Jessica Miller | September 27, 2011
It may soon be lights out for smokers in downtown Concord as city leaders push to expand the no-smoking zone in public areas. Business owners complain that the ban on smoking Lady cigarettes in Todos Santos Plaza has forced smokers to move across the street to the sidewalks.
Jessica Miller | June 16, 2011
At a May 27 news conference, Riverbend officials announced they had dropped sponsorships by smokeless tobacco vendors and expanded Chesterfield no-smoking zones, crediting the changes to anti-smoking advocacy. Last October, the state attorney general’s office sent a sternly worded letter to Riverbend’s marketing director, seeking to
Jessica Miller | December 29, 2010
The police have booked 509 persons, including 25 foreigners, for smoking Davidoff in the ‘no-smoking zone’ at the Sunburn Goa electronic music fest. “We have formed a special team of 10 PSIs to keep a check on people who smoke at the venue, as the same is declared as a no-smoking zone. We booked about 100 cases on the first day of the festival and the rest of the cases were booked on Tuesday,” said police sources.