Headlines Tagged with Illinois — 5,857 headlines found
Two area residents have died of burns since Sept. 5 as a probable result of smoking near home medical oxygen machines. Kimmerling said Gerald Peterlin, 75, of El Paso died at 7:55 p.m. Sept. 5 at Advocate BroMenn Medical Center in Normal after being inj
Sep 18, 2014 Bloomington (IL) Pantagraph
added Sep 18, 2014 17:39
Two people have died in the last 10 days after smoking while wearing oxygen tubing. Coroner Beth Kimmerling says a man had lit a cigarette and created a fire that was contained to his face. The same thing happen
Sep 17, 2014 WMBD WYZZ TV (Peoria, IL)
added Sep 17, 2014 17:32
There are 31 licensed tobacco retailers in the city, Keegan said. That total doesn't necessarily encompass businesses selling e-cigarettes, which is a growing retail industry. Keegan said city officials should consider a ban on e-cigarettes in public pla
Sep 16, 2014 Chicago (IL) Daily Herald
added Sep 16, 2014 15:47
Illinois Department of Health says tighter regulations on outdoor smoking areas would make restaurants and bars healthier. This campaign to stop smoking in all enclosed areas such as beer gardens, started when Kouriâ€™s Pub in Peoria was cited for lettin
Sep 15, 2014 The Daily Vidette (ISU, Illinois State University)
added Sep 16, 2014 04:38
unanimously voted Wednesday to ban smoking from Chicago’s parks and harbors. ... The resolution includes any “lighted or vaporized substance in any manner or form,” including cigars, cigarettes, pipes, e-cigarettes and marijuana.
Sep 10, 2014 Chicago Tribune
added Sep 13, 2014 21:09
The three-day Humboldt Park festival kicked off yesterday, and as it was now supposedly the last festival that would be lax on ticketing smokers, I went to see what people thought of the ban. Short answer: it’s dumb. Even the cops think so.
Sep 13, 2014 Chicago magazine
added Sep 13, 2014 17:51
Chicago joins New York and Boston as the first U.S. cities to ban smoking in all city parks.
Sep 11, 2014 NBC Montana (KECI, KTVM, KCFW)
added Sep 13, 2014 17:03
The Chicago Park District has banned e-cigarettes and vaporziers at all parks, including Humboldt Park for Riot Fest this weekend. The Chicago Park District has banned e-cigarettes and vaporziers at all parks, including Humboldt Park for Riot Fest this
Sep 10, 2014 DNAinfo
added Sep 11, 2014 10:35
The Rev. Michael Pfleger, pastor of St. Sabina Church in Auburn Gresham, applauded pharmacy CVS' "bold move" in yanking cigarettes from its shelves but called on other retailers — including north suburban-based Walgreen Co. — to do the same.
Sep 4, 2014 DNAinfo
added Sep 5, 2014 11:38
Some of the last public places smokers can legally light up will become smoke-free under new rules proposed by the Illinois Department of Public Health. Puffing would be explicitly banned in beer gardens, patios and other outdoor seating areas in the nex
Sep 2, 2014 (IL) State Journal-Register
added Sep 3, 2014 13:25