August 2017

“D o you like cookies”? I ask. “Well,” you answer coyly, “I’m trying to be “good” this month and avoid gluten. Plus, I just restarted my vegan diet, yet again, but I just love butter so much, I’m so bad, tee-hee….” Well, golly, TMI Tammy, that’s swell and all, and, you know, gluten-free kudos. But […]

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Cannabis-infused topicals represent an ideal solution for those seeking an effective natural and non-addictive way to treat joint pain, inflammation, and muscle soreness. Also, anecdotal evidence points to cannabis topicals as an aid in treating other ailments such as cramping, headaches, itching, dermatitis, and psoriasis. With the exception of transdermal patches and sensual lubricants, products […]

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Herb have been producing the highest quality cannabis-related content arguably on the web for years. Now it’s time for investment… The cutting-edge website just announced that they have managed to raise just over $4 million from companies such as Lerer Hippeau Ventures, Slow Ventures, Buddy Media, Bullpen Capital, Shiva Rajarama, and Liquid 2 Ventures. Owner of […]

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Whenever Staff Writer Harrison Grimwood posts new content, you’ll get an email delivered to your inbox with a link. Email notifications are only sent once a day, and only if there are new matching items. … read more at: http://www.tulsaworld.com/communities/catoosa/rogers-county-deputy-confiscates-pounds-of-marijuana-edibles-arrests-two/article_744e8c9e-6b72-5971-93e2-3bdaa7ed1d3c.html

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Four pounds of marijuana-infused edibles bearing Colorado Medical Cannabis labels, and a loaded gun, were seized in an arrest Monday night. Rogers County Sheriff’s Office arrested David Kelley and Jaquan Allen, of Lewisville and Grand Prairie, Texas, in the early morning hours Monday. Deputy Ronald Walker reports stopping the vehicle after seeing it merge without […]

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ANAHEIM, CALIF. —(August 25, 2017) — Cannabis Trainers, the company behind the first responsible cannabis vendor training program approved by state regulators anywhere in the world, has announced its expansion into the promising California cannabis market ahead of full legalization in 2018. Cannabis Trainers’ first California class, a ServSafe® food safety training tailored to the […]

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We get a lot of weed-related pitches at TechCrunch, but most of them don’t come with the pedigree of Herb‘s investors. Herb is announcing today that it has raised $4.1 million in seed funding led by Lerer Hippeau Ventures, with participation from Slow Ventures, Buddy Media co-founder Michael Lazerow, Bullpen Capital, Shiva Rajarama, Liquid 2 […]

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Even pot is making the pivot to video now. Herb, a publication focused on cannabis culture, just raised $4.1 million in seed funding led by Lerer Hippeau Ventures, a significant part of which will go to build out its video ambitions. One-fourth of Herb’s 40 staffers are making video now; the funding will help it […]

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HERB, a cannabis lifestyle website that isn’t nearly as good as the one you’re currently surfing, has raised $4.1 million in seed funding from investors. (And yes, pun intended.) While it’s no secret that the Green Rush—AKA the recent outpouring of revenue from and into the cannabis industry by and large—is hardly a new phenomenon, it seems […]

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