Comments by Shannon Bowman-Sarkisian

Does the Coastside need another store (gas station) selling liquor?

July 21, 2010
Is the concern over liquor being sold at a gas station or because it exceeds the number of licenses allowed by ABC? On the one hand, I believe that a person with a drinking problem will manage to get drunk with whatever is available (an alcoholic who drinks only wine is still an alcoholic, and .08 is .08 regardless of what you've been drinking). On the other hand, I don't really think we need another liquor store. Full disclosure: I live in Pescadero, so my opinions are mostly hypothetical. However,…