Op-Ed: Post-Headies Gratitude and Honoring the Legacy Market

As I write this from my couch and the warm snuggles of my pup and ...

Monica Donovan 17 Apr 2022

Op-Ed: With Just Weeks Left in the Session, Cannabis Reform Legislation Can’t Wait

As the first week of April comes to a close, with only 9 or so weeks ...

Vermont NORML 6 Apr 2022

FROM THE FOUNDER: Gratitude On International Women’s Day

On International Women’s Day, I wanted to briefly take a moment to express deep ...

Monica Donovan 8 Mar 2022

Lessons from Lucy Stone: How the Coalition for Women’s Suffrage Crumbled

I randomly picked up a book out of my friend’s car during a reprieve ...

Monica Donovan 26 Aug 2020

For The Love Of THC

I’ve been noticing that as legalization moves forward in its herky-jerky (and pandemic-impeded) fashion, ...

Kathryn Blume 9 May 2020

Correction: Former Democratic Party Chair No Longer President Of CVD, Founder Of Ceres Project Management

On May 7, 2019, I wrote the following tweet: Big reporting❓: WHO is invested in @cvdvt now ...

Heady Vermont Staff 22 May 2019

Harrington: Governor’s Tax and Regulate Subcommittee Preliminary Recommendations

It’s been too long since I’ve had the time to write for my ...

Heady Vermont Staff 14 Nov 2018

Thank You To The Heady Community

As 4/20 approaches, we’ve been reflecting on the monumental evolution of Vermont cannabis and hemp ...

Heady Vermont Staff 19 Apr 2018

Harrington: Saliva Testing, Lawmaking and The Matrix … or “Explaining Why Logic Doesn’t Matter in Politics”

If I could go back in time, I might choose the blue pill. Just like ...

Heady Vermont Staff 3 Mar 2018

Harrington: What Being Stung By the Department of Liquor Control Taught Me

Tl; dr — I bartend and because I’m trained and know the consequences, when the ...

Heady Vermont Staff 15 Feb 2018
Vermont Statehouse Cannabis Regulation and Legalization bill

Harrington: Will Montpelier Pass on Grass for the Rest of 2018?

When Governor Phil Scott signed the legalization bill, he was very direct that he did ...

Heady Vermont Staff 31 Jan 2018

Elevate the State: Help Fund Grassroots Cannabis Reform in Vermont

You can help create real grassroots political change in Vermont — and maybe we can even ...

Heady Vermont Staff 23 Nov 2017
Cannabis plants on a rainy spring afternoon in Vermont.

Accidental Home Grow Bust Puts Police, Citizens in Sticky Situation

SANDGATE, Vt. — At approximately 11:30 a.m. on Wednesday, September 13, the Vermont State Police issued a ...

Heady Vermont Staff 1 Nov 2017

Editorial: Gratitude and Looking to the Future of Vermont’s Hemp and Cannabis Community

We’re eternally thankful to all of the sponsors, speakers, exhibitors and supporters that took ...

Monica Donovan 15 Sep 2017

Editorial: Hemp and CBD Products Are Blowing Up, But You’re Not Too Late To Get In The Game

Just this week, the always-hip folks at Seven Days published not one, but two stories ...

Heady Vermont Staff 26 Jul 2017
Heady Vermont Cannabis Op-Ed

Heady Vermont: Letter to Gov. Phil Scott

Dear Governor Scott, We write you today to urge you to sign the recently passed ...

Heady Vermont Staff 18 May 2017

Where Vermont’s Next Six Cannabis Dispensaries Should Be Located

EAST BURKE, Vt. — While Vermonters (and the rest of the country) were watching the ...

Heady Vermont Staff 18 May 2017
Heady Vermont Cannabis Op-Ed

Letter to Legislators: Advance H.170 Criminal Justice Reforms Now

Dear Senators and Representatives, As a constituent who supports common sense, incremental cannabis reform, ...

Heady Vermont Staff 4 May 2017
Heady Vermont Cannabis Editorial

Editorial: Fear, the Greatest Enemy of All

In an editorial around this very time last year, I argued that Vermont’s own ...

Monica Donovan 17 Apr 2017
Heady Vermont Cannabis Op-Ed

Letter To The Editor: Vermont Baby Boomers Should Support Legalization

The following is a letter that was shared with Heady Vermont after being sent by ...

Heady Vermont Staff 2 Apr 2017