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Word on the Street: Fresno convenience store hopes to gain beer, wine license
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It's a different story, however, at the 7-Eleven franchise at the corner of Shaw and Maroa avenues in northwest Fresno. That particular store doesn't have an off-sale license to sell beer and wine. And franchise owners Tom and Debbie Sharp say that is ...

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Wine grape harvest starts with bar set high Statesman Journal

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A taste of wine and music Quad City Times

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Quad City Times A taste of wine and musicQuad City TimesMUSCATINE, Iowa — "He who loves not wine, women, and song remains a fool his whole life long," Martin Luther wrote nearly five hundred years ago. Supporters of the Muscatine Symphony Orchestra will have an opportunity Saturday afternoon to sample& ... Read the full story: [...]

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