October 16, 2013

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention– Baronberg S, Dunn L, Nonas C, Dannefer R, Sacks R. The Impact of New York City’s Health Bucks Program on Electronic Benefit Transfer Spending at Farmers Markets, 2006–2009. Prev Chronic Dis 2013;10:130113. Introduction Increasing the accessibility and affordability of fresh produce is an important …

October 1, 2013

www.marketwatch.org — By GLOBE NEWSWIRE via COMTEX, Baltimore The nation’s most innovative policies for reducing childhood obesity were showcased at the 2013 Leadership for Healthy Communities Childhood Obesity Prevention Summit in Baltimore during Sept. 30 to Oct. 1. These highly successful policies to improve health and the local officials who …

July 14, 2011

By TOM FAHEY State House Bureau Chief CONCORD — A second legislative attempt to block local fire and planning officials from setting rules on residential sprinklers has been vetoed. Gov. John Lynch Wednesday vetoed Senate Bill 91, saying it intrudes too far on local authority. SB 91 bars towns and cities …