The booming new marijuana industry has an image problem. Not with government officials and the public — but with other businesses.
Recreational marijuana sellers are reaching out to novice cannabis users with a raft of edible products that impart a milder buzz and make it easy for inexperienced customers to find a dose they won’t regret taking.
Tired of Cheech & Chong pot jokes and ominous anti-drug campaigns, the marijuana industry and activists are starting an ad blitz in Colorado aimed at promoting moderation and the safe consumption of pot.
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock was in Amsterdam Friday night with the city’s leaders wanting his input as they consider implementing marijuana policies similar to Denver’s.
Denver is set to host the third annual Sports Authority Rock ‘n’ Roll Denver Marathon & ½ Marathon in September and this year a new charity is benefiting from the run.