Headlines Tagged with New York — 16,344 headlines found
to raise the age to purchase tobacco products to 21. As a cardiologist and president of the Capital Region Advisory Board of the American Heart Association, I hope that Albany County Executive Daniel P. McCoy will approve this measure.
May 22, 2016 Albany (NY) Times Union blogs
added May 22, 2016 19:44
An accumulation of cigarette butts, along with health considerations, are prompting consideration of a ban on tobacco use in Canandaigua city parks such as Kershaw Park.The City of Canandaigua is considering banning smoking and all tobacco products at c
May 21, 2016 Canandaigua (NY) Daily Messenger Post
added May 21, 2016 23:04
Yet the Albany County proposal would essentially mean that while an 18-year-old can decide whether to join the military, get married, buy a house or otherwise engage in adult behavior, he or she is too stupid to know that smoking is unhealthy.
Apr 27, 2016 Albany (NY) Times-Union
added May 21, 2016 18:24
Columnist Chris Churchill tossed out common objections to the Albany County effort to increase the minimum age for tobacco sales to 21. Looking at the facts, none of Churchill's points hold much sway. Churchill argues: Tobacco is legal.
May 21, 2016 Albany (NY) Times-Union
added May 21, 2016 14:13
In honor of Earth Day, local Reality Check groups at Pittsford High School and Community Place of Greater Rochester recently held a cigarette butt pickup event at Pittsford Plaza, 3349 Monroe Ave., Rochester. Reality Check members wore hazardous material
May 20, 2016 Brighton-Pittsford (NY) Post
added May 21, 2016 13:48
Chautauqua County Executive Vince Horrigan has signed a local law that will increase the legal age to purchase tobacco products in the county from 18 to 21. On Tuesday Horrigan signed the local law that had been approved by a 13-6 margin last month by th
May 19, 2016 WRFA-LP (Jamestown, NY)
added May 21, 2016 01:42
“The Folk Art Collection of Elie and Viola Nadelman,” a marvel of an exhibition that opens Friday at the New-York Historical Society. ... The displays range from several large cigar-store figures and a marvelous ship’s figurehead of a flirtatious woman
May 20, 2016 New York Times
added May 21, 2016 01:08
Barbero of Albany, NY was enjoying a nice millennial vaping session when the hand-held device he was using blew up in his face; knocking out teeth, ripping a hole in his tongue and leaving his hands covered in burns.
May 20, 2016 CNN
added May 20, 2016 18:32
Two fatal fires that ripped through homes in Brooklyn and Queens — including one that killed a retired firefighter from Haiti — were both sparked by unextinguished cigarettes, officials said Tuesday.
May 19, 2016 New York Daily News
added May 19, 2016 23:12
Their message - We've Seen Enough Marketing. A group of 40 youth advocates from Reality Check New York will stand outside the Richmond Convention Center, welcoming shareholders and CEOs going into the annual Altria and Phillip Morris USA shareholder mee
May 18, 2016 WENY-TV (Horseheads, NY)
added May 19, 2016 11:31