NEWS & MEDIA

Listed below are all STTAC's current articles, events and news pieces.  Please check back periodically for updates and look for more information to come!

Wednesday25January

The American Lung Association 2017 State of Tobacco Control Report

Wednesday, January 25, 2017 | Categories:
(January 25, 2017) - The American Lung Association’s “State of Tobacco Control” report has found that in 2016 New York failed to do enough to implement proven-effective policies that would save lives. The 15th annual report grades states and the federal government on policies to prevent and reduce tobacco use.
Wednesday30November

New Federal Rule Bans Smoking in Public Housing

U.S. Imposes Nationwide Ban On Smoking In All Public Housing

Wednesday, November 30, 2016 | Merrit Kennedy | Categories:
The Obama administration has issued a sweeping final rule banning smoking in all public housing units nationwide, extending a smoke-free environment to nearly a million units.
Wednesday7September

A Lobbyist Wrote the Bill. Will the Tobacco Industry Win Its E-Cigarette Fight?

Wednesday, September 7, 2016 | Eric Lipton | Categories:
WASHINGTON — The e-cigarette and cigar industries have enlisted high-profile lobbyists and influential congressional allies in an attempt to stop the Food and Drug Administration from retroactively examining their products for public health risks or banning them from the market.
Wednesday17August

Tobacco companies get partial win in FDA labeling fight

Wednesday, August 17, 2016 | Jessica Dye | Categories:
Tobacco companies notched a partial victory in a lawsuit challenging the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s authority to require pre-clearance for tobacco products with changed labels or quantities.
Thursday5May

FDA Historic Rule

Thursday, May 5, 2016 | Categories:
FDA takes significant steps to protect Americans from dangers of tobacco through new regulation. Rule extending oversight to all tobacco products, including e-cigarettes, allows agency to address public health concerns such as youth access to tobacco products.
Monday2May

Ban Tobacco Sales in Pharmacies

Monday, May 2, 2016 | Teresa Matterazzo | Categories:
Last month, the Erie County executive announced that he wants Erie County to be the first in New York to ban pharmacy retailers from selling cigarettes and e-cigarettes. Other counties in California and Massachusetts have enacted similar legislations, but this would be the first of its kind in New York.
Thursday21April

STTAC and the 33rd Chemung County Youth Bureau Awards

Thursday, April 21, 2016 | Jeff Murray | Categories:
STTAC staff had the opportunity to attend the 33rd annual Chemung County Youth Bureau Awards Ceremony last night, at the Big Flats Community Center. STTAC's youth component, Reality Check of Chemung, Schuyler, & Steuben was nominated for the ceremony's Program Excellence Award this year. The award recognizes the efforts of local youth programs and events. Although Reality Check did not win, they did receive a certificate of recognition, and were honored just to be nominated, and attend the event. We are also happy to say, one of our very own coalition members, Barb VanDine, was the winner of the prestigious Daniel J. Donahoe Award from last night. This award was established in 1984, and recognizes an adult individual for their exceptional contributions to our local youth and families.
Tuesday15March

Costco Phases Out Tobacco

Tuesday, March 15, 2016 | Nicole Lyn Pesce | Categories:
Costco is butting out of the cigarette business. The retail giant only sells tobacco products in 189 of its 488 U.S. stores after quietly phasing out its stock over the past three or four years, according to a new report by The Street.
Tuesday1March

Rate it R Anti-Smoking Initiative

Tuesday, March 1, 2016 | Samantha Potter | Categories:
The local tobacco awareness group Southern Tier Tobacco Awareness Coalition, or STTAC, is trying to make an impact on the way Hollywood makes movies. Their goal is to get tobacco out of any movie not rated R. According to the Surgeon General one change to the movie rating system could save a million young lives, by taking tobacco imagery out of youth rated films.
Friday22January

CDC Hopes New Hard-Hitting Ads Help More Smokers Quit For Good

Friday, January 22, 2016 | By Louise Chan | Categories:
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), along with other health practitioners, agrees that smoking is a leading cause of preventable death and disease in the United States. However, efforts from these groups are still not enough to discourage people from taking up the vice. That's why the CDC took it to the next level when it launched its anti-smoking campaign in the hopes of getting smokers to quit and discourage others from even trying.
Wednesday20January

New Jersey Governor, Chris Christie Vetoes Tobacco 21 Bill

Wednesday, January 20, 2016 | Matthew L. Myers | Categories:
WASHINGTON, DC – Gov. Chris Christie’s veto of legislation to raise New Jersey’s tobacco sale age to 21 represents a failure of leadership and a terrible missed opportunity to protect young people from tobacco addiction and save lives. The main beneficiaries of his veto are tobacco companies that actively target young people as replacements for the more than 480,000 Americans their products kill each year.
Monday11January

CDC Reports Nearly Half of Teens Breathe in Secondhand Smoke

Fewer kids are smoking, yet are still being affected by the awful habit.

Monday, January 11, 2016 | ASSOCIATED PRESS | Categories:
Secondhand smoke has been an issue for some time now, and there have been different measures taken to help cut it down, but have those measures been enough? Sadly, no they haven't. The CDC just recently released a new report stating that nearly half of teens are breathing in secondhand smoke!
Thursday7January

No cigarettes until you’re 21: N.J. lawmakers push bill raising tobacco sales age

Other states looking to follow Hawaii’s lead

Thursday, January 7, 2016 | Susan K. Livio | Categories:
On January 1st, 2016, Hawaii started their new year off right, when they became the first state to boost the legal age to sell someone cigarettes to 21 years of age. Now, many states are looking to follow in their foot steps, including New Jersey.
Monday16November

San Francisco Looks at Raising Minimum Age for Buying Tobacco to 21

Monday, November 16, 2015 | Heather Knight | Categories:
San Francisco would become the second major city in the country, after New York, to raise the age to purchase tobacco products from 18 to 21 under legislation to be introduced Tuesday by Supervisor Scott Wiener.
Tuesday10November

STTAC Night at the First Arena

Tuesday, November 10, 2015 | Categories:
The Southern Tier Tobacco Awareness Coalition will be hosting an Elmira Jackals game Saturday, November 19, 2015 at 7:05 p.m. The event is being held in correspondence to the Great American Smokeout, which is November 19th.
Tuesday20October

New York’s Big Tobacco Deal

Tuesday, October 20, 2015 | Erica Orden | Categories:
Attorney General Erich Schneiderman "negotiated another settlement between New York and the tobacco companies that requires 90% of funds withheld from other years to be released. In addition, the settlement eliminates the possibility of future arbitration proceedings."
Saturday20June

Hawaii becomes first U.S. state to raise smoking age to 21

Saturday, June 20, 2015 | Curtis Skinner | Categories:
Hawaii's governor on Friday signed a bill raising the legal smoking age statewide to 21, the first U.S. state to do so. The law takes effect on Jan. 1, 2016, and will also ban the sale, purchase or use of electronic cigarettes for those under the age of 21
Tuesday9June

E-Cigarette Ban in Albany and Schuyler Counties

Tuesday, June 9, 2015 | Categories:
Schuyler County passed legislation Monday as well, that prohibits smoking and the use of e-cigarettes and smoking devices in all county-owned or leased buildings, grounds, vehicles and county-operated mass transportation. - See more at: http://www.weny.com/news/general/e-cigareete-ban-in-albany-and-schuyler-counties#sthash.seiMtxDp.dpuf
Thursday20November

GASO 2014

Check out the pictures on our Facebook page!

