Legalized Marijuana

Langley Township civic facility. (Langley Advance Times files)

One-third of applications for Township cannabis stores focus on Aldergrove

Meanwhile, no one has applied to sell cannabis in Brookswood yet

 

Cannabis. (Black Press Media File).

Cannabis shops get go-ahead to set up in Langley Township on 420

Rules passed Monday allow for up to eight stores locally

 

In this Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019 photo, a customer sniffs a display sample of marijuana, in a tamper-proof container secured with a cable, sold at Evergreen Cannabis, a marijuana retail shop, in Vancouver, B.C. Hundreds of legal pot shops have sprung up. But many people still buy their weed on the sly, because taxes and other issues mean that craft marijuana costs nearly twice what it did before legalization. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)

Retail cannabis on track for approval in Langley Township

Up to eight stores could open if council gives final approval

 

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Township council to debate cannabis store rules

More than a year after legalization, Langley Township could set rules

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A man protests at a pre-legalization 4/20 protest at Sunset Beach in Vancouver on April 20, 2018. (Black Press Media files)

Vancouver 4/20 event to protest ‘intolerance of cannabis’ at Sunset Beach in 2020

The 2020 event is billed as a ‘protest and farmers market’

A man protests at a pre-legalization 4/20 protest at Sunset Beach in Vancouver on April 20, 2018. (Black Press Media files)
VIDEO: Langley not moving fast enough on retail pot: former Surrey councillor
VIDEO: Langley not moving fast enough on retail pot: former Surrey councillor
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Cannabis processing plant proposed for North Langley

The plant is proposed for the industrial area near the Golden Ears Bridge

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(Photo: Unsplash)

Langley firm plans cannabis-infused beverage line

Drinkable pot coming soon from local firm

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Province holds power over Langley’s pot farming bylaw

Province holds power over Langley’s pot farming bylaw

The Township will wait for Ministry of Agriculture approval

Province holds power over Langley’s pot farming bylaw
Randy Caine is still pushing for retail marijuana in the Langleys. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Langley City takes wait-and-see approach on legal pot

A local store owner is petitioning for faster approval of retail cannabis

Randy Caine is still pushing for retail marijuana in the Langleys. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Randy Caine, founder of the Hempyz pot-themed stores, has started a petition calling for the Langleys to work faster on allowing retail cannabis stores. (Langley Advance Times files)

Pot activist plans petition for retail cannabis in Langley

Randy Caine wants to encourage local politicians to draft bylaws allowing storefront marijuana

Randy Caine, founder of the Hempyz pot-themed stores, has started a petition calling for the Langleys to work faster on allowing retail cannabis stores. (Langley Advance Times files)
Leo Benne, chief growing officer of Zenabis, with the converted shipping container that will become a testbed for a vertical cannabis farm. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)

Vertical farming for cannabis gets trial run in Langley

Grower Zenabis will start with industrial hemp and may move to commercial marijuana

Leo Benne, chief growing officer of Zenabis, with the converted shipping container that will become a testbed for a vertical cannabis farm. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance Times)
Langley Township takes first steps towards retail marijuana

Langley Township takes first steps towards retail marijuana

The council will seek public input before any rules are finalized

Langley Township takes first steps towards retail marijuana

Langley marijunana firms see mergers, new ventures

Firms are still expanding as legalized cannabis is less than a year old

The Blaauw EcoForest, across from the site of a proposed marijuana farm, is one of the concerns of neighbours of the site. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)

Neighbours worry about North Langley marijuana greenhouse

The owner says odours and light will be controlled

The Blaauw EcoForest, across from the site of a proposed marijuana farm, is one of the concerns of neighbours of the site. (Matthew Claxton/Langley Advance)
From (hydroponic) farm to table: A look inside a cannabis production facility

From (hydroponic) farm to table: A look inside a cannabis production facility

A B.C.-based cannabis production facility grows its 600 plants in sealed rooms before turning into the dry flower or oil now legal in Canada

From (hydroponic) farm to table: A look inside a cannabis production facility
Shannon Chiarenza, founder of WeedMama

B.C. woman looks to reduce stigma surrounding weed-smoking moms

Shannon Chiarenza, a Vancouver mom of two, started weedmama.ca to act as a guide for newcomers to legal cannabis, specifically mothers

Shannon Chiarenza, founder of WeedMama
Although the sale of edible cannabis treats won’t be legal until at least mid-2019, plenty of cookbooks have hit shelves dedicated to getting high from all sorts of dishes. (Wikimedia Commons)

‘Lock it up’: B.C. doctor warns parents planning to cook up cannabis edibles

Children are more vulnerable to negative reactions to cannabis due to their size, and newness to its effects, Dr. Tom Kosatsky says

Although the sale of edible cannabis treats won’t be legal until at least mid-2019, plenty of cookbooks have hit shelves dedicated to getting high from all sorts of dishes. (Wikimedia Commons)
The Ministry of Public Safety announced a three-year study into cannabis and driving, three months before marijuana is legalized. File photo

In a haze: Cannabis impairment still unclear for drivers in B.C.

Feds launch three-year study with mere months to go before legalization across Canada

The Ministry of Public Safety announced a three-year study into cannabis and driving, three months before marijuana is legalized. File photo
Langley City hits up province for share of pot revenue

Langley City hits up province for share of pot revenue

The province says it understands municipalities will face extra costs when marijuana is legalized.

Langley City hits up province for share of pot revenue