The auto industry in Detroit has been dismantled for decades, leaving the “Big Three,” General Motors, the Ford Motor Company, and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles US barely standing. Its neighborhoods have become a virtual wasteland of burned-out homes and empty fields. Unions were to blame, they said, but with Third World countries offering up cheap labor, […]

The relationship between cannabis and the brain is a meaty subject. Identifying the various ways cannabis affects the brain is complicated, and we’ve only just begun to unravel many of the mysteries. Most, perplexingly, there’s a lot of seemingly contradictory evidence out there. On the one hand, we’re inundated with messages that cannabis impairs a […]

The growing legalization of marijuana in the United States — 25 states and the District of Columbia have legalized cannabis in some form — has largely been an economic boon for both private and government interests. According to ArcView Market Research, a cannabis investment and research firm, retail sales of marijuana should reach $6.7 billion in […]

Edibles are a great way to consume weed, but making hash oil or weed butter can be a very time consuming task. Thankfully our resident weed expert, Abdullah Saeed, is here to show you how to make the firecracker, a really tasty edible that only requires a little pot, a toaster oven, some graham crackers, […]

(Photo: Nicole Disser) I might paint myself as sort of a lame if I say this, but I was slightly, completely terrified of what was going to transpire at the most recent iteration of an event that fell into my pipe (you could say) through the social media supply chain. You see, word on the street […]

Known for making mega-millions in the legal cannabis space, and having the models and massive amounts of extravagance that go along with it, one might think they know what to expect when first encountering Michael Straumietis, CEO of Advanced Nutrients, but there’s more than meets the eye.  Big Mike as he’s called due to his height, a towering 6’7, […]

As recreational marijuana use gains legal status in certain parts of the United States, pot-smoking food-industry types are finding increasingly impressive ways to implement weed into their cooking. There’s marijuana-infused Nutella, vodka, coffee, and so much more. And while pot butter has been a staple of the groovy baking world, someone has come up with a new ingredient […]

TRENTON — People with debilitating illnesses who believe they could be helped by marijuana have a unique opportunity to ask the state Health Department to consider adding a condition to the list that would qualify them for medical cannabis program. Health Commissioner Cathleen Bennett on Tuesday announced people could go to the department’s website and download […]