2020

Ras Al Khaimah Ushers in 2021 With One of the World’s Largest Fireworks Displays Inspiring Hope and Confidence

RAS AL KHAIMAH, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Ras Al Khaimah New Year’s Eve Celebrations dazzled the world with a 10-minute fireworks show that underlined the UAE’s message of hope, peace and achievements, as the world … Source link

2020 in Review: Calm before the storm

Dylan Suttles, dylan.suttles@thetelegraph.com Published 11:01 am CST, Thursday, December 31, 2020 Customer line up in front of the HCI building in Collinsville on News Year’s Day to purchase cannabis legally. Customer line up in front of the HCI building in Collinsville on News Year’s Day to purchase cannabis legally. Customer line up in front of the

2020 – It’s finally over!: Pandemic, masks, mayoral recall, protests and pot were top local stories in 2020 | Kingman Daily Miner

The Miner staff voted on the top local stories of 2020, and naturally, after we scrambled for toilet paper along with everybody else, the coronavirus pandemic and its impacts topped the list. 1. Coronavirus Pandemic Life interrupted. The 20th year of the 21st century started with much promise, but an invisible virus was already spreading,

Illinois marijuana sales grew this year with legalization — and more is expected

The market in Illinois isn't yet mature, as more people learn about legalized marijuana, Melillo said. That's one reason the company is developing … Source link

Ontario finance minister Rod Phillips resigns over Caribbean vacation

On Wednesday, Mr Ford had said he learned of Mr Phillips travel two weeks ago, but said the minister “never told anyone” he was going to St Barts, according to CBC. Source link

Stability Cannabis Donates 515 Pounds of Food and Cash for 4,020 Meals to Regional Food Bank of Oklahoma

Stability Cannabis, one of Oklahoma’s largest vertically integrated medical marijuana companies, announced the donation as part of its StabilityGives charitable campaign.  “We had a two-part effort to support the Regional Food Bank.  First, our employees worked together to donate 515 pounds of nonperishable food.  Second, as a company we pledged to donate $5 for every

Illinois expunges nearly half a million cannabis cases as part of legalization

The expungement process is part of the state law that legalized licensed sales of marijuana starting in 2020. It's meant to reduce the impact of the war … Source link

Virginia-based National Black Farmers Association supports adult-use marijuana legalization in Commonwealth

MECKLENBURG Co., Va. – As we head into the new year, there’s continued talk of support of legalizing adult-use marijuana in Virginia. In November, Gov. Ralph Northam voiced his support of legalization, with a focus on equity. “Sometimes, communities of color are disproportionately impacted by what happens through the legalization, or when we haven’t had

30 new cases, including five linked to marine sector, Health News & Top Stories

The Government is reviewing precautionary measures for workers in the marine sector after five new community Covid-19 patients linked to the sector were announced yesterday. In a statement, the Ministry of Health (MOH) said it is “aggressively tracing and testing the close contacts of the community cases so as to ringfence these cases and prevent

First year of legal marijuana in Illinois generated big bucks but no new minority license holders

J.B. Pritzker grants pardons for people with low-level cannabis convictions during an event Dec. 31, 2019, at the Trinity United Church of Christ in … Source link