June 28, 2019

Cannabis News: What’s New in Nevada?

There are many challenges that surround the cannabis industry and cannabis use, but recent headlines show that positive changes are on the horizon. In case you missed it, here is the latest cannabis news from Nevada: Nevada is the first state to ban pre-employment drug testing for cannabis On June 5, 2019, Governor Steve Sisolak signed Assembly Bill 132, which prohibits employers from discriminating against prospective employees because of cannabis use. According to Culture Magazine, “The law prevents employers from removing a candidate from consideration for a job if they test positive for cannabis. This rule will affect most jobs, […]
June 19, 2019

Throwback: 2016 Cannabis and Veterans Event

In honor of PTSD Awareness Day on June 27, we wanted to take a stroll down memory lane to our 2016 Cannabis and Veterans event. The event featured emotional stories from veterans with the goal of helping change the stigma that has long followed cannabis and opening up conversations on the positive effects it has had on those suffering from Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD). In addition to former US Marine Roberto Pickering and Iraq War Veteran Boone Cutler, the panel of speakers included marijuana advocate and medical researcher Dr. Sue Sisley, State Senator Pat Spearman, Nevada 1st Congressional District Representative […]
June 14, 2019

Inside the Vegas Cannabis Industry

The cannabis industry has only been legalized in Las Vegas for a few years, and although it is an industry full of strict regulations and guidelines, the negative stigmas of marijuana often remain. For many, the idea of cannabis businesses may have brought up the notion of stores being run by “stoners.” But, this industry is much different than what people may think and it continues to evolve as it grows. Whether you’re looking to be a part of the cannabis industry or just want to learn more, here is what you can expect:   The People According to Tiffany […]
June 8, 2019

PTSD Awareness

Here at the Grove we offer expedited lines and discounts for military veterans and service people on active duty. We’ve worked with service members since our doors first opened, and 3 years later we still meet new service members daily. They come from every branch of the military; Army, Air Force, and Navy members, walking through our doors because they’re looking for a solution. The condition they’re most often seeking a treatment for? PTSD. We’re raising awareness of PTSD this month because while it might be a widely known condition, it still isn’t a well known condition. Misinformation around how […]
May 15, 2019

Texas to Vegas Roadtrip

So You’re Planning a Texas to Las Vegas Cannabis Road Trip You may have heard, but we wrote a pretty popular guide to help LA visitors plan their Las Vegas cannabis vacation. If you’re flying in, it can still provide you with a lot of great information. But the thing about Californians? They can legally enjoy recreational cannabis in their home state already. Texans? We know for many of you this is more than a trip, it’s a journey. You might be more inclined to jump in a pickup, crank up some tunes, and see the countryside while you make […]
May 2, 2019

Giving with The Grove

Spread the Word Nevada We invite our customers to join us in our continued effort to give back to the community. Through the month of May, The Grove will be hosting a book drive for Spread the Word Nevada. The nonprofit organization promotes literacy to make it possible for all children in Nevada to experience the magic of books. Since 2001, they have distributed more than 5 million books to over 548,000 low-income youth in Nevada. To participate, customers can drop off new or gently used books for all age groups at The Grove’s Las Vegas location during their next […]
April 29, 2019

23 of the most interesting Cannabis Facts

Nevada Sales tax from marijuana sales contributed more than $35.9 million in revenue from July 1st to January 31st, 2018 to the state. That number has increased to $68.8 million for the entire 2018 fiscal year. Nevada added 7,573 new cannabis jobs in 2018. That’s a 181 percent increase over the previous year’s figures. The number of recreational licenses held by cannabis companies in Nevada nearly doubled at the end of 2018 from 65 to 126 when the state handed out 61 additional licenses. In its first fiscal year, the Nevada cannabis market took in a total $529.9 million in […]
April 18, 2019

The Story Behind 420

Here at The Grove, we’re gearing up to celebrate 420. As we get ready for the festivities, we can’t help but wonder about the origin of this day that has become a tradition for cannabis enthusiasts. We’ve all heard the many stories and myths, but a reporter for the Huffington Post may have found one answer in Point Reyes, California, detailed in an article titled “420 History: The Story Behind April 20 Becoming Weed Day.” The Waldos The story begins with a group of five friends from San Rafael High School nicknamed the Waldos because of their hang-out spot, a […]
April 1, 2019

Las Vegas Weekly Celebrates with The Grove

Join The Grove and the Las Vegas Weekly in celebrating 4/20 with a special deal! Stop by The Grove to stock up on your favorite KANNABIS flower. We’re open 24 hours! DEAL: Receive a $5 KANNABIS Pre-Roll with every KANNABIS 1/8th purchase *Limited to one use per day, while supplies last. Discounts or other promotions cannot be combined. Expires 4/20/19 at midnight.       DEAL: Two KANNABIS 1/8TH’s for $70 *Tax included. Discounts or other promotions cannot be combined. Deal is unlimited, while supplies last. Expires 4/20/19 at midnight. To redeem, show your budtender a screenshot of this page […]