Fire officials say improper disposal of smoking materials sparked a fatal fire on Albemarle Road in Waltham on Tuesday.
Starting next week, smoking will be banned at six beaches at Cape Cod National Seashore.
Coast Guard Beach and Nauset Light Beach in Eastham, Marconi Beach in Wellfleet, Race Point Beach and Herring Cove Beach in Provincetown, and Head of the Meadow Beach in Truro will all prohibit smoking in guarded areas.
Six Cape Cod beaches are banning smoking.
Members of the military who smoke may soon find it tougher to buy cigarettes.
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel says he’s reviewing whether the Pentagon should ban tobacco sales and smoking on bases and ships.
Older teenagers soon won’t be able to buy cigarettes in Scituate.
The town is joining others across the Commonwealth that have raised the minimum age to buy tobacco products from 18 to 21. The goal is to stop young people from becoming smokers.
On May 1, Scituate will join a handful of other towns in the Commonwealth that have made cigarettes harder for young folks to get.
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Well it’s that time of year when we want to undo or redo whatever we did last year.
We will ring in a brand new year tonight and with that we want to undo or redo some of the things we did last year.
I-Team cameras captured firefighters smoking outside of their stations. One after another, lighting up. And they could get fired.