Headlines Tagged with New Jersey — 3,058 headlines found
state Assembly committee on Tourism and Gaming passed a proposal last week to eliminate smoking at state public and municipal beaches as well as other recreational areas. The bill will now go to the full Assembly for a vote.
Apr 3, 2014 Shore News Today
added Apr 3, 2014 19:29
North Jersey is home to three makers of the vapor-emitting electronic cigarettes, hoping to catch the rising tide of interest in the product as smokers turn away from tobacco. Among them is Garfield-based Eonsmoke LLC, which said its e-cigarettes are av
Jan 18, 2013 Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Jan 18, 2013 07:03
New Jersey is tied for last in the nation in funding programs to prevent kids from smoking and help smokers quit, according to a national report released today by a coalition of public health organizations.
Dec 6, 2012 PR Newswire
added Dec 6, 2012 12:04
Regular and menthol cigarettes are at least equal players when you’re talking about the negative impact on health, Flores says. That’s a big problem if people smoke menthols because they think they’re the lesser of two evils or only took up smoking becaus
Feb 14, 2018 Vice.com
added Feb 18, 2018 03:39
[New Jersey] UPDATED: Health officials bust vendors, promoters at N.J. e-cigarette convention for indoor vaping
More than 40 vendors, the promoter and the hall manager were cited by local health officials at the NJ Vape Expo, held this weekend at the N.J. Convention and Exposition Center in Edison, for allowing people to use electronic cigarettes
Jul 19, 2015 NJ.com
added Jul 22, 2015 15:33
if one wanted to use science as a basis for determining the onset of privileged behaviors such as smoking and drinking then the brain development age of 28 would be the most logical since this is based on science and not on an arbitrary standard of 21 tha
Jun 23, 2013 MyCentralJersey.com (Bridgewater Courier News/East Brunswick Home News Tribune)
added Jun 23, 2013 15:49
Atlantic City's only smoke-free casino will soon allow patrons to light up on the gambling floor. As part of its Chapter 11 bankruptcy filing, Revel says it plans to create a smoking area on the casino floor.
Mar 26, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Mar 26, 2013 15:11
Unless there’s a public safety issue, such as an elevated fire danger, there’s room (pun intended) for some compromise: Ban all tobacco use where people (and especially children) gather, at active recreation sites, sports fields, picnic facilities and in
Aug 21, 2012 NJ.com
added Aug 22, 2012 16:15
New Jersey will sell $3.2 billion of tobacco refunding bonds on April 4 in a deal that effectively strips the debt of its junk rating and elevates it to investment grade. The deal, the largest of next week’s $8 billion of U.S. municipal bond and note sal
Mar 29, 2018 Reuters
added Mar 30, 2018 16:08
For the first time in five years, cigarette tax collections in New Jersey are increasing – prompting renewed concern from lawmakers about the state’s investment in smoker cessation programs.
May 26, 2017 Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added May 27, 2017 19:39