The Daily Eastern News

City Council approves tobacco products, e-cigs ordinance

Logan Raschke, Editor-in-Chief

June 18, 2019

Effective July 1 2019, those under 21 years of age in Illinois are prohibited from purchasing tobacco products, electronic cigarettes and alternative nicotine products. Charleston Mayor Brandon Combs said during Tuesday’s City Council meeting that the state is raising the minimum age to purchase...

City Council to vote on tobacco products, electronic cigs sales ordinance

Staff Report

June 18, 2019

The Charleston City Council will vote on an ordinance that would prohibit the sale and delivery of tobacco products, electronic cigarettes and alternative nicotine products to people under 21 years of age during its Tuesday meeting. Signs will also be posted “at or near every display” of any of ...

E-cigs can help you quit tobacco

Jordan Boyer, Photo Editor

April 4, 2019

As of the time of me writing this article, I quit smoking cigarettes close to a month ago, and I have never felt better. However, I had serious issues with the physical and mental withdrawals from the many years of addiction, and I made the switch to electronic-cigarettes. I have been smoking approxim...

‘Africa Week’ to teach about ASA

T'Nerra Butler, Multicultural Editor

October 7, 2015

The African Student Association is beginning “Africa Week” Monday starting off with “Game Night.” While initially planning the week, members wanted to have fundraisers laid out for the campus, but now the events are intended for students to bond with ASA and learn what the group stands for...

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