Thursday, November 20, 2014 | Categories:
The Reality Check groups in Chemung and Steuben Counties had a successful Butt Pickup November 20th and 21st in celebration of the Great American Smokeout. Elmira High School's SADD group also came out in support, as well as a few members of the community!
Friday28February

Kick Butts Day Hockey Game!

Friday, February 28, 2014 | Categories:
Join STTAC, SADD and the Jackals on March 14th at 7:05 pm in honor of Kick Butts Day, a holiday to raise awareness about the dangers of tobacco marketing on youth. Donate shoes to see a shocking sight!
Wednesday6November

Join STTAC and the Jackals for GASO! November 22nd

Wednesday, November 6, 2013 | Categories:
STTAC is sponsoring the Elmira Jackals hockey game on Friday, November 22nd in honor of the Great American Smokeout. Join us!
Wednesday4September

Tobacco Free Playground Law In Effect October 10th! Do you have your signs yet?

Wednesday, September 4, 2013 | David Carlucci | Categories:
October 10th marks the day playgrounds in New York State will go tobacco free from sunrise to sunset when a child under the age of 12 is present. Local municipalities are invited to make a more clear and comprehensive policy with STTAC's help. We can provide necessary signage for the law for free! Please contact us as soon as possible.
Tuesday3September

E-cig use more than doubles among U.S. middle and high school students

Tuesday, September 3, 2013 | Categories:
The percentage of U.S. middle and high school students who use electronic cigarettes, or e-cigarettes, more than doubled from 2011 to 2012, according to new data published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
Tuesday3September

Alderman Seeks Smoking Ban at School Bus Stops

Tuesday, September 3, 2013 | Jeff Cole | Categories:
Addressing parental concerns about smoking at school bus stops, Hornell 9th Ward Alderman John Buckley is looking to ban smoking at those locations.
Sunday11August

Mayor Bloomberg Cracks Down on E-Cigs and More

Sunday, August 11, 2013 | Categories:
Mayor Michael Bloomberg is seeking new regulations on tobacco products, including raising the minimum age to 21, prohibiting the display of cigarette ads in stores and creating a $10.50 price floor for cigarette packs.
Friday9August

Two Elmira Tobacco Retailers Violate State Law

Friday, August 9, 2013 | Categories:
Two local tobacco vendors sold tobacco to a minor during routine compliance checks, the Chemung County Health Department reported.
Wednesday24July

Clean Air Act Celebrated in Elmira

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 | Categories:
10 Years of the Clean Indoor Air Act was celebrated at Elmira Wegmans on July 24, 2013! Wegmans was presented with proclamations from both the City of Elmira and Chemung County for their excellence in promoting the health of the community by not selling or marketing any tobacco products!
Wednesday24July

Request for Comments on Menthol Cigarettes

Wednesday, July 24, 2013 | Categories:
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is asking for comments to obtain information related to the potential regulation of menthol in cigarettes. Please join in the discussion by posting to the open docket available at http://www.regulations.gov/#!documentDetail;D=FDA_FRDOC_0001-4088 .
Tuesday23July

Smoking Rates Remain High in Southern Tier, but Attitudes are Changing

Tuesday, July 23, 2013 | Categories:
New STTAC survey results suggest people in the Southern Tier are now less accepting of smoking in public. The Chemung County Board of Health highlights some of the survey results among high smoking rates.
Monday15July

NY Enacts Playground Smoking Ban

Monday, July 15, 2013 | Categories:
Governor Cuomo signed a new law banning smoking at playgrounds in order to protect the health of children who are more vulnerable to secondhand smoke than adults.
Tuesday25June

New Steuben program will help smokers quit with the web, texting

Tuesday, June 25, 2013 | Ray Finger | Categories:
The Southern Tier Tobacco Awareness Coalition is launching a program next month that uses web conferencing and texting to provide support for smokers who want to quit
Wednesday20February

Letter: N.Y. should spend more on smoking prevention

Wednesday, February 20, 2013 | Dr. Richard Dunn, Elmira | Categories:
Letter: N.Y. should spend more on smoking prevention
Wednesday13February

Report: 10,000 New Yorkers died from smoking-related cancers in 2009

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 | Haley Viccaro | Categories:
Report: 10,000 New Yorkers died from smoking-related cancers in 2009
Wednesday13February

Mentally ill more likely to smoke

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 | GateHouse News Service | Categories:
Mentally ill more likely to smoke
Wednesday13February

Mentally ill more likely to smoke

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 | GateHouse News Service | Categories:
Mentally ill more likely to smoke
Friday8February

Letter: Tobacco prevention funds are critical to health

Friday, February 8, 2013 | Terrie Atwood, Marathon | Categories:
Letter: Tobacco prevention funds are critical to health
Thursday7February

Quit Smoking

Thursday, February 7, 2013 | Steuben County Public Health & Nursing Services | Categories:
Quit Smoking
Tuesday5February

New ArnotHealth Cessation Center Coordinator

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 | Categories:
New ArnotHealth Cessation Center Coordinator
Tuesday5February

STTAC Hosting Faith Leadership Breakfast

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 | Categories:
STTAC Hosting Faith Leadership Breakfast
Tuesday5February

SRHN February Health Observance: National Wear Red Day

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 | Categories:
SRHN February Health Observance: National Wear Red Day
Saturday2February

Sharing my 2 cents about dollar stores

Saturday, February 2, 2013 | G. Jeffrey Aaron | Categories:
Sharing my 2 cents about dollar stores
Friday1February

Similar paths for tobacco, gun lobby?

