Tag archive for ‘marijuana’
By Staff On Thursday, September 26th, 2019

Pennsylvania governor backs legalizing recreational marijuana use

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf announced Wednesday that he supports legalizing recreational marijuana, and called on the Republican-controlled Legislature to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana and authorize More...

By Staff On Thursday, July 11th, 2019

Anxiety disorders now qualify for medical marijuana in Pennsylvania

Starting July 20, anxiety disorders and Tourette syndrome will be qualifying medical conditions under Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program. Pennsylvania Health Secretary Dr. Rachel Levine said Thursday More...

By Staff On Thursday, December 20th, 2018

Plumstead marijuana dispensary gets green light from state

(file photo) Restore Integrative Wellness Center LLC is set to open at 812 N. Easton Road in Plumstead Township after receiving a permit from the Pennsylvania Department of Health on Tuesday. It’s one More...

By Staff On Saturday, July 21st, 2018

Pennsylvania auditor general: State could collect $581M in taxes yearly by legalizing pot

By Dave Lemery | Watchdog.org Pennsylvania’s auditor general is confident that he has a proposal that will make the state’s bruising budget battles a thing of the past and allow the funding of a whole host of More...

By Staff On Sunday, July 6th, 2014

Opinion: Prompt Action is Necessary on Medical Cannabis Proposal

A Senate Law and Justice Committee public hearing on PA Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Act By Senator Chuck McIlhinney Senate Law and Justice Committee Chairman The Senate Law and Justice Committee recently More...

By Staff On Friday, May 9th, 2014

PA Senate committee continues focus on ‘prompt legislative action’ on medical marijuana bill

Following an “informative” hearing earlier this year regarding legislation to legalize the use of cannabis for medicinal purposes, the Senate Law and Justice Committee will hold a second public hearing More...

By Charlie Sahner On Friday, November 9th, 2012

New Hope smoke shop In the Joint busted

Smoking accessory shop In the Joint at 115 S. Main St. was busted Friday night in what appeared to be a large joint law enforcement operation involving local and county units. Boxes of inventory were removed by More...