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Fanwood Honors Volunteers of the Month
October 21, 2014
FANWOOD, NJ -- Phyllis Sandrock, left, and Margaret Chowdhury were honored by Mayor Colleen Mahr and the Borough Council as Fanwood...
Freecycling Day Is Sunday, October 26 at Crystal Springs
October 21, 2014
EAST BRUNSWICK, NJ – Area residents are invited to bring their castoffs and hunt for “finds” at the next Freecycling...
Livingston Receives $150,000 From Essex County Open Space Trust Fund
October 21, 2014
LIVINGSTON, NJ – Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. and the Essex County Recreation and Open Space Trust Fund...
EDISON, NJ — Early this year, Edison lost an environmental icon, Jane Tousman who died March 22nd at age 77. In her memory, ...
Special Recycling Dates Planned in Union County
October 17, 2014
UNION COUNTY, NJ -- Union County is holding several special recycling events during the coming weeks for items that are typically diff...
Hazardous Materials Recycling on Sat, Oct. 18
October 11, 2014
UNION COUNTY, NJ -- A household special waste collection event will be held Saturday, Oct. 18, so Union County residents can get rid o...
Take a Walk on the “Wild Food” Side
September 29, 2014
FANWOOD, NJ -- The Wild Edible Plants Walk will take place Thurs, October 2nd starting at 5:30 pm at the new rain garden in front of t...
Cool Temperatures Expected to Provide Optimum Fall Foliage
September 25, 2014
WEST ORANGE, NJ - As Fall arrives in the Garden State, so too does the transformation of foliage from green to vibrant shades of red, ...
From The Trustees and Volunteers