This year almost 20 tons of trash and debris from the coastline, waterways, roadsides and open spaces was removed. At the Land O’Lakes drop off site, co leaders Betsy Crisp, Family and Consumer Sciences agent and Family Nutrition Program coordinator, UF/IFAS Pasco County Extension, and Kurt Conover, director of marketing at Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point, organized tents, volunteers and more. Following the event, door prizes were awarded and volunteers enjoyed a free barbecue.

James Poniewozik cover story on Stephen Colbert for this week issue of TIME paints a portrait of a comedian in transition. Colbert, who wrapped up his tenth and final season of The Colbert Report on Comedy Central last December, has been tirelessly preparing to take the reins of The Late Show on CBS on Sept. 8..

During his youth, his family moved between a variety of Texan boomtowns, and Howard a bookish and somewhat introverted child was steeped in the violent myths and legends of the Old South. At fifteen Howard began to read the pulp magazines of the day, and to write more seriously. The December 1922 issue of his high school newspaper featured two of his stories, ‘Golden Hope Christmas’ and ‘West is West’. In 1924 he sold his first piece a short caveman tale titled ‘Spear and Fang’ for $16 to the not yet famous Weird Tales magazine. Howard’s most famous character, Conan the Cimmerian, was a barbarian turned King during the Hyborian Age, a mythical period of some 12,000 years ago. Conan featured in seventeen Weird Tales stories between 1933 and 1936 which is why Howard is now regarded as having spawned the ‘sword and sorcery’ genre.

It was then that I decided to check out exactly what rooting was. Now, I have rooted my phone, and I have flashed a number of ROM’s and all sorts of crazy stuff. But to the average Android owner, that last sentence probably made you say, “You did what? What does that mean?” I never really had anyone explain it to me in “Layman’s Terms”, so I had to figure it out.

At a recent presentation in midtown Manhattan, trend forecaster David Wolfe of The Doneger Group, had this advice for dozens of fashion professionals on hand: “Old is good. Old is better than it’s ever been before believe it. The boomers control $7 trillion.

Park View has won three straight after junior Elton Quintanilla scored twice in the Patriots’ 3 1 win over Dominion in double overtime. The program, which finished 11 4 last year, looks to be back on track this season after a 2 4 start. (Last week’s rankings).