Posts Tagged ‘smoking’

Compromise Plan to Place No Smoking Signs at Town Recreation Areas

Where there’s smoke, there won’t be Derry children, thanks to a concerned mother and Acting Town Administrator Larry Budreau. At the Jan. 22 Council meeting, Budreau reported on a piece of old business, when Nicole Bump, a Derry mother of young children, expressed concern about smoking at town parks and playgrounds. The Town Council had […]

State Scores High in Disease Control, Health Ranking

New Hampshire is the best state in the nation for controlling diseases and the fifth best for its overall ranking. There was little in the recent United Health Foundation report that surprised Garrett Simonsen, coordinator for the Derry Regional Public Health Network. The positives in the report included a decrease in smoking, an improved high […]