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New ABC Stores Open in Stuarts Draft and Fishersville

July 14, 2014 - Fishersville and Stuarts Draft each has its first ABC store. ABC is hosting grand opening celebrations for both stores on Friday, July 18. More >>

 

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ABC Internal Investigation Leads to Guilty Plea

July 29, 2014 – A former ABC employee charged with embezzling more than $238,000 has pled guilty following an internal investigation.

Virginia ABC's Teen Leadership Conference Starts Monday 400 Students from Across State in Farmville for Prevention Event

July 11, 2014 – ABC's 30th annual Youth Alcohol & Drug Abuse Prevention Project (YADAPP) summer leadership conference begins Monday, July 14, and continues through July 18 on the Longwood University campus in Farmville.

Virginia ABC’s Newest Premier Store in Leesburg Boasts Innovative Design, Unique Features

July 2, 2014 – The second of ABC’s premier stores to be unveiled this year, the Leesburg store will celebrate its opening on Wednesday, July 9.

Virginia ABC Stores Open July 4th with Modified Hours

July 1, 2014 – For customer convenience, almost all locations will be open until 7 p.m., although stores that normally close at 6 p.m. or earlier will be open regular hours.

Summer Brings Youth-Specific Dangers for Teens: Traffic Fatalities Increase; Underage Drinking a Risk

June 27, 2014 – While summer is a fun time for students to enjoy the freedom of being out of school, parents and teens should be aware of a number of youth-specific dangers, including traffic fatalities and underage drinking.

Virginia ABC’s Robust Recycling Program Helps Environment and Provides Revenue Stream

June 12, 2014 – For most of us, recycling means tossing our empty soda can or plastic water bottle into a recycling bin every now and then.

ABC Stores Will Close Early on Memorial Day

May 19, 2014 – All Virginia ABC stores will close at 6 p.m. on Monday, May 26 in observance of Memorial Day.

New ABC Store Opens in Fairfax

May 12, 2014 – Virginia ABC will be celebrating the opening of its Twinbrooke store in Fairfax County. Public Safety Secretary Brian Moran joins ABC commissioners for a ribbon-cutting ceremony May 13, at 11 a.m.

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