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  1. Ron Strider

    Once Concerned Of Cannabis Influence, Adelanto School District Drops No-Donation Rule

    The school district here has reversed a year-old resolution to not accept donations from the city, previously afraid it might inadvertently embrace gifts that were tied to the commercial cannabis industry. “The conversation at the time was significantly different,” said Debra Jones, an Adelanto...
  2. Ron Strider

    CA: Adelanto Cannabis Dispensary Licensees: A List Of Familiar Names

    A subcommittee has directed the city manager to present four businesses with coveted medical marijuana dispensary licenses as early as Monday, according to Mayor Rich Kerr, and the successful applicants are a list of familiar names. The Cannabis Permit Committee –which consists of Kerr, Mayor...
  3. Ron Strider

    CA: As Medical Cannabis Views Change, Adelanto Feels Vindicated

    Current city leaders have often seemed comfortable in a self-anointed role: the overwatch of an underdog municipality where being described as unorthodox is a source of pride. But as their cornerstone, open-throttle commercial cannabis industry ramps up, officials here have, too, noticed the...
  4. Ron Strider

    This Sleepy California City Was $3 Million In Debt - Now It's Cashing In On Marijuana

    Adelanto, California, is what's known as a "drive-through town." It's a dusty plot of desert surrounded by Joshua trees and dilapidated factories. Few outsiders stay long. Now, the sleepy city in San Bernardino County wants to establish itself as a hotbed for large-scale cultivation and...
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    CA: Adelanto Mayor To Speak When World Cannabis Conference Comes To Town

    Adelanto – The city's promise to keep its stadium a hub of activity all year long will continue to ring true when the 5th Annual Abra Ca Dabs World Cannabis Conference comes to the High Desert. Cannabis enthusiasts from across the nation are expected to attend the three-day festival with its...
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    CA: With Spotlight On The Medicinal, Adelanto Makes First Pitch For Pot Tax

    Adelanto - Making its first formal pitch to voters Tuesday evening, the city unleashed a panel of medical marijuana industry insiders to vouch for the plant's health care benefits as a November ballot measure looms that would tax commercial pot activities here. Measure R would enact an up-to...
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    CA: With Spotlight On The Medicinal, Adelanto Makes First Pitch For Pot Tax

    Adelanto - Making its first formal pitch to voters Tuesday evening, the city unleashed a panel of medical marijuana industry insiders to vouch for the plant's health care benefits as a November ballot measure looms that would tax commercial pot activities here. Measure R would enact an up-to...
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    CA: Adelanto To Send Proposed Medical Marijuana Tax To Voters

    Adelanto - The City Council agreed Wednesday night to put a proposed medical marijuana tax in the hands of voters, an easy decision for city leaders that could ultimately have long-lasting reverberations for Adelanto's economic future. The up-to 5 percent excise tax on all medical marijuana...
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    CA: Adelanto To Send Proposed Medical Marijuana Tax To Voters

    Adelanto - The City Council agreed Wednesday night to put a proposed medical marijuana tax in the hands of voters, an easy decision for city leaders that could ultimately have long-lasting reverberations for Adelanto's economic future. The up-to 5 percent excise tax on all medical marijuana...
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    CA: A Push To Create The Next Great American Marijuana Town

    If California is the land of reinvention, the small desert city of Adelanto fits the bill. Roughly a two-hour drive east from Los Angeles, Adelanto was founded in 1915 by an inventor who wanted to sell land to World War I veterans. His dream never materialized and the region was taken over by...
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    Need the phone # for THE HDCC- High Desert Compassionate Care

    I HERE IT IS A GOOD PLACE TO PURCHASE MEDS BUT I CAN'T FIND THE PHONE NUMBER ANYWHERE! oops! sorry for yelling- the caps were locked. I see other people have recently reviewed it but where did they get the phone number at?? It is located in Victorville, CA in the "High Desert" Please help! Thanks