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Lakewood’s Division of Aging restarting grocery shopping transportation trips for seniors

LAKEWOOD, Ohio — More than seven months after the pandemic forced Lakewood’s Division of Aging to cease transportation of seniors to the store, the city is restarting the program on Oct. 20.

“We’re starting with offering transportation on Tuesdays and Wednesdays,” Lakewood Department of Human Services Director Toni Gelsomino said. “We’re already filled for the first two weeks.

“If it looks like we have a need, we’ll add a third (day). We’re kind of finishing up the survey to get an idea of how many people actually need this.”

Offered in the morning and afternoon two days per week with a maximum of four people on each bus, grocery shopping transportation will follow strict social-distancing guidelines with all occupants required to wear masks.

Hand sanitizer will be available on each vehicle for personal use. Drivers will assist passengers with minimal contact. Also, all bus surfaces will be cleaned before and

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Flora Launches Hemp Textiles & Co. Division and Inaugural Clothing Brand, Stardog Loungewear

Flora Launches Stardog Loungewear Brand

Stardog Loungewear is the inaugural brand of the Hemp Textiles & Co. division.
Stardog Loungewear is the inaugural brand of the Hemp Textiles & Co. division.
Stardog Loungewear is the inaugural brand of the Hemp Textiles & Co. division.

TORONTO, Oct. 07, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Flora Growth Corp. (“Flora” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the launch of a new division, Hemp Textiles & Co., along with the start of sales of its inaugural hemp-based clothing brand, Stardog Loungewear (“Stardog”). This division will develop and sell to both consumers and businesses, hemp-based textiles and loungewear.

A photo accompanying this announcement is available at https://www.globenewswire.com/NewsRoom/AttachmentNg/d41a7531-98ab-423b-88ab-1045a5dc0e6a

“Flora prioritizes sustainability in all our business practices and we anticipate that our new Hemp Textiles & Co. division will help us meet those goals by utilizing organic, natural materials and not wasting any components of the plant,” commented Flora’s President of Consumer Goods, Luis Merchan. “We believe the new Stardog brand

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