For students in Milton, sorting school trash is a rite of passage

On a balmy spring day in the middle of May, a group of students gathered excitedly on the lawn at Milton High School. Though they were standing just a stone’s throw away from Duke’s Creemees, no one made a move for the Moose Tracks. Instead, they donned rubber gloves…and promptly dumped an entire day’s worth of their own waste onto the lawn. No, this wasn’t a case of disgruntled student…

To bag or not to bag? The straight dope on dog poop

To: Sarah Reeves, CSWD General Manager From: Jeffrey J. Subject: Dogs……and their poop. I have a dog, and he poops. A lot. I always bag it up and toss it. But I wonder about the balance between keeping dog poop out of the rain runoff, and adding thousands of little plastic bags of a biodegradable substance. Is it all that clear that bagging the poop is that much better? To:…