Too Smart To Start. In the News http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/ News Items. en-us tsts@macrointernational.com tsts@macrointernational.com 60 [CT] 'Positive Choices' Campaign Promotes Above The Influence Day http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4523 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT On October 17, the Hamden Youth Advisory Council’s Positive Choices Campaign will promote Above the Influence Day, a day mean to raise awareness about alcohol and drug use. [PA] Town Hall Meeting On Alcohol Gives Advice To Parents, Students http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4522 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT A town hall meeting hosted by Community Health Council of Lebanon County gave parents and students advice about how to avoid underage drinking. [WI] State Appeals Court Overturns Ruling Involving Green County Party http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4521 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT A state appeals court has ruled that the state law that allows minors to drink with their parents does not apply when parents are not supervising. [WI] Northern WI Tribe Awarded Grant http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4518 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT The Lac du Flambeau Tribe of Vilas County in northern Wisconsin has been awarded a $380,000 grant from OJJDP to prevent underage drinking. [CA] Sanctions Proposed For Adults Who Allow Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4519 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT Dale City is considering a social host ordinance in response to a recent survey. [NJ] Verona Council Considers Opening Community Center http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4520 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT The Verona Township Council is considering opening the community center on Saturdays in an effort to prevent underage drinking. [IA] Coordinator says victories show as grant ends http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4517 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT Three years after a grant was awarded to the community and is about to end, reports show underage drinking awareness has increased. [NJ] Pennsville Township Students Make A Statement On Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4516 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT Students in Pennsville placed more than 400 pinwheels on the school's lawn, in order to raise awareness about underage drinking. [DE] Race Promotes Awareness About Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4515 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT On October 9, the University of Delaware along with local law enforcement sponsored a 5K race to raise awareness about underage and binge drinking. [GA] GUIDE Takes Steps To Help Keep Alcohol From Minors http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4514 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT GUIDE along with the Gwinnett County Police Department conducted one of its quarterly compliance checks. [AZ] Town Hall Discourages Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4513 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT A town hall meeting was held with students, parents, local leaders, and law enforcement to discuss the dangers and consequences of underage drinking. [CA] Merced Efforts To Curb Underage Drinking To Expand http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4510 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT The Merced Community Violence Intervention and Prevention Task Force hosted a free training for area business owners to teach them about how to check for proper IDs. [WV] Community Connections Gets 2 Underage Drinking Grants http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4511 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT Community Connections received two EUDL grants. The money will be used to create programs to help prevent underage drinking. [CA] Seaside Passes Ordinance To Curtail Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4512 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT Seaside passed a social host ordinance. [MO] Too Young To Buy Too Young To Drink http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4509 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT A local alcohol retailer has been recognized for its efforts in preventing the sale of alcohol to minors. [MA] MADD Honors Amherst Police Department With Department Of Month Award http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4508 Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:00:00 GMT MADD Massachusetts recognized the Amherst Police Department for its efforts in reducing underage drinking.