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strives to present a safe, pleasant and family-friendly environment for every guest who visits the stadium. To achieve this goal, the following policies have been established to promote the responsible use of alcohol. –Any guest who appears to be 40 years of age or younger will be required to provide appropriate proof of age with a valid, government-issued picture identification. –Guests may not possess or purchase more than two (2) alcoholic beverages at a time, of which sizes may not exceed 16 ounces each for beer and 6.5 ounces each for wine. –All concession stands and portable units will stop serving alcohol at the beginning of the third quarter. For non-football events, alcohol cut-off times will be determined by the New Meadowlands Stadium Co. management. –Alcohol of any kind may not be brought into or removed from the stadium. –Any guest who is determined to be deliberately concealing alcohol while entering the stadium will not be permitted to enter the building. –A person exhibiting visible signs of impairment will not be permitted into the stadium. –Any guest who exhibits behavior that distracts, inconveniences or otherwise interferes with another guest’s enjoyment of the event may be removed from the stadium.
247 Fifth Ave. porkslopebrooklyn.com. 718.768.7675 Cove Lounge (Harlem) Cove Lounge is a fresh uptown hotspot and the latest venture of Harlem resident and real estate heavyweight Alyah Horsford-Sidberry. Get your pre-game on in the leather-couched upstairs lounge with refreshing cocktails like the Cove Martini, a smooth blend of Van Gogh Peach Vodka, fresh lemon juice, mint leaves, and Prosecco that even the most vodka-phobic will enjoy sipping. The food, which Bobby Flay helped to create on the Food Network’s “3 Days to Open,” is the antithesis of “bar food” including creamy Blue Crab & Grits, Spiced Fries, and Lobster Mac ‘n’ Cheese. When you’re ready to amp up the night, head downstairs to the lounge, where you’ll dance the night away with Harlem’s hip and sexy set. 325 Lenox Ave. coveloungenyc.com. 212.665.3455 Murray’s Cheese Bar (West Village) New York is known for many things, but cheese isn’t one of them. This, however, hasn’t stopped the success of the renowned Murray’s Cheese Shop. Now, owners of the decades old fromagerie are offering customers a cheesier experience just a few doors down.
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Its hard to estimate how many victims are living in New York, since much of the trafficking happens under the radar. They can be funneled into the city to either work as sex slaves or as unpaid laborers. The United States is the second most popular destination in the world for trafficked women, according to Restore NYC . The State Department estimates that nearly 18,000 foreign nationals are trafficked into the U.S. ever year. The average age of entry into prostitution in the United States is between 12 and 14 years old. RELATED: AFTER ONE YEAR IN IRANIAN JAIL, CHRISTIAN PASTOR SAEED ABEDINI PENS HEARTFELT LETTER TO DAUGHTER Danielle Rae Douglass was 17. The woman was a freshman at Northeastern University when a man she trusted manipulated her into selling her body. For two entire years, she was closely monitored, subjected to random beatings and given only two hours to sleep every day. The experience broke her down and stripped away her dignity. Kyle VanEtten Jonathan Walton serves as a spokesman for Price of Life. Hes taken on the title of Christian abolitionist and is encouraging others to do the same.