Babylon votes to stub out smoking in public places

Smokers had better be mindful of where they light up in the Town of Babylon. The Town Board voted yesterday to widen its smoking ban

BABYLON - Smokers had better be mindful of where they light up in the Town of Babylon. The Town Board voted yesterday to widen its smoking ban to include public parks, beaches, playgrounds and pools. The town had previously outlawed smoking within 50 feet of town buildings. Violators could be fined up to $250.

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