| 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...
| Dec 13, 2012
| 1:21 PM
The Susi Q is where Laguna's seniors can make new friends, visit with old friends, learn new skills, eat a hot meal and get advice.
Laguna Beach Seniors Inc. built the center with help from the city, and no one is more passionate about maintaining it...
| 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 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...
| Nov 29, 2012
| 2:34 PM
The crowds that jammed into the Marine Room Tavern on Tuesday and Wednesday night were a testament to the regard in which the Mar Bar and its retiring owner, Councilman Kelly Boyd, are held.
New owner Chris Keller hosted the party and by any measure, it...
| 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....
| Sep 25, 2012
| 9:07 AM
A month after striking Teamsters Union drivers delayed garbage collections as much as 12 days, Waste Management agreed on a $1.24 million settlement with the city of Seattle, Mayor Mike McGinn's office announced Tuesday.
The settlement will pay back...
| Dec 21, 2011
| 2:34 PM
When Randall Horn moved to the new Magnolia Park Estates subdivision three years ago from Boston, he considered his new home to be suburban Orlando, with an easy jaunt on the 429 to get downtown.
Horn knew he resided in Apopka and paid taxes there, but...
| Dec 22, 2011
| 10:29 AM
Apopka city officials have really changed their tune when it comes to converting a landfill in the city from construction debris to the final resting place for the foulest of garbage -- everything from spoiled food and dirty diapers to sewage.
| Sep 26, 2011
Walt Disney Parks and Resorts' plan to build a multi-attraction "land" based on James Cameron's movie "Avatar" in Disney's Animal Kingdom received mixed reviews from fans on the company's blog last week.
Reactions ranged from uncontrolled excitement to...
| Nov 22, 2010
| 4:33 PM
State health officials are expected to release a long-awaited report Monday on their investigation into the possible causes of severe birth defects in Kettleman City, a Central California farming community of about 1,500 mostly Spanish-speaking residents....
| Nov 30, 2010
| 4:33 PM
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Tuesday levied a $300,000 fine against a toxic waste dump near a Central California farming community plagued by birth defects for failing to properly manage carcinogenic polychlorinated biphenyls, or PCBs....