The Arapahoe Pinnacle

The crowd is in awe, caught between Professor Michael Lenz 's (left) and Samuel DeVries's impassioned discourse of the liberating aspects of the hippie movement, at Arapahoe Community College, Littleton, Colo., on Weds. Sept. 25, 2019

Take a Ride on the Magic School Bus, The Hippie Revival

October 4, 2019

On Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019, Professor Michael Lenz hosted The Revival of The Hippie Counterculture in the Half Moon Room on Arapahoe Comunity Colleg...

Euflora Hosts Successful 4/20 Festival in Denver

Thousands of stoners gather up in front of Denver's Capitol building awaiting artists Lil Jon and Lil Wayne April 20, 2018.

Jason Truitt, Reporter

April 29, 2018

Colorado recreational marijuana dispensary chain Euflora successfully sponsored one of Denver’s best 4/20 "rallies" to date on April 20, 2018, in Civic Center Park.  Wit...

Marijuana enthusiasts alike gather in Civic Center Park to enjoy 4/20 together. (Photo Credit Flickr via Creative Commons)

“Have a Little Pot” Event Encouraged a Safe 4/20

April 26, 2018

April 20 is a day associated with many meanings – Hitler’s birthday, the remembrance of Columbine’s school shooting, and a day for celebrating ganja!...

Pot Abroad

Liam Toomey, Reporter

April 23, 2018

The wave of State legalization of marijuana has been dramatic for a nation that has some of the toughest drug laws in the world. The domestic challenges have been well documented, from banking and finance issues to State versus Federal authority. The US has agreements and treaties abroad that have defined the ‘war on drugs.’ The Single Convention on Narcotics from 1961 has been the bas...

Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein Mulls Over Case That Could Offer Federal Protection for Cannabis

Lauran Hamm, Reporter

February 24, 2018

On Wednesday, February 14, 2018, Judge Alvin K. Hellerstein of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York conducted a hearing in which the Justice Department argued for the dismissal of a cannabis scheduling case, in which three plaintiffs have found medicinal solace from the plant. Due to Hellerstein's openness and priority to hear the plaintiffs Washingt...

via Leafly

A Guide to Initiative 300 and Where to Consume

December 7, 2017

What is Initiative 300? In November 2016, the city of Denver adopted a four-year pilot program under the name Initiative 300  for businesses to allow...

Top Ten Gifts For The Stoner in Your Life

Top Ten Gifts For The Stoner in Your Life

December 5, 2017

Ah, the holiday season, always bringing with it the challenge of finding the perfect gift for the people in your life. Maybe you drew the name of the office...

Denver 4/20 Ban Leaves Sponsors Up in Smoke

Denver 4/20 Ban Leaves Sponsors Up in Smoke

November 2, 2017

As the smoke cleared from Civic Center Park April 20th, 2017 what remained was utter chaos. The limitless piles of garbage and numerous unpaid vendors...

Image via Time Magazine.

Editorial: To Fund Mental Health, Just Tax Weed

October 18, 2017

Next month, voters in Eagle County will decide whether or not to increase the sales tax on recreational marijuana. If the bill passes, it could pave the...

Edibles Take New Shape

Edibles Take New Shape

October 5, 2017

Edible consumers may note a change in the appearance of gummies this week. Dispensaries discontinued the fun shaped edibles, such as animals, fruits, and...

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News Update: Colorado Legislature, Colorado Roads

September 7, 2017

In May 2017, as students were celebrating graduation festivities, Colorado lawmakers were toasting a few accomplishments from their 2017 legislative session. A bill was approved to initiate a “study” expa...

Meet the Editor: Scott Bright

Meet the Editor: Scott Bright

September 7, 2017

Scott Bright--he sweats diligence and eats commitment for breakfast. He’s the Secretary of Student Government, a psychology major with an emphasis in...