Fall recycling event is Saturday

October 1, 2010

NEW — 3:55 p.m. Oct. 1, 2010

Newcastle has teamed up with Renton Academy, the Washington State Department of Ecology and King County to hold its fall recycling event at Renton Academy, 6928 116th Ave. S.E., from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m. Oct. 2.

The collection will be in the parking along 116th Avenue Southeast. Click here to see the flier about the event as well as details about what you can bring.

Nominate now for diamond awards

October 1, 2010

NEW — 12 p.m. Oct. 1, 2010

The Newcastle Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for the 2010 Diamond Awards through Oct. 25.

The awards are given out each year to recognize outstanding members of the community.

This year’s awards ceremony will be Nov. 10 at the Golf Club at Newcastle’s Saint Andrews Ballroom.

Click here for more information about the awards and to download a nomination form.

Five awards are given each year, typically one in each of the following categories: business, youth, senior, education and community.