| 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 14, 2013
| 6:54 PM
Somerset Township supervisors are getting ready for the township's spring cleanup on May 6.
Chairman Dan Halverson said this cleanup will be the same as last year's event.
Township trucks will be collecting items placed on the curb by...
| Mar 4, 2013
| 2:29 PM
Trash collectors in Roanoke are trying to work ahead of schedule because of the forecasted snow. If you're scheduled to get your garbage picked up tomorrow, the city asks you put it out early.
Here's the full press release:
ROANOKE, VA - Due to the...
| 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-...
| Feb 22, 2013
| 4:16 AM
Update: Wichita has canceled the Emergency Accident Reporting Plan (EARP). If you are involved in a crash, call 911.
Also today, Waste Management says it will not provide any residential service. That includes customers in Wichita, Derby, Belle Plain,...
| Feb 24, 2013
| 5:41 PM
Delray Beach needs a new mayor, and two men say they're ready for the job.
Acting Mayor Tom Carney and former Planing and Zoning Chair Cary Glickstein are vying for the city's highest office in the March 12 election.
Both candidates list public...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 8:21 AM
CHARLEVOIX - A subcommittee tasked with crunching numbers and coming up with a solution for who Charlevoix County should contract with for hauling and processing recyclables did not come up with a uniform suggestion Tuesday.
The subcommittee was made...
| Feb 6, 2013
| 11:37 AM
The following is the complete text of Harford County Executive David Craig's 2013 State of the County Address delivered at the Harford County Council legislative session on Tuesday, Feb. 5:
"Where there is no vision, the people perish", so it is...
| 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...
| Feb 13, 2013
| 7:14 PM
A state grant will allow the Washington Township (Pa.) Supervisors to purchase a baling machine for the municipal recycling center, which experienced financial losses last year largely due to repairs on the existing baler.
The township recently...
| 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...