Headlines Tagged with Editorial — 9,895 headlines found
Despite the perils of coffee, tobacco, booze and pot — and the cross-border temptations that accompanied them — we’re all still here, things aren’t so bad and norms continue to evolve. We’re not likely to experience the legalization of marijuana in Canad
Jul 18, 2014 Vancouver (BC) Sun (ca)
added Jul 18, 2014 15:36
Many businesses and venues now ban tobacco products, but it remains significant when the list grows. The Lexington Kiwanis Club, which owns the Davidson County Fairgrounds, has decided to prohibit all tobacco products at the facility. This affects all eve
Jul 18, 2014 The Dispatch (Lexington, NC)
added Jul 18, 2014 01:14
research suggests the B.C. government may be losing $120 million a year in tax revenue to illegal tobacco dealings. That’s money going into the pockets of organized crime from elsewhere in the country and as far away as Asia, and it needs renewed focus f
Jul 16, 2014 Victoria (BC) News (ca)
added Jul 16, 2014 20:44
Protecting the rights of non-smokers and persuading young people not to begin a health-threatening habit are no-brainers. But at some point, people need to be able to make choices, healthy or unhealthy, for themselves. It's part of growing up.
Jul 16, 2014 Easton (PA) Express-Times
added Jul 16, 2014 20:42
make tobacco "cooler" to young people by increasing the age limit? That's just bad government.
Jul 16, 2014 Hunterdon County (NJ) Democrat
added Jul 16, 2014 20:40
will this be good or bad for tobacco retailers? Or will it have little to no effect? It’s clearly too soon to say and, as of a May CSP tobacco survey, retailers weren’t sure either: 37% said the then-potential deal would have a positive effect on their to
Jul 16, 2014 Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jul 16, 2014 20:28
Creating more smoke-free places is generally a positive thing. But if we really want to move the needle on public health as it pertains to cigarette smoke, the state should be looking at casinos, not parks.
Jul 16, 2014 Muscatine (IA) Journal
added Jul 16, 2014 09:10
The Iowa city of Epworth just got tough on smoking. Even though state law already prohibits smoking in enclosed public spaces or public places where lots of people congregate, Epworth this week made it illegal to smoke inside the perimeter of the city's
Jul 11, 2014 Dubuque (IA) Telegraph-Herald
added Jul 16, 2014 09:09
Some good news about Indiana’s smoke-free air law is particularly good news for Fort Wayne. A study shows that, two years after that law was enacted, the air in restaurants is significantly cleaner.
Jul 16, 2014 Fort Wayne (IN) Journal-Gazette
added Jul 16, 2014 09:05
those concerned about Hoosier health will note that this victory doesn't have anything to do with the state's overall approach to the yearly tobacco funding it receives. In short, much of the money that is intended for smoking cessation efforts and public
Jul 15, 2014 South Bend (IN) Tribune
added Jul 15, 2014 12:24