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Local partnership brews up cannabis-infused beer
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Local partnership brews up cannabis-infused beer
Long Live Beerworks partnered with local dispensary Rooted In to release a cannabis-infused IPA at a launch at their Roxbury taproom, where about 150 patrons sampled the latest merger of beer and bud.
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Cannabis panel appointee aims to increase equity amid turbulence
Ryan Dominguez, a longtime advocate for equity in the cannabis industry, was appointed last week to the state’s Cannabis Social Equity Advisory Board.
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Cannabis Control Commission scraps social consumption pilot program, adopts new approach
The state’s Cannabis Control Commission on Monday took a step its members said would help streamline the process for getting cannabis cafes and marijuana lounges up and running in Massachusetts.
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Tito Jackson’s dispensary opens downtown
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Tito Jackson’s dispensary opens downtown
Apex Noire, the cannabis dispensary headed by former City Councilor and mayoral candidate Tito Jackson, celebrated its grand opening Saturday.
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Crime, cannabis, schools on Council agenda
In their first meeting of 2023, Boston City Council members offered up what amounts to at least a partial agenda for the new year.
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Proposed cannabis business sparks opposition
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Proposed cannabis business sparks opposition
Local religious leaders and community members gathered Nov. 9 to object to the proposed construction of a cannabis warehouse and courier service that would be built in Grove Hall.
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Edwards wants ZBA out of cannabis decisions
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Edwards wants ZBA out of cannabis decisions
Boston City Councilor Lydia Edwards held a hearing July 6 on two ordinances that mainly bring zoning decision-making for marijuana businesses under the authority of the Boston Cannabis Board (BCB), which was created in 2019 to facilitate the licensing of these businesses and maintain equity during the process.
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City Councilor criticizes Zoning Board's decisions on cannabis businesses
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City Councilor criticizes Zoning Board's decisions on cannabis businesses
District 1 City Councilor Lydia Edwards is looking to boost the Boston Cannabis Commission’s role in approving new marijuana businesses by removing the Zoning Board of Appeal from the process.
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Cannabis 101: What to know about choosing the right strain from 100 possibilities
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Cannabis 101: What to know about choosing the right strain from 100 possibilities
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Black-owned cannabis businesses move forward
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Black-owned cannabis businesses move forward
Equity programs and community supporters are boosting Black business owners to the forefront of the cannabis community
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