Recycling center Earth Day tour

Venango County Recycling Center director Erik Johnson demonstrates a vertical cardboard bailer to, from left, Maryjane Allen, of Reno, and Jenna Dillion and Caleb Williams, both of Franklin, during an Earth Day tour at the recycling center on Saturday. Since July, the drop-off center has processed several tons of cardboard in addition to all types of household recyclables. Allen said she is glad the facility is in Venango County. (By Brad Lena)