Del Mar joins list of cities regulating e-cigs

DEL MAR ­– Electronic cigarettes will be treated like their tobacco counterparts in Del Mar after council members unanimously agreed at the April 7 meeting to regulate the devices.

O’side joins list of cities to put restrictions on e-cigarettes

OCEANSIDE — Oceanside joined the ranks of like-minded cities, and initiated restrictions on electronic smoking devices on April 2.

E-cigarettes banned at San Diego County Fair

DEL MAR — Electronic cigarettes and other similar devices will not be allowed at the upcoming San Diego County Fair, which begins June 7, after the governing board of the Del Mar Fairgrounds voted 6-0 at its March 11 meeting to include them in a no-smoking policy.

County makes motions on e-cigarettes

REGION — In the professional medical opinions of two county personnel reporting to the Board of Supervisors Tuesday, they agreed that the county should cite the same authority for electronic smoking devices as they have currently in place for conventional cigarettes.

E-cig ban blazes forward

SOLANA BEACH — E-cigarette use is about to go up in smoke in Solana Beach after City Council, with a 4-0-1 vote at the Feb. 26 meeting, moved forward to prohibit the devices wherever traditional smoking is not allowed, such as at beaches, parks and the Coastal Rail Trail.

Encinitas looks to join chorus of cities restricting e-cigarettes

Encinitas looks to join chorus of cities restricting e-cigarettes

ENCINITAS — Puffing away with e-cigarettes in parks, restaurants and other public places could soon be a thing of the past in the city.

Solana Beach is latest city to snuff out e-cig use

SOLANA BEACH — Solana Beach is the latest city to take a stand against the use of electronic cigarettes, unanimously agreeing at the Feb. 12 meeting to prohibit them, and all similar devices, in all public places where smoking is banned.

San Diego County Fair to consider ban on e-cigarettes

DEL MAR — In 2013 the San Diego County Fair became the first comparable event of its size in Southern California to be completely smoke-free.

City looks to keep e-cigarettes out of the hands of minors

OCEANSIDE — City Council discussed ways to strengthen state laws and keep e-cigarettes out of the hands of minors at the Dec. 18 meeting.

Shops unite to oppose e-cigarette ban

Shops unite to oppose e-cigarette ban

CARLSBAD — Despite years of trying, Jason Delveccio could not find anything that would help him quit smoking and kick his addiction to Marlboro cigarettes.