Friday, February 1, 2013 | Liz Szabo and Meghan Hoyer, USA TODAY | Categories:
Similar paths for tobacco, gun lobby?
Monday28January

Anti-Smoking Groups: Cuomo Budget Cuts Effort

Monday, January 28, 2013 | Categories:
Anti-Smoking Groups: Cuomo Budget Cuts Effort
Sunday27January

Anti-smoking groups: Cuomo budget cuts effort

Sunday, January 27, 2013 | Michael Gormley, Associated Press | Categories:
Anti-smoking groups: Cuomo budget cuts effort
Wednesday23January

Women have caught up to men on lung cancer risk

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 | Marilynn Marchione, AP Chief Medical Writer | Categories:
Women have caught up to men on lung cancer risk
Wednesday23January

SRHN February Health Observance - National Wear Red Day

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 | Categories:
SRHN February Health Observance - National Wear Red Day
Tuesday22January

NY gets mixed marks on smoking policies

Tuesday, January 22, 2013 | Jessica String | Categories:
NY gets mixed marks on smoking policies
Sunday20January

Haverling could do double duty as Red Cross shelter

Sunday, January 20, 2013 | Mary Perham | Categories:
Haverling could do double duty as Red Cross shelter
Sunday20January

Lung cancer scans backed for older, heavy smokers

Sunday, January 20, 2013 | Marilynn Marchione, Associated Press | Categories:
Lung cancer scans backed for older, heavy smokers
Friday18January

New York Doesn't Make the Grade in Tobacco Report

Friday, January 18, 2013 | Categories:
New York Doesn't Make the Grade in Tobacco Report
Friday18January

Letter: Anti-smoking program suffers from budget cuts

Friday, January 18, 2013 | Don Curtis, Owego | Categories:
Letter: Anti-smoking program suffers from budget cuts
Thursday10January

Kiss your butts goodbye

Thursday, January 10, 2013 | Dorothy Foltz-Gray | Categories:
Kiss your butts goodbye
Monday7January

NY targets smoking, obesity to curb cancer

Monday, January 7, 2013 | Michael Virtanen, Associated Press | Categories:
NY targets smoking, obesity to curb cancer
Friday4January

Doctors forgot about smoking

Friday, January 4, 2013 | Shawna Lea Osborn | Categories:
Doctors forgot about smoking
Friday4January

Why are Tobacco Free Outdoor Policies Important?

Friday, January 4, 2013 | Categories:
Why are Tobacco Free Outdoor Policies Important?
Friday4January

2013 Legislative Day in Albany for Tobacco Control Partners

Friday, January 4, 2013 | Categories:
2013 Legislative Day in Albany for Tobacco Control Partners
Friday4January

2013 Tobacco Survey

Friday, January 4, 2013 | Categories:
2013 Tobacco Survey
Friday4January

Ring in the New Year Tobacco Free

Friday, January 4, 2013 | Categories:
Ring in the New Year Tobacco Free
Wednesday2January

Smoking cessation expert offers tips for smokers trying to quit

Wednesday, January 2, 2013 | Categories:
Smoking cessation expert offers tips for smokers trying to quit
Tuesday1January

New state laws start Jan. 1, 2013

Tuesday, January 1, 2013 | Categories:
New state laws start Jan. 1, 2013
Monday31December

Secondhand smoke is harmful to all, and runners shouldn’t be silent around friends that smoke

Monday, December 31, 2012 | Lewis G. Maharam | Categories:
Secondhand smoke is harmful to all, and runners shouldn’t be silent around friends that smoke
Sunday30December

Don't release the hounds: Raft of unusual state laws to take effect 2013

Sunday, December 30, 2012 | Barnini Chakraborty | Categories:
Don't release the hounds: Raft of unusual state laws to take effect 2013
Friday28December

Letter: Clean Indoor Air Act Approaches Milestone

Friday, December 28, 2012 | Jonathan Chaffee | Categories:
Letter: Clean Indoor Air Act Approaches Milestone
Thursday27December

Robins fighting more than just the odds

Thursday, December 27, 2012 | Kathryn Uggerholt | Categories:
Robins fighting more than just the odds
Thursday27December

Chewing tobacco is not safe tobacco

Thursday, December 27, 2012 | Paul G. Donohue, M.D. and Keith Roach, M.D. | Categories:
Chewing tobacco is not safe tobacco
Wednesday26December

Tobacco apologies on the way

Wednesday, December 26, 2012 | Michael Felberbaum | Categories:
Tobacco apologies on the way
Tuesday25December

New laws take effect Jan. 1st

Tuesday, December 25, 2012 | Categories:
New laws take effect Jan. 1st
Monday24December

Healthy Living: Researchers find correlation between smoking and back pain

Monday, December 24, 2012 | Geoff Redick | Categories:
Healthy Living: Researchers find correlation between smoking and back pain
Monday24December

New Laws for New Year in New York

Monday, December 24, 2012 | Categories:
New Laws for New Year in New York
Monday24December

New Laws for New Year in New York

Monday, December 24, 2012 | Rebecca Solomon | Categories:
New Laws for New Year in New York
Saturday22December

Controversial Smartphone Apps Promote Smoking For Kids

Saturday, December 22, 2012 | Categories:
Controversial Smartphone Apps Promote Smoking For Kids
Thursday20December

Letter: State parks, historic sites should be smoke-free

Thursday, December 20, 2012 | Blair Horner, VP of Advocacy, American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network of NY & NJ | Categories:
Letter: State parks, historic sites should be smoke-free
Monday17December

Secondhand smoke affects most apartment residents

Monday, December 17, 2012 | Wendy Koch and Liz Szabo | Categories:
Secondhand smoke affects most apartment residents
Sunday16December

Avoid tobacco in any form

Sunday, December 16, 2012 | Categories:
Avoid tobacco in any form
Friday14December

PTNY speaks out on proposed park smoking regs

Friday, December 14, 2012 | Categories:
PTNY speaks out on proposed park smoking regs
Friday14December

Millions of Nonsmokers Exposed to Smoke From Neighbors' Apartments: Report

Friday, December 14, 2012 | Steven Reinberg | Categories:
Millions of Nonsmokers Exposed to Smoke From Neighbors' Apartments: Report
Thursday13December

State proposes no-smoking area at parks

Thursday, December 13, 2012 | Haley Viccaro and Jon Campbell | Categories:
State proposes no-smoking area at parks
Thursday13December

Keeping Your New Year's Resolution to Quit Smoking

Thursday, December 13, 2012 | Categories:
Keeping Your New Year's Resolution to Quit Smoking
Thursday13December

Levy Phillips & Konigsberg Wins Historic Youth Smoking Verdict in New York Against RJ Reynolds on Behalf of Family of Lung Cancer Victim

Thursday, December 13, 2012 | Jerome Block and Amber Long | Categories:
Levy Phillips & Konigsberg Wins Historic Youth Smoking Verdict in New York Against RJ Reynolds on Behalf of Family of Lung Cancer Victim
Tuesday11December

Campbell Savona Holds Contest for Great American Smoke Out

Tuesday, December 11, 2012 | Categories:
Campbell Savona Holds Contest for Great American Smoke Out
Tuesday11December

Smoking Doubles Women’s Sudden Death Risk

Tuesday, December 11, 2012 | Jennifer Warner | Categories:
Smoking Doubles Women’s Sudden Death Risk
Tuesday11December

