Oceanside CurbUp 2018

OCEANSIDE CURBSIDE DONATION MONTH STARTS NOVEMBER 1 AND ENDS NOVEMBER 30     The City of Oceanside and Waste Management invite Oceanside residents to donate large items and clothing benefiting Goodwill San Diego during the month-long CurbUp Program.   Just in time for the holiday season, the CurbUp Program will be offering Oceanside residents the...

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Fixit Clinic – Clairemont Times

21 September 2018

Fixit Clinic by Chris O'Connell - August 7, 2018 If something doesn’t work, throw it out and buy a new one. Because of this behavior our landfills are filling at a rapid rate and electronic waste has become the one of the largest pollution generators. So why not fix it?! A couple years back I...

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DIY No-Sew Cut Out Tank Top

4 May 2017

DIY No-Sew Cut Out Tank Top Whether you are a mom yourself or are looking for a special gift to create for your mom this mother’s day, this DIY no-sew triangle cut out tank top project is perfect for staying trendy this spring! The first thing you will need to do is find the ideal...

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Oceanside High UPCYCLES!

20 April 2016

Students from Oceanside High School took a tour of Goodwill’s After Market Facility in Otay Mesa. During the tour, they were given the opportunity to choose one unsellable item to take back to their school and upcycle. Check out what they did with these items no one wanted – you will be amazed. You will...

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Upcycling Earth Month Project

5 April 2016

April is Earth Month. When we think about taking care of our earth, we typically think about using less water, recycling plastic bottles and cans, and picking up trash especially on our coastline. We do not often think of reuse and its importance. I recently decided to take on a “reuse” or “repurpose” project. I...

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