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Harborside Wins Best Dispensary in California!
Oakland, Calif., Dec. 15, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Harborside is proud to be selected “Best Dispensary” by the San Francisco Chronicle’s 2018 GreenState Cannabis Awards! The first-ever awards honor exceptional performance throughout the cannabis industry.
Gala Serves Guests Cannabis-Infused Feast in Sonoma County
Veronica De La Cruz reports on NorCal Canna Cuisine gala served by renowned cannabis cook Jeff the 420 Chef, who is an expert in cannabis-infused foods.
‘Green Rush’ in Salinas Valley Turns Fields From Chrysanthemums to Cannabis
A beloved but beleaguered landscape is now sprouting new luxury greenhouses, fueled by a dream of marijuana riches that is changing the people and produce of this corner of Steinbeck Country.
Has Recreational Marijuana Use Become Too Big to Jail?
Enforcing marijuana laws: FNC’s Alicia Acuna on concerns the Trump Administration may get tougher on enforcement of federal laws against recreational marijuana use.
Historic Debate on Drugs at Oxford Union in Great Britain
OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 14, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — In a forward thinking move, Oxford has invited American cannabis leader, advocate and educator Steve DeAngelo, to participate in a debate on drugs.
National Marijuana Leaders Land Sundance Film Festival & Chef Dance Event Cannabis Author & Pioneer Steve DeAngelo of Harborside To Speak in Park City
OAKLAND, Calif., Jan. 19, 2017 /Weed Wire/ — Steve DeAngelo, named by Fortune Magazine as one of the Top 7 Most Powerful People in the cannabis industry, will speak at “Arcview’s Future of Cannabis” event on January 21, 22 & 23 in Park City, UT during Sundance Film Festival’s Chef Dance.
Institutional Cannabis: An Economic Timeline
Institutional interest is emerging. Data has become available and it’s time to start telling the story of the marijuana economy.
VICE News Gives An Inside Look Into Cali After Prop 64
VICE News’ Dexter Thomas talks to Steve DeAngelo, Executive Director of Harborside Health Center in California, and gives viewers an inside look at what legal weed looks like post Election Day.
Bipartisan Landslide Win for National Cannabis “Referendum”
OAKLAND, Nov. 9, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — In the midst of the most divisive election in living history the issue of cannabis reform has united voters across the nation.
Harborside Changes the Face of Cannabis…Again! Nation’s Model Cannabis Dispensary Celebrates 10 Years of Success with Bold Rebranding
OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 4, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Harborside Health Center (now known simply as “Harborside”), the nation’s model cannabis company, celebrates its 10-year anniversary this week with an innovative design rebrand that will reinvent the original industry standard Harborside pioneered a decade ago, and has since been adopted nationwide.
New West Summit 2.0 – The Future of Cannabis Technology, Investment and Media Featuring Richard Branson & “The Voice of Siri”
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept. 15, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — On Oct 14th & 15th, The 2016 New West Summit 2.0 takes place at The Hyatt Regency in San Francisco.
Harborside Heath Center Initiates Delivery Of United Cannabis Corporation Products
DENVER, July 13, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — United Cannabis Corporation (OTCQB: CNAB) (the “Company” or “United Cannabis”) today announced that its partner, the nation’s model cannabis dispensary, Harborside Health Center (“Harborside”), has made delivery of its full-spectrum cannabinoid therapy protocol – Prana Bio Nutrient Medicinals – and its Bubbleman affiliated products available to customers in 35 cities and municipalities in the State of California, including Oakland, Alameda, Berkeley, San Leandro and Emeryville.
Terra Tech Corp. to Exhibit at the NCIA Cannabis Business Summit & Expo
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., June 16, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Terra Tech Corp. (OTCQX: TRTC) (“Terra Tech”) or (the “Company”), a vertically integrated cannabis-focused agriculture company, today announced that its CEO, Derek Peterson, will be attending the NCIA Cannabis Business Summit & Expo June 20th – 22nd 2016 at the Oakland Marriott City Center in Oakland California.
Court is in Session – Harborside vs. the IRS
OAKLAND, Calif., /Weed Wire/ — Court is in session today June 6, through Friday June 10, leaders from Harborside Health Center are once again challenging the federal government, this time in Tax Court at the Federal Building, 450 Golden Gate Avenue in San Francisco, from 10am to 5pm.
Cannabis: The Worst Kept Secret in Athletics
For years, cannabis use has been the worst kept secret in athletics. It’s widespread in just about every amateur and professional arena from universities to the Olympics to the major leagues.
Green Flower Media Announcing The 100% FREE Virtual Cannabis Entrepreneur Summit May 21-22
OJAI, Calif., May 12, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Green Flower Media, is bringing together 30+ of the world’s most successful cannabis entrepreneurs, experts, and investors during the Virtual Cannabis Entrepreneur Summit.
Feds Drop Forfeiture Case Against Harborside Health Center
On May 3, 2016, the United States dropped its case against Harborside Health Center, a nonprofit medical marijuana dispensary in Oakland, California, as reported by KGO-TV.
Historic Agreement Reached to End Federal Forfeiture Case Against Harborside
OAKLAND, Calif., May 3, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Today Harborside’s Executive Director Steve DeAngelo and lead attorney Henry Wykowski, with city officials on board, will present the facts of the dismissal and take questions during a press conference on the steps of Oakland’s City Hall.
Cannabis Learning Academy Offers Course By Steve DeAngelo Of Harborside Health Center
OAKLAND, Calif., April 26, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — Steve DeAngelo, just named one of the Top 7 most Powerful Marijuana Industry Leaders by Fortune Magazine, is making his decades of cannabis expertise globally available with a new series of online courses produced by Green Flower Media.
