Headlines Tagged with Massachusetts — 6,314 headlines found
The Reading Board of Health will be checking on the local pharmacies to ensure they are in compliance.
Jul 29, 2012 Boston (MA) Globe
added Jul 29, 2012 14:01
The regulations include a ban on tobacco sales in businesses with a health care component, such as pharmacies and drug stores, a cap on the number of tobacco or nicotine sales licenses and limits on individual sale of cigars.
Jul 26, 2012 Greenfield (MA) Recorder
added Jul 27, 2012 11:34
Salem: Board of Health ruling goes into effect Sept. 1
Jul 25, 2012 Salem (MA) Evening News
added Jul 25, 2012 23:34
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