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Let's get serious. Maybe.
| December 14, 2012
Scenic vistas ... of the future!
Imagine the new landscapes your children will enjoy.
| August 03, 2012
Restaurant composting closes another local-food loop
You — or your neighbor — may do it at home, but now area restaurants, hospitals, schools, and grocery stores are also reducing their waste and producing rich soil by turning food scraps and paper products into compost.
Eat your waste
| April 27, 2012
Talking trash with the League
The second site visit of the League of Young Voters' Portland 101 program, which Jeff Inglis outlined last week (see " Young Activists Explore Police Department ," September 23), took the group to ecomaine, the non-profit waste management facility locate
| September 30, 2011
Can a single woman peacefully co-exist with schlubby bachelor roommates? Absolutely!
Wait — you're living with guys? Don't you know they're filthy creatures who don't clean up after themselves and leave a trail of Doritos everywhere they go?!
| September 02, 2011
Estimates vary, but it's safe to say that restaurants and institutions (such as colleges or hospitals) waste tons of food every year; last September, a group of students at the College of the Atlantic noticed that their school was no exception.
| June 10, 2011
Getting rid of e-waste
I'm doing a major apartment clean-up and I'm trying to dispose of my unwanted items as responsibly as possible. I'm recycling (both curbside and through Goodwill) as much as I can. But what to do with the electronic waste I've accumulated over the year
| February 18, 2011
Phoenix Mad (In Love) Libs presents: The Trashy Date
We met at the romantic intersection of [blank] and desire ...
The ____ Boston Date Ever!
| February 11, 2011
Talkin' Trash TV: Miami Housewives cast announced
They've suffered through the filming of Kourtney & Khloé Take Miami. The hazmat team called in to clean up after season two of Jersey Shore...
| February 03, 2011
Talkin' Trash TV: Jersey Shore
Remember back to the glory days of 2009? Sure, the economy was in deeper shit than the kid from Slumdog Millionaire and all that boring...
| January 28, 2011
On the meaning of trash
Providence cultural center AS220 wraps up the fall edition of its Action Speaks! panel discussion series with an examination of that oft-ignored byproduct of America's consumerist culture: trash.
| October 22, 2010
Drew Steinbeiser's article about blue bags and garbage disposal in Portland generated a lot of feedback. Now it looks like Cape Elizabethians will be grappling...
| September 13, 2010
Dump at City Hall?
Thank you for your recent article about the price increase on city trash bags. When I first noticed this at Hannaford this summer, I was disgusted!
Letters to the Portland editor, September 3, 2010
PORTLAND PHOENIX LETTERS
| September 03, 2010
As city blue-bag prices climb, Portland residents find other ways to take out the trash
They come out at night, hiding beneath the cloak of darkness. Weighed down by bags of reeking garbage, they hobble along the streets in search for the closest Dumpster. And these people of the night, they're your friends and neighbors: normally unassumin
| August 20, 2010
Julie Kramer: Litterbug?
I noticed a piece of paper on the ground as I left One Financial Center yesterday. As I went to pick...
| March 05, 2009
Lizzie Goodman of Blender, WTF and Tugboat, Hater of America
Lizzie Goodman, editor-at-large of Blender Magazine, phones in to talk about McCain/Obama, we play back the WTF Line and out Keith "Tugboat Dakin as a...
| August 21, 2008
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