Aspen to get two new marijuana shops competing in Durant Mall

Aspen’s Wild West of marijuana shops is about to get wilder. Two established purveyors of cannabis — Euflora, based in the Denver area, and The Green Joint out of Glenwood Springs with spots along Interstate 70 stretching to Grand Junction — are seeking the Local Licensing Authority’s permission to open…

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Do’s and Don’ts for your marijuana-infused spring break in Aspen

Published: Mar 16, 2018, 7:01 am • Updated: Mar 16, 2018, 7:58 am By Katie Shapiro, The Cannabist Staff Spring break is in full swing at Aspen-Snowmass and while recreational marijuana has been legal since #SPRANGBREAK2K14, many a tourist are still first timers. Here are the essential do’s and don’ts…

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“Look at these images and just smile”: Aspen artists grow marijuana pop art partnership

Published: Mar 2, 2018, 12:25 pm • Updated: Mar 2, 2018, 2:09 pm By Katie Shapiro, The Cannabist Staff From left: Artists Mindy Karl and Dale Hollinger. (Photo by Craig Turpin) Few things go better with creativity than cannabis, so as legalization spreads, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that…

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Aspen marijuana sales just topped annual liquor sales for the first time

Published: Feb 8, 2018, 11:26 am • Updated: Feb 9, 2018, 12:12 pm By Rick Carroll, The Aspen Times There was plenty of green to go around among Aspen’s marijuana dispensaries in 2017, and more than enough to top liquor stores in revenue, as well. Legal-pot purveyors hauled in $…

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When in Colorado … Mariah Carey makes a run to the pot shop during Aspen vacay

Published: Jan 2, 2017, 6:50 pm • Updated: Jan 2, 2017, 6:50 pm By Katie Shapiro, The Cannabist Staff In the midst of the ongoing saga of Mariah Carey’s New Year’s Eve meltdown, photos have also surfaced from a recent shopping trip to The Original Leaf recreational dispensary during her…

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