• NYS Tobacco Control Saves Lives and Money

    NYS Tobacco Control Saves Lives and Money

    Things are already under way in Meeting Room 1 of the Empire State Plaza where representatives of Advancing Tobacco-Free Communities, Reality Check, and Health Systems for a Tobacco-Free New York along with volunteer youth leaders are available read more »
  • Smiles Abound at Smoke-Free Movie Night!

    Smiles Abound at Smoke-Free Movie Night!

    Last night, more than 200 people came out for Reality Check's Family Movie Night at Afrim's in Colonie. The event featured a free screening of the family-friendly and smoke-free movie Up, along with free pizza, snacks, face painting and read more »
  • FREE Smoke-Free Movie Night!!

    FREE Smoke-Free Movie Night!!

    Looking for something fun and free to do over February Break? Grab the kids and head over to Afrim’s Sports on Wednesday, February 18 @ 5:00pm for a FREE showing of the adventure-packed, award-winning, and smoke-free movie, UP! [caption read more »
  • Albany rings in the new year with tobacco-free parks!

    Albany rings in the new year with tobacco-free parks!

    As of January 1, 2015, Albany city park visitors will be able to breathe easier when all city parks become tobacco-free. What a great way to ring in the new year! Tobacco-free signage can't go up until the ground thaws. . .brrrr. . .it's too read more »
  • City of Schenectady considers limiting tobacco sales near schools

    City of Schenectady considers limiting tobacco sales near schools

    The City of Schenectady is considering a local ordinance that would prohibit new retail stores from selling tobacco within 1000 feet of any primary, secondary or private school. They are also considering limiting window signage to no more than read more »