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[New Jersey] On smoking prevention, N.J. earns an 'F'

As the governor starts a national task force on addiction...Christie and New Jersey’s other civic leaders received an ‘F’ by the American Lung Association for failing to fund tobacco prevention and cessation programs, The association’s annual report, iss
Asbury Park (NJ) Press
added Apr 4, 2017 17:50
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[New Jersey] Another Shore town bans smoking on the beach — which one's next?

Longport has become the first town on Absecon Island to ban smoking on its beaches. The ban, which prohibits all kinds of smoking, including cigars, pipes and electronic devices on the beaches of this affluent Jersey Shore town, carries an initial fine
Philly blogs
added Mar 30, 2017 16:30

[New Jersey] Longport becomes latest Jersey Shore town to pass ordinance stamping out smoking on beaches

The Longport Board of Commissioners passed an ordinance on Wednesday banning smoking on borough property and inside it's municipal facilities, which includes its beaches, Shore News Today reported. The measure also protects visitors to recreation centers
added Mar 29, 2017 20:41

[New Jersey] Longport bans smoking on the beach

Board of Commissioners approved an ordinance Wednesday, March 22 that bans smoking of any kind at all borough buildings, parks and recreation facilities, including the beach. The ordinance prohibits the burning or smoking of cigarettes, cigars, pipes and
Shore News Today
added Mar 25, 2017 22:30

[New Jersey] Have a Cigar!

A proud father handing out cigars to celebrate the birth of his child is a longstanding American tradition. But other steps on the pathway to creating a family also offer opportunities for a man and his buddies, even today sometimes females, to join in
The (Surf City, NJ)
added Mar 24, 2017 20:29
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[New Jersey] Longport introduces smoking ban for beaches, other public property

On Feb. 22 the Board of Commissioners introduced an ordinance that would ban smoking on public property, including parks, public buildings and the beach. If the ordinance is approved, lighting up cigarettes and cigars on the beach would be prohibited, a
Shore News Today
added Mar 3, 2017 03:28

Nicotine Retailers Face Double Whammy in New Jersey

state lawmakers are considering a ban on most flavored electronic cigarettes and a ban on coupons for all tobacco products. Health committees in both the state’s Assembly and Senate approved measures that would ban the sale of a range of flavored e-ciga
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Mar 3, 2017 20:56

[New Jersey] Paramus takes another look at raising tobacco-buying age

The Board of Health met Monday night at their first meeting of the year, and announced plans to restart conversations with the mayor and council about adopting the "Tobacco 21" ordinance. Members of both groups will meet on March 7 in a closed session t
Hackensack (NJ) Record/Herald News
added Mar 1, 2017 06:20

[New Jersey] Will N.J. soon ban flavored e-cigarettes?

The state Assembly's health committee voted 7-2, with two abstentions, on Monday to approve the bill, which would ban anyone from selling increasingly popular "vaping" devices and products in all flavors other than clove, menthol, and tobacco.
added Feb 28, 2017 18:10

[New Jersey] LETTER: Restrict smoking further

Atlantic City reeks of cigars. Second-hand smoke continues to take over the streets, even though there are so many laws banning smoking in public places like the parks, restaurants and workplaces.
The Press of Atlantic City
added Feb 25, 2017 15:15
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