| Apr 15, 2014
| 9:05 AM
The following items were taken from police reports.
A Deerfield man, 32, was charged with speeding, possession of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia following a rollover crash in the 900 block of North Avenue, at about 2 p.m. on...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 3:14 PM
Three hundred vehicles filled with unwanted printers, fax machines, batteries and paint rolled through the Act V parking lot during Laguna Beach's first electronic waste recycling and hazardous materials disposal event Saturday.
Laguna Beach residents...
| Mar 31, 2014
| 10:11 PM
Hoping to make Los Angeles a national leader in steering trash away from landfills, the City Council is poised to approve a sweeping and controversial transformation of garbage collection for tens of thousands of businesses and apartment buildings....
| Feb 17, 2014
| 4:26 PM
Laguna Beach and Waste Management will host the city's first event offering electronic waste and paint collection, as well as document shredding, March 22.
The new service will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Act V lot, 1900 Laguna Canyon Road. It...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 9:30 AM
If you don't enjoy seeing all the trash on the side of Gloucester roads as you're driving around, now is your opportunity to do something about it.
The 4th annual Clean Gloucester Day will be held Saturday and is open to individuals, groups,...
| 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...
| Dec 17, 2013
| 5:30 PM
With the holiday gift-giving season in full swing, unfortunately another snowfall of empty packing boxes, old appliances and toys, and other detritus will soon descend on our neighborhoods. Unfortunately a lot of it will end up on curbs and piled in our...
| Jan 10, 2014
| 3:29 PM
It's not just the snow, cold and freezing rain that has Connecticut hunkered down and hoping for sunshine ahead. Unemployed members of the workforce are waiting for their personal storms to end.
Many people focus on Connecticut's publicized unemployment...
| Jan 11, 2014
| 2:21 PM
About 20 Glendale residents learned composting tips Saturday morning, at the city’s Integrated Waste Management building where Regina Wheeler showed residents the worms she maintains there that produce nutrient-rich fertilizer.
Wheeler now feeds...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 7:17 AM
Phil Mickelson had to withdraw from the Farmers Insurance Open at Torrey Pines because of pain in his back.
Mickelson, who opened the tournament Thursday with a three-under-par 69 on the North Course, struggled to keep pace with the contenders Friday as...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 6:31 PM
Los Angeles County's plan to offer blood tests for lead poisoning to hundreds of thousands of people in southeast Los Angeles was greeted as a political victory in working-class communities that have long worried about the health effects of emissions from...