Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Jeff Ostrowski with Post Exclusive today, front page news.

Below are two excerpts from this article titled, “Lake Worth to be home to Palm Beach County’s 1st pot dispensaries”:

LAKE WORTH — As Florida’s medical marijuana industry takes root, the state’s seven licensed pot producers have opened dispensaries from Miami to Pensacola — but not, at least so far, in Palm Beach County.

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     Modern Health Concepts of Miami-Dade County plans a 3,000-square-foot dispensary in a recently renovated building at 1125 N. Dixie Highway in Lake Worth. Building owner Scott Berman, who’s leasing part of a larger building to the marijuana seller, said the company aims to build a lavish space that could open in the next two months.
     “This is going to be the Starbucks of medical marijuana,” [emphasis added] Berman said. “Modern Health Concepts is spending $200,000 to $300,000 to make this a state-of-the-art facility.”