Star Store Granted to Bishop’s Store

(Jackman/May 2014)– Somerset Public Health has announced that Bishop’s Storehas been recognized as a “Star Store” for their efforts to curb marketing of tobacco to youth. The objective of the Star Store program is to reduce the amount of minors’ exposure to tobacco promotional messaging in retail stores, such as special price and discount signage,… Continue Reading »

Madison Playground Becomes Tobacco-Free!

     This May, the Town of Madison Selectmen passed a new tobacco policy for the Madison Public Playground. The policy was developed to decrease the amount of tobacco being used at and around the playground. By creating this policy, the Town of Madison has helped the efforts of decreasing secondhand smoke to all individuals and… Continue Reading »