American Heart Association

Arlington council extends smoking ban

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

The Arlington City Council on Tuesday voted 7-2 to extend the North Texas city’s smoking regulations to include nightclubs, bowling centers and other workplaces. The only exception is bingo halls, which are not considered public businesses.

An exemption for e-cigarettes was added to the ordinance, and city […]

American Heart Association won’t return to Orlando unless smoking laws change

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

The American Heart Association won’t be holding any conventions in Orlando or any other city without comprehensive smoke-free laws.

The AHA’s new policy begins next year and requires any host cities for the association’s conventions to prohibit smoking in bars. The previous policy — passed in […]