Singer Denroy Morgan did the 1981 smash single I’ll Do Anything for You. Some of his 32 children are in the Grammy-winning band Morgan Heritage. As a member of the Ethiopian Orthodox Coptic Church of North and South America, Morgan is acutely aware of the empowerment ganja potentially holds for Rastafarians and others and feels […]

The Hill: Opioid Treatment Plans Must Include A Trauma-Informed Approach The S.2680 Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018, introduced by the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee (HELP), and the Helping to End Addiction and Lessen (HEAL) Substance Use Disorders Act of 2018, introduced by the Senate Committee on Finance, aim to improve the […]

BYRON TOWNSHIP – Residents will be prohibited from using tobacco and marijuana products, including e-cigarettes and vaping devices, in all recreational areas and public places owned by the township once an ordinance passed by the Township Board this week officially goes into effect next month. Trustees unanimously approved the ordinance, which supplements the Parks Ordinance […]

PEABODY — The pot is still stirring as the city tries to determine where to allow a medical marijuana facility in the community. The city held an ad hoc Medical Marijuana Committee meeting Thursday to discuss the host fee agreements. There are currently two host agreements and both the city and private company Wellness Connection […]

The federal government’s much-debated legislation to legalize marijuana is being punted back to the Senate, it was confirmed on Wednesday, with a few key changes in its wording and a stern warning from the prime minister that Conservative senators should quit playing “games.”WATCH: Stick with your dealer? Or buy pot legally? How legalization will affect […]

LISBON (Reuters) – Portugal’s parliament overwhelmingly approved a bill on Friday to legalize marijuana-based medicines, after rejecting earlier proposals to allow patients to grow the drug at home. FILE PHOTO: A flowering marijuana plant is pictured at the Canopy Growth Corporation facility in Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada, January 4, 2018. REUTERS/Chris Wattie/File PhotoPortugal decriminalized the […]

If there’s one thing that almost every person in the world can agree on, it’s that we’re all stressed. And whether they be small stressors like getting stuck in traffic, or large sources of stress like losing a loved one, we encounter stress in one form or another on a daily basis. Fascinating research has […]

BYRON TOWNSHIP – Residents will be prohibited from using tobacco and marijuana products, including e-cigarettes and vaping devices, in all recreational areas and public places owned by the township once an ordinance passed by the Township Board this week officially goes into effect next month. Trustees unanimously approved the ordinance, which supplements the Parks Ordinance […]

The Hill: Opioid Treatment Plans Must Include A Trauma-Informed Approach The S.2680 Opioid Crisis Response Act of 2018, introduced by the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee (HELP), and the Helping to End Addiction and Lessen (HEAL) Substance Use Disorders Act of 2018, introduced by the Senate Committee on Finance, aim to improve the […]