The archdiocese of Denver released a pastoral letter Friday condemning the spreading use of recreational marijuana, expressing "concern for the salvation of souls." A marijuana industry leader called the letter "disappointing" and "out of touch." The letter, written by Archbishop Samuel J. Aquila, "highlights challenges of broad acceptance of recreational pot." "I write to you … [Read more...] about Denver Archdiocese condemns marijuana in letter, industry leaders call it ‘disappointing’
The Denver Department of Excise & Licenses is continuing to serve warnings to event organizers who are hosting unlicensed cannabis-related activities. This past weekend on Aug. 19, the Stoner Cinema Pop-Up held an event featuring a cannabis-friendly movie experience featuring Grandma’s Boy (2006). The screening was held at Dreams Aren’t This Good, an event venue (which is … [Read more...] about Unlicensed Cannabis Events Prompt Crackdown by City of Denver
DENVER (KDVR) — Some of Denver’s neighborhoods are simply too tightly packed with marijuana. A release from Denver’s Department of Excise and Licenses shows which city neighborhoods are too full of marijuana businesses. Denver’s marijuana licensing program has tried to protect the areas with the heaviest concentration of marijuana stores and cultivation facilities from … [Read more...] about These Denver neighborhoods are at max pot capacity
The city of Denver is demanding the Church of Cannabis remove a statue that its co-founder says represents religious freedom and is used by its weed-smoking congregants for meditation. "I hope the city of Denver recognizes our right to exist and our right to have this religious effigy, this representation of the freedom of religion that all Americans should have," International … [Read more...] about International Church of Cannabis spars with liberal city — but it’s not because of drugs
DENVER — The Cannabis Experience, Colorado’s first licensed cannabis-friendly tour bus, is ready to roll in Denver. The Denver Department of Excise and Licenses, which issued the license Thursday, believes it may be the first and only licensed mobile marijuana hospitality establishment in the nation. The Cannabis Experience CEO Sarah Woodson and her husband, Terry, told … [Read more...] about Colorado’s first licensed cannabis-friendly tour bus ready to roll in Denver
DENVER — The Patterson Inn in Denver hopes to soon welcome Coloradans to smoke weed in its lounge, but there are still a few hurdles in the way. “This has the potential to open up a business no one has seen before,” said Patterson Inn owner Chris Chiari. Chiari says it's been a process to obtain a marijuana hospitality license. Right now, they are waiting for the city and … [Read more...] about Two Denver businesses hope to open marijuana smoking lounges by spring
By: Amy Wadas on Denver7 Colorado’s Department of Revenue says medical marijuana sales are continuing to drop. Experts are worried about people with health conditions having access to the treatment they need. They say patients are paying more in taxes for similar products at recreational facilities. “This is the lowest they've been since the legalization of recreational. I'm … [Read more...] about ‘There’s a real attack on the industry’: Medical marijuana sales continue to drop in Colorado
United Airlines will launch nonstop service between Hartford and Denver starting in May. Airport officials said United's Denver hub will be a convenient way to access other cities the airline serves. The service will commence on May 5, 2016 utilizing an Airbus 319 aircraft with 128 seats. The flight will depart Bradley at 8:04 a.m. and arrive in Denver at 10:23 a.m. Mountain … [Read more...] about Dabbin’ Dad field trip? United launches non-stop service between Hartford and Denver starting in May.