A three-alarm fire that tore through an upholstery shop in San Leandro Friday night was fully contained on Saturday afternoon, but officials are now concerned the building might collapse. No injuries were reported in the blaze, first reported about 8:30 p.m. Friday at Knops Upholstery Inc., 460 East 14th St. The structure is unstable and […]

Tyler Cooke has (almost) always lived in Northern California. His address may have changed over the years — Santa Rosa, Chico, Oakland — but his passion for the culinary arts has ensured there was never a reason to stray too far. Except for a fruitful period in the Southern Hemisphere. Long before Cooke was inventing […]

The state’s largest medical marijuana dispensary was the single biggest donor to Janet Mills’ gubernatorial inauguration. Gov. Janet Mills talks to a supporter before going onstage at her inaugural celebration at the Augusta Civic Center on Friday night. Wellness Connection of Maine, which runs four of the state’s eight licensed medical cannabis dispensaries, gave $25,000 […]

Among the general population, CBD is the most talked about and most sought after cannabis compound. The rising mainstream interest in CBD, along with continued research detailing its medical benefits, has the world more curious than ever about this non-intoxicating cannabinoid and its wide range of potential uses. For everyone from the seasoned CBD enthusiast […]

Attorney Matthew Abel is one of Michigan’s top marijuana advocates who founded the Cannabis Counsel law group in Detroit. Abel says the state’s legalization of marijuana in 2018 for recreational use is good for people and the economy. “It’s an opportunity to do a lot of good work all at the same time,” he says. […]