New Jersey

Wildwood Crest, N.J. Bans Smoking on Beaches

At its meeting on Wednesday, the Wildwood Crest Board of Commissioners passed an ordinance that ban smoking on the municipality’s beaches just as summer is…

Bill Would Cap New Jersey’s Cigar Tax at 50 Cents

A new bill introduced in the New Jersey Assembly could substantially lower the tax on cigars in the state. Rep. Brian Bergen, R-Denville, has introduced…

Mount Laurel, N.J. Bans Smoking in Parks

At its most recent meeting, the town council of Mount Laurel, N.J. unanimously approved an ordinance that will prohibit smoking at town parks and municipally-owned…

New Jersey Bill Would Restrict Tobacco Shipments to Those Under 21

In November 2017 it became illegal for anyone under the age of 21 to purchase tobacco products in the state of New Jersey. Now a…

New Jersey Governor Signs Pro-Cigar Lounge Bill

A bill that will allow cigar bars and lounges in New Jersey to renew lapsed exemptions from the ban on indoor smoking under certain circumstances…

New Jersey Legislature Passes Bill Allowing Cigar Lounges to Renew Lapsed Smoking Exemptions

A bill that would allow cigar bars and lounges to renew their lapsed exemptions from the state’s indoor air act received the approval of the…

New Jersey Governor Signs Beach Smoking Ban

A bill that will make nearly every square inch of parks and beaches in the state of New Jersey smoke-free got the needed signature of…

Ocean City, N.J. Bans Smoking on the Beach

You will not be able to legally light up a cigar on the Ocean City beach or boardwalk on July 4. The New Jersey town…

New Jersey Legislature Approves Beach Smoking Ban

Nearly every square inch of parks and beaches in the state of New Jersey could be going smoke-free after the state’s legislature approved a bill…

New Jersey Beach Smoking Ban Bill Introduced Again

Yet another bill—at least the second of this year—has been introduced that will try to ban smoking at all public beaches in New Jersey. Last…

Asbury Park, N.J. Bans Smoking on Beaches

Anyone thinking of watching the waves or taking in a sunset while enjoying a cigar on the beaches of Asbury Park, N.J. will have to…