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Multifamily housing residents plead for a smoking ban

Multifamily housing residents plead for a smoking ban

Audrey Boyce, Staff Writer

February 8, 2019


Filed under News

Following the lead of other cities in the San Mateo County, the San Carlos City Council is tackling the problem of smoking in apartment buildings. On Jan. 28, a study session was held to discuss a possible multifamily residential nonsmoking ordinance. Members of the San Carlos Tobacco Education Coalition and San Carlos residents have asked City Council to consider ba...

California passes bills to raise legal smoking age – Estella Lippi

California passes bills to raise legal smoking age – Estella Lippi

Estella Lippi, Staff writer

March 18, 2016


Filed under Campus, ScotCenter

Estella Lippi reports on California's pending bills to raise the legal smoking age from 18 to 21.

San Francisco raises the smoking age

San Francisco raises the smoking age

Brooke Chang, Staff Writer

March 6, 2016


Filed under News, Top News

When someone turns 18, he becomes an adult and enters a whole new life of responsibility and freedom. He can go wherever and do whatever he wants, whenever he wants to do it. However, on March 1, the San Francisco city supervisor vote dictated that these young, 18-year-old adults will no longer...

Toronto mayor smoking description released

Toronto mayor smoking description released

Matt DeGraff, Staff Writer

March 19, 2014


Filed under News

A judge released a description of a tape of Toronto mayor Rob Ford smoking what appears to be crack cocaine along with other court documents on March 19. News reports in May first reported the video's existence, but the video itself has not yet been released. Ford, despite this drug scandal, is...

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