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From Top Cop To Pot Shop: Garry McCarthy Now A Security Consultant For Cannabis Company Looking To Open In River North

After losing $200,000 in a burglary the first week weed was legal, MOCA is trying to convince River North neighbors they're serious about security.


Emporium Arcade Owners Bail On Plan To Expand MOCA Weed Dispensary In Logan Square

The dispensary was burglarized earlier this month and the burglar made off with more than $100,000 in cash, police said.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Burglars Stole $100K From Logan Square Weed Dispensary In What Police Say Could Be An Inside Job

"This was not a random incident," a Chicago Police spokesman said.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

The Ultimate Guide To Buying Legal Weed In Your Neighborhood

Our guide to your neighborhood marijuana dispensaries — from Andersonville to South Shore.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Emporium Arcade Owners Want To Expand MoCa Dispensary, But City Board Won’t Sign Off Yet

The delay will not prevent MoCa Modern Cannabis from selling recreational weed on Jan. 1.

Logan Square, Humboldt Park, Avondale

Emporium Arcade Owners’ Plan To Turn Barry’s Drugs Into Recreational Cannabis Dispensary Hits Roadblock In Wicker Park

The Logan Square-based Modern Cannabis, which is owned by the duo behind Emporium, applied for the license for Milwaukee Avenue between Damen and Ashland avenues.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town