The Chicago City Council voted Wednesday against delaying the start of legal marijuana sales in the city. FULL STORY: https://abc7chicago.com/politics/ordinance-to-delay-recreational-marijuana-sales-fails-/5764998/
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Pittsylvania County resident grows marijuana
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Historic North Shore Line train car restored for service; see it in person starting Sunday
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