If you live in or around Everett, Washington; you might consider stopping by the Green Everett Sustainable Energy Fair, this Saturday.
The metropolitan areas with the highest number of contaminated sites per capita in the nation. Slide show. The BusinessWeek article can be found here.
Ars technica has pretty good coverage of Capitol Records, et al v. Jammie Thomas; the first RIAA file-sharing suit to actually go in front of a jury.