| Aug 28, 2014
| 12:09 PM
For the past several months, Delray's finance team has been crunching numbers to come up with a budget that keeps the city running without charging residents more in taxes.
City officials say they have made changes to the proposed $103 million budget...
| Sep 4, 2014
| 4:35 PM
Two of the country's biggest retailers and fiercest rivals are working together to push for more sustainable beauty and personal care products.
Target Corp. and Wal-Mart Stores Inc., along with Forum for the Future, a sustainable development...
| 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...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 9:11 PM
The following items were gathered from Oak Park police reports:
A man 30 to 35 years old and wearing a fishermen's white floppy hat robbed the Circle K Shell, 401 Madison St., at gunpoint of $175 at 9:45 p.m. Aug. 26. The man fled east on Madison.
| Aug 15, 2014
| 3:02 PM
District 2: Aronson knows her community the most
Five candidates with varying backgrounds and experience filed to run for the Broward County Commission District 2 spot in the Aug. 26 Democratic primary. No Republicans have filed to run for this seat, so...
| Aug 1, 2014
| 1:22 PM
Hiring one outside firm to prepare the invitations for vendors bidding for a garbage pick-up contract with Delray may not be enough oversight to satisfy city officials.
Delray City Attorney Noel Pfeffer wants commissioners to hire a solid waste expert...
| Jul 23, 2014
| 2:03 AM
Motorists in Florida are now required to give extra room to garbage trucks and utility service vehicles.
An expansion of the "move over" law, effective this month, requires motorists to change lanes to stay away from these vehicles if traveling on a...
| Aug 12, 2014
| 12:43 PM
I was pleased to see Bryna Zumer's article in last week's Aegis about the growing popularity of solar electric power.
I was disappointed Harford County Public Schools did not get mentioned, as we were one of the first to install photo-voltaic...
| Jul 4, 2014
| 8:58 PM
After taking a firearms training course, paying a host of fees, and submitting fingerprints for a background check that he ultimately passed, Michael Thomas was puzzled when he was notified earlier this year that a special review board had denied his...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 1:05 PM
Two of Connecticut's trash-to-energy plants are being sold to a private-equity firm that specializes in energy investments.
Waste Management Inc. announced Tuesday it would sell its Wheelabrator business for $1.94 billion to Energy Capital Partners....
| Jul 28, 2014
| 8:34 PM
Something nasty dropped into someone's recycling bin likely sickened five people Monday at Greenstar Recycling in Northampton and triggered a massive emergency response.
Shortly after 11 a.m., dozens of ambulances and fire vehicles and officials with...