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[New York] Diane Lane Recalls Smoking and Skating in Her Old Neighborhood

“There was a park nearby where we’d practice smoking cigarettes, and a Lamston’s on the block,” she said, referring to the old variety store.
New York Times
added Nov 20, 2015 18:01

[New York] EDITORIAL: An Invasion Of Privacy

The Wave believes this federal mandate – and Richards’ plan -- to be unfair. Smoking should be banned in common areas, but when the government wants to dictate what people do in their own living room – especially a legal one – it opens all sorts of trou
The Wave (Far Rockaway, NY)
added Nov 20, 2015 18:01

Retailer compliance with tobacco control laws in New York City before and after raising the minimum legal purchase age to 21

Several aspects of tobacco control appear to have deteriorated in NYC. Greater attention to monitoring retailer compliance with all tobacco regulations will be important for Tobacco 21 laws to be effective in reducing youth access to tobacco products.
Tobacco Control
added Nov 20, 2015 18:01

[New York] Smoking Will Be Banned In Syracuse Public Housing

Starting Thursday, smoking will be banned in all of Syracuse’s public housing. The decision comes from a recommendation made by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development which may institute the ban nationwide. Francine Whitman lives in one of
WSKG (Vestal, NY)
added Nov 17, 2015 15:30
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[New York] Smoke-free housing proposal proves controversial in north country

Mr. Robare said the Watertown Housing Authority plans to stay ahead of the game in regard to HUD regulations, which he believes ultimately will save the agency money. “It will save in maintenance costs,” he said. “When you’re turning over units when smok
Watertown (NY) Daily Times
added Nov 17, 2015 14:46

[New York] Would YOU help light a child's cigarette? Fascinating social experiment tests how adults react to a ten-year-old boy smoking in public

That's the question posed by this video which begins with a youngster, aged around ten, wandering the streets of New York City... But not all members of the public showed concern. This woman asked the boy his age and then bent down as she appeared to ligh
The Daily Mail and Mail on Sunday (uk)
added Nov 14, 2015 01:27

[New York] All Public Housing Complexes Soon Could Be Smoke-Free

"It's extremely difficult for New Yorkers who may be suffering from secondhand smoke pollution to find another apartment, because of the high cost of living in New York City," Kwan says. There are high rates of NYCHA residents with asthma and other respi
added Nov 14, 2015 00:26

[New York] VIDEO: Smoking Ban Sought in Public Housing in NYC, Nationwide

"That's too far," said resident Luis Torres. "That's private. You can do everything you want in your apartment, not what the government say." Not all residents are against the idea. Kaamar Lebrew welcomed the proposal, saying it would be better for the
added Nov 13, 2015 23:57

BELLAFANTE: Reigniting a Health Issue in New York Public Housing

adopting such a policy, in an existing co-op for example, is no simple thing, requiring the complicated process of amending proprietary leases. And enforcement is challenging anywhere. But a renewed conversation could at least get things moving toward the
New York Times
added Nov 13, 2015 16:39

[New York] EDITORIAL: Just butt out: Ban secondhand smoke for all multiple-dwelling buildings if you like, but don't single out NYCHA

If government is going to ban smoking in NYCHA projects, let government also prohibit smoking in all multi-family residential buildings in the city. Are you up for that Gov. Cuomo, Mayor ... We’d back such a bill to the hilt.
New York Daily News
added Nov 13, 2015 13:57
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