Headlines Tagged with New York — 14,725 headlines found
Users can see how interest rates and declining cigarette sales affect the bottom line for counties that borrowed against income from the landmark tobacco settlement.
Oct 23, 2014 ProPublica
added Oct 30, 2014 20:25
A refinance of Niagara County’s tobacco bonds was good news — but for investors, not taxpayers.
Oct 23, 2014 ProPublica
added Oct 30, 2014 20:22
money borrowed over the long term should be spent on projects that will outlast the debt – things like buildings, bridges or other essential infrastructure. That's not what upstate New York's Niagara County did with much of its money from tobacco bonds.
Oct 24, 2014 ProPublica
added Oct 30, 2014 20:19
Pandolfio has been fired as 22nd Century Group’s chairman and chief executive officer, with the Clarence cigarette manufacturer’s lead independent director, James Cornell, taking over as chairman.
Oct 27, 2014 Buffalo (NY) News
added Oct 27, 2014 15:21
Angela DiRosa, a Genesee County resident and Reality Check Youth Engagement Coordinator, explains it’s a familiar program to local residents, but now is partnered up with one of the most prominent cancer centers in the state.
Oct 24, 2014 WBTA AM 1490 (Batavia, NY)
added Oct 26, 2014 20:14
when the smoke cleared at the Vaux building, at 372 Central Park West… well, it didn’t. After a protracted battle with the condo board, residents opposed to a proposed smoking ban triumphed when a vote on the issue earlier this week yielded 198 ballots i
Jun 14, 2014 New York Observer
added Oct 26, 2014 19:18
a non-gaming, non-smoking resort which is said to be only a short walk from the iconic resorts Bellagio, ARIA, and Monte Carlo. Vdara has been promoted as being a hidden gem that offers a secluded sanctuary for those who want a retreat from the energy of
Oct 23, 2014 Albany (NY) Times Union blogs
added Oct 24, 2014 14:49
He tells me his name is Debo Lato. He’s 51 and his “office” is just outside the bodega, right in front of the spot where Garner was killed on July 17. A makeshift memorial—candles, cards, and flowers—still rests on the spot where Garner, a six-foot-three
Oct 23, 2014 Vice.com
added Oct 23, 2014 16:26
Only 15 legislators supported the move to ban tobacco sales in pharmacies, far under the supermajority need to pass...Proponents of the proposed local law to ban the sale of tobacco at pharmacies on Tuesday, Oct. 14, urged the Albany County Legislature to
Oct 23, 2014 The Spotlight (Delmar, NY)
added Oct 23, 2014 14:50
The City Council must reject this ill-advised measure. E-cigarettes should certainly be regulated by mandating good manufacturing standards, childproof packaging, and accurate labels. Teens should not be allowed to purchase them. But restrictions on thes
Oct 21, 2014 New York Observer
added Oct 23, 2014 14:03