NY bill would ban public use of marijuana, including edibles

In New York State, most municipalities ban the use of alcohol on public streets or outside of venues that specifically allow it. Yet the state’s relatively new marijuana law doesn’t let local governments impose the same restrictions on public consumption of THC, the psychoactive component in marijuana. New York State ... Read More

Rotorua CBD toilets out of action after fire

Two of the public toilets on Pukuatua St are closed after a fire. Photo / Andrew Warner The public toilets on Pukuatua St are out of action after a fire early this morning. A Fire and Emergency NZ spokeswoman said three crews were called to scene, between Tutanekai and Amohia ... Read More