| Jan 31, 2013
| 11:02 AM
Waste Management's Michelle Clark may not be ready to quit her daytime job for a gig as a stand-up comic, but she sure knows how to get laughs.
Clark served as mistress of ceremonies at the Chamber of Commerce Spirit Awards and 96th annual board...
| Jan 31, 2013
| 4:40 PM
The City Council talked trash Tuesday.
Months of negotiations and the hiring of a consultant to assist the city staff paid off as the general terms of a franchise agreement with Waste Management of Orange County were unanimously approved. The city...
| Feb 3, 2013
| 10:03 PM
|HIGH SCHOOL GIRLS’ BASKETBALL|
Aberdeen Roncalli vs. Groton, Roncalli Gym, 8 p.m.
Faulkton at Highmore-Harrold
Ipswich vs. Leola-Frederick at Leola
Northwestern at Edmunds Central
Sully Buttes vs. Highmore-...
| Feb 4, 2013
| 6:00 AM
CHARLEVOIX -- Nearly four months since a decision was expected, Charlevoix County continues to struggle to decide what company it will use to haul and process material from its recycling facilities.
The county is currently considering contracting...
| Jan 22, 2013
| 3:27 PM
Let the mudslinging begin!
With three open seats up for grabs it is no surprise that Delray Beach politics will be heating up exponentially leading to the March 12 election.
The first punch, however, was not thrown by a candidate but by resident...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 10:47 AM
Kudos go out to all who participated in Clean Gloucester Day earlier this month, when volunteers spread out across the county on March 9 and put the hurt to trash and litter.
Volunteers collected approximately 11.1 tons of trash, according to Clean...
| Jan 7, 2013
| 10:08 AM
CHARLEVOIX -- No decision was made by Charlevoix County officials Monday on who it will contract with to haul and process recyclables in the county.
Bids first went out for the expiring hauling contract in September, but a decision has yet to be made...
| Jun 1, 2013
| 2:17 PM
The Allentown-Harrisburg déjà vu experience is getting a little spooky.
Just over a week ago, I compared Allentown's financial problems, created by maladroit mayoral actions, with Harrisburg's financial problems, which are even worse, also caused by...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 7:00 PM
Central City Borough Council members on Monday joined Shade Township supervisors in canceling the annual spring cleanup.
Shade Landfill Inc. officials reduced hours to six hours per week. It is now open 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. Mondays, according to councilman...
| Jan 10, 2013
| 6:15 PM
The Berkeley County Council voted Thursday to take ownership of a 1.7-acre parcel that is being donated for a park in the community of Bedington, W.Va.
The new recreation site, which is proposed to be named Goldie Gibbons Park, is along Bedington Road...
| Jan 13, 2013
| 4:30 PM
Washington Township, Pa., officials are refocusing on residents’ needs as they endeavor to keep the municipal refuse transfer station and recycling center off Pa. 16 profitable.
Unlike some facilities, Washington Township’s is unable to do...
| Jan 16, 2013
| 6:49 PM
The words are in all caps on a bright yellow lid attached to the top of a large green barrel: RECYCLING ONLY.
Waynesboro Borough Manager Lloyd Hamberger told the borough council Wednesday night that the rollout of the aforementioned single-stream...