Oct. 28, 2014
KOMO4 News: Recycled Costume Ideas (YouTube)
EcoConsumer Tom Watson and anchor Mary Nam have fun featuring Halloween costumes from reused and recycled materials! This year's theme is plants and animals, with costumes modeled by Paulina, Alex, Victoria, Leslie and Iván from the El Centro de la Raza after school program, accompanied by their teacher Maria Rico.
Oct. 6, 2014
Work underway to replace aging, undersized Factoria Transfer Station with better facility
Existing station will remain open for business throughout construction; New facility to include wide range of recycling options.
Oct. 3, 2014
When life gives you a yard full of leaves, make compost (PDF, 110 K)
Leaves not only produce good compost, but also good exercise for those who rake them, typically burning off 150 calories in 30 minutes, according to Harvard Health.—Reprinted with permission from The Seattle Times.