New State Tax Has Some Smokers Considering QuittingA new state tax went into effect on Monday, increasing the price of cigarettes.
Study: Secondhand Marijuana Smoke Worse Than CigarettesSecondhand marijuana smoke may damage your blood vessels even more than cigarette smoke.
Smoking Policy Ignites Controversy Between Hospital Employees, NeighborsA controversy has been ignited over people lighting up near Allegheny General Hospital.
Cigarettes, Cell Phones Taken In Point Marion Family Dollar Break-InState Police in Fayette County are searching for suspects after a Family Dollar store was burglarized in the overnight hours between Thursday and Friday.
Proposed Ordinance Would Forbidden Smoking On Beaver Co. PropertyBeaver County Commissioners are working on a possible ordinance to ban smoking on county property.
Teen Gets 14 To 28 Years For Beaver Co. Woman's Killing A western Pennsylvania boy who was just 14 when he fatally shot a woman who told him to "get a job" when he tried bum a cigarette from her boyfriend must spend 14 to 28 years in state prison.
FDA Moves To Regulate E-CigarettesThe Food and Drug Administration is taking the first step toward regulating electronic cigarettes.
Woman Mugged On Steel Valley High School TrackA woman was mugged late Wednesday while on the track at Steel Valley High School.
Local Smokers Not Bothered By CVS Dropping Tobacco ProductsIn a surprise move, the pharmacy chain CVS says it will discontinue the sale of all tobacco products on Oct. 1.
CVS Caremark To Stop Selling Tobacco ProductsCVS Caremark is kicking the habit of selling tobacco products at its more than 7,600 drugstores nationwide.
Are E-Cigarettes Considered Harmful Or Helpful?Employers are battling between allowing e-cigarettes in the workplace or banning them like traditional cigarettes.
2 Sought In Indiana Co. EZ Mart RobberyPolice are looking for two people who robbed an Indiana County convenience store.

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