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Medical marijuana companies compete for Urbana facility

Medical marijuana companies compete for Urbana facility

By Walbert Castillo

November 6, 2014

When Illinois became the 20th state to legalize cannabis for medical purposes earlier this year, it was only a matter of time until medical marijuana dispensary facilities would arrive in Urbana, said Alderman Diane Marlin, Ward 7. Illinois enacted the Compassionate Use of Medical Cannabis Pilot Program Act in Jan...

Box Office Report: ‘Fury’

Box Office Report: ‘Fury’

October 23, 2014

Quite possibly vying to be the biggest surprise of Oscar season, “Fury” is a driven movie capable of evoking strong emotions in any viewer.  At first glance it might seem to be another rudimentary war film, cookie cut with a star-studded cast and dazzling special effects; however, it was far more dev...