Americans living longer, but not necessarily healthier

Tuesday, December 11, 2012 | Sarah Blazonis | Categories:
Americans living longer, but not necessarily healthier
Saturday8December

Less money for tobacco prevention programs

Saturday, December 8, 2012 | Categories:
Less money for tobacco prevention programs
Saturday8December

Letter: Cigarette tax money should go to prevention

Saturday, December 8, 2012 | Laura Runyon, Binghamton | Categories:
Letter: Cigarette tax money should go to prevention
Friday7December

Report: NY 21st in tobacco prevention funding

Friday, December 7, 2012 | The Associated Press | Categories:
Report: NY 21st in tobacco prevention funding
Wednesday5December

5 Ways Parents Can Help Stop Their Kids From Smoking

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 | Claire McCarthy, M.D. | Categories:
5 Ways Parents Can Help Stop Their Kids From Smoking
Wednesday5December

Campaigns for E-Cigarettes Borrow From Tobacco’s Heyday

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 | Stuart Elliott | Categories:
Campaigns for E-Cigarettes Borrow From Tobacco’s Heyday
Monday3December

Great American Smoke Out a Success!

Monday, December 3, 2012 | Categories:
Great American Smoke Out a Success!
Monday3December

Two Local Salvation Armies Adopt Tobacco Policies

Monday, December 3, 2012 | Categories:
Two Local Salvation Armies Adopt Tobacco Policies
Monday3December

New Report Shows Policies Needed to Help Smokers Quit

Monday, December 3, 2012 | Categories:
New Report Shows Policies Needed to Help Smokers Quit
Monday3December

Great American Smoke Out a Success!

Monday, December 3, 2012 | Categories:
Great American Smoke Out a Success!
Monday3December

New Study Looks at Effect of Hiding Tobacco Product Displays

Monday, December 3, 2012 | Categories:
New Study Looks at Effect of Hiding Tobacco Product Displays
Monday3December

Teens may buy less tobacco when displays are hidden

Monday, December 3, 2012 | Genevra Pittman | Categories:
Teens may buy less tobacco when displays are hidden
Monday3December

U.S. Quit-Smoking Policies Need Improving, Experts Say

Monday, December 3, 2012 | Robert Preidt | Categories:
U.S. Quit-Smoking Policies Need Improving, Experts Say
Monday3December

Hiding' Cigarettes in Stores Might Keep Kids From Smoking: Study

Monday, December 3, 2012 | Alan Mozes | Categories:
Hiding' Cigarettes in Stores Might Keep Kids From Smoking: Study
Sunday2December

Cancer rates slightly up in NY, deaths down

Sunday, December 2, 2012 | Jessica Bakeman | Categories:
Cancer rates slightly up in NY, deaths down
Sunday2December

County officials nix smoking ban proposal

Sunday, December 2, 2012 | Mary Perham | Categories:
County officials nix smoking ban proposal
Saturday1December

STTAC Announces New Staff

Saturday, December 1, 2012 | Categories:
STTAC Announces New Staff
Friday30November

Let's Clear The Air

Friday, November 30, 2012 | Categories:
When talking about tobacco policies and ordinances, it doesn't have to be all or nothing.
Friday30November

Making A Difference

Friday, November 30, 2012 | Categories:
We're excited about the community education, mobilization and policies that are happening here!
Friday30November

What's New at STTAC

Friday, November 30, 2012 | Categories:
Check out STTAC's "News & Media" for what's In the News, Press Releases, Upcoming Events, Tobacco Industry Headlines and our Media Kit.
Friday30November

Sweet Addiction

Friday, November 30, 2012 | Categories:
Big Tobacco's been finding new ways to introduce tobacco use to our youth. Their latest tactic... dissolvable, candy look-a-like tobacco products!
Friday30November

Letter: Hookah smoking is hardly safe

Friday, November 30, 2012 | Shusmita Khan, Albany, Fellow, Community Solutions Program, U.S. State Department | Categories:
Letter: Hookah smoking is hardly safe
Friday30November

Are You A Community Champion?

Friday, November 30, 2012 | Categories:
STTAC's Community Champions are those who work hard to support a tobacco free initiative - bringing programs or ideas to reality, and improve the quality of life in our community.
Thursday29November

Steuben Smoking Ban Proposal Rejected

Thursday, November 29, 2012 | Jeff Stone | Categories:
Steuben Smoking Ban Proposal Rejected
Wednesday28November

Child Wellness Wednesday: Understanding your adolescent

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 | Marcie Fraser | Categories:
Child Wellness Wednesday: Understanding your adolescent
Wednesday28November

Steuben legislators kill off 'excessive, broad' smoking ban on county property

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 | Mary Perham | Categories:
Steuben legislators kill off 'excessive, broad' smoking ban on county property
Saturday17November

Healthy Living: Ending the cycle of smoking

Saturday, November 17, 2012 | Katie Gibas | Categories:
Healthy Living: Ending the cycle of smoking
Thursday15November

Nationwide Great American Smokeout push

Thursday, November 15, 2012 | Categories:
Nationwide Great American Smokeout push
Thursday15November

Quit Smoking Cold Turkey

Thursday, November 15, 2012 | John Hickey | Categories:
Quit Smoking Cold Turkey
Wednesday14November

Go smoke-free, get free turkey

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 | Categories:
Go smoke-free, get free turkey
Wednesday7November

Healthy Living: Stress, smoking, and heart health

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 | Geoff Redick | Categories:
Healthy Living: Stress, smoking, and heart health
Wednesday7November

Trinity of Chemung County to hold Great American Smoke Out Nov. 15

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 | Staff Reports | Categories:
Trinity of Chemung County to hold Great American Smoke Out Nov. 15
Wednesday7November

Trinity of Chemung County to hold Great American Smoke Out Nov. 15

Wednesday, November 7, 2012 | Categories:
Trinity of Chemung County to hold Great American Smoke Out Nov. 15
Tuesday6November

Southern Tier Tobacco Awareness hires 2

Tuesday, November 6, 2012 | Categories:
Southern Tier Tobacco Awareness hires 2
Thursday1November

Showcase Spectacular…Thank You Donors

Thursday, November 1, 2012 | Categories:
Showcase Spectacular…Thank You Donors
Monday29October

Healthy Living: Smoking Rates

Monday, October 29, 2012 | Katie Gibas | Categories:
Healthy Living: Smoking Rates
Tuesday23October

STTAC Announces New Staff

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 | Categories:
STTAC Announces New Staff
Monday22October

STTAC Announces New Staff

Monday, October 22, 2012 | Categories:
STTAC Announces New Staff
Tuesday16October

When Adults Smoke in Cars, Child Passengers Suffer: Study Even with window open or air conditioner on, kids still exposed to secondhand smoke

