Texas

Espinosa Red River Valley

City, state or regional exclusive cigars are nothing new, but a debut blend from Espinosa Premium Cigars celebrates a particular area of the country as well…

Fort Worth Bans Smoking at Bars

In an 8-1 vote, the Fort Worth City Council voted to ban smoking at bars in the north Texas city, meaning smoking is outlawed at…

Cigars International Details Plans for Texas Expansion

In late 2012, Cigars International completed the largest free-standing cigar store in the world: a multi-story, 12,000-square-foot retail space disguised like a hunting lodge in…

McAllen, Texas Passes Smoking Ban

A smoking ban passed Monday by the McAllen City Commission will bring an end to smoking in nearly all public areas in the south Texas…

Fort Worth Looking at Smoke-Free Bars

Fort Worth is the last major city in Texas where smoking is still legal in bars, but that might not be the case much longer….

Espinosa Creates Red River Valley as Exclusive for Texas & Oklahoma

Espinosa Premium Cigars has announced a new regional cigar that is headed to Texas and Oklahoma, aptly called the Red River Valley. It’s a 6…

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…

Arlington, Texas Smoking Ban Gets 60-day Delay

The new smoking ban in Arlington, Texas won’t formally go into effect until July 26. That’s thanks to a temporary injunction the city agreed to…

Arlington, Texas Approves Expanded Smoking Ban

With two changes, the Arlington City Council voted 7-2 in favor of an expanded smoking ban that will prohibit smoking in bars, night clubs, strip clubs, pool…

Voters in Ingleside, Texas Reject Smoking Bans in Bars

Smokers in Ingleside, Texas scored what has become an increasingly rare victory this past weekend, as voters defeated a ballot measure that would have banned smoking in…

San Angelo, Texas Expands Smoking Ban in Parks

The San Angelo City Council gave final approval to an expanded smoking ban for the majority of city parks on Tuesday night, though the focus…