New Philadelphia Housing Policy Puts The Squeeze On SmokersStarting today, a new no-smoking policy will begin being enforced at all PHA properties.
PHA Issues Smoking Ban On Many PropertiesThe Philadelphia Housing Authority will no longer allow smoking outside of designated areas in their public housing developments.
Pennsylvania Lawmakers Consider End To Smoking Ban ExemptionsState lawmakers heard testimony Monday on a bill that would eliminate most of the exemptions in the 2008 Pennsylvania law that banned smoking in public places.
KYW Flashback: Smoking Eliminated Inside Most Public Pa. SpotsNo longer would diners linger over coffee and a cigarette at the end of restaurant served dinner.
City Council Debates Granting Smoking Ban Waivers To 4 BarsPhiladelphia's ban on smoking in public places is now seven years old and City Council finds itself in a quandary over whether to grant exemptions to four bars that want patrons to be able to light up.
Wilmington Bans Smoking In Some Parts Of The CityWilmington’s mayor Dennis Williams has signed an executive order banning smoking in some public places in the city.
Senate Panel Approves Smoke-Free Beach Bill In New JerseyThe measure on Monday was amended to allow towns to set aside up to 20 percent of a beach or park as a smoking area.
NJ Weighs Smoking Ban At Beaches And Parks New Jersey lawmakers are considering a bill that would ban smoking at all public beaches and parks in the state.
Two Philadelphia Hospitals To Stop Hiring SmokersAs of July 1, 2013, two major hospitals under the University of Pennsylvania Health System will cease hiring smokers.
Delco Community College Goes 100% Smoke-FreeOfficials are working to build awareness now, but fines could eventually be levied.
New Castle County Lifts Outdoor Smoking BanNew Castle County has reversed a ban that prohibited smoking near three office complexes where most of the county’s 1,400 employees work.
Smoking Ban Passed In Cherry Hill, New JerseyCherry Hill Council members have passed an ordinance Monday night that will ban smoking in any Township-owned area.