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The Barnstable Board of Health unanimously approved a ban on the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products at local pharmacies after a public hearing Tuesday afternoon.
Jan 17, 2013 Wicked Local (MA)
added Jan 17, 2013 10:11
Tobacco users may soon have to bypass local pharmacies in their search for a fix. The Barnstable Board of Health is expected to approve a ban on the sale of tobacco products during its regular meeting Tuesday, making it the fourth town on Cape Cod to do
Jan 14, 2013 Cape Cod (MA) Times
added Jan 15, 2013 16:02
It's likely, in a decade or so, cigarettes sales in drugstores will be as ancient history as smoking sections in restaurants. For now, though, there's something a little disconcerting about putting the screws to some businesses and not others.
Jan 9, 2013 Metro West Daily News (Framingham, MA)
added Jan 9, 2013 12:23
The Sharon Board of Health discussed draft regulations Dec. 17 aimed at raising the legal age to buy tobacco products in town. Members also talked about whether Sharon could legally ban the use of tobacco in private clubs, such as fraternal organizations
Jan 5, 2013 Boston (MA) Globe
added Jan 6, 2013 14:32
North Adams Housing Authority is moving toward a policy to ban smoking by May in housing it provides for low-income individuals and families. Low-income tenants would be required to smoke in designated areas, which could include an outdoor gazebo.
Jan 2, 2013 North Adams (MA) Transcript
added Jan 3, 2013 10:07
The Gloucester Board of Health is in the process of updating restrictions on the sale of tobacco and nicotine in local convenience stores. The new regulations are aimed at combating access to cigarettes by newer retail products such as electronic cigare
Jan 2, 2013 Wicked Local (MA)
added Jan 3, 2013 09:55
The Gloucester Board of Health is in the process of updating restrictions on the sale of tobacco and nicotine in local convenience stores.
Jan 2, 2013 Wicked Local (MA)
added Jan 3, 2013 04:41
That's where Yogi Patel comes in. His liquor store, Town Liquors, is right next to the Dartmouth Walgreens. He fully expects smokers will walk a few extra steps into his shop, and perhaps buy something besides cigarettes when they're inside. "I'm looki
Jan 2, 2013 New Bedford (MA) Standard-Times
added Jan 2, 2013 16:41
[Massachusetts] Smoking Ban Includes Electronic Cigarettes, South Beach Smoke Wants More People Educated
The town of Great Barrington, MA has expanded its anti-smoking ordinance to include electronic cigarettes.
Jan 1, 2013 MarketWire
added Jan 1, 2013 12:05
The Tri-Town Health Department had a fruitful 2012 in helping Berkshire County’s larger localities adopt stricter policies to rein in the use and sale of tobacco. Tri-Town Director of Public Health James Wilusz, who runs the regional health department, r
Dec 28, 2012 Berkshire Eagle (Pittsfield, MA)
added Dec 28, 2012 05:46