Too Smart To Start. In the News http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/ News Items. en-us tsts@macrointernational.com tsts@macrointernational.com 60 [NY] Legislation Would Make Powdered Alcohol Illegal, Cites Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4471 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT Senator Schumer is proposed that the FDA bans powdered alcohol due to the likelihood of it being consumed by minors. [AL] 100 Percent Alcohol Compliance By South Mobile Stores http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4472 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT Retailers in south Mobile were targeted in compliance checks, and all 23 stores passed. [OK] Underage Drinking Costly To Oklahomans http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4470 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT In 2010, underage drinking cost Oklahomans $831 million. [NV] NITC To Continue With Changes To Curg Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4469 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT The Boys and Girls Club in Mason Valley is working the police to help prevent underage drinking at next year's Night in the Country concert. [WY] Teen Drinking Rises Sharply At 115 CFD http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4468 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT Cheyenne police are reporting a higher incidence of underage drinking during this year's Frontier Days, compared to last year. [VA] Students Stand Agains Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4465 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT Leaders from the CHILL Youth Task Force and Rocky Mount Police Department engaged in a sticker shock campaign. [TX] MADD Urges Texas Parents To Send A Clear 'No Alcohol' Message To Underage Children Before They Head Back To School http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4466 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT MADD in Texas urged parents to send a clear message to their kids about not engaging in underage drinking. [CT] Police See Drop In Underage Drinking At Summer Concerts http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4467 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT The Hartford Police Department reported there have been fewer underage drinking citations issued at concerts this summer, compared to the previous one. [MI] Woodhaven Council Adopts Underage Drinking, Tobacco Ordinance http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4464 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT The city council in Woodhaven adopted an ordinance that specifically targets underage drinkers and underage people who use tobacco. [WA] New Group Takes On Local Underage Drinking, Drugging http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4462 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT On August 5, a new group, W2 for Drug Free Youth, debuted. It's focus is the prevention of underage drinking and other drug use. [MS] Sticker Shock Brings Awareness To Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4463 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT Middle and high school students engaged in a sticker shock campaign in Jackson County, to raise awareness about underage drinking. Television and Magazine Advertisements Significantly Influence Underage Drinkers, Study Finds http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4461 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT According to a study by CAMY and Boston University ads on television and in magazines can have a great influence on underage drinkers than anything else. [ME] Portland Campaign Against Underage Drinking Targets Youth, Sellers, Parents http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4460 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT 21 Reasons is working with retailers to improve responsible beverage service and is turning to parents and universities to talk about the dangers of underage and binge drinking. [NE] Underage Drinking Enforcement Finds Adults Providing Alcohol To Minors http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4459 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT Compliance checks were conducted in Douglas County. Of the 113 establishments that were visited, only 13 failed. [AK] February Fatality Prompts Status On Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4457 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT After the death of an underage drinker in February, the Anchorage police is working on reducing underage drinking, in a state where 60% of high school students drink. [IA] ASAC Aims To Curb Drinking Issues With Alcohol Policy Risk Assessments http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=4458 Tue, 12 Aug 2014 12:00:00 GMT The Area Substance Abuse Council is working in Cedar Rapids to teach businesses about the importance of responsible beverage service.