Tuesday, October 16, 2012 | Robert Preidt | Categories:
When Adults Smoke in Cars, Child Passengers Suffer: Study Even with window open or air conditioner on, kids still exposed to secondhand smoke
Monday15October

Schuyler Hospital to offer nicotine replacement for Great American Smokeout Nov. 15

Monday, October 15, 2012 | Staff Reports | Categories:
Schuyler Hospital to offer nicotine replacement for Great American Smokeout Nov. 15
Sunday14October

Nicotine replacement therapy giveaway set

Sunday, October 14, 2012 | Categories:
Nicotine replacement therapy giveaway set
Sunday7October

County revisits smoking ban idea

Sunday, October 7, 2012 | Mary Perham | Categories:
County revisits smoking ban idea
Saturday6October

Elmira anti-smoking center will target efforts at poor, less educated, those with mental issues

Saturday, October 6, 2012 | Ray Finger | Categories:
Elmira anti-smoking center will target efforts at poor, less educated, those with mental issues
Thursday4October

County considers 'unintended consequences' of smoking ban

Thursday, October 4, 2012 | Mary Perham | Categories:
County considers 'unintended consequences' of smoking ban
Wednesday3October

Steuben to mull 'unintended consequences' of smoking ban

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 | Mary Perham | Categories:
Steuben to mull 'unintended consequences' of smoking ban
Wednesday3October

County considers 'unintended consequences' of smoking ban

Wednesday, October 3, 2012 | Mary Perham | Categories:
County considers 'unintended consequences' of smoking ban
Tuesday2October

Smoking is injurious to health and environment

Tuesday, October 2, 2012 | Ashaur Azhar, Elmira | Categories:
Smoking is injurious to health and environment
Saturday29September

Corning council makes right move

Saturday, September 29, 2012 | Lynn L. Brewer | Categories:
Corning council makes right move
Thursday27September

Smoking Scenes on Rise in Top-Grossing Youth-Rated Movies: CDC

Thursday, September 27, 2012 | Robert Preidt | Categories:
Smoking Scenes on Rise in Top-Grossing Youth-Rated Movies: CDC
Sunday23September

Steuben sets monthly agenda

Sunday, September 23, 2012 | Categories:
Steuben sets monthly agenda
Thursday20September

New Study Finds New York's High Cigarette Tax Has Dramatically Reduced Smoking, But State Must Do More to Help Low-Income Smokers Quit

Thursday, September 20, 2012 | Danny McGoldrick | Categories:
New Study Finds New York's High Cigarette Tax Has Dramatically Reduced Smoking, But State Must Do More to Help Low-Income Smokers Quit
Wednesday19September

Local Tobacco Retailers Found in Violation of State Law

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 | Categories:
Local Tobacco Retailers Found in Violation of State Law
Wednesday19September

Local Tobacco Retailers Found in Violation of State Law

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 | Chemung County Health Department | Categories:
Local Tobacco Retailers Found in Violation of State Law
Monday17September

Council discusses smoking ban on city property

Monday, September 17, 2012 | Jeffery Smith | Categories:
Council discusses smoking ban on city property
Saturday15September

NY Bars Selling Electronic Cigarettes To Minors

Saturday, September 15, 2012 | Categories:
NY Bars Selling Electronic Cigarettes To Minors
Tuesday11September

Smoking cessation is focus of free program

Tuesday, September 11, 2012 | Categories:
Smoking cessation is focus of free program
Tuesday11September

Smoking cessation is focus of free program

Tuesday, September 11, 2012 | Categories:
Smoking cessation is focus of free program
Monday10September

Health Tip: Smokeless Tobacco Isn't Safe Either

Monday, September 10, 2012 | Diana Kohnle | Categories:
Health Tip: Smokeless Tobacco Isn't Safe Either
Sunday9September

Steuben ponders smoking ban on county properties

Sunday, September 9, 2012 | Mary Perham | Categories:
Steuben ponders smoking ban on county properties
Sunday9September

RECEIVING AND ACCEPTING THE SEPTEMBER 24, 2012 COMMUNICATIONS LOG AS PREPARED BY THE STEUBEN COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR’S OFFICE.

Sunday, September 9, 2012 | Categories:
RECEIVING AND ACCEPTING THE SEPTEMBER 24, 2012 COMMUNICATIONS LOG AS PREPARED BY THE STEUBEN COUNTY ADMINISTRATOR’S OFFICE.
Thursday6September

Steuben leaders appear poised to enact tobacco ban on county property

Thursday, September 6, 2012 | Mary Perham | Categories:
Steuben leaders appear poised to enact tobacco ban on county property
Saturday1September

(Tobacco use disparities)

Saturday, September 1, 2012 | Categories:
(Tobacco use disparities)
Tuesday28August

Teen Smokers Show Early Signs of Heart Disease

Tuesday, August 28, 2012 | Charlene Laino | Categories:
Teen Smokers Show Early Signs of Heart Disease
Wednesday22August

Cancer-Causing Chemical in Smokeless Tobacco ID'd

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 | Denise Mann | Categories:
Cancer-Causing Chemical in Smokeless Tobacco ID'd
Wednesday22August

Scientists ID Cancer-Causing Agent in Smokeless Tobacco

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 | Alan Mozes | Categories:
Scientists ID Cancer-Causing Agent in Smokeless Tobacco
Saturday18August

Healthy Living: Smoking on college campus

Saturday, August 18, 2012 | Geoff Redick | Categories:
Healthy Living: Smoking on college campus
Thursday16August

Health officials need your help

Thursday, August 16, 2012 | Bill Mich | Categories:
Health officials need your help
Wednesday15August

Cutting Tobacco’s Roots in Rural Communities

Wednesday, August 15, 2012 | Categories:
Cutting Tobacco’s Roots in Rural Communities
Thursday9August

Teens and Tobacco Use: Why Declines in Youth Have Stalled

Thursday, August 9, 2012 | Alexandra Sifferlin | Categories:
Teens and Tobacco Use: Why Declines in Youth Have Stalled
Tuesday7August

Strong Kids, Safe Kids community event Sept. 22

Tuesday, August 7, 2012 | Staff Reports | Categories:
Strong Kids, Safe Kids community event Sept. 22
Wednesday1August

For Teenage Smokers, Removing the Allure of the Pack

Wednesday, August 1, 2012 | Tina Rosenberg | Categories:
For Teenage Smokers, Removing the Allure of the Pack
Wednesday1August

Mary Beechey Volunteer of the Year

Wednesday, August 1, 2012 | Categories:
Mary Beechey Volunteer of the Year
Tuesday31July

Local Tobacco Retailer Found in Violation of State Law

Tuesday, July 31, 2012 | Chemung County Health Department | Categories:
Local Tobacco Retailer Found in Violation of State Law
Friday27July

Smokeless tobacco marketing towards tweens

Friday, July 27, 2012 | Heather Harris | Categories:
Smokeless tobacco marketing towards tweens
Friday27July

Smokeless tobacco marketing towards tweens

Friday, July 27, 2012 | Heather Harris | Categories:
Smokeless tobacco marketing towards tweens
Tuesday24July

Black Teens in Public Housing Twice As Likely to Smoke: Study

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 | Mary Elizabeth Dallas | Categories:
Black Teens in Public Housing Twice As Likely to Smoke: Study
Tuesday24July

Stephens, Lawrence earn SUNY awards for excellence

Tuesday, July 24, 2012 | Staff Reports | Categories:
Stephens, Lawrence earn SUNY awards for excellence
Thursday19July

Inactivity & Smoking, Just as Deadly

Thursday, July 19, 2012 | Categories:
Inactivity & Smoking, Just as Deadly
Friday13July

Should smoking trigger an R rating?

