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[Connecticut] City looks to be smoke-free

Mayor Toni Harp gathered with city officials and community leaders yesterday evening to launch New Haven Smokeout — her plan to eliminate smoking from the city by the end of this fiscal year next June. The effort is part of the annual Great American Smok
Yale Daily News
added Nov 21, 2014 12:39
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[Connecticut, Massachusetts] Inn owner charged with tax evasion

Litchfield Inn owner Syed I. Bokhari could face more than 40 years in prison and hundreds of thousands of dollars in fines after being hit with a 32-count indictment last week in U.S. District Court in Springfield, Mass. Bokhari, 50, is accused by the Bu
Waterbury (CT) Republican-American
added Oct 24, 2014 13:20
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[Connecticut] BLUMENTHAL CALLS ON NATIONAL SCHOOL BOARDS ASSOCIATION TO END PLANNED PARTNERSHIP WITH BIG TOBACCO YOUTH TOBACCO PREVENTION PROGRAM

US Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT)
added Oct 15, 2014 13:23
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[Connecticut] VIDEO: NCC Goes Smoke Free with New Campus Policy

As of Wednesday all tobacco use will be prohibited on all Norwalk Community College grounds, and in campus-owned, leased or rented vehicles. "It's making a statement to all of our employees and students that we're a community that celebrates health," sai
It's Relevant
added Oct 2, 2014 13:14
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[Connecticut] New Laws Include E-Cigarettes Bans, Heightened Reckless Driver Penalties and Fines for 'Robo' Calls

E-cigarettes will now also be banned for minors.
NBC Connecticut
added Oct 1, 2014 15:20
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[Connecticut] VIDEO: Milford To Hear Public Input On Proposed Park Smoking Ban

is considering a smoke free policy outside at city little league fields, playgrounds, beaches, and city sponsored events. The discussion will begin Wednesday night at a public hearing at 7:30 pm at the Parsons Government Center. The city said that the
WTIC Foxct (Hartford, CT)
added Oct 1, 2014 15:13
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More Connecticut towns move toward smoke-free parks

Municipal health and recreation officials say it’s not just about second-hand smoke, but also about setting an example for youth and, least important, making cleanup easier. Chris Stan, spokesman for the state’s Department of Health, said the Tobacco Us
New Haven (CT) Register
added Sep 28, 2014 19:20
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[Connecticut] Blumenthal wants Walgreens to halt tobacco sales

Hartford - Outside a Walgreens store on Washington Street this morning, U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal plans to call on drug store chains to follow the lead of Rhode-Island based CVS and stop selling tobacco products in their stores.
The Day (New London, CT)
added Sep 17, 2014 05:22
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[Connecticut] Suggestion To Ban Smoking In Southington Parks Wins Health District Support

An ongoing discussion about banning smoking in town parks won the support Thursday of the regional health district for Southington and Plainville. The unanimous vote by the Plainville-Southington Regional Health District means the board backs the idea o
Hartford (CT) Courant
added Sep 15, 2014 15:07
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[Connecticut] Smoking, education link emerges early

Yale sociology professor Vida Maralani analyzed an existing data set tracking a group of youths from adolescence to adulthood. Maralani found that the relationship between education and smoking in later life can be predicted as early as age 12.
Yale Daily News
added Sep 9, 2014 05:14
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