Showing posts from December, 2013

Durham E-Waste Recycling Event January 11

Durham residents and businesses waiting for the next free opportunity to recycle electronic waste, shred confidential documents, and safely dispose of their Christmas trees should plan to attend the E-Waste Recycling and Paper Shredding Event next month.
The event will be held Saturday, January 11, 2014, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Durham County Memorial Stadium, located at 750 Stadium Dr. The event, co-sponsored by the City of Durham’s Solid Waste Management Department, Sonoco Recycling, Shimar Recycling, Synergy Recycling and Durham County Government, will accept nearly all electronic devices with a cord, including: ·Computers, laptops, keyboards, mice, printers, monitors, speakers, copiers, scanners, circuit boards, hard drives, computer parts, etc. ·Televisions, stereo equipment, tape players, receivers, amplifiers, record players, etc. ·Kitchen electronics, such as microwaves, mixers, blenders, choppers, etc. ·Telephones, cell phones, and fax machines ·Hair dryers, curling irons, ala…

Board members

We would like to thank members of the outgoing 2013 HVNNA board and welcome the new members.
Our new 2014 Board is……
President: Maurice Darden
Vice President: Debbie Lidowski
Treasurer: Martha Wilaby
Secretary: Sandra Johnson
Ast. Secretary: Beth Bader

Thanks to our outgoing president Martha Wilaby and long-time treasurer Glenn Heartwell.

Reminder: Meeting TONIGHT!!!

The last HVNN General meeting for 2013 will be held Tuesday, December 10th at 7:00 pm at Harris, Inc (3505 Hillsborough Rd.)There will be a short meeting to conduct business and elections held for the 2014 HVNNA board, then refreshments and a video montage of 2013 in HVNN.Please bring either a dessert or savory to share and non-perishable food items to be donated to a local church food pantry.If you want to carpool or have questions, call Debbie Lidowski @ 919.210.1450.

Items MOST needed for the food pantry!!

Canned Salmon (14.75 oz), Canned Ham (1 lb), Soups (10.75 –20 oz), Cream of Chicken, Other Chicken and Beef Soups, Chowders, Canned Fruit (15 – 20 oz), light syrup or natural fruit juices, Canned Beans: 15 – 16 oz, Kidney, Black & Black Eye, Dried Beans (1 lb), Black and Black Eye, Canned Vegetables (14.25 – 20 oz), Collard Greens, Mixed Greens, Tomatoes, Potatoes, Maseca Corn Flour (2 lb), Boxed Cereals (14 – 18 oz), healthy, low sugar varieties, Shelf Stable Milk (32 oz), Pas…

message from Durham PD

I hope everyone had a relaxing Thanksgiving with friends and family. As the Holidays are fast approaching we are seeing an increase in residential break-ins. I have read recent neighborhood posts regarding the break-ins and these posts have been a big help to get information out to your neighbors.
Under the FBI Uniform Crime Reporting there was an estimated 2,103,787 burglaries across the US in 2012. Victims of burglary offenses suffered an estimated $4.7 billion in property losses in 2012; overall the average dollar loss per burglary offense was $2,230. The clearance rate for these Burglaries in 2012 was 12.7%. (http://www.fbi. gov/about- us/cjis/ucr/ crime-in- the-u.s/2012/ crime-in- the-u.s.- 2012/cius_ home) As you can see these are very difficult crimes to solve. The Police Department needs your help in order to apprehend those responsible. Throughout my last year in District 2, I have seen how information we received, from the community, has led to the apprehension an…