Day: April 20, 2012

Just one more

It’s hard to remember a time when all the trash went to one place. Now there’s the red bin for this, the blue bin for that, and the green can for the other, and all the rest goes in that ever-shrinking gray can. It’s made...

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Life lessons

To the Editor: I read with interest how McNary High School arrested and handcuffed a student last week. The crime was punching a staffer. The story is filled with contemporary life lessons for both students and parents. Most...

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Earth Day

To the Editor: For the past 42 years, Earth Day celebrations, big and small, have taken place in Salem. This year, Covanta Marion, the owner-operator of the energy-from-waste (EfW) facility in Brooks, is using Earth Day to...

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