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News - July 6, 2011

Split vote denies Walgreens permit to sell beer and wine

by Sandy Brundage

Walgreens said it's still thinking about whether to appeal the Menlo Park Planning Commission's denial of an alcohol sales permit. After hours of debate, the commission voted 4-3 on June 27 to deny the drugstore chain's request to sell beer and wine at its Santa Cruz Avenue location.

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Posted by G Cronin, a resident of another community
on Aug 21, 2011 at 7:02 pm

Planning Commissioner Kadvany's position: as always a principled decision that mustn't be judged by the ryeness, or dryness, of his comments.