Sort by: Date added | Date Published | Most Viewed

Headlines Tagged with Illinois 6,280 headlines found

0 Views

[Illinois] Barrington police: Numerous teens face charges for underage e-cigarette, tobacco possession

The following items were taken from Barrington, South Barrington and Barrington Hills police reports and press releases. An arrest does not constitute a finding of guilt.
Chicago Tribune
added Nov 17, 2017 21:38
1 View

[Illinois] VIDEO: Gary Casinos May Ban Smoking

Dorothy Tucker has the battle of health versus wealth. The Majestic Star is Gary’s largest entertainment venue. It attracts 1.6 million visitors a year, employing 1,000 workers and pouring millions into the city’s tax coffers. But with a proposed ordina
CBS 2 Chicago
added Nov 17, 2017 19:15
4 Views

[Illinois] BROWN: Fast Eddie’s big secret still safe with him

information Vrdolyak made cash payments exceeding $1 million to unnamed “individuals and entities” in connection with his own unexplained payday in the state’s $9.3 billion tobacco lawsuit settlement. The implication was clear that authorities believe th
Chicago Sun-Times
added Nov 15, 2017 15:29
3 Views

[Illinois] Feds: Man threatened to make Vrdolyak’s secret deal ‘front page news’

It’s not clear how much money Vrdolyak made from the tobacco settlement. Federal prosecutors told a judge in 2010 that he “has a guaranteed income stream of $260,000 per year . . . until 2023 from tobacco-related litigation.” And Bhachu wrote that Vrdoly
Chicago Sun-Times
added Nov 14, 2017 03:21
1 View

[Illinois] Several Rockford businesses in violation of tobacco laws

49 out of 164 businesses inspected were found to be in violation including... 29 businesses selling tobacco without a license. The city says these inspections help strengthen their ordinances and make our streets safer.
23 WIFR CBS (Rockford, IL)
added Nov 11, 2017 21:02
7 Views

[Illinois, New Jersey] Raising Legal Age for Tobacco Products Spreads

As New Jersey officially raises the legal age for buying tobacco from 19 to 21 effective Nov. 1, a Chicago suburb is now considering ... So far, five states—California, Hawaii, Maine, New Jersey and Oregon—have changed the legal age to buy tobacco produc
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Nov 1, 2017 02:38
5 Views

[Illinois] Popularity of JUULs on campus is high despite ban

Despite anti-tobacco campaigns and a ban on campus, many students use JUULs, a small form of an e-cigarette. The tobacco industry heavily markets e-cigarettes as a cessation device, although they have not been approved by the FDA for this purpose, accordi
The Daily Illini (U. of Illinois)
added Oct 23, 2017 20:23
6 Views

[Illinois] EDITORIAL: JUUL vapes are the 21st century cigarettes

Don’t be naive about e-cigarettes. Do your research and don’t assume they’re healthy for you just because “everyone’s doing it.” Looking “cool,” playing with a new gadget, fitting in with the crowd or getting a temporary high is not worth the money, add
The Daily Illini (U. of Illinois)
added Oct 23, 2017 20:21
3 Views

[Illinois] Editorial: Don’t blow smoke; enforce smoking ban

We need the smoking ban to work to ensure the health and safety of students and faculty, and while these regulations are a step in the right direction, we are still left with questions that need to be answered.
The Daily Illini (U. of Illinois)
added Oct 23, 2017 20:13
4 Views

[Illinois] Smoking ban vexes Decatur public housing residents

Residents who live at Decatur Housing Authority properties will soon be barred from smoking there as part of a nationwide smoking ban for federally subsidized public housing, and local officials are bracing for blowback. While the ban will take effect n
Decatur (IL) Herald & Review
added Oct 19, 2017 18:57
Sign up for daily headlines All Headlines Featured Headlines U.S. Headlines International Headlines