Pot shop’s opening was smokin’ hot

Pot shop’s opening was smokin’ hot

By Joel Williams GREAT BARRINGTON — With the first recreational pot shop open, and three more on the way in town, it seems survival may be determined by a price war. Theory Wellness opened its doors at 10 a.m. last Friday for recreational adult use cannabis, making it the first retail cannabis shop in Berkshire […]

First dispensary for marijuana in county opens in Barrington

First dispensary  for  marijuana in county opens in Barrington

GREAT BARRINGTON— Theory Wellness will be opening for recreational sale of cannabis on Friday,making them the first recreational dispensary to open in Berkshire County. “We’re pleased to share that our dispensary, Theory Wellness in Great Barrington, MA, will be the first dispensary to begin recreational cannabis sales in Berkshire County,” the company said in a […]

Latest pot shop applicant joins toy stores neighbors

Latest pot shop applicant joins toy stores neighbors

GREAT BARRINGTON — The empty storefront between Tom’s Toys and the law office of Cain, Hibbard and Myers will be home to Calyx Berkshire Dispensary, a retail marijuana shop, which may be open within the next three or four months. The store was previously occupied by a mens store, Joe Daggert.The owner of the store, […]

New Marlborough residents mixed on marijuana business, survey finds

By Theodore Nappo NEW MARLBOROUGH— A town-wide survey found that nearly 40 percent of the respondents said they would prefer to prohibit all marijuana businesses. Another 30.5 percent of respondents would want to allow all marijuana businesses in town, assuming the town votes to allow marijuana in general. And three-quarters of those answering the survey […]

Stockbridge votes to allow, regulate and tax adult-use marijuana

Stockbridge votes to allow, regulate and tax adult-use marijuana

STOCKBRIDGE — Town meeting voters overwhelmingly approved a plan to allow retail marijuana in Stockbridge’s downtown and all state-legal marijuana establishments in the Industrial Park district. Voters also approved a plan to tax recreational marijuana retail sales at 3 percent, which is the maximum allowed under state law. The local regulations for medical and recreational […]

Stockbridge voters will have failsafe option to extend marijuana moratorium

Stockbridge voters will have failsafe option to extend marijuana moratorium

By Christopher McDermott STOCKBRIDGE — Voters will likely have a failsafe option of extending their marijuana moratorium if they turn down town leadership’s plans to allow and regulate marijuana establishments at an upcoming special town meeting on September 24. At their September 5 meeting, the Select Board voted to add the moratorium article on the […]

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