deadlock

FILE – Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, listens to testimony during a Senate Intelligence Committee hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, July 25, 2018. Following the recent school shooting in Uvalde, Aus Texas, his home state, Cornyn and a bipartisan group of senators, including Sen. Chris Murphy, D-Conn., are holding …

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Most Beijing pubs close as bar-linked COVID-19 cases continue to rise

A person walks past the closed Heaven Supermarket bar in Beijing on June 9. Photo: PFC Most bars in Beijing were closed again on Sunday after two days of operation, as the capital again tightened anti-epidemic measures amid rising COVID-19 cases linked to a cluster of bars, which has spread …

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US judge dismisses Cristiano Ronaldo rape trial in Vegas

FILE – Manchester United’s Cristiano Ronaldo stands on the pitch during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Norwich City at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, England on April 16, 2022. A Nevada woman lost her U.S. court bid to force international soccer star Cristiano Ronaldo to …

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Ocean City seeks to stop rowdy teenagers

Ocean City officials want to keep large groups of disruptive teenagers from invading the family boardwalk. By DONALD WITTKOWSKI Ocean City is facing an escalation in underage drinking and fights by groups of rowdy teenagers who have turned parts of the beach into their own “nightclub.” “Crowds are bigger than …

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Popular LGBTQ+ bar reopens in northeast Minneapolis

Driving along East Hennepin Avenue in northeast Minneapolis, you might not notice it right away, but there’s a new tenant in town. The former popular Honey nightclub is now home to the Jetset Underground. “It was kind of a lot of pressure because everyone was like, ‘Honey, that’s awesome,'” Peter …

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Bradford, UK City of Culture 2025, is entering rapid flux, says Bishop

Bradford’s trajectory has “changed” after it was named the UK’s City of Culture for 2025 last week, the Bishop of Bradford, Dr Toby Howarth, has said. Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries announced on Tuesday last week that Bradford’s bid to be the City of Culture had won, beating other shortlisted cities …

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Actors Bar & Club in Weymouth will reopen after winning appeal

A POPULAR Weymouth nightclub whose license was revoked amid crime allegations has won an appeal allowing it to reopen. The license for the Maiden Street club premises was temporarily revoked with immediate effect at a license hearing on Friday 17 December 2021. The order stated that the venue was to …

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how Bradford won City of Culture 2025

“THE winner of the UK City of Culture 2025 is Bradford!” Culture Secretary Nadine Dorries surprised us by not pausing between “east” and “Bradford” when she made the announcement last week. Nor was there a pause between those words and the roar that greeted the news of the crowd gathered, …

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Vancouver mayor to call for bars to close at 3 a.m. if re-elected

Vancouver Mayor Kennedy Stewart is proposing to extend operating hours and closing times for bars and nightclubs in the city if he is re-elected. How late? Well, closing at 3am for bars on Granville Street in the entertainment district. Kennedy makes the announcement Wednesday morning after meeting with industry leaders …

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Detroit’s iconic gay bar Menjos sued over steamy photo of buff model

One of Detroit’s oldest and most popular gay nightclubs was sued in federal court on Tuesday over a steamy photo of a buff, shirtless military guy. The California photographer who took the photo claims that Menjos Entertainment Complex, the iconic gay bar in Detroit’s Palmer Park where Madonna cut a …

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Man who damaged LGBTQ streetscape sentenced to probation

DELRAY BEACH, Florida. A man convicted of burning tire tracks in a gay pride streetscape in South Florida while attending a rally for former President Donald Trump last summer has been sentenced to two years probation and 100 hours of community service. Alexander Jerich, 20, of Lake Worth, previously pleaded …

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The 6 Most Iconic Jazz Clubs in New York City

Marquee of the Apollo Theater in 1946. Photo by William P. Gottlieb from the Library of Congress. Jazz music originated in New Orleans in the early 1900s, with African American musicians creating the style of music to celebrate their heritage while striving to fit into the broader American music scene. …

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Japan will open to tourists after 2 years with strict guidelines in place

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – China will “fight to the end” to prevent Taiwan’s independence, the country’s defense minister promised on Sunday, already stoking tensions with the United States over the island.The superpowers are locked in a growing war of words on the democratic, self-governing island, which Beijing sees as part of …

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P&Z Commission of Midland Approves Liquor License for Briarwood Bar

