Too Smart To Start. In the News http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/ News Items. en-us tsts@macrointernational.com tsts@macrointernational.com 60 [MT] Ordinance Aims to Curb Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=5088 Tue, 24 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT Missoula County is trying to increase awareness about the county's social host ordinance, in an effort to reduce underage drinking. Frat Brothers Are Immune to Alcohol Intervention Programs, Study Suggests http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=5086 Tue, 24 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT A study published in Health Psychology suggests fraternity members who party hard are not likely to be affected by alcohol intervention programs. [TX] Town Hall Focuses on Underage Drinking in Williamson County http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=5087 Tue, 24 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT LifeSteps Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition of Williamson County hosted a town hall meeting during National Prevention Week, to raise awareness about underage drinking. [NJ] Princeton: Assemblyman Gusciora Says Town Should Have a Law Prohibiting Teen Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=5085 Tue, 24 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT A state assemblyman has said his town should enact an ordinance that would prevent teen drinking on private property. [MO] Drug Council to Host Town Hall on Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=5084 Tue, 24 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT On May 24, the Laclede County Drug Council will host a town hall meeting to address underage drinking in the community. [AL] Council on Substance Abuse Hosts Underage Drinking Town Hall http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=5083 Tue, 24 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT On May 18, the Council on Substance Abuse held a town hall meeting at city hall, to raise awareness about underage drinking. [NY] Partnership for Drug-Free Kids Launches #GotYorBack Campaign to Raise Awareness http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=5082 Tue, 24 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT The Partnership for Drug-Free Kids launched #GotYourBack, peer focused campaign to raise awareness about underage and binge drinking. [CA] Southern California Middle School Students Exposed to More than 3 Alcohol Ads Each Day http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=5080 Tue, 17 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT A new study shows adolescents in Southern California are exposed to an average of 3.1 alcohol ads everyday. African Americans and Hispanics are regularly exposed to the highest number. [MT] Experts: Parents Play a Big Role in Preventing Underage Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=5081 Tue, 17 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT Officials in Montana are encouraging parents to have more conversations with their children about underage drinking and substance abuse, as research has shown these conversations have a positive effect. [IA] Iowa Dept. of Health Aims to Reduce Teen Drinking http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=5079 Tue, 17 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT The Iowa Department of Health is taking advantage of National Prevention Week to raise awareness about underage drinking. [LA] Town Meeting to Prevent Underage Drinking set for May 18 http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=5078 Tue, 17 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT On May 18, the STL PROUD Coalition and St Landry Children and Youth Services Planning Board is hosting a Communities Talk: Town Hall Meeting to Prevent Underage Drinking. [CA] Hermosa Beach Targets Teen Drinking with Social Host Ordinance http://www.toosmarttostart.samhsa.gov/newsroom/InTheNews.aspx?id=5077 Tue, 17 May 2016 12:00:00 GMT On April 26, the Hermosa Beach City Council voted unanimously to enact a social host ordinance.