| 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....
| May 21, 2014
| 8:00 PM
California regulators on Wednesday approved expansion of a controversial hazardous waste facility that residents of an impoverished Central California farming community believe is the cause of birth defects and deaths among children.
| Jul 15, 2014
| 8:56 AM
The following items were taken from police reports:
A 24-year-old Orland Hills man and 26-year-old University Park man were charged with violating local ordinances against possession of cannabis and possession of drug paraphernalia after 01.40 grams...
| 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...
| Jul 22, 2014
| 12:34 PM
The state of affairs with regard to garbage collection and disposal in Harford County is one very much in need of organization, or we could find ourselves dealing with an unsavory situation.
In Maryland, there have been two primary approaches to dealing...
| Jul 3, 2014
| 11:23 AM
Now we know why state Sen. Henry Marsh and Del. Algie Howell resigned early from the General Assembly. Gov. Terry McAuliffe tapped them both today for jobs in his administration.
McAuliffe named Marsh one of three commissioners to the state's...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...
| 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...