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SoBRO'S CROTONA PARK APARTMENTS WINS HEALTHY HIGH-RISE AWARD FOR GOING SMOKE-FREE

06 | 14 | 2013
Residents of Crotona Park Apartments in the Bronx can breathe easier now that they’re living in New York’s newest “Healthy High Rise.“ The Bronx
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STARBUCKS COFFEE: SMOKE-FREE INSIDE AND OUT

06 | 03 | 2013
Starbucks announced today that it will expand its smoke-free policy to include its outdoor sitting areas within 25 feet of the store. The policy prohibits
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ZECKENDORF TOWERS BECOMES LARGEST SMOKE-FREE CONDO IN CITY, POSSIBLY THE NATION

05 | 24 | 2013
Homeowners in Zeckendorf Towers, the 647-unit building that led the revitalization of Union Square more than 20 years ago, have set a new city milestone by
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SMOKE-FREE NEW YORK STATE PARKS

05 | 24 | 2013
Governor Andrew Cuomo announced today that expanded outdoor smoke-free areas will be in effect within state parks and historic sites for the 2013 peak summer
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SPEAKER QUINN ANNOUNCES NEW JERSEY LAWMAKERS WILL JOIN NYC & NY STATE IN PURSUING TOBACCO 21 LAW

05 | 24 | 2013
City Council Speaker Christine Quinn was joined by New Jersey State Senator Richard Cody, New Jersey Assemblyman Ruben Ramos, New York State Senator Diane
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NYC COALITION TESTIFIES AT PUBLIC HEARING BEFORE CITY COUNCIL HEALTH COMMITTEE

05 | 24 | 2013
City Council members who sit on the Health Committee heard testimony today on three bills that address the continuing epidemic of tobacco use. Sheelah
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HEALTH ADVOCATES APPLAUD CITY COUNCIL FOR CHAMPIONING THREE BILLS TO REDUCE YOUTH ACCESS AND ADDICTION TO TOBACCO PRODUCTS

05 | 24 | 2013
A broad-cross section of advocates gatherered on the steps of City Hall today to applaud the City Council Health Committee for taking up three proposed bills
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STATE SENATOR SAVINO AND SPEAKER QUINN ANNOUNCE LEGISLATION TO RAISE MINIMUM PURCHASE AGE TO 21

05 | 24 | 2013
State Senator Diane Savino, Speaker Christine Quinn and Assembly Member Linda Rosenthal announced state legislation to raise the mininum age requirement to
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SPEAKER QUINN AND CITY COUNCIL PROPOSE PROTECTING YOUTH BY RAISING MINIMUM SALE AGE TO 21

04 | 25 | 2013
New York City has led the nation and the world in fighting tobacco use, the number one cause of preventable death. City Council Speaker Christine Quinn and
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MANHATTAN YOUTH SPEAK OUT AGAINST BIG TOBACCO

04 | 12 | 2013
On national Kick Butts Day, Manhattan youth sent a clear message to the tobacco industry about their marketing: We’ve Seen Enough!  The Manhattan
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