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[New York] NYC Health Department Launches New Anti-Smoking Campaign

Here in lies the importance of the new $670,000 citywide media campaign from NYC's Health Dept. The goal is to encourage "all New Yorkers to quit smoking, regardless of the number of times they’ve tried to stop." In New York City, 867,000 adults (13.1
American Council on Science and Health (ACSH)
added Feb 27, 2018 03:46
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[New York] Bill being reintroduced would raise tobacco age in Westchester

A new bill being reintroduced by Westchester County legislators would ban people under 21 from buying tobacco products or e-cigarettes. Ten other counties in the state, including Orange and New York City, have implemented the ban. Democrat Catherine Bo
News 12
added Feb 26, 2018 22:46
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[New York] EDITORIAL: Sign of the times: State reports smoking down among several groups of adults

Much work remains to be done. But it’s good to be able to see the accomplishments made by those dedicated to eradicating cigarette use. We applaud everyone involved in this endeavor.
Watertown (NY) Daily Times
added Feb 26, 2018 20:33
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[New York] NY Asks 2nd Circ. To Affirm $247M UPS Cigarette Penalty ($$)

to affirm a $247 million penalty against United Parcel Service Inc. for helping to move untaxed cigarettes from tribal lands, saying UPS’ request to drastically reduce its penalty was based on meritless claims of immunity. UPS has argued the maximum san
Law360
added Feb 24, 2018 00:16
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[New York] ARCHIVE: WITCHEL: COUNTERINTELLIGENCE; Stealing a Smoke, In Good Company

Circa Tabac's owners, Lee Ringelheim and Brian Michels, have devoted themselves to a simple, if currently verboten, concept: to directly cater to the discerning smoker. Thank you, Lord. I asked my friend Nan to join me for a few stolen hours of Puff Mom
New York Times
added Feb 21, 2018 19:36
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1999: When Smokers in New York Made Their Last Stand

By 1995, the city was had begun conceding to nonsmokers, leaving the city’s unrepentant tobacco heads searching for chic night spots where they could puff in peace....Enter Circa Tabac... in 2014, he would cave to shifting tastes and remodel the space as
New York Times
added Feb 21, 2018 19:33
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[New York] Elmsford, N.Y.: A Quiet Village Surrounded by Highways and Commerce Living In

Close to home, he enjoys the Cigar Republic, a cigar bar that is a gathering spot for local millennials. “I see Elmsford as an up-and-coming area for young people,” he said. “The rest of Westchester is pretty unaffordable for people like me.”
New York Times
added Feb 21, 2018 19:10
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Governor Cuomo Announces Lowest Adult Smoking Rates In New York State History

"These record lows demonstrate that New York's anti-smoking efforts are working," said Governor Cuomo. "Reducing smoking -- and the death and misery that come with it -- is critical to protecting public health and we will continue our work to create a sa
LongIsland.com (NY)
added Feb 21, 2018 14:42
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[New York] Careless smoking causes fire that hurts 13 in NYC

The Fire Department of New York says careless smoking caused a weekend fire in the city's historic Little Italy neighborhood that hurt 13 people. The fire Saturday morning tore through Angelo's of Mulberry Street and apartments above it. The restaurant o
AP - Associated Press
added Feb 21, 2018 14:30
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[New York] This sleek-looking vape pen is hard to quit

The Juul is the best-selling e-cigarette on the market.. It was spotted backstage at Fashion Week, and comedian Dave Chappelle, a former cigarette smoker, uses a Juul throughout his new Netflix comedy special. But, experts caution that just because the Ju
New York Post
added Feb 21, 2018 01:20
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