Entries by Eric W. Austin

ERIC’S TECH TALK: Where are all the aliens?

by Eric W. Austin (The views of the author in the following column are not necessarily those of The Town Line newspaper, or its staff and board of directors.) Where is everybody? That’s the question posed by Italian physicist and Nobel Prize winner Enrico Fermi in 1950 over a casual lunch with his fellow physicists […]

Fiberight recycling plant set to go online in April

by Eric W. Austin For those towns waiting for the new Fiberight recycling facility in Hampden to come online, the end is nearly in sight. At an October 24 meeting with the Municipal Review Committee (MRC) Board of Directors, Fiberight CEO Craig Stuart-Paul presented a new construction schedule for the Material Recovery Facility that sees […]

China for a Lifetime kicks off volunteer initiative

by Eric W. Austin The China for a Lifetime Committee held a public meeting on Saturday, November 17, at the China Lake Camp and Conference Center to launch a volunteer initiative as part of their mission to improve the lives of residents through community activism. The committee had identified 18 areas where volunteers can help […]

CFAL to hold public meeting in November

by Eric W. Austin The China for a Lifetime Committee will host a public meeting about local volunteering needs and opportunities at 10 a.m. on Saturday, November 17, at the China Lake Camp and Conference Center (255 Neck Road). For the past several months, using feedback received from last year’s community survey, the China for […]