Headlines Tagged with Delaware — 906 headlines found
An ordinance being considered by the South Bethany Town Council would ban smoking on the town's public beach. If passed in April, the town will be the last on the Delmarva coast to enact one. The ordinance will get a second reading March 10.
Mar 4, 2017 DelmarvaNow.com
added Apr 10, 2017 15:56
Not only are current tobacco taxes high, they’re also extremely regressive, meaning they place a much heavier burden on the poor than well off. The governor’s proposal would exacerbate this inequity.
Mar 30, 2017 Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Apr 4, 2017 11:29
The $16 million Gov. Carney hopes to raise by hiking cigarette and other tobacco taxes will be offset by losses in other parts of the budget and for local governments. Depressed sales and shuttered businesses mean lower income tax revenue as well as incre
Mar 29, 2017 Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Mar 30, 2017 16:26
seeking an injunction that would force the Reynolds defendants to dismiss their complaint against ITG in Florida state court over the sale of four cigarette brands to ITG Brands in conjunction with the Reynolds defendants’ takeover of Lorillard Tobacco Co
Mar 14, 2017 Lexis Nexis
added Mar 15, 2017 00:03
[Delaware, New York] Georgetown traffic stop leads to discovery of large quantity of untaxed cigarettes
during that search a large quantity of cigarettes were discovered. We are told in total, 248 cartons of Marlboro brand cigarettes, 160 cartons of Newport brand cigarettes and 95 cartons of miscellaneous brands of cigarettes were located in the vehicle. P
Mar 5, 2017 WMDT - TV (Salisbury, MD)
added Mar 6, 2017 16:11
Leaders in South Bethany, Delaware are considering implementing a ban on smoking at the beach. South Bethany is currently the last community on the Delmarva coast without a public beach smoking ban.
Mar 4, 2017 NBC Philadelphia (NBC Local Media)
added Mar 5, 2017 01:01
Councilman Frank Weisgerber introduced the ordinance that would create the ban. Weisgerber says it comes after officials realized South Bethany was the last coastal town in the area to still permit smoking on the beach.
Feb 13, 2017 WMAR ABC2 (Baltimore, MD)
added Feb 13, 2017 23:54
In a unified effort to promote healthy living, town council is pursuing an anti-smoking ban that would encompass town hall, the police station, town property such as Katie Helm Park as well as town-owned vehicles.
Feb 10, 2017 Sussex County (DE) Post
added Feb 11, 2017 15:44
Can e-cigarettes be used to quit smoking regular cigarettes? The FDA has not approved e-cigarettes as a method to quit smoking. There are a few people who are able to quit smoking using e-cigarettes, but in the real world most of the people using e-ciga
Dec 4, 2016 Cape Gazette Newspaper (Lewes, DE)
added Dec 4, 2016 21:30
Effective Jan. 1, 2017, the Delaware River and Bay Authority will join a growing list of government agencies, institutions of higher learning, businesses, and others to adopt a smoke-free and tobacco-free campus policy. The authority's new policy prohibi
Nov 15, 2016 Cape Gazette Newspaper (Lewes, DE)
added Nov 16, 2016 16:51