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  1. Francis W. StuchalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Trading Post

    Francis W. Stuchal, 73, of Wadsworth ,passed away Aug. 14, 2016. He was born in Cleveland on Dec. 6, 1942 to the late William and Mary Stuchal.

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  2. Enacting and Enforcing Local Ordinances to Prohibit Medical Marijuana Dispensaries - Up in Smoke?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 5 | jdsupra.com

    California's cities and counties have a long and growing track record successfully defending challenges to their land use authority filed on behalf of medical marijuana dispensaries. These successes are largely a product of the broad and deep police power conferred to cities and counties under the California Constitution and the federal government's inclusion of marijuana from Schedule I of the Controlled Substances Act .

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  3. Guest Column: 'Who is still buying 750,000 VCRs a year?'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 29 | The Times

    I could certainly have used an iconic device that wouldn't go into distribution in the U.S. for another two years: the Video Cassette Recorder . I bring this up because USA Today reported that Funai Electronics, the last known manufacturer of VCRs, will no longer make them after this July.

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  4. Danny Tyree: Worlda s final VCR producedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Red Bluff Daily News

    Despite rushing home from my afterschool job, I always missed the first five minutes of “All In The Family.” I could certainly have used an iconic device that wouldn't go into distribution in the U.S. for another two years: the Video Cassette Recorder . I bring this up because USA Today reported that Funai Electronics, the last known manufacturer of VCRs, will no longer make them after this July.

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  5. Tyree: World's final VCR producedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Log Cabin Democrat

    I could certainly have used an iconic device that wouldn't go into distribution in the U.S. for another two years: the Video Cassette Recorder . I bring this up because USA Today reported that Funai Electronics, the last known manufacturer of VCRs, will no longer make them after this July.

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  6. World's Final VCR Produced | TYRADESRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Bainbridge Island

    I could certainly have used an iconic device that wouldn't go into distribution in the U.S. for another two years: the Video Cassette Recorder . I bring this up because USA Today reported that Funai Electronics, the last known manufacturer of VCRs, will no longer make them after this July.

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  7. Blue Starlite Drive-In Theater opening in Minturn this week for its summer runRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Vail Daily News

    The Blue Starlie Drive-In Theater opens Wednesday in Minturn's Little Beach Park. That makes it the country's highest drive-in theater.

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  8. Just say a Whoaa to the War on DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2016 | Post and Courier

    Tommy Chong and Cheech Marin get high on life in the 1978 Cheech & Chong movie “Up In Smoke.” But before freaking out over that front-page news, including another Post and Courier story Friday, about an alleged fraternity-linked dope enterprise at the College of Charleston, keep in mind that it's not exactly the Medellin Cartel. And before too harshly condemning today's crop of pot-smoking, coke-snorting, pill-popping and even some drug-selling scholars at institutions of higher learning, count the costs of America's protracted - and futile - War on Drugs.

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  9. Weekend Sip: Cheech Marin has a mezcal that, surprisingly, is less smokyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | MarketWatch

    The back story: Cheech Marin, the comic of Cheech & Chong fame, may be associated with a certain smokable substance. But these days, he's just as apt to unwind with a glass of mezcal, the Mexican spirit made from the agave plant, that's related to tequila.

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  10. 5 things people still don't understand about the legal marijuana industryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    He holds a degree in applied mathematics from the University of Rhode Island. Over 90 million people will be voting on Cannabis legislation across several states November 2016.

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  11. BottleRock Napa Valley becomes a top festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2016 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Florence+The Machines performs as the final act of day two on the Jam Cellars stage at the Bottle Rock 2016 festival in Napa, Calif. on Saturday, May 28, 2016.

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  12. Top bands make traffic, heat bearable at BottleRock IVRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2016 | Vallejo Times-Herald

    Fans scream during the Michael Franti set on Friday during the first day of the BottleRock Napa Valley Music Festival. It was, after all, a free poster.

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  13. Tommy Chong felt burned by Sanders campaign after cancellationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | WKBT

    The political lovefest between Tommy Chong and Bernie Sanders looks like it might be going up in smoke, as the comedian complained Monday that the campaign had rescinded its invitation to have him speak at a Los Angeles rally. "I have done lots of campaigning for Bernie, his causes, and the messaging his campaign staff has either emailed or contacted me directly on," Chong wrote on Twitter, adding minutes later: "After months of support and endorsement videos, I have to report that Bernie Sanders pulled away his invite to me."

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  14. Daily News interview with Cheech Marin doesn't go as plannedRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | New York Daily News

    Legendary stoner comic Cheech Marin stopped by the Daily News for an exclusive interview for our video series Daily News Insider - but the tete-a-tete didn't go exactly as planned. Columnist Gersh Kuntzman had plenty of good questions, but staffers continually interrupted the interview with their own queries for the star of "Up in Smoke," "Cheech and Chong's Next Movie" and the seminal business comedy, "Nice Dreams."

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  15. Legislators cast lot with pot for isles' medical care woesRead the original story

    May 15, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    The Hawaii Legislature's fixation on marijuana as a medical cure-all is starting to resemble a remake of the Cheech and Chong classic, "Up in Smoke." Read More

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  16. Florida man riding high in 'Cannabis Car'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    Bruce Dietzen, pictured here outside the Eden Roc in Miami Beach, used hemp to build his zippy red sports car. With the exception of engine parts, the windshield and mirrors, nearly every part of the car is made from hemp.

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  17. Florida man riding high in 'Cannabis Car'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Stuff.co.nz

    A man in Florida has come become the latest, though not the first, to extol another wonder of the miracle plant: a car mostly made of hemp that he says can cut the carbon footprint of the planet's estimated 1 billion cars and cover much-needed ground in the fight against climate change. But warning Cheech and Chong fans: you can't smoke this car.

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  18. Comedy Duo Cheech & Chong to Make Treasure Island Debut, 6/24Read the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Reunited stoner-hippie comedy duo Cheech & Chong bring their hilariously irreverent satire to Treasure Island June 24 at 9 p.m. Cheech Marin and Tommy Chong's partnership began on the stand up comedy circuit and led to six gold comedy albums and eight films, breaking box office records, shattering comedy album sales, garnering multiple Grammy nominations and mesmerizing fans for more than a decade. For their nine comedy albums between 1972 and 1985, Cheech & Chong were nominated for four Grammy Awards, winning the Grammy Award for Best Comedy Album with their third album, "Los Cochinos."

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  19. High hopes riding on a Cannabis CaraRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2016 | Sunherald.com

    Bruce Dietzen built his sleek "green" sports car from hemp on a Mazda chassis in his Key West garage. He is taking custom orders, selling the cars from $40,000 for an entry level 4-cylinder engine model, up to $197,000 for 2,300-pound, 130 horsepower version.

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  20. Dr. Oz's Daily Tips: Hopes and dreams go up in smokeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | SooToday

    Up in Smoke may have floated the hazy notion that smoking marijuana was harmless fun, but new research shows that a woman's chance for delivering a healthy baby is actually what goes up in smoke if she lets smoke into her brain and lungs while pregnant. Researchers from the University of Arizona looked at 24 studies of pregnancy and marijuana smoking: They discovered that pregnant women who smoke cannabis were more likely to be anemic and their babies more likely to end up in neonatal intensive care with low birth weight.

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