US: Battle lines drawn over 2 a.m. liquor licenses in Providence – News – providencejournal.com – Providence, RI

PROVIDENCE — The saying goes that nothing good ever happens after midnight.There are 179 establishments in Providence that hold liquor licenses allowing them to stay open until 2 a.m on Saturdays, Sundays and legal holidays. Many of the establishments are concentrated downtown and on Federal Hill, but city leaders have proposed changing the rules that allow such late closing times in the wake of a brutal murder that took place on Federal Hill last month and led to the closing of a

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