Girls Scouts set up shop outside Chicago dispensary, sell hundreds of cookies

CHICAGO (WISH) — A Girl Scout troop in Chicago recently set up shop outside of a dispensary, leading to hundreds of cookies sold.

Block Club Chicago reports that the troop sold 230 boxes after setting up outside Dispensary 33 on Feb. 9.

A picture posted to Facebook by Chicago Cannabis Connoisseurs went viral, being shared more than 1,000 times.

This is a picture of some Girl Scouts selling their cookies outside of Dispensary 33 here in Chicago.

Posted by Chicago Cannabis Connoisseurs on Sunday, February 9, 2020

“The cookies they’re selling and our clientele, it’s a great match,” Abigail Watkins, marketing and outreach manager, told Block Club Chicago. “As a former Girl Scout, I admire the hustle.”


4 children taken to hospital after car crashes into Pennsylvania day care center

 (CNN) — Four children were injured after a woman crashed her car through the window of a day care center classroom, according to Pennsylvania authorities.

The black BMW traveled all the way through one classroom of the Children of America Educational Childcare center before stopping at a back wall, the Bucks County Attorney’s Office said in a statement.

Four children were taken to the hospital, one of whom suffered serious injuries, the statement said.

“The driver of the vehicle sustained minor injuries, was treated and remains hospitalized,” it said.

The crash is under investigation, according to James O’Malley, the spokesperson for the district attorney’s office. He told CNN the woman was working as a delivery driver.

At the time of the crash — about 1:30 p.m. — there were about 17 children inside that room and about 79 total in the building .

All of the children have been accounted for and reunited with their families, the statement said.