facebooktwitterRSS
- Advertisement -
  • Most Commentedmost commented up
  • Most Emailedmost emailed up
  • Popularmost popular up

Sorry, no featured jobs currently.

- Advertisement -
 

« News Home

Marijuana Smoke Down in Wick Park goes bust



Published: Sun, April 20, 2014 @ 5:45 p.m.

Only 20 nonsmokers show up for event to promote cannabis legalization

YOUNGSTOWN

It was touted as a Smoke Down, but no one lit up.

About 20 people showed up for the Blaze Up, also called a Smoke Down Prohibition, event Sunday at Wick Park in support of marijuana legalization. The event, conducted on April 20 across the country, initially was to include pot smoking by participants. A flier for the event encourages attendees to bring “one tightly rolled joint of blunt.”

But Jakub Kelly of Youngstown, who organized the event, said he sent word to people through social media cautioning them against smoking after warnings from city police that people would be arrested.

“I’m disappointed in the so-called marijuana fighters that didn’t show up,” Kelly said. “But love to the people who did show up.”


Comments

1UticaShale(850 comments)posted 3 months ago

Was Hagan there?

Suggest removal:

2billdog1(941 comments)posted 3 months ago

From what the news showed they looked like typical stoners. Sweatpants, overweight, and slouched. I wonder how many of them have a J.O.B?

Suggest removal:

3Nurse_Midlo(34 comments)posted 3 months ago

I bet the good Rep. Bobby Hagan was there.

A champion of marijuana reform, but not much else.

What has Bobby Hagan done for this valley?

Suggest removal:


News
Opinion
Entertainment
Sports
Marketplace
Classifieds
Records
Discussions
Community
Help
Forms
Neighbors

HomeTerms of UsePrivacy StatementAdvertiseStaff DirectoryHelp
© 2014 Vindy.com. All rights reserved. A service of The Vindicator.
107 Vindicator Square. Youngstown, OH 44503

Phone Main: 330.747.1471 • Interactive Advertising: 330.740.2955 • Classified Advertising: 330.746.6565
Sponsored Links: Vindy Wheels | Vindy Jobs | Vindy Homes | Pittsburgh International Airport