Headlines Tagged with Outdoors — 11,608 headlines found
Restaurant owners in Oakleigh are fuming over a push to ban smokers from outdoor dining areas. They say their customers will all leave but experts claim that's just a smoke screen. Chris Sklavos says 90% of the people who dine at his family restaurant
Apr 8, 2014 Yahoo!
added Apr 9, 2014 00:20
The visibility of smoking in city streets has for the first time anywhere been mapped, in new research from the University of Otago, Wellington, New Zealand. The research found that up to 116 smokers outside bars/cafés could be seen from any one locatio
Apr 6, 2014 EurekAlert
added Apr 6, 2014 21:59
Representatives of the Tobacco Free Coalition for Tulsa County spoke about the benefits of tobacco-free parks to a handful of Broken Arrow residents who attended a public meeting Thursday afternoon. “Our goal is to have all of Tulsa County public parks,
Apr 4, 2014 Tulsa (OK) World
added Apr 4, 2014 14:52
Ted Schiele asked Village of Lansing Trustees Monday to consider passing a tobacco-free law, or at least a smoke-free law. The law could apply to all municipal property in the Village, including parks, trails and playgrounds as well as the Village Office
Mar 21, 2014 Lansing (NY) Star
added Mar 21, 2014 16:35
Spencer town board voted unanimously Tuesday to ban smoking and other tobacco use from town parks and ball fields, but how the new ordinance will be enforced is not clear.
Mar 12, 2014 Salisbury (NC) Post
added Mar 12, 2014 01:34
for those downwind of the smoker, exposure is greater at a distance than exposure for those immediately upwind. Thus, in a beach or boardwalk setting, it is possible for a smoker position themselves strategically to spare those in their own group from ex
Feb 27, 2014 Cape Gazette Newspaper (Lewes, DE)
added Feb 28, 2014 12:11
New Jersey lawmakers advanced a bill last week that would ban smoking at all state and municipal beaches and parks. ... We’re all for reducing the public’s exposure to secondhand smoke and keeping beaches cleaner — discarded cigarette butts are a signifi
Feb 24, 2014 Burlington County (NJ) Times
added Feb 24, 2014 14:23
the guiding principle leaders should use in restricting smoking on county property is to protect nonsmokers from being subjected to secondhand smoke. It is not clear that designated smoking areas will do that. If not, county leaders should stand ready to
Feb 21, 2014 Hendersonville (NC) Times-News
added Feb 21, 2014 13:11
County Council on Tuesday took a final vote to ban smoking in certain outdoor areas.
Feb 19, 2014 WBAL-TV11 (Baltimore, MD)
added Feb 20, 2014 04:16
In response to complaints about smokers clouding up building entrances, the Henderson County Board of Commissioners voted 5-0 Wednesday to create designated smoking zones away from high-traffic areas on all county campuses.
Feb 19, 2014 Hendersonville (NC) Times-News
added Feb 20, 2014 04:03