February 19, 2015

ProCigar 2015: Day 1 & 2

Getting the internet here in Santiago to cooperate has been somewhat of a struggle picture-wise, but for those wondering why halfwheel has been a little quieter than…

Princeton, N.J. Board of Health Likely to Vote on Raising Tobacco Purchase Age to 21

The board of health in Princeton, N.J. appears to be headed towards a vote on raising the minimum age to purchase and use tobacco products…

Illusione ~eccj~ 20th

In 2008, Illusione released an exclusive cigar to commemorate the 15th anniversary of the European Cigar Cult Journal magazine, which has since been changed to Cigar…

Washington Cigar Lounges Get Another Boost

While smoking is still a ways away from becoming a reality in Washington state, the idea took another step forward today as Senate Bill 5917…

Quesada Previews Reserva Privada at ProCigar 2015

The most premium cigar from Quesada is coming, designed by the family’s fourth and fifth generations, with tobacco from the third generation. At a tour…

North Dakota Says No to Second Tobacco Tax Increase

On the heels of the state’s House of Representatives saying no to a tax increase, the North Dakota Senate did the same thing on Wednesday…

Portland, Ore. Passes Parks Smoking Ban

The proposal has been in the works for more than nine months, and yesterday it became official: Portland, Ore. will have a ban on smoking…