recycling

Used clothing helps others

Are you doing spring cleaning and going through your closets getting rid of things that don?t fit or are worn out? Don?t throw them away! The Soroptimist International of the Amer ...

Stop litter and start recycling

Littering is a huge problem in this world. Every day when you are driving to places, and you look out your window to see piles of trash all over the sides of the road. People nee ...

Auburn has Christmas-tree disposal options

AUBURN CA - Auburn-area residents with natural Christmas trees have a choice of options to recycle. The trees can be chopped up and placed in the green-waste containers for pickup ...

Need to know where to drop off your tree?

Auburn residents have several options for Christmas tree recycling this year. Tree owners should first make sure to remove all decorations and lights, and then cut up, unflocked t ...

Loomis Self Storage stores your e-waste, too

A Loomis business is helping the community become a little greener. Loomis Self Storage is offering locals free e-waste drop-off, six days a week at its Jetton Lane location. "We ...

It’s in the bag

Some residents feel money is being wasted through a local recycling program that costs thousands of dollars. The city of Auburn participates in the “One Big Bin” program in wh ...

Trees’ new life begins

Now that the holidays are coming to an end, Placer County residents can make better use of their Christmas trees through recycling. Residents can drop off their used trees for fre ...

Finding fun with trash

A fourth “R” will be added to the Rocklin Unified School District K-8 grade curriculum this year. In addition to reading, writing and arithmetic, the students will also be le ...