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New tobacco sale ban at pharmacies is official
May 10, 2011 – 8:54 pm | 5 Comments

Worcester City Council tonight voted to approve an ordinance that bans the sale of tobacco products at pharmacies in addition to several other changes to the sale of tobacco in the city.

Worcester pharmacists find themselves on front lines of tobacco battle
April 20, 2011 – 8:42 pm | 3 Comments
Worcester pharmacists find themselves on front lines of tobacco battle

As the Worcester City Council prepares to take a major step toward attempts to curtail an alarming tobacco problem in the city, local pharmacists say they’re being unfairly targeted.

City’s restrictions on tobacco sales one step closer
April 13, 2011 – 1:54 am | Comments Off on City’s restrictions on tobacco sales one step closer

In what was at times an impassioned debate, city councilors came one step closer Tuesday evening to passing an ordinance that will place some significant restrictions on the sale of tobacco within the city, including a ban on the sale of tobacco products at pharmacies.