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Mars Hill Students ‘Kick Butts’ with After School Activity

Mars Hill Students ‘Kick Butts’ with After School Activity

| March 26, 2015

On Wednesday, detectives descended on the Mars Hill IGA. 15 pint-sized private-eyes scouring the aisles, on a deadly mission. Now our detectives today weren’t necessarily looking for clues, but rather signs, much like these tobacco advertisements that were placed near gum and candy racks, where they are easily in the eye-line of young Children. “It’s for […]

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Walking at Walmart

Walking at Walmart

| April 17, 2014

The only thing you need is a pair of tennis shoes and the mentality to start living a healthier lifestyle. “The Healthy Maine partnerships were looking at ways to incorporate regular exercise into most adults daily lives. And we all know that most days they should work out at least 30 minutes. So with the […]

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Local Businesses Attend First Ever County Tobacco Conference

Local Businesses Attend First Ever County Tobacco Conference

| April 10, 2014

Businesses were learning how to minimize the complaints of second hand smoke and remain compliant with Maine smoking laws. Shawn Cunningham explains. Workplaces that are smoke free aren’t just complying with Maine law, but they’re healthier environments for workers…and boast cost effective benefits say antitobacco education advocates. Sarah Mayberry is the Program Director for the Breathe Easy […]

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