At their meeting this week, the Harrietstown Town Board voted unanimously to look into passing anti-smoking “policies and ordinances in all appropriate town-owned properties”. You can read the full article in the Adirondack Daily Enterprise Harrietstown Councilman Jim Murnane (photo: Adirondack Daily Enterprise)
Taking the elevator is not the only choice at the Franklin County Courthouse and Franklin County DSS buildings in Malone. The Heart Network’s Creating Healthy Schools and Communities grant recently paid for a number of elevator clings (pictured) using positive messages to urge employees and visitors...Read more
On Earth Day, April 22nd, more than a billion people in 180 countries around the world will commit to making the world a better place through environmental protection. Which is why the highly respected Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics, and the country’s largest nonprofit organization dedicated to tobacco control, The Legacy Foundation, have Read the Rest…
The Center for Science in the Public Interest recently released a report, “Kids Meals: Obesity on the Menu“. The study examined 50 different chain restaurants in the united states and compared all 3,489 different kids menu options at those chains. They found that 97% of the available kids menu options at large chain restaurants do Read the Rest…
[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FfXgmHihfWk] During the month of April, the Legacy Foundation and Leave No Trace will come together to raise awareness of the effects of Cigarette Butt litter, in honor of Earth Day on April 22nd. This PSA and more is available at www.rethinkbutts.org.