Aspen to get two new marijuana shops competing in Durant Mall

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 and operate stores in Aspen.

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PHOTOS: Lil Wayne, Lil Jon headline Mile High 420 Fest

The rain didn’t stop Lil Wayne, Lil Jon from performing at the well-executed Mile High 420 Fest on April 20, 2018 at Civic Center Park. Pepe Breton of Euflora dispensary lead the event’s new organization, as well as a champagne toast on stage.

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PHOTOS: Marijuana dispensary comes to NYC’s Fifth Avenue, just in time for 4/20

“Maybe it’s not going to be huge business today,” said Daniel Yi, a MedMen spokesman, “but we’re making a statement that this belongs here.”

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Denver 4/20 begins with good vibes and cannabis camaraderie

With many sporting tie-dye gear, pot-leaf garlands and wide grins, thousands of revelers began pouring into Denver’s Civic Center park on Friday for the annual 4/20 celebration in the de facto capital of cannabis.

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“A day to celebrate.” Rep. Jared Polis lauds Colorado marijuana industry during 4/20 grow op tour

“It wasn’t that long ago that this day marked protest. Today it’s a day to celebrate success, a thriving industry supporting thousands of good jobs drug dealers out of business.”

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Yoga, parkour and more security: New Denver 4/20 event organizer seeks to turn over new leaf

“We want this to look great for the city of Denver and state of Colorado, and we know the world is watching.”

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