| Sep 24, 2012
| 12:05 PM
A small dog was found alive in a trash bag that was placed outside of someone's home in the Goodwood area on Friday, Sept. 21. Had the bag gone unnoticed a few minutes longer, that dog could have ended up in the back of a Waste Management truck....
| Jun 23, 2013
| 2:17 PM
The Rotary Club of Long Meadows announced that Sharon Ruppenthal entered into the ranks of those who have donated enough to the Rotary International Fund to earn a Paul Harris Fellowship. In her acceptance speech, Ruppenthal made a reference to the...
| Feb 15, 2013
| 9:42 PM
The keys to playing Riviera Country Club as a PGA Tour pro don't just involve reading the greens and knowing what mid-iron to pull.
Just as important is where you plan to sleep at night.
John Merrick, in the thick of Northern Trust contention at eight...
| Mar 22, 2013
Sometimes it's hard to do good. For example, donating leftover banquet food to charity.
Shirley Wei Sher, a Marina del Rey immigration lawyer, discovered how challenging this can be when she recently tried to prevent leftovers at an upcoming meeting...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 2:17 PM
The Allentown-Harrisburg déjà vu experience is getting a little spooky.
Just over a week ago, I compared Allentown's financial problems, created by maladroit mayoral actions, with Harrisburg's financial problems, which are even worse, also caused by...
| Apr 2, 2013
On a recent evening, students at Pomona College feasted on chicken pot pie, steamed veggies, biscuits and rice. And, as is often the case, there were plenty of leftovers in the dining hall, enough for about 100 extra meals.
Those leftovers, however,...
| Aug 27, 2011
| 4:34 PM
AB818 would bring recycling to many apartment dwellers in California....
| Sep 3, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Assemblyman Bob Blumenfield (D-Woodland Hills) has sponsored a bill requiring owners of buildings with five or more units to provide recycling services. He recently joined with representatives of organizations supporting the bill in a news conference at...
| Sep 2, 2011
| 4:35 PM
The Village of Orland Park’s offices and the Secretary of State facility housed in Village Hall will be closed Monday. The village board meeting, which …...
| Sep 5, 2011
| 4:24 PM
Lower Macungie Township is giving its residents some guidance on how to get rid of various items damaged during Hurricane Irene. Here's what the township suggests: -If you have a large number of items, pay for a Dumpster or contract with a private hauler....
| Sep 8, 2011
| 4:34 PM
You want to recycle, but maybe there are no bins at your apartment complex and you can't -- or don't want to -- go to a recycling center on your own. You have plenty of company, but starting next year......