The Polluted Life – An Essay

Recently, a teacher at Peaks Island Elementary sent us an essay written by one of her third grade students. This Spring, my students worked on persuasive writing, tackling the issue of sustainability. One of my third grade students chose to focus on the impact of plastic on our environment, and gave a shoutout to the Read More…

Toast to the Coast – Beach Cleanup and Beer!

Help clean up Willard Beach with CLYNK at Toast to the Coast 2018!

There’s still time to sign up for the Toast to the Coast beach cleanup and happy hour event. Join CLYNK, REVERB, and Foulmouthed Brewing on Wednesday, June 27th at 5:30 pm at Willard Beach to beautify our beaches and restore the shores, then come have a beer! WHO: CLYNK, REVERB, Foulmouthed Brewery, and anyone who Read More…

Portland Kids Duathlon – July 15, 2018

Join CLYNK at the Portland Kids Duathlon, July 15

Join CLYNK at the Portland Kids Duathlon on July 15! CLYNK is thrilled to sponsor Portland’s first duathlon race for kids ages 5-12. The Portland Kids Duathlon will be held the morning of July 15th at CycleMania with a course along the East End and Bayside trails. All profits from this race will be donated to the Portland Read More…

Does all of your recycling actually get recycled?

An actual, single stream. Not completely relevant to the article, but we needed an image.

The average American is probably unaware that recycling in a blue bin doesn’t always guarantee that those items will actually be recycled. And how would they know? It’s not a common conversation topic, and who would think twice about where their empty pizza boxes go after they get deposited into a recycling bin? But the Read More…