Friday, July 13, 2012 | Amanda Gardner | Categories:
Should smoking trigger an R rating?
Tuesday10July

Money Matters: Smoking bans create green opportunity

Tuesday, July 10, 2012 | Tara Lynn Wagner | Categories:
Money Matters: Smoking bans create green opportunity
Thursday5July

Park visitors react to 'no smoking' sign

Thursday, July 5, 2012 | Cara Thomas | Categories:
Park visitors react to 'no smoking' sign
Sunday1July

Village hears festival comments

Sunday, July 1, 2012 | Categories:
Village hears festival comments
Friday15June

Healthy Living: Deep venous thrombosis

Friday, June 15, 2012 | Marcie Fraser | Categories:
Healthy Living: Deep venous thrombosis
Wednesday13June

SUNY leaders vote to go tobacco-free

Wednesday, June 13, 2012 | Categories:
SUNY leaders vote to go tobacco-free
Wednesday13June

Smoke-Free SUNY Schools

Wednesday, June 13, 2012 | Laura Caso | Categories:
Smoke-Free SUNY Schools
Friday8June

Calling for a Tobacco Free Military

Friday, June 8, 2012 | Categories:
Calling for a Tobacco Free Military
Thursday7June

Hornell keeps wary eye on new hookah shop

Thursday, June 7, 2012 | Andrew Poole | Categories:
Hornell keeps wary eye on new hookah shop
Tuesday5June

Santulli Declares May 31st Mary Beechey Day in Chemung County

Tuesday, June 5, 2012 | Categories:
Santulli Declares May 31st Mary Beechey Day in Chemung County
Saturday2June

Mary Beechey Day Declared in Chemung County – WETM

Saturday, June 2, 2012 | Categories:
Mary Beechey Day Declared in Chemung County – WETM
Thursday31May

“Santulli Declares May 31st Mary Beechey Day in Chemung County”

Thursday, May 31, 2012 | Categories:
“Santulli Declares May 31st Mary Beechey Day in Chemung County”
Thursday31May

Longtime volunteer, Mary Beechey, owns the day

Thursday, May 31, 2012 | Categories:
Longtime volunteer, Mary Beechey, owns the day
Thursday31May

NEWS: Longtime volunteer, Mary Beechey, owns the day

Thursday, May 31, 2012 | Categories:
NEWS: Longtime volunteer, Mary Beechey, owns the day
Thursday31May

Longtime volunteer, Mary Beechey, owns the day

Thursday, May 31, 2012 | Categories:
Longtime volunteer, Mary Beechey, owns the day
Wednesday30May

World No Tobacco Day

Wednesday, May 30, 2012 | Categories:
World No Tobacco Day
Thursday17May

Steuben RSVP offers volunteer opportunities

Thursday, May 17, 2012 | Sara Glafcke | Categories:
Steuben RSVP offers volunteer opportunities
Wednesday9May

NYS Senator Tom O'Mara pays tribute to Mary Beechey of Big Flats Mary Beechy

Wednesday, May 9, 2012 | Categories:
NYS Senator Tom O'Mara pays tribute to Mary Beechey of Big Flats Mary Beechy
Wednesday9May

Chemung County woman named 'Senior Citizen of the Year' during statewide tribute to senior volunteers

Wednesday, May 9, 2012 | Categories:
Chemung County woman named 'Senior Citizen of the Year' during statewide tribute to senior volunteers
Tuesday8May

CHEMUNG

Tuesday, May 8, 2012 | Categories:
CHEMUNG
Tuesday8May

New York Senate Regular Session Transcripts

Tuesday, May 8, 2012 | Categories:
New York Senate Regular Session Transcripts
Tuesday1May

May Professional in the Spotlight: Cassie Coombs

Tuesday, May 1, 2012 | Categories:
May Professional in the Spotlight: Cassie Coombs
Monday30April

NEW MEMBER BREAKFAST

Monday, April 30, 2012 | Categories:
NEW MEMBER BREAKFAST
Monday23April

NEW MEMBER BREAKFAST, CHAMBER WELCOMES 39 NEW BUSINESSES

Monday, April 23, 2012 | Categories:
NEW MEMBER BREAKFAST, CHAMBER WELCOMES 39 NEW BUSINESSES
Wednesday18April

2012 Business Expo Vendors

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 | Categories:
2012 Business Expo Vendors
Wednesday18April

Non-profits seek volunteers

Wednesday, April 18, 2012 | Austin Prickett | Categories:
Non-profits seek volunteers
Monday9April

Playgrounds, pools, beaches going smoke-free at state parks

Monday, April 9, 2012 | Lori Chung | Categories:
Playgrounds, pools, beaches going smoke-free at state parks
Friday6April

Apps that help

Friday, April 6, 2012 | Gate House News Service | Categories:
Apps that help
Thursday5April

Watkins swears in new trustees

Thursday, April 5, 2012 | Categories:
Watkins swears in new trustees
Wednesday4April

THE SHOWCASE, 6th ANNUAL BUSINESS EXPO

Wednesday, April 4, 2012 | Categories:
THE SHOWCASE, 6th ANNUAL BUSINESS EXPO
Monday2April

No Smoking Policy for Parks

Monday, April 2, 2012 | Categories:
No Smoking Policy for Parks
Sunday1April

Tobacco Marketing Works…Just Ask Your Kids. Protect Our Kids from Tobacco Marketing in Stores.

