Update



As Earth Day approaches, there are two upcoming area events designed to keep computers and other electronic equipment from heading to landfills.

It starts with a computer recycling event Friday afternoon from 4:00 to 7:00 at Salem City Hall. The city is working with ITT Technical Institute to refurbish as many computers as possible for placement with low-income families. Click here for full information.

There is another event Saturday from 9:00 to 3:00 at the  Roanoke Civic Center. It covers a long list of electronics and kitchen items. Click here for full information.  More on this event from WFIR’s Evan Jones.

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