Former Middle East Reporter is now baking bread in Mill River

Former Middle East Reporter is now baking bread in Mill River

MILL RIVER — In Travis Brecher’s former life, he was a journalist stationed in the Middle East, but the Mill River resident now has a much more tranquil profession — baking bread. Only 18 months since he started baking on a regular basis, Brecher’s small business, “Creature,” has gained strong word of mouth locally. Before […]

Edible froggies fairly leaping off the shelves – App Only

Edible froggies fairly leaping off the shelves – App Only

By Theodore Nappo MILL RIVER — The Mill River General Store has sold edible cannabis gummy candies since June. These candies, called On the Go Froggies are manufactured in the shape of a frog and contain cannabidiol (CBD), which is a naturally occurring cannabinoid from the cannabis plant. The manufacturer is Green Roads World, which […]

Edible froggies fairly leaping off the shelves

Edible froggies fairly leaping off the shelves

MILL RIVER — The Mill River General Store, in Mill River, one of the five villages of the town, has sold cannabis edible gummy candies since June. These candies, called On the Go Froggies are manufactured in the shape of a frog and contain cannabidiol (CBD), which is a naturally occurring cannabinoid from the cannabis […]

Residents petition for vote on marijuana moratorium

Residents petition for vote on marijuana moratorium

MILL RIVER— With the state set to begin receiving license applications for recreational marijuana establishments on April 1 and one special permit application for a marijuana business already submitted to the town, a grassroots effort to put a moratorium on such applications has arisen. Calling itself the Concerned Citizens of New Marlborough, this group of […]