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[Ohio] Columbus considering hookah lounge regulations, including earlier closings and no tobacco sales to teens

At a public hearing Wednesday, hookah lounge owners said the proposed regulations that the Columbus City Council will vote on Monday would be unfair, pointing to gas stations and grocery stores that sell tobacco but are open into the early morning. The
Columbus (OH) Dispatch
added Apr 19, 2018 23:36
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[Ohio] Council passes resolution raising age for sale of tobacco products in Akron to 21

A prohibition on the sale of tobacco products to anyone under 21, also known as Tobacco 21, passed Akron City Council on Monday by a slimmer margin than many had expected. The proposal was introduced a month ago by Tamiyka Rose, Mayor Dan Horrigan’s hea
Akron (OH) Beacon Journal
added Apr 17, 2018 20:55
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[Ohio] Morning Headlines: Televangelist Angley Wins Appeal in Labor Dispute; Cleveland's 'Sax Man' Dies / Akron raises tobacco purchase age to 21

After a month of debate, the final Akron City Council vote was eight in favor, three opposed and two abstentions. Among the opponents was Marilyn Keith, who questioned why the city should block what would otherwise be a legal sale to an adult. Ohio State
WKSU 89.7 FM (Kent, OH)
added Apr 17, 2018 19:15
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[Ohio] Cradle Cincinnati: 2017 annual report shows much work ahead but reason for hope

Across Hamilton County, more and more women are kicking the habit early in their pregnancies, and the county’s infant mortality rate is improving as a result. In fact, the maternal smoking rate has dropped 30 percent over the past five years, according t
WCPO (Cincinnati, OH)
added Apr 15, 2018 18:15
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In Ohio, e-cigs remain popular as traditional cigarettes decline

One reason for the rise in popularity is pure economics, according to Ron Everhart of Best Price Cigarettes on Beall Avenue, who has seen an increase in e-cig sales recently. “Our lowest priced carton of traditional tobacco cigarettes is $43,” he said.
Wooster (OH) Record
added Apr 8, 2018 17:37
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[Ohio] Erie MetroParks has no plans to prohibit smoking

While Sandusky officials consider a citywide smoking ban within all green spaces they maintain, the area’s predominant public parks provider won’t consider reversing its stance anytime soon. Erie MetroParks officials follow state smoking guidelines. In a
Sandusky (OH) Register
added Apr 7, 2018 16:51
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[Ohio] No more butts at Barberton’s Lake Anna? Proposal would fine smokers in city parks

On Monday, the City Council will consider legislation that would impose fines of up to $500 for folks caught lighting up at Lake Anna, the Barberton Community Sports Complex and any of the other 14 parks around town. Barberton’s parks commission has lon
Akron (OH) Beacon Journal
added Apr 6, 2018 18:54
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Beacon Journal/Ohio.com editorial board: Tobacco 21 belongs in Akron

Cleveland, Columbus and many other cities across the country have joined the Tobacco 21 movement. They have barred the sale of cigarettes and other tobacco products to anyone under age 21. Mayor Dan Horrigan wants Akron to do the same. The City Council h
Akron (OH) Beacon Journal
added Apr 5, 2018 04:37
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VIDEO: Ohio law against smoking in cars with kids would be weakest in the country

Senate Bill 106 says it's illegal to smoke in a car if there's a child in it younger than 6 years old. Meaning if the child is 6 or younger it would be a $500 ticket if spotted by police. Seven or older and you're fine, legally.
WOIO & WUAB Channel 19 (Cleveland, OH)
added Apr 5, 2018 03:21
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Data Shows E-Cigarette Use Rising in Ohio

In data released by Interact for Health, about half of young adults surveyed said they had tried an e-cigarette, as did nearly 30 percent of adults. That's up from about 19 percent of adults in 2016. President and CEO of the Cincinnati-based foundation
Cleveland (OH) Scene
added Apr 4, 2018 17:11
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