Sunday, April 1, 2012 | Categories:
Tobacco Marketing Works…Just Ask Your Kids. Protect Our Kids from Tobacco Marketing in Stores.
Monday26March

Elmira parks now tobacco free

Monday, March 26, 2012 | Bill Mich | Categories:
Elmira parks now tobacco free
Thursday22March

Elmira to ban smoking in city parks

Thursday, March 22, 2012 | Categories:
Elmira to ban smoking in city parks
Thursday22March

Arkport board passes smoking ban for Arkport Village Park

Thursday, March 22, 2012 | Neal Simon | Categories:
Arkport board passes smoking ban for Arkport Village Park
Wednesday21March

Arkport enacts smoking ban in park

Wednesday, March 21, 2012 | Neal Simon | Categories:
Arkport enacts smoking ban in park
Tuesday20March

CDC begins anti-smoking campaign

Tuesday, March 20, 2012 | Mike Stobbe | Categories:
CDC begins anti-smoking campaign
Monday19March

Dr. Jeff Hersh: No amount of smoking is safe

Monday, March 19, 2012 | Dr. Jeff Hersh | Categories:
Dr. Jeff Hersh: No amount of smoking is safe
Thursday8March

Report cites need for more youth smoking prevention

Thursday, March 8, 2012 | Melissa Kakareka | Categories:
Report cites need for more youth smoking prevention
Thursday1March

Welcome New Members

Thursday, March 1, 2012 | Categories:
Welcome New Members
Tuesday28February

Welcome New Members

Tuesday, February 28, 2012 | Categories:
Welcome New Members
Monday27February

State cuts to anti-smoking programs

Monday, February 27, 2012 | Bill Mich | Categories:
State cuts to anti-smoking programs
Thursday23February

No Smoking! Officials consider making Arkport park tobacco-free

Thursday, February 23, 2012 | Neal Simon | Categories:
No Smoking! Officials consider making Arkport park tobacco-free
Wednesday22February

Steuben County student survey crucial for prevention programs

Wednesday, February 22, 2012 | Neal Simon | Categories:
Steuben County student survey crucial for prevention programs
Thursday16February

BUILDING MEDIA SKILLS WORKSHOP

Thursday, February 16, 2012 | Categories:
BUILDING MEDIA SKILLS WORKSHOP
Tuesday14February

Effort to make parks tobacco free

Tuesday, February 14, 2012 | Bill Mich | Categories:
Effort to make parks tobacco free
Wednesday8February

On Topic: Youth-Targeted Tobacco Marketing Must Stop

Wednesday, February 8, 2012 | Adam Steiner, SmokeFree Project Counselor, The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center, West Village | Categories:
On Topic: Youth-Targeted Tobacco Marketing Must Stop
Wednesday8February

February is American Heart Month

Wednesday, February 8, 2012 | Categories:
February is American Heart Month
Monday6February

Too many kids breathe others' smoke in cars: CDC

Monday, February 6, 2012 | The Associated Press | Categories:
Too many kids breathe others' smoke in cars: CDC
Friday27January

Anti-smoking programs fight funding cuts

Friday, January 27, 2012 | Erin Vannella | Categories:
Anti-smoking programs fight funding cuts
Monday23January

5 Questions with the Southern Tier Tobacco Awareness Community Partnership

Monday, January 23, 2012 | Categories:
5 Questions with the Southern Tier Tobacco Awareness Community Partnership
Monday23January

Why Tobacco Marketing in Stores Matters

Monday, January 23, 2012 | Categories:
Why Tobacco Marketing in Stores Matters
Sunday15January

Hospital receives Smokeout Award

Sunday, January 15, 2012 | Categories:
Hospital receives Smokeout Award
Friday6January

Schuyler Hospital receives Smokeout Award

Friday, January 6, 2012 | Lara Greenberg | Categories:
Schuyler Hospital receives Smokeout Award
Wednesday4January

Healthy Living: Health experts, lawmakers question "e-cigarette" safety

Wednesday, January 4, 2012 | Kafi Drexel | Categories:
Healthy Living: Health experts, lawmakers question "e-cigarette" safety
Sunday1January

New laws for 2012 are on the books

Sunday, January 1, 2012 | Categories:
New laws for 2012 are on the books
Thursday1December

Brian Mackey: Finding a deeper meaning in advertising

Thursday, December 1, 2011 | Brian Mackey | Categories:
Brian Mackey: Finding a deeper meaning in advertising
Thursday17November

Obama has harsh words for big tobacco fighting new labeling requirement

Thursday, November 17, 2011 | Katie Gibas | Categories:
Obama has harsh words for big tobacco fighting new labeling requirement
Wednesday16November

Trinity to sponsor 'Smoke Out'

Wednesday, November 16, 2011 | Categories:
Trinity to sponsor 'Smoke Out'
Monday31October

Linda Swarthout, Public Health Educator, Chemung County Health Department

Monday, October 31, 2011 | Categories:
Linda Swarthout, Public Health Educator, Chemung County Health Department
Wednesday12October

Palmesano, O'Mara visit Hornell Area Concern for Youth

Wednesday, October 12, 2011 | Andrew Poole | Categories:
Palmesano, O'Mara visit Hornell Area Concern for Youth
Monday3October

Dissolvable tobacco a concern for health experts

Monday, October 3, 2011 | Katie Gibas | Categories:
Dissolvable tobacco a concern for health experts
Friday2September

New school year and leadership for Corning Community College

Friday, September 2, 2011 | Categories:
New school year and leadership for Corning Community College
Wednesday29June

Nearly Half of U.S. Teens Smoke, Drink Alcohol, or Use Drugs

Wednesday, June 29, 2011 | Denise Mann | Categories:
Nearly Half of U.S. Teens Smoke, Drink Alcohol, or Use Drugs
Wednesday22June

Glen Board deals with water, smoke and Code Red issues

Wednesday, June 22, 2011 | Categories:
Glen Board deals with water, smoke and Code Red issues
Friday10June

Mini Relay for Life at Odessa school

Friday, June 10, 2011 | Lara Greenberg | Categories:
Mini Relay for Life at Odessa school
Sunday15May

Schuyler bans smoking at county properties

Sunday, May 15, 2011 | Categories:
Schuyler bans smoking at county properties
Monday9May

Legislature votes to ban smoking on county property

Monday, May 9, 2011 | Staff Reports | Categories:
Legislature votes to ban smoking on county property
Monday9May

Schuyler expands smoking restrictions

Monday, May 9, 2011 | Glenda Gephart | Categories:
Schuyler expands smoking restrictions
Wednesday4May

Senior Citizen of the Year Award

Wednesday, May 4, 2011 | Categories:
Senior Citizen of the Year Award
Monday2May

Older Americans Month celebrated

Monday, May 2, 2011 | Categories:
Older Americans Month celebrated
Monday14March

Children’s Health: ‘Rango’ gets thumbs down for smoking

Monday, March 14, 2011 | GateHouse News Service | Categories:
Children’s Health: ‘Rango’ gets thumbs down for smoking
Friday4March

Report: More teen smoking offsets/halts overall decline

Friday, March 4, 2011 | Kat De Maria | Categories:
Report: More teen smoking offsets/halts overall decline
Thursday24February

REPORT: CDC Atobacco Control State Highlights 2010 - New York - Smoking & Tobacco Use

