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2008-09-23 12:00:00

By TOM BELL The City Council approved a deal with a waste hauler Monday that will give residents free curbside recycling next year. The 20-year agreement calls for Casella Waste Systems to provide free recycling services in exchange for the city's agreement to extend a sewer line on County Road to a site where Casella plans to build a solid-waste facility. "This is a winner," said Mayor Bruce Chuluda, who has been trying to boost the city's recycling efforts since he took office three...


Word of the Day
Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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