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[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

[New Jersey] DEMINSKI: Trenton’s new cigarette purchase age is another useless law — Deminski

Codey has made the point over and over that his idea of enacting this statewide will keep young people from picking up the smoking habit to begin with. How ridiculous. Almost all teenagers who start smoking don’t have their first one by walking into a st
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Feb 21, 2017 03:09
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[New Jersey] Trenton bumps tobacco purchasing age from 19 to 21

before city council voted to raise Trenton’s tobacco purchasing age from 19 to 21 on Thursday, medical practitioners from local hospitals told of the horror stories. “As a doctor, frankly, I’m tired of treating adults with emphysema, lung disease and lun
The Trentonian
added Feb 19, 2017 16:03

[New Jersey] Another NJ city raises tobacco-buying age to 21 — will it make a difference?

GASP spokeswoman Karen Blumenfeld said Trenton joins New York City, Boston, California and Hawaii in raising the age. “90 percent of young people who start smoking do so by the time they are age 21. For those young adults it’s important to reduce access
WKXW-FM 101.5 FM (Trenton, NJ)
added Feb 18, 2017 00:59
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