Headlines Tagged with Louisiana — 1,579 headlines found
Starting this week, nearly all college and university campuses in New Orleans will be tobacco-free or else moving in that direction. The policies, which ban cigarettes, cigars, pipes, chewing tobacco and, in some cases, electronic cigarettes, are aimed
Jul 26, 2014 Bayou Buzz
added Jul 26, 2014 23:22
Smoke-Free Week in New Orleans to promote the benefits of smoke-free environments. Organizers want to highlight the problems with secondhand smoke exposure, particularly for those who work in bars around the city.
Jul 23, 2014 WDSU NewsChannel 6 (New Orleans, LA)
added Jul 23, 2014 13:18
The Maple Leaf Bar is participating in the first annual Smoke-Free Week in New Orleans in advance of going permanently smoke-free this fall.
Jul 22, 2014 New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jul 22, 2014 17:07
In smoky barrooms across New Orleans, people who make a living working inside the venues face serious health consequences. That's the message from the organizers of "Smoke-Free Week," an event to raise awareness about the dangers of secondhand smoke.
Jul 21, 2014 WVUE Fox 8 (New Orleans, LA)
added Jul 22, 2014 13:49
Local bars are being encouraged to tell patrons to put their butts out this week. The Louisiana Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living is promoting "Smoke-Free Week" in New Orleans through Friday.
Jul 21, 2014 WWL 870 AM / 105.3 FM (New Orleans, LA)
added Jul 21, 2014 13:48
City Councilwoman LaToya Cantrell this fall will pick up a ball that several elected officials have failed to carry across the goal line before, proposing anew a ban on smoking in New Orleans bars, Gambit Weekly has reported. The fight against smoking h
Jul 18, 2014 New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jul 18, 2014 18:07
The number of places where one can smoke a cigarette without fear of being fined is rapidly diminishing, as a series of recent stories in NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune makes clear. Should New Orleans continue to restrict smoking in the city? If so, whe
Jul 17, 2014 New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jul 18, 2014 17:29
will become tobacco-free as of Aug. 1 in compliance with state law, university officials said on Monday (July 14). The law, which was passed last year, requires that public colleges and universities develop smoke-free policies for their campuses by August
Jul 14, 2014 New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune
added Jul 15, 2014 04:28
[Louisiana] La. Campaign for Tobacco-Free Living awards grants to New Orleans community organizations
recently awarded over $105,600 in Community Advocacy Grants to seven New Orleans area community organizations. In total, more than 30 Louisiana-based community organizations received about $507,139 in one-year grant funding that began on July 1, 2014.
Jul 10, 2014 New Orleans (LA) Times Picayune blogs
added Jul 10, 2014 23:53
Scott Tims, director of Tulane University Student Health Services, says the goal of the policy, passed in May 2013, is to protect non-smokers from exposure to second-hand smoke while encouraging current smokers to quit.
Jul 9, 2014 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 10, 2014 03:49