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Rain Garden Construction at Memorial Park And Plant Your Own
April 12, 2012
Sprout House, a preschool located on Main Street in downtown Chatham, is currently holding its annual native plant sale. This ye...
Reeves-Reed Arboretum Hires New Executive Director
April 11, 2012
After a thorough three-month search, the Board of Trustees of Reeves-Reed Arboretum is pleased to announce that it has appointed Frank...
Spring is here and Union County’s Watchung Stable is offering guided trail rides on Sundays starting April 1, for everyone nine ...
Stanley Congregational Church Offers Solar Screening Event
March 30, 2012
On Sunday April 15, 2012 from 11:30AM – 1:30PM, GreenFaith – an interfaith environmental coalition – and AP Solar wi...
LWV Hosting Two-Part program on Hydraulic Fracturing
March 14, 2012
Although Governor Christie has issued a moritorium and agreed to wait untiil the EPA issues its report to decide whether to permit hyd...
Chatham Township, Great Swamp Watershed Offering Pre‐Spring Rain Garden Workshop March 10
March 2, 2012
Chatham Township and the Great Swamp Watershed Association, along with the Chatham Borough Green Initiatives Committee, offer a pre‐sp...
Garden State Gardens Program at Scotch Plains Public Library: Start your Spring “Must Visit” garden list now!
January 25, 2012
Most of the twenty public gardens of the Garden State Gardens Consortium are within easy driving distance of our community. Find out m...
Terry Carruthers, owner of Creative Energy in Millington, NJ, will talk about how to winterize your home and make it more energy effic...
Styrofoam Collection in Berkeley Heights
December 21, 2011
The Berkeley Heights Environmental Commission's Sustainability Task Force on Recycling is hosting its third annual Styrofoam Colle...
Reeves-Reed Arboretum Receives Technology Grant
December 16, 2011
Reeves-Reed Arboretum announces the completion of its newly designed website. The design, created by JAM Graphics in Pompton Plains, N...
Stanley Congregational Church Achieves Green Faith's Sustainable Sanctuary http://www.stanleychurch.org/greenfaith/GreenSanctuary....
Chatham Township Planning Board Seeks More Controls in Farming Ordinance
November 22, 2011
CHATHAM TWP, NJ – The planning board met last night to discuss the draft of the Market Garden ordinance created to allow residen...
Passaic River Cleanup Team Clears Path in Chatham
November 21, 2011
CHATHAM, NJ -- Volunteers led by the Green Initiatives Committee and the Environmental Commission made their way through tangled brush...
Local students got "onboard" alternative transportation during International Walk to School Week by forming a Walking School...
Green Fair of the Chathams Less Than Three Weeks Away!
September 13, 2011
The Green Fair of the Chathams will take place on Saturday, September 24, 2011, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., rain or shine, at the gazebo at...
Climate Change Debate: Real or Myth?
August 22, 2011
The Sierra Club Loantaka Group presents Dr. Mira A. Franke and Eric Hausker debating whether climate change is real or just a theory b...
Borough of Chatham Farmer’s Market Selected as One of Three National Finalists for the “Great Barn Giveaway”
August 2, 2011
The Borough of Chatham farmers market is in the running to receive a free open air barn from The Great Barn Give Away. The 24ft ...
Friends of Madison Shade Trees on Display
August 2, 2011
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Take the Green Challenge!
July 7, 2011
Do you want some concrete steps you can take to go green and live a more sustainable lifestyle? The Chatham Borough Green Challeng...
Chatham Township Committee Discusses Efficient Recycling, the Opening of Shunpike Field and Commercial Farming in Green Village
July 2, 2011
CHATHAM TOWNSHIP, NJ-- The Chatham Township Committee met on Thursday night to discuss issues of more efficient single-stream recyclin...
Extreme Energy Solutions Sponsors O'burg 5K Run
June 30, 2011
OGDENSBURG, NJ - On Saturday, June 18, 2011, Ogdensburg was the host to many runners, joggers, and walkers, as it hosted the Annual O&...
Extreme Adopts Made in the USA Policy
June 30, 2011
Policy aimed at lessening enviromental impact and increased localized job creation, adopted into company operating procedure. ...
Chatham Township Committee Honors State Champ Students; Citizens Voice Concerns over Shunpike Field and Farming
June 10, 2011
CHATHAM TOWNSHIP, NJ - The Chatham Township Committee gave special recognition to both student athletes and musicians on Thursday...
Chatham Committee Told Possible Green Village Farming Land Shows No Signs of Adding Pollution to Loantaka Brook Near Property
May 27, 2011
CHATHAM TOWNSHIP, NJ - A plot of land in Green Village that possibly could be used to farm vegetables for sale to area markets and res...
The Sierra Club presents Rahway Mayor James Kennedy talking about water issues around the world. He’ll discuss the work of World...