Headlines Tagged with Georgia — 2,389 headlines found
The Smyrna City Council is considering a draft ordinance that calls for banning smoking in area parks. The idea first came after a number of residents complained about second-hand smoke from cigars and cigarettes.
Mar 5, 2014 WABE 90.1 FM - Public Broadcasting Atlanta
added Mar 5, 2014 13:56
[Georgia] Don't Light 'Em If You've Got 'Em: American Legion is Smoke-Free - Around Town - Alpharetta-Milton, GA Patch
The newly renovated Alpharetta American Legion Post will not allow smoking inside the facility. The veterans group is trying to recruit younger members and be more family friendly.
Feb 20, 2014 Patch.org
added Feb 21, 2014 15:05
When the Georgia Board of Regents meets next week, the Tobacco and Smoke-Free Campus policy that was introduced last month to the on Personnel and Benefits Committee will likely be brought before the full board.
Feb 6, 2014 Technique (Georgia Tech)
added Feb 7, 2014 12:30
[Georgia] Jennifer Lopez puffs on cigarette playing grieving mother on the Atlanta set of Lila & Eve
Jan 21, 2014 The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Jan 21, 2014 19:16
“The board and committee discussed that today — that will sit on the table for 30 days,” said John Millsaps, associate vice chancellor for media and publications for the Board of Regents. “The tentative plans for that policy and whatever will be final to
Jan 8, 2014 Red and Black (University of Georgia)
added Jan 8, 2014 23:49
Board of Regents for the University System of Georgia will consider a vote Wednesday evening to ban tobacco from all public college campuses across the state, including Valdosta State University.
Jan 8, 2014 WCTV6 CBS (Tallahassee, FL)
added Jan 8, 2014 23:47
University of Georgia might soon lose its status as the only educational institution in Athens that still allows smoking on campus. Under a policy the state Board of Regents is set to discuss at its monthly meeting Wednesday, tobacco use would be banned
Jan 6, 2014 Athens (GA) Banner-Herald
added Jan 6, 2014 13:51
Georgia will receive $347 million in tobacco settlement funds and the state’s tobacco taxes, according to a recent report released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. But the state will spend less than 1 percent of that amount on programs to prevent s
Jan 6, 2014 Augusta (GA) Chronicle
added Jan 6, 2014 13:39
Michael Eriksen, dean of Georgia State University's School of Public Health, is all for it. Eriksen is spearheading a new Tobacco Center of Regulatory Science at GSU, created by a $19 million grant from the FDA and the National Institutes of Health to stu
Dec 20, 2013 Atlanta magazine
added Dec 20, 2013 16:51
Researchers at Stanford University discovered during a study of over 75,000 women who smoke that there was no reasonable connection between passive exposure to cigarette smoke and the development of lung cancer. “The fact that passive smoking may not be
Dec 13, 2013 CBS Atlanta (CW69, WAOK, 92.9 The Game))
added Dec 14, 2013 18:16