Barnstable County

Bourne, Mass. Raises Tobacco Purchase Age to 21

The Bourne Board of Health approved a proposal to raise the minimum age to purchase tobacco products in the town from 18 to 21-years-old, making…

Falmouth, Mass. Approves Increase in Age to Purchase Tobacco

The board of health in the town of Falmouth, Mass., located in the famed Cape Cod region of the state, has approved a proposal to…

Eastham, Mass. Seeking Changes to Tobacco Laws

The Cape Cod town of Eastham, Mass. has informed tobacco retailers that it is considering implementing a number of changes in the coming months and has…

Dennis, Mass. Board of Health Looking at Raising Tobacco Purchase Age

Seeing how an increase in the minimum purchase age to purchase tobacco has affected the neighboring town of Yarmouth, Mass., the board of health in the…

Smoking Banned on Cape Cod Seashore

Effective June 19, smoking on the six Cape Cod National Seashore beaches has been banned. The ban—which affects Coast Guard Beach, Head of the Meadow Beach, Herring…