Tag: marijuana

Marijuana Legalization: A Challenging Opportunity

OpEd: We need to be equipped with the tools and information to be prepared.

Long Island Braces for NY To Legalize Recreational Marijuana

Long Island lawmakers are preparing for the likelihood that New York State legislators will pass a proposal to legalize recreational marijuana sometime in the near future.

Cuomo: Legalize Recreational Marijuana in NY in 2019

Gov. Andrew Cuomo urged New York State lawmakers to pass legislation to legalize recreational marijuana for adult use next year.

NY Wants To Hear Long Islanders’ Thoughts on Proposed Marijuana Legalization

New York State officials are inviting the public to share their thoughts on a proposal to legalize recreational marijuana during a pair of listening sessions on Long Island.

2 Men Sold California Marijuana on Long Island, DA Says

Detectives seized hundreds of pounds of 11 different strains of marijuana with names such as “Girl Scout Cookies,” “Death Star,” “Jack the Ripper” and “Green Crack.”

420 Celebrates Marijuana, But Why? What is 420?

In marijuana enthusiasts’ circles, today is a day of special celebration. Across the country and globe, devotees of the green, leafy cannabis plant are rejoicing—and smoking—en masse.

Cops: Man, 24, Crashed Car on Northern State, Had 3 Pounds...

A 24-year-old New York City man accused of driving while impaired by drugs when he crashed his Toyota SUV on the Northern State Wednesday...

Poll: Almost 9 in 10 NYers Support Legalizing Medical Marijuana

A majority of New Yorkers also back the legalization of small amounts of pot for recreational use, the poll found.

Glen Cove 43-lb. Pot Bust Nets 3 Arrests

The marijuana had a street value of up to $60,000, police said.

NY Medical Marijuana Bill Debated on Long Island

The Long Island Marijuana Summit was held Monday at a drug rehab facility in Amityville.