A new bar is in the works for a mall on Briarwood Avenue across from Wal-Mart in northwest Midland. Officials with “Y Knot” applied to the City of Midland for a permit for the sale of all alcoholic beverages for consumption on-site at a nightclub. Members of the Planning and …

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A teenager was shot dead outside the Pasco WA nightclub early on Sunday

Pasco, WA A teenager was shot and injured outside a crowded Pasco nightclub early Sunday and no one called the police. Pasco police sergeant. Daniel Ward was in a patrol car in downtown Pasco when he heard gunfire near Pasco’s Remix Nightclub at 101 W. Columbia Street around 12:40 a.m., …

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Crime Stoppers push to solve fatal shooting outside East Side bar – 614NOW

The Central Ohio Crime Stoppers are stepping up their efforts to find the perpetrator of a homicide. In the group’s most recent Crime of the Week – a recurring segment that aims to put unsolved crimes back in the spotlight – the death of 21-year-old Dalan Wellman is featured. Wellman …

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The mural brings in vibrant colors, a reminder of Myrtle Beach’s past

MYRTLE BEACH, South Carolina For the creators of Myrtle Beach’s newest public art installation — a striking building-wide painting envisioned as a tribute to the city’s past — the project is much larger than its 2,400 square feet. “The murals are definitely looking to the future and that (feeling of) …

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Taylors Lakes mansion with nightclub-like staircase and boat-like bar sets new suburban record

A west Melbourne home with a glass staircase and ship-inspired bar has set a new suburban price record of more than $600,000 above the area’s previous benchmark. A glamorous Taylors Lakes mansion with a glass staircase and a nightclub-worthy bar designed to look like a ship has hit a new …

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Celebrate Pride Month with a Tour of Kansas City’s LGBTQ Landmarks | KCUR 89.3

This story was first published in KCUR’s Creative Adventure newsletter. You can sign up to get stories like this delivered to your inbox every Tuesday. As LGBTQ Pride Month kicks off, it’s a great time to celebrate all the ways Kansas City promotes LGBTQ equality. The City of Kansas City, …

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UPDATE: The “official” Pride Pub Crawl does not crawl into actual LGBTQ bars or any Oak Lawn locations

UPDATE: Jaron Turnbow, Executive Director of Dallas Pride, provided this statement to Dallas Voice: “Dallas Pride is a nonprofit organization dedicated to strengthening, supporting, and celebrating the LGBTQ+ community by fostering connections among community members, as well as with our allies and supporters. We were recently asked if we would …

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Restaurant and pub plans for Elements and Venue Bar in Southend

A FORMER nightclub is set to be transformed into a pub, restaurant and homes as part of ambitious new plans to reinvent a once iconic landmark. London firm City Center Management has submitted grand plans to transform what used to be the Venue Bar in Alexandra Street, Southend. The site …

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Go and do | Upcoming Events in the Tri-Cities

Hell’s Belles, an all-female AC/DC tribute band, will perform at Clover Island Diane Webb An AC/DC tribute band is coming to Clover Island this weekend. Hell’s Belles, the all-female cover band, performs at 5 p.m. on June 5 at 5 p.m. Tickets are on sale for $25 in advance or …

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The bar’s new drinks menu will have you raising your glass

Milton on the Corner: the bar’s new drinks menu will have you raising your glass Calendar An icon of a desktop calendar. to cancel An icon of a circle with a diagonal line across it. Caret A right-pointing solid arrow icon. E-mail An icon of a paper envelope. Facebook An …

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Muslim Call to Prayer Comes to Minneapolis Soundscape

People walk at Palmer’s Bar, which is next to the Dar Al-Hijrah Mosque in Minneapolis, Thursday, May 12, 2022. The Islamic call to prayer, or adhan, can be heard three times a day from the terrace of the bar . (AP Photo/Jessie Wardarski) Jessie Wardarsky PA MINNEAPOLIS The chant in …

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The Ward could soon be home to the smallest bar in the country

A former auto shop in The Ward may soon be the newest – and smallest – place to grab a drink in the city. An application for a liquor license has been filed for 60 Ontario Street to open an establishment called Standing Room Only. It is currently in the …

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Editorial Summary: Missouri | The Kansas City Star

Kansas City Star. May 25, 2022. Editorial: From Texas to Kansas to Missouri, ‘pro-life’ politicians do nothing as gun violence rages The mind wavers, the words waver, the anger rises and nothing is done. Nothing. Nothing. American children are dead, and still nothing. This time it’s in Texas, an elementary …

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