Headlines Tagged with New Jersey — 2,604 headlines found
A 34-year-old city woman suffered severe burns from what police believe was possibly from smoking a cigarette, then falling asleep, Capt. Joseph Simonetti said. At 10:13 p.m. Tuesday, the Rahway Police Department received a 911 call for a report of a res
Mar 5, 2014 MyCentralJersey.com (Bridgewater Courier News/East Brunswick Home News Tribune)
added Mar 5, 2014 19:06
If state lawmakers are serious about helping smokers quit a habit as addictive as heroin -- and preventing kids from starting -- they should insist that revenue from the landmark 1998 settlement between tobacco companies and 40 states be used as intended.
Mar 2, 2014 Trenton (NJ) Times
added Mar 2, 2014 23:11
Quantum Vapor won't have its grand opening until March 29, but Friday morning every seat at the e-cigarette store's "juice bar" was packed. "The soft open was on Feb. 10, and it's been crowded every day since," said Timothy Braun, co-owner of Quantum Vap
Mar 2, 2014 Parsippany (NJ) Daily Record
added Mar 2, 2014 23:05
I’m not sure we can accomplish our worthy goals by preventing smoking outdoors or in personal vehicles. I’ll be clear. If I were still in the Legislature, I’d vote for these bills just to show my support for anti-smoking endeavors. But I wouldn’t put much
Feb 25, 2014 Jersey Journal
added Feb 25, 2014 15:16
According to a report in The Ridgewood News, the village council passed an ordinance that bans smoking on all sidewalks adjacent to property owned by the Ridgewood Board of Education. The proposal was brought by The Global Advisors on Smokefree Policy (G
Feb 25, 2014 NJ.com
added Feb 25, 2014 15:12
West Deptford administrator Brandon Umba says the township's current ordinance bars tobacco use in the courtroom. If the intent is to keep Iacopi-Schomber and others from blowing vapor at everyone's faces, the wording may have to be more specific.
Feb 25, 2014 South Jersey Times
added Feb 25, 2014 14:33
The Village Council last week officially extended the smoking ban in municipal parks to include all sidewalks adjacent to Ridgewood Board of Education properties, including playing fields and schools. The council opted not to include sidewalks in front o
Feb 25, 2014 Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Feb 25, 2014 12:24
Why not ban smoking on all public streets and boardwalks, too? That would do even more to limit the litter problem that smokers thoughtlessly create. There are a lot of things you can't do on a public street. Smoking should be one of them.
Feb 25, 2014 The Press of Atlantic City
added Feb 25, 2014 12:14
New Jersey lawmakers advanced a bill last week that would ban smoking at all state and municipal beaches and parks. ... We’re all for reducing the public’s exposure to secondhand smoke and keeping beaches cleaner — discarded cigarette butts are a signifi
Feb 24, 2014 Burlington County (NJ) Times
added Feb 24, 2014 14:23
Banning smoking in public places — even outdoors — is a reasonable next move. Eight years after indoor smoking was stamped out, the time for New Jersey’s outdoor smoking ban has come.
Feb 22, 2014 NJ.com
added Feb 23, 2014 17:14