Headlines Tagged with Maine — 1,395 headlines found
the scenario typifies the gray area around e-cigarettes. In this tale of two mothers, Gorham sees them as the wave of the future and the lesser of two evils. Simon worries they represent another way for the tobacco industry to make a buck on nicotine addi
Nov 17, 2013 Kennebec Journal
added Nov 17, 2013 13:07
at the very least, we favor returning to the earlier USTR "safe harbor" proposal as at least a starting point for further negotiations, although we would prefer a more comprehensive approach which goes further to exempt or "carve out" tobacco control meas
Aug 22, 2013 Maine.gov
added Oct 24, 2013 09:11
A report on attempts to make illegal purchases shows that Maine is one of the two best states in America at thwarting sales to minors.
Aug 27, 2013 Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Aug 27, 2013 10:40
2007, Bangor became the first Maine community to prohibit smoking in vehicles containing children. In 2008, this became state law. Since then, however, several police agencies in Maine say they’ve cited or only even warned a handful of smokers for indulg
Jul 10, 2013 Bangor (ME) Daily News
added Jul 10, 2013 17:14
Town Manager Peter Nielsen says, at the council's request, he's drafting an amendment to the town's control of public areas ordinance after council members said they would like to at least consider the move.
Jul 3, 2013 WABI-TV CBS 5 (Bangor, ME)
added Jul 3, 2013 09:36
Evergreen Cemetery is one of the few designated public places where people can smoke a cigarette. But finding other public places where it’s legal to smoke is rapidly becoming more difficult, as a new city ordinance – combined with state laws and company
Jun 13, 2013 Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added Jun 14, 2013 17:51
A report by a Maine citizens' group says tobacco interests have far outspent nonprofits and groups working against tobacco use in elections from 2000 through 2012. The report released Monday by Maine Citizens for Clean Elections cites figures from the
Jun 3, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 3, 2013 23:33
Employees, patients and visitors are included in the ban as the hospital tries to expel second-hand smoke.
May 29, 2013 Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added May 29, 2013 08:49
Four weeks after a downtown restaurant owner launched a campaign to get cigarette butts off the street, the unsightly stubs have resprouted. Mike Roylos, owner of the Spartan Grill, financed a two-day butt pickup earlier this month, offering 5 cents a b
May 27, 2013 Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added May 27, 2013 14:31
Gov. Paul LePage has vetoed a bill that would ban smoking on all public university and college campuses in Maine, saying he'd rather see a bill to "outlaw tobacco altogether" than a patchwork approach.
May 22, 2013 Portland (ME) Press-Herald
added May 22, 2013 07:42