Gov. Baker of Mass. Welcomes Medical Marijuana To State

Rick Arroyo runs Rick’s Automotive, right across the street from the dispensary. He said Monday he really doesn’t know what or whom to expect. “It’s a pretty good section here, and we’ve never ever had any problems, so I would like to keep it that way,” Arroyo said, adding that he hopes Salem Police... more →
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First Marijuana Dispensary In Salem Now Operational

The marijuana will have a label disclosing the chemicals that it has not been tested for. The three-month waiver will allow Alternative Therapies Group to dispense a limited amount of marijuana to each patient – 4.23 ounces for a 60-day supply – with an instruction that they consume no more than 2 grams per day. So far, four... more →
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Medical Marijuana Dispensary License Applicants in Massachusetts To Be Judged On Own Merits

            New applications will be accepted starting June 29 and they’ll be considered in the order they’re received, according to the Globe. Only two companies are poised to open in coming months. Alternative Therapies Group has started growing MMJ, and once it’s ready to open it’ll need... more →
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First Certificate For Medical Pot Dispensary Issued By Massachusetts

Alternative Therapies Group has been approved to operate a dispensary site in Salem and a cultivation site in Amesbury.  The awarding of the certificate comes more than two years after voters approved a state ballot question allowing up to 35 outlets to sell marijuana to patients suffering from conditions including cancer, HIV,... more →
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First Medical Marijuana Dispensary In Massachusetts Hoping To Open Soon

The first medical marijuana dispensary in Massachusetts, the Alternative Therapies Group, is hoping that their license will be approved by the state sometime in the spring of 2015. It was just last December 31 of last year that the Department of Public Health has handed down the license to ATG. If approved, it will be located in... more →
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