Posts tagged ‘Smoking ban’

February 7, 2011

Neighbor’s Second Hand Smoke Seeps Into San Jose Condo « CBS San Francisco

by Accidental Bear

NOT COOL IN THE LEAST BIT!

Neighbor’s Second Hand Smoke Seeps Into San Jose Condo « CBS San Francisco.

Neighbor’s Second Hand Smoke Seeps Into San Jose Condo

February 7, 2011 10:05 PM

(AP) 

(AP)

SAN JOSE (CBS 5) — A San Jose woman who invested in a luxurycondominium is unable to live in her unit, overcome by her neighbor’s secondhand smoke.

It’s one of the crown jewels of downtown San Jose’s redevelopment: The Axis, a luxury residential high-rise.

But Yllka Masada dons a respirator to take CBS 5 on a tour of her unit. She has temporarily moved out because she said every time her neighbor lights up, her condo fills with smoke.

It has been happening ever since she moved in last summer. “Many times I slept here on the floor like this, facing the door to the deck,” Masada said.

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February 2, 2011

New York Bans Smoking in All Parks

by Accidental Bear

Well done New York, you beat the West Coast to it. Just today as I sipped on a cup of joe, I watched “person” after “person” throw their cigarette buts to the ground and spew vile smoke into the atmosphere and pedestrian faces, RUDE! Im so proud of you New York that I want to give you a big Bear hug and if you’re luck a reach around ( wink wink)

GOODY GOODY GUM DROPS!

Time to Enjoy Your Last Cigarette In Central Park

VIA GAWKER

Time to Enjoy Your Last Cigarette In Central Park / bansNew York‘s city council just banned smoking in all parks by a vote of 36-12. Signs announcing the ban will be posted within 90 days, says the AP. Now what will shirtless middle-aged dudes do while rollerblading?

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