Aktive Lifestyle CBD now open in downtown Roanoke

An Aktive Lifestyle CBD location officially opened in downtown Roanoke on Feb. 15. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)
An Aktive Lifestyle CBD location officially opened in downtown Roanoke on Feb. 15. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)

An Aktive Lifestyle CBD location officially opened in downtown Roanoke on Feb. 15. (Ian Pribanic/Community Impact Newspaper)

Aktive Lifestyle CBD opened Feb. 15 at 400 S. Oak St., Roanoke. The store offers wellness and beauty products infused with CBD, or cannabidiol, including facelift skin cream and weight-loss oral spray. The store also features pet products and treats. 800-287-1513. www.aktivetoday.com
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By Ian Pribanic

Ian Pribanic covers city government, transportation, business and education news for Community Impact Newspaper in the Keller-Roanoke-Northeast Fort Worth areas. A Washington D.C. native and University of North Texas graduate, Ian was previously an editor for papers in Oklahoma, West Texas and for Community Impact in New Braunfels.


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