| Aug 28, 2014
| 8:38 PM
Salisbury residents may not only see a reduction in their annual solid waste and recycling bill, but perhaps even a new hauler.
The township has had a contract with Waste Management to provide both services, but it expired June 30. Since then, the...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 2:24 PM
A Hollywood man used his Miami-Dade County government job to obtain more than $13,000 worth of bribes – including a new stove, refrigerator and air conditioning system for his home, federal authorities said.
George Brown, 50, was released on...
| Mar 7, 2013
| 2:22 PM
The Laguna Beach Visitors & Conference Bureau uncorked another tasty treat this week.
For the third year, the bureau is hosting Laguna Beach a la Carte, a festival of food and wine that promotes Laguna's reputation as a foodie destination with world-...
| Mar 12, 2013
| 6:14 AM
A total of 66 volunteers of all ages came out recently to plant 450 tree seedlings at Bethel Landfill in Hampton. The seedlings were planted in the buffer strip between the landfill and I-64. They were native evergreens with one exception, selected for...
| Mar 21, 2013
| 10:30 AM
The California Coastal Commission has partnered with ECO-Warrior Foundation for the Laguna Beach City Adopt-A-Beach Program, according to a press release.
The foundation is the local contact within the city and directs volunteers to scheduled beach...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 10:47 AM
Kudos go out to all who participated in Clean Gloucester Day earlier this month, when volunteers spread out across the county on March 9 and put the hurt to trash and litter.
Volunteers collected approximately 11.1 tons of trash, according to Clean...
| Mar 28, 2013
| 4:19 PM
It must have been a chore for Sande St. John to sit by while others organized the Laguna Beach Seniors annual Legacy Ball. Usually she is running events that honor outstanding Lagunans.
This time she was the honoree. It would be hard to find a more...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 1:34 PM
Food waste. It's been called recycling's final frontier.
While many people know the joy of turning those banana peels, coffee grounds, eggshells and wilted lettuce leaves into rich compost for their backyard gardens, composting doesn't always come...
| Oct 6, 2013
HUNTSVILLE, Ala. — I was inept at moonwalking. My rocket was a dud. And I crashed the space shuttle.
Fortunately, I was just an astronaut wannabe and not the real deal. But it's as close as this middle-aged space geek is going to get. That...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 10:40 AM
Laguna Beach Housing and Human Services Committee is seeking donations for a city-wide food drive and the World Hunger Bowl.
The food drive is getting help from Waste Management services, which is picking up food on three days and delivering it to the...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 5:56 AM
The Hayes convenience center on Guinea Road will be collecting the wretched refuse from around Gloucester's teeming shore on Saturday in the annual fall household harmful waste collection day.
For those tired, poor, huddled masses in Gloucester yearning...