Michigan’s largest cannabis dispensary is opening in a former Mexican restaurant | Canna-Business | Detroit

click to enlarge Courtesy photo A former Mexican restaurant on the outskirts of Lakeview Square Mall in Battle Creek is the largest cannabis dispensary in Michigan. A former Don Pablo’s Mexican restaurant in Battle Creek that has been vacant for nine years will soon be reborn as Michigan’s largest cannabis dispensary. Pure Roots is behind … Read more

Quality Roots opens dispensary in Waterford Township | Canna-Business | Detroit

click to enlarge Courtesy of Quality Roots A rendering of the new Quality Roots dispensary in Waterford Township. Local cannabis dispensary chain Quality Roots is set to open its latest location in Waterford Township on Tuesday. The store is planning a grand opening celebration starting at 11 a.m. at the store, located at 1700 Tull … Read more

Opinion: Gonez Media buying Now Magazine reflects sad times for alternative weeklies

Alt-weekly Toronto Now was recently acquired by Gonez Media.Fernando Morales/The Globe and Mail Graham Isador is a writer and photographer based in Toronto. Last week I received an e-mail from a PR agency touting the future of Now magazine. The Toronto alt-weekly has been acquired by Gonez Media, fronted by television personality and YouTuber Brandon … Read more

Black woman-owned dispensary is among first equity shops to sell adult-use weed in Detroit | Cannabis News | Detroit

click to enlarge Randiah Camille Green House of Zen in Detroit. Detroit’s House of Zen was abuzz with excitement on a cloudy Friday afternoon. Laughs and friendly chatter filled the cozy cannabis dispensary at 14501 Mack Ave. as it began recreational cannabis sales for the first time. Teri Hargrave, who owns and operates the shop … Read more

Solventless rosin vape cartridges offer ‘clean’ weed | One Hitters | Detroit

click to enlarge Courtesy photo Glorious Cannabis recently launched a line of Icewater Bubble Hash Rosin. You’ve probably heard of “clean” eating, or choosing fresh, unprocessed, chemical-free food. But what about “clean” weed? That’s the idea behind a wave of new products hitting the cannabis space in recent months. Rochester Hills-based Glorious Cannabis recently launched … Read more

Icewear Vezzo will perform at inaugural cannabis awards ceremony in Detroit | Cannabis News | Detroit

click to enlarge Kahn Santori Davison Icewear Vezzo. The Weed Bar Award Show may be the first cannabis event of its kind in Detroit. Rather than focusing on the bud itself, the inaugural celebration aims to show “cultural appreciation” for brands and retailers positively impacting the weed industry. Presented by STIIZY, the Weed Bar Award … Read more

Detroit’s Cloud Cannabis is now offering adult-use sales | Cannabis News | Detroit

click to enlarge Courtesy photo Cloud Cannabis is now open for adult-use sales at its Detroit location. Adult-use cannabis sales are finally legal in Detroit, which means we no longer have to drive to the suburbs to get our weed. Approved dispensaries that previously required medical cards are rolling out recreational sales, including Cloud Cannabis. … Read more

You can finally buy legal weed in Detroit | Cannabis News | Detroit

click to enlarge Randiah Camille Green House of Dank’s Fort Street location is one of the first adult-use dispensaries in Detroit. At long last, licensed dispensaries are allowed to sell adult-use cannabis in Detroit. The city’s first dispensaries to sell cannabis for recreational use opened for business on Wednesday to anyone age 21 or older, … Read more

More young children are eating cannabis edibles by mistake, study finds | Cannabis News | Detroit

click to enlarge Shutterstock THC-infused gummies in the shape of a cannabis plant. A growing number of children in the U.S. have accidentally consumed cannabis-infused edibles in recent years, according to a new study. The report, published Tuesday in the journal Pediatrics, analyzed data from the National Poison Data System. It found a staggering 1,375% … Read more

Michigan’s cannabis prices have hit an all-time low | Cannabis News | Detroit

click to enlarge Shutterstock The price of pot has decreased 50% since last year. According to the Michigan Cannabis Regulatory Agency, the price of pot is the lowest it’s ever been in the state. In November, the average price of weed was $95.12 per oz., a 50% decrease from the same time last year, or … Read more