October 2017

(Photo: Getty Images) VERIFY – YOU’VE GOT QUESTIONS, WE’LL FIND ANSWERS A 9NEWS project to make sure what you’ve heard is true, accurate, verified. Want us to verify something for you? Email verify@9news.com THE QUESTION New Jersey is warning parents to check kid’s trick-or-treat buckets for candy infused with marijuana.  The New Jersey Attorney General […]

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Another city council meeting, another spirited discussion about cannabis, another incremental step towards finalizing the Cloverdale cannabis ordinance. The Oct. 24 meeting started out with local member of the cannabis industry Lou Bevaros inquiring as to why the new city timeline showed the Request For Proposal process for dispensaries being pushed into the beginning of […]

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Top photo: Small cannabis branches that have been prepared for use in tissue culture are stored in sealed plastic containers. Front Range Biosciences may be a start-up, but it looks more like an established research company. That’s because the Colorado-based agricultural biotech company has the backing of an acclaimed agricultural research university to help launch […]

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As marijuana slowly enjoys wider public and legal acceptance, there’s still a lot to be learned about the plant. Scientists at the University of California Davis—one of the top agricultural research institutions—have started a new project to map the cannabis genome. They’re not the first to study cannabis genomics, but they’re less interested in weed […]

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A MetroWest police chief who sits on the state’s Cannabis Advisory Board is warning parents to search their children’s Halloween bags tonight for pot edibles hiding among the candy bars, but a pro-marijuana activist insists the cop is just blowing smoke. Walpole police Chief John Carmichael Jr. tweeted out an advisory to parents last week, […]

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Culture Baked to Perfection: Ganja-Green Lemonade to Keep You Quenched and Lifted This Halloween Ron Silver, founder of Bubby’s restaurant and edibles company Relevant Innovations, shares a recipe for his fast-acting infused lemonade and explains why any stigma against pot can “go fuck itself.” … read more at: https://merryjane.com/culture/mother-knows-best-how-to-turn-leftover-halloween-candy-into-cannabis-edibles

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