Headlines Tagged with Massachusetts — 6,301 headlines found
A local health regulation taking effect Aug. 1 raises the age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 19. "We're basically trying to reduce youth access to tobacco products,"
Jul 25, 2012 Boston (MA) Globe
added Jul 25, 2012 16:34
Local teenagers have more opportunities to buy cigarettes and other tobacco products in local stores than their peers in many other Massachusetts cities, said city Health Director MaryAnn O'Connor and an anti-smoking advocate working with the city.
Jul 23, 2012 Lynn (MA) Daily Item
added Jul 24, 2012 14:10
As of July 1, the Reading Board of Health has banned the sale of all tobacco products in pharmacies.
Jul 20, 2012 Wicked Local (MA)
added Jul 20, 2012 15:55
[Massachusetts] Welfare crackdown targets booze, cigarettes, lottery tickets, casino gambling, tattoos and strippers
Taking aim at what they call an abuse of the taxpayers' money, a growing number of states are blocking welfare recipients from spending their benefits on booze, cigarettes, lottery tickets, casino gambling, tattoos and strippers.
Jul 19, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jul 20, 2012 03:41
In June, several residents filed a complaint in Waltham District Court, claiming their neighbors are endangering their health by smoking cigarettes inside the building . . . within ten minutes the judge at Waltham district court dismissed the complaint,
Jul 6, 2012 Wicked Local (MA)
added Jul 9, 2012 19:52
But the year-old tax reduction failed to live up to expectations -- falling $11.5 million below projections.
Jul 8, 2012 Lawrence (MA) Eagle-Tribune
added Jul 9, 2012 03:00
why is it that people think they can just smoke even though there are three huge NO SMOKING signs painted on the wall?
Jul 8, 2012 North End Waterfront.com
added Jul 8, 2012 22:24
The home of the New England Patriots and New England Revolution had some designated smoking areas near pedestrian ramps, but they will be eliminated.
Jul 8, 2012 Attleboro (MA) Sun Chronicle
added Jul 8, 2012 14:14
Police arrested Goulding and charged her with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (a cigarette) and assault and battery.
Jul 7, 2012 Metro West Daily News (Framingham, MA)
added Jul 8, 2012 14:03
The town's latest attempt to stop bad behavior means three local businesses will be barred from selling cigarettes or any other tobacco product as of Sunday, following a vote by selectmen.
Jun 30, 2012 Milford (MA) Daily News
added Jul 1, 2012 19:18