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[Ohio] Number of tobacco-free workplaces increase

The Partnership to Improve Community Health Grant continues to pursue workplaces to work with our staff to implement tobacco-free campus policies. This initiative has been moving forward since 2012 and continues to gain ground as more workplaces partne
limaohio.com
added Sep 21, 2016 01:25
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Reliably Red Ohio County Finds Both Trump and Clinton Hard to Stomach

Ed Paxton, 51, runs a cigar shop...planned to vote for Mr. Trump for standard Republican reasons: He wants lower taxes and less regulation. He is upset about an excise tax of 40 cents per cigar imposed in 2009 to fund a children’s health insurance progra
New York Times
added Sep 10, 2016 22:34
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[Ohio] Rio Grande campuses now tobacco-free

All campuses of the University of Rio Grande are now completely tobacco-free, according to a release from the university. Rio's Wellness Committee approved the new policy in late July to be put into place by the upcoming fall semester.
Huntington (WV) Herald-Dispatch
added Sep 2, 2016 15:12
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[Ohio] Chardon leaders eye expanding smoking ban, adding teeth to lawn maintenance laws

recent complaints from residents and business owners prompted Council’s Legislative Committee to mull a more extensive policy at an Aug. 31 meeting. “They object to the depositing of cigarette butts on the street and secondhand smoke at times entering th
Willoughby (OH) News-Herald
added Sep 1, 2016 14:40
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[Ohio] Miami Township parks to be smoke-free

Miami Township trustees voted to make all township property, including all parks, tobacco and smoke free beginning Jan. 1, 2017. Partners for a Drug-Free Milford Miami Township began speaking to the township trustees in the spring, said township Adminis
Clermont (OH) Sun
added Aug 27, 2016 18:45
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[Ohio] EDITORIAL: Striking blow for public health

Perrysburg City Council is considering restricting smoking in communal areas of parks, meaning lighting up would not be permitted in picnic shelters, athletic fields, and the Riverside Park plaza. Such an ordinance should be passed. Not only is there ove
Toledo (OH) Blade
added Aug 9, 2016 14:36
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[Illinois, Ohio] Councilman compares litter laws

Illinois new House Bill 3243 titled the Litter Control Act, which adds the term “cigarette butts” to the current litter definition. It now reads – “any discarded, used or unconsumed substance or waste. “Litter” may include, but is not limited to, any gar
Portsmouth (OH) Daily Times
added Jul 26, 2016 12:46
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[Ohio] Cedarville researchers test 'juice' for e-cigarettes ($$)

Associate professor of chemistry Nathan Hnatiuk led a research team of four students who tested two brands of e-cigarette liquid, or juice — Ruthless and NicQuid.
Dayton (OH) Daily News
added Jul 24, 2016 15:14
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[Ohio] What C-Store Executive Is Speaking at the Republican Convention?

One such executive is Phil Ruffin...started his business in 1959 with a single convenience store and quickly grew to own 65 stores in four states... Pence’s family business...operated a chain of more than 200 gas stations, convenience stores and cigarett
Convenience Store/Petroleum (CSPNet)
added Jul 18, 2016 20:43
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[Ohio] Lehman Says Buckeye Owes It $20M In Default Dispute ($$)

Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. said the Buckeye Tobacco Settlement Financing Authority used shoddy methodology to make a $29 million claim against it and that the Ohio public-bond issuer actually owes the fallen financial giant $20 million instead, accordi
Law360
added Jul 7, 2016 17:48
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