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Dispensary Celebrates First Day of Adult-Use Cannabis Sales

Customers line up to purchase cannabis products at the RISE dispensary in Clifton Park on Saturday, June 29. Photo via the RISE Facebook page. Customers line up to purchase cannabis products at the RISE dispensary in Clifton Park on Saturday, June 29. Photo via the RISE Facebook page.

CLIFTON PARK — The RISE dispensary in Clifton Park celebrated its first day of adult-use cannabis sales on Saturday. Prior to June 29, the dispensary only sold cannabis products for medical purposes.

The occasion was commemorated with a DJ set, free bagels, and a performance by mentalist Dustin Dean. Profits from the day were donated to Hicks Strong, an organization that provides free mental health services to veterans and active-duty service members.

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