7 Most Powerful People in America’s Marijuana Industry
America’s marijuana industry has bloomed in recent years with voters in more and more states voting to legalize pot in some form as public opinion on the drug seems to evolve with each generation.
United Cannabis Corporation Subsidiary Enters Business Partnership With Harborside Health Center
DENVER, March 28, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — United Cannabis Corporation (OTCQB: CNAB) (the “Company” or “United Cannabis”) today announced that its subsidiary UCANN California Corporation (“UCANN CA”) has entered into a partnership with the Harborside Health Center (“Harborside”), for the production and distribution of the United Cannabis-branded Prana Bio Nutrient Medicinals and its Bubbleman affiliated products in the State of California.
The 420 Games Invade Los Angeles on the Santa Monica Pier
SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 17, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — The 420 Games’ first event of 2016 takes place March 26th at the Santa Monica Pier.
420 GAMES Invade Los Angeles
SANTA MONICA, Calif. Feb. 19, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — This March, The 420 Games will debut in Los Angeles, the first leg of a four-state, six-city tour.
Get Game-Ready During Harborside Health Center’s ‘BIG BOWL’ WEEKEND!
OAKLAND, Calif., Feb. 4, 2016 /Weed Wire/ — More than a million visitors are heading to the Bay Area to participate in Super Bowl 50 festivities and Harborside Health Center, the area’s largest cannabis dispensary, is game-ready.
Marketing Marijuana to Women as a Wellness Alternative
Steve DeAngelo, founder and CEO of Harborside Health Center, believes that marijuana is better understood not along the usual medical/recreational divide, but as an essential component of wellness.
HIGH TIMES Business Summit: Steve DeAngelo Keynote Speaker In DC
OAKLAND, Calif., Dec. 9, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — A perfect addition to this ‘meeting of the minds’ event, Steve DeAngelo’s expert talk will highlight his recently released book, “The Cannabis Manifesto.”
National Cannabis Thought Leader LIVE in New York: An Evening with Steve DeAngelo, Author of “The Cannabis Manifesto”
NEW YORK, Dec. 3, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Come hear one of the most influential leaders in the national legal Cannabis industry, Steve DeAngelo, address New York’s largest Cannabis Community.
Steve DeAngelo Keynote Speaker At New West Summit in San Francisco
OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 19, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — Steve DeAngelo joins the latest cannabis industry discussions November 21-22 in San Francisco at the New West Summit.
National Marijuana Leaders Speak in Las Vegas This Week – Steve DeAngelo
OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 10, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — On November 12th from 4-5PM, Steve DeAngelo helps lead one of the most important discussions at the 4th annual Marijuana Business Conference & Expo in Las Vegas, NV.
Napster Co-Founder Backing New Legalization Initiative in California
On Nov. 2, 2015, proponents Michael Sutton and Donald Lyman filed the Control, Regulate, and Tax Adult Use of Marijuana Act with the Office of the Attorney General in the state of California’s Department of Justice.
Author & National Cannabis Pioneer Steve DeAngelo Weighs In On Sean Parker’s Move for Cannabis Legalization In California for 2016
OAKLAND, Calif., Nov. 3, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — California is roaring toward legalization efforts in 2016, and the field of initiatives submitted to the state is getting crowded. On Monday billionaire philanthropist Sean Parker, a known disrupter in the music and technology space, announced that he is backing initiative language filed Monday.
Steve DeAngelo Keynote Speaker at the Southwest Cannabis Conference and Expo
OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 26, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — An inspired and undisputed national thought leader, Steve DeAngelo has been a cannabis activist, advocate, entrepreneur, and educator for almost four decades.
City of Oakland Continues Legal Action to Defend Harborside
OAKLAND, Calif., Oct. 8, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — The City of Oakland filed a petition on October 5 for rehearing en banc in the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. The filing follows a federal ruling in August that Oakland couldn’t challenge the federal government’s forfeiture action in July 2012 against Harborside Health Center.
Today! The Cannabis Manifesto by Steve DeAngelo Launch Party at Diesel Books in Oakland, CA
Today! The Cannabis Manifesto by Steve DeAngelo Launch Party at Diesel Books in Oakland, CA.
The Nation’s Largest Medical Cannabis Retailer-Harborside Health Center Outlasts US Attorney Melinda Haag Era
OAKLAND, Calif., July 30, 2015 /Weed Wire/ — On Wednesday U.S. Attorney Melinda Haag from Northern California announced her departure, effective September 1. Since 2011 Ms. Haag shuttered more than 600 state-compliant medical cannabis dispensaries by threatening to seize their leased properties from landlords.
Thursday WPO Listens
Stocks rebounded today as March volatility continues. This time markets were in rally mode with the S&P 500 climbing 1.26% to 2,066. U.S. stocks have crossed back into positive territory for the year.
CanopyBoulder wants to support the responsible growth of the cannabis industry by mentoring young companies as they get their businesses off the ground.
Harborside Health Center
Harborside Health Center is the nation’s largest non-profit medical cannabis dispensary. Its two centers are located in San Jose and Oakland, California.
Harborside Health Center: Empowering Customers, Educating Society
Harborside Health Center, well-known for being featured on the Discovery Channel’s Weed Wars, recognizes the benefits its patients receive from a nurturing environment and reliable, top-line products.
Investors Spent More Than $100 Million on Marijuana Businesses in the Last Two Years
During the last two fiscal years, investors spent $104.5 million to gobble up stakes in cannabis and cannabis-related companies, according to research firm CB Insights.