Thursday, February 24, 2011 | Categories:
REPORT: CDC Atobacco Control State Highlights 2010 - New York - Smoking & Tobacco Use
Friday18February

March Nonprofit Professional

Friday, February 18, 2011 | Categories:
March Nonprofit Professional
Monday7February

Debate over safety of electronic cigarettes

Monday, February 7, 2011 | Janelle Burrell | Categories:
Debate over safety of electronic cigarettes
Thursday3February

Schneiderman Sues Tobacco Retailers for Online Sales

Thursday, February 3, 2011 | Categories:
Schneiderman Sues Tobacco Retailers for Online Sales
Wednesday26January

Bill would ban e-cigarettes in NY

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 | Sabina Kuriakose | Categories:
Bill would ban e-cigarettes in NY
Tuesday25January

NY bill would ban 'e-cigarettes' until FDA action

Tuesday, January 25, 2011 | AP Wire Service | Categories:
NY bill would ban 'e-cigarettes' until FDA action
Monday24January

NY bill would ban 'e-cigarettes' until FDA action

Monday, January 24, 2011 | AP Wire Service | Categories:
NY bill would ban 'e-cigarettes' until FDA action
Wednesday12January

Anti-smoking advocates give lesson to lawmakers

Wednesday, January 12, 2011 | Tammy Palmer | Categories:
Anti-smoking advocates give lesson to lawmakers
Tuesday30November

Study finds religion is key to life's well-being

Tuesday, November 30, 2010 | Tamara Browning | Categories:
Study finds religion is key to life's well-being
Friday19November

Ban it or leave it alone

Friday, November 19, 2010 | Bob Rolfe | Categories:
Ban it or leave it alone
Thursday18November

Councilman hopes to limit tobacco ads

Thursday, November 18, 2010 | Meg Rossman | Categories:
Councilman hopes to limit tobacco ads
Thursday18November

Arnot Ogden offers smokeout giveaways

Thursday, November 18, 2010 | Lara Greenberg | Categories:
Arnot Ogden offers smokeout giveaways
Wednesday17November

Thursday is Great American Smokeout day

Wednesday, November 17, 2010 | Staff Reports | Categories:
Thursday is Great American Smokeout day
Wednesday17November

Tobacco ads target youth to start smoking

Wednesday, November 17, 2010 | Janelle Burrell | Categories:
Tobacco ads target youth to start smoking
Tuesday16November

Local survey focuses on tobacco advertising

Tuesday, November 16, 2010 | John Zick | Categories:
Local survey focuses on tobacco advertising
Tuesday16November

Local survey focuses on tobacco advertising

Tuesday, November 16, 2010 | John Zick | Categories:
Local survey focuses on tobacco advertising
Thursday21October

5 reasons you’ll quit smoking this year

Thursday, October 21, 2010 | Carolyn Sperry | Categories:
5 reasons you’ll quit smoking this year
Sunday26September

Sale of e-cigarettes spark debate about product's legality

Sunday, September 26, 2010 | Brandon Walker | Categories:
Sale of e-cigarettes spark debate about product's legality
Tuesday21September

Quit smoking shock ads having effect on Southern Tier smokers

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 | Vince Slomsky | Categories:
Quit smoking shock ads having effect on Southern Tier smokers
Sunday22August

Thousands attend kids’ safety event

Sunday, August 22, 2010 | Mary Perham | Categories:
Thousands attend kids’ safety event
Thursday8July

Smoking still on the rise with high school students

Thursday, July 8, 2010 | Staff Reports | Categories:
Smoking still on the rise with high school students
Wednesday23June

New Yorkers prepare for cigarette tax hike

Wednesday, June 23, 2010 | Lara Greenberg | Categories:
New Yorkers prepare for cigarette tax hike
Monday31May

Healthier School Environments: New Grants to Help Reduce Tobacco Use, Increase Physical Activity and Improve Nutrition

Monday, May 31, 2010 | Categories:
Healthier School Environments: New Grants to Help Reduce Tobacco Use, Increase Physical Activity and Improve Nutrition
Wednesday5May

Smoking vs. non-smoking in county buildings

Wednesday, May 5, 2010 | Finger Lakes Media Group | Categories:
Smoking vs. non-smoking in county buildings
Sunday21February

Steuben not the healthiest county

Sunday, February 21, 2010 | Tyler Briggs | Categories:
Steuben not the healthiest county
Monday8February

Thirdhand Smoke Creates Indoor Cancer Risk

Monday, February 8, 2010 | Kelli Miller | Categories:
Thirdhand Smoke Creates Indoor Cancer Risk
Monday11January

Elmira fatal fire was smoking-related

Monday, January 11, 2010 | Lara Greenberg | Categories:
Elmira fatal fire was smoking-related
Tuesday5January

Schuyler Hospital bans smoking

Tuesday, January 5, 2010 | Categories:
Schuyler Hospital bans smoking
Wednesday30September

Teen Attitudes Toward Smoking Linked to Likelihood of Drinking and Using Drugs

Wednesday, September 30, 2009 | Lezlie Greenberg | Categories:
Teen Attitudes Toward Smoking Linked to Likelihood of Drinking and Using Drugs
Monday10August

Elmira tobacco retailer caught selling to a minor

Monday, August 10, 2009 | Categories:
Elmira tobacco retailer caught selling to a minor
Tuesday24March

Arnot Odgen starts quit smoking program

Tuesday, March 24, 2009 | Categories:
Arnot Odgen starts quit smoking program
Monday16March

Weis Supermarket fined for allegedly selling tobacco to a minor

Monday, March 16, 2009 | Categories:
Weis Supermarket fined for allegedly selling tobacco to a minor
Wednesday13August

Big Flats smoking ban debate

Wednesday, August 13, 2008 | Mariah Sparks | Categories:
Big Flats smoking ban debate
Thursday24July

Rhyming in the rain

Thursday, July 24, 2008 | Annie Allison | Categories:
Rhyming in the rain
Saturday21June

Anti-tobacco advocates celebrate smoke free zones in parks

Saturday, June 21, 2008 | Categories:
Anti-tobacco advocates celebrate smoke free zones in parks
Friday10August

Smokeless Tobacco: Unsafe Alternative

Friday, August 10, 2007 | Miranda Hitti | Categories:
Smokeless Tobacco: Unsafe Alternative
Saturday1July

REGIONAL TOBACCO CONTROL COALITIONS

Saturday, July 1, 2006 | Categories:
REGIONAL TOBACCO CONTROL COALITIONS
Friday8December

Dr. Novello Announces $3 Million in Grants for Local Tobacco Control Programs

Friday, December 8, 2000 | Categories:
Dr. Novello Announces $3 Million in Grants for Local Tobacco Control Programs
Wednesday1March

Smoking Cessation Supports

Wednesday, March 1, 2000 | Categories:
Smoking Cessation Supports
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