The driver of a car that crashed into a tree on Hurlburt Road in Great Barrington early Monday had apparently been drinking hard seltzer and had taken allergy medication before the crash that seriously injured his friend.
The local cannabis company Berkshire Roots is seeking to expand its operations by demolishing a bowling alley that had closed because of the coronavirus pandemic and building a marijuana cultivation and processing facility in its place.
A tip that police received over the weekend about more than 20 marijuana plants led investigators on a long walk through a farm field off West Center Road, where they discovered 482 illegally grown plants.
A study done by New York University School of Medicine concludes that the use of marijuana has grown (pun intended) by 75 percent in just four years among Americans 65 years of age and older. College educated woman in higher income brackets lead the increase in weed usage...