Cameron County

San Benito, Texas Passes Smoking Ban

A sweeping smoking ban has come to the city of San Benito, Texas, as on Tuesday the City Commission snuffed out smoking and the use…

Parks in South Padre Island, Texas Recommended To Go Tobacco-Free

The South Padre Island Parks, Recreation, and Beautification Committee is expected to make a recommendation to the city council that all the city’s parks should be tobacco-free. The…

Harlingen, Texas Passes Smoking Ban

Last week, the areas to smoke in Harlingen, Texas became significantly reduced. On a 3-2 vote, the City Council passed a smoking law that would…

Proposed Smoking Ban Moves Forward in Harlingen, Texas

The south Texas city of Harlingen is inching closer towards a smoking ban. Under the proposed ordinance, smoking would be banned indoors in all places…