Headlines Tagged with Editorial — 10,019 headlines found
Encouragingly, educators are updating school policy to make it clear that e-cigarettes are barred on school grounds, and that using them carries consequences. Schools have also worked to educate parents, letting them know their children may be at risk.
Jan 16, 2018 Lawrence (MA) Eagle-Tribune
added Jan 17, 2018 08:46
it would surely be too difficult to cite every driver smoking with a child inside the vehicle. But Erie County should adopt this legislation, anyway. It will send the right message about a pernicious habit that risks the health of the helpless.
Jan 15, 2018 Buffalo (NY) News
added Jan 16, 2018 15:26
The Ministry of Commerce, of all places, steered through a complete ban on all production, import, sale, paraphernalia and thus possession of anything concerned with e-cigarettes and smoking. Illegal import of vaping material risks a prison sentence of 10
Jan 15, 2018 Bangkok Post (th)
added Jan 16, 2018 14:43
Her intentions, and those of council members who supported the ordinance, were well-founded. The best move, though, is for state lawmakers to consider such a resolution so the age restriction would be imposed statewide. That could include debate over th
Jan 15, 2018 Topeka (KS) Capital-Journal
added Jan 16, 2018 03:28
’s time to start thinking seriously about bumping the legal age for obtaining tobacco and vaping supplies to 21, both locally and across the state. That would get it out of the hands of high school students, some of whom are in fact 18. Current state law
Jan 13, 2018 Manhattan (KS) Mercury
added Jan 14, 2018 03:17
It’s appalling that we even need a law prohibiting smoking in vehicles where children are present. What would be even more appalling would be if state lawmakers can’t figure out how to pass one.
Jan 10, 2018 Schenectady (NY) Daily Gazette
added Jan 11, 2018 15:58
Apparently there is some indecision among Mankato and North Mankato city council members... The research is clear. Raising the age to buy tobacco reduces youth smoking and prevents some young people from ever starting a habit that can cost them their hea
Jan 10, 2018 Mankato (MN) Free Press
added Jan 11, 2018 02:14
We salute the efforts by the four metro cities but believe now is the time to expand the effort to the state level. We encourage the Legislature to hold hearings on this important health issue and pass a law changing the age from 18 to 21 years. Californ
Jan 10, 2018 ECM Publishers
added Jan 11, 2018 02:13
Matt Doherty, mayor of Belmar, told a New Jersey radio station that after his Monmouth County borough instituted its smoking ban in the spring of 2014, merchants along the beach noticed an uptick in business.
Jan 6, 2018 NJ.com
added Jan 8, 2018 15:45
Smoking: We said here recently that raising the minimum age to buy cigarettes to 21 is a no-brainer. But we also think it’s silly to have a smokers’ bill of rights that provides employment protection to smokers. We come down on the side of the Indiana Ch
Jan 5, 2018 Indianapolis (IN) Business Journal
added Jan 8, 2018 14:44