Daily Archives: February 18, 2019

Cannabis retailers hit hard in Cuomo’s tax idea

Sooner or later, it was sure to be part of the conversation. As Gov. Andrew Cuomo continued his push in January to legalize cannabis for recreational adult use, he outlined a three-tier structure on how the drug would be taxed. “We have to do it in a...

By | 2019-02-18T23:49:19+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Economics|

Partners HealthCare names Klibanski as interim CEO

Partners HealthCare has named Dr. Anne Klibanski as interim president and CEO of the organization, weeks after its current leader announced his retirement. Klibanski, who is currently the chief academic officer at Partners, will take the interim role...

By | 2019-02-18T22:56:15+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Healthcare|

Cannabis retailers hit hard in Cuomo’s tax idea

Sooner or later, it was sure to be part of the conversation. As Gov. Andrew Cuomo continued his push in January to legalize cannabis for recreational adult use, he outlined a three-tier structure on how the drug would be taxed. “We have to do it in a...

By | 2019-02-18T20:24:00+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Economics|

Report: Two Triad manufacturers seeking grants for expansions

Aeolus Filter Corp. and CovenantMade LLC are planning to ask the N.C. Department of Commerce for economic incentives to aid their expansions, according to a report in the High Point Enterprise. The companies, both in Archdale, would create a combined ...

By | 2019-02-18T19:43:36+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

NJ Gov., Senate leader reportedly reach deal on legal marijuana

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy and Senate President Stephen Sweeney have reached the framework of a deal on marijuana legalization that could send be sent to the state legislature for a vote this month, according to multiple reports.  The compromise invo...

By | 2019-02-18T19:43:14+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Healthcare|

Global accelerator selects Plantation startup co-founders

Fastmind co-founders Jorge and Eddy Prado were selected as Endeavor Entrepreneurs at the global accelerator's 85th International Selection Panel (ISP). Their Plantation-based advertising tech firm will begin receiving services from Endeavor Miami such...

By | 2019-02-18T19:20:42+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Technology|

Dunedin Blue Jays to move to different stadium as home site undergoes $81M expansion

The Dunedin Blue Jays may be flocking to another stadium as the Florida Auto Exchange Stadium and the Bobby Mattick Training Center in Dunedin are undergoing an $81 million renovation. Rogers Blue Jays Baseball Partnership, owner of the Toronto Blue ...

By | 2019-02-18T12:38:30+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Sports|

PHOTOS: Inside Maria College’s new nursing center

Maria College has opened a new $1 million, 6,500-square-foot nursing center on campus. The new space houses a nurse’s station, a medication room, two skills labs, a simulation suite and two debriefing classrooms. "To ensure that our academic programs...

By | 2019-02-18T11:00:00+00:00 February 18th, 2019|Education|