Headlines Tagged with Casinos/Gambling — 3,683 headlines found
Thirdhand smoke, or the residue left behind from cigarette smoke, rested on surfaces in casinos for months, even after a smoking ban went into affect in Northern California, a study by scientists at San Diego State University found. Of course, the smokin
Sep 22, 2018 StudyFinds.org
added Sep 23, 2018 16:04
state law allows about 1,700 such places to continue to expose nonsmoking patrons and thousands of workers to airborne toxins and carcinogens. State Rep. Dan Frankell, an Allegheny County Democrat who has rounded up a great deal of bipartisan support, wa
Sep 19, 2018 Wilkes Barre (PA) Citizen's Voice
added Sep 19, 2018 20:06
r. The sad thing here is that the average smoking patron on the boardwalk doesn't have a lobbyist to speak for him. The small shops who rely on the daily foot traffic in the summer don't have influence even with their own elected officials in many cases.
Sep 17, 2018 WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Sep 24, 2018 04:05
the state Legislature maintains exceptions that imperil the health of workers at 1,700 businesses... continue in casinos, in some bars based irrelevantly on the amount of food they serve, and in private social clubs.
Sep 14, 2018 Scranton (PA) Times-Tribune
added Sep 14, 2018 17:37
authorities last week certified that a petition drive backed by the American Heart Association’s Committee for a Healthy Community gathered more than 30,000 signatures...A second petition drive backed by the new River City Casino owner, Penn National Gami
Sep 4, 2018 Call Newspapers (St. Louis, MO)
added Sep 5, 2018 00:38
Studio City, a Macau resort operated by Melco Resorts, has become only the second casino resort authorized to provide smoking lounges in the city. The other casino property is Ponte 16, which received its approval in April.
Aug 31, 2018 CalvinAyre.com
added Sep 5, 2018 15:09
A late-breaking effort is underway on the St. Charles County Council to put on the Nov. 6 election ballot an indoor smoking ban with exemptions for many bars and Ameristar Casino. The measure, which could be voted on by the council Monday night, would b
Aug 12, 2018 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Aug 12, 2018 18:32
[Missouri] Petitions submitted by casino-funded group to put limited smoking restriction on Nov. 6 St. Louis County ballot
A committee funded by the owner of the Hollywood Casino turned in on Wednesday almost 53,000 signatures...the mayor of Maryland Heights — where the casino is situated — has asked the County Election Board to disqualify from the same ballot a much stricter
Aug 9, 2018 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Aug 9, 2018 17:21
St. Charles County voters may get a chance to ban indoor smoking on the November ballot. The group, Smoke-Free St. Charles, turned in a petition with over 30,000 signature to county officials.
Jul 26, 2018 KTVI myfox St. Louis (MO)
added Jul 27, 2018 05:23
Health groups on Wednesday morning turned in petitions with about 34,000 signatures aimed at putting a strict countywide indoor smoking ban on the Nov. 6 election ballot.
Jul 26, 2018 St. Louis (MO) Post-Dispatch
added Jul 26, 2018 04:29