Smokefree DC is a citizen-based group whose goal is to promote smokefree environments in Washington, DC.

Ocean City contemplates smokefree beaches

Ocean City, Md., is considering making its beaches smokefree, the Baltimore Sun reports.

A town resident brought the idea to the Council, saying that smoking on beaches doesn’t fit with the town’s family-friendly image. Now the Council will hold a hearing on the idea after the city’s Oct. 18 elections.

This may seem radical for the East [...]