Headlines Tagged with Vermont — 625 headlines found
Vermont community coalitions, hospital-based smoking cessation programs and Support and Services at Home (SASH) are teaming up with the American Lung Association to help property managers to implement smoke-free policies. To learn more about smoke-free h
Oct 23, 2013 VTDigger.org
added Oct 24, 2013 02:59
There’s concern a proposed international trade agreement could force Vermont to roll back regulations controlling the sale and marketing of tobacco products. A state commission is looking at ways to influence deliberations over the treaty.
Oct 2, 2013 Vermont Public Radio (VPR)
added Oct 3, 2013 12:28
Federal funding totaling $19.5 million over five years has been awarded to the University of Vermont to conduct research into the regulation of tobacco products, the university announced Thursday.
Sep 19, 2013 Burlington (VT) Free Press
added Sep 21, 2013 13:55
Other hospitals and organizations across the state, including community coalitions and Support Services at Home, are working with property managers and tenants to ensure a successful transition to healthy, smoke-free living. To learn more, visit the Ameri
Aug 20, 2013 (Barre, VT) Times Argus
added Aug 20, 2013 05:38
VPR's Peter Biello talks with Public Post's Amy Noyes about the town of Sharon's new Tobacco-Free Policy.
Aug 3, 2013 Vermont Public Radio (VPR)
added Aug 3, 2013 15:52
The town of Sharon isn't the first in Vermont to prohibit smoking on town-owned property, but it's going further with its new Tobacco Free Community Policy. ... statement describing its goal of protecting the health of all community members. In addition t
Aug 1, 2013 AP - Associated Press
added Aug 1, 2013 09:21
Sharon Selectman Paul Haskell proposed the switch from a town Tobacco Use Policy to a Tobacco Free Community Policy in an attempt to "strengthen the message that the Town actively supports healthy lifestyle choices and a healthy community in general," ac
Jul 31, 2013 Vermont Public Radio (VPR)
added Aug 1, 2013 09:18
Fair Haven Town Manager Herb Durfee says the park is used a lot for community events, like weekly concerts. The ordinance would ban tobacco products within the white fences of the park, and aims at cutting down on secondhand smoke.
Jul 2, 2013 WCAX-TV Ch. 3 (Burlington, VT)
added Jul 3, 2013 09:37
Rather than accept a lump-sum percentage of the money some tobacco companies have been withholding since 2003, as 22 other states have done, the Vermont Attorney General’s Office is pursuing the full amount due through litigation — one year’s worth at a
Jun 24, 2013 VTDigger.org
added Jun 25, 2013 07:18
A Vermont Superior Court judge this week ordered the R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Company to pay $8.3 million for deceptive marketing of its Eclipse cigarettes that violated both Vermont’s consumer protection laws and the 1998 state tobacco settlement, which pr
Jun 6, 2013 Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids (CTFK)
added Jun 11, 2013 23:26