Headlines Tagged with New York — 16,344 headlines found
“We have really the nation's first and maybe the world's first public health mayor, who has made clear that he is willing to take controversial positions if they're going to improve the health of his citizens.” Of all Bloomberg's legacies to New York, len
Jun 2, 2012 The Lancet (uk)
added Jun 21, 2012 08:42
Specifically, the ordinance bans smoking at playgrounds, pools and other city-owned places where children generally gather.
Jun 19, 2012 Troy (NY) Record
added Jun 20, 2012 09:34
now even passage of legislation that would prohibit minors from buying e-cigarettes appears unlikely. With two dueling bills and less than a week left in the legislative session, lawmakers aren't optimistic about passing any new state laws dealing with e
Jun 15, 2012 AP - Associated Press
added Jun 15, 2012 13:56
It seems never-ending: The battle over smokers' rights. Now, it's come to college campuses. YNN’s Geoff Redick reports. "Really what we're trying to accomplish is a cultural change," said Ralph Manchester, U of R Health Services.
Aug 18, 2012 Your News Now (YNN)
added Aug 19, 2012 03:55
We hate to admit it but what if Mayor Bloomberg is right? The smoking ban, the bike lanes, the soda ban, the mass force-feeding of cruciferous veggies—all of it may already be making us healthier.
Jun 19, 2012 New York Observer
added Jun 21, 2012 08:57
Cigarette Minimum Markup: By a vote of 48-11, the Senate passed the handling fee increase bill opposed by NYACS (A.8019/S.4736). We still have a chance of stopping it in the Assembly
Jun 14, 2012 New York Association of Convenience Stores (NYACS)
added Jun 15, 2012 14:28
“State Parks has legislative authority to manage a wide variety of activities within state parks to balance often conflicting uses of our patrons. We believe this authority extends to the regulation of outdoor smoking on playgrounds, swimming pools, beach
Oct 11, 2013 Long Island (NY) Exchange
added Oct 11, 2013 19:17
New York Advocates to Legislators: Show us the money! The 2012 "Broken Promise to Our Children" report shows that New York spends less than 1% of the $2.3 billion in revenue New York is projected to receive from tobacco taxes and the tobacco settlement
Dec 6, 2012 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Dec 6, 2012 11:45
At the University of Rochester, only the Medical Center is smoke free with designated smoking areas. The school is now thinking about extending this rule to the whole campus.
Aug 13, 2012 13WHAM TV (Rochester, NY)
added Aug 13, 2012 00:53
Town adopts new language to include beaches with parks.
Jul 20, 2012 Patch.org
added Jul 21, 2012 15:33