Reduce, reuse, recycle media waste

COMMENTARY /// Eye on the environment

Now that streaming services are easier to use, are you considering dumping your music and movie collection? Cassettes and VCR tapes are still accepted for donation at most local thrift stores, and you can sell or trade DVDs, CDs and vinyl records at many record stores. Fortunately, before the streaming revolution, an infrastructure for used music media was fueled by […]


THURS., JULY 19 Channel Islands Gulls 11 a.m. at Saticoy Country Club, 4450 N. Clubhouse Drive, Somis. Lunch at noon. “Christmas in July” theme. Bring canned goods and nonperishable foods to benefit St. Vincent de Paul. Wear blue. Cost: $30. RSVP requested. Contact: Shirley. Phone: 805.824.4005. Conejo Valley Amateur Radio Club 7:30 p.m. in community room, East County Sheriff’s Station, […]

Local students buck trend with high interest in STEM classes

As technology continues to advance, its related fields—science, engineering and math— present more career opportunities than ever before. But a recent study has found that student interest in those fields is waning. The nonprofit youth organization Junior Achievement published the results of a study last month that indicated students were less interested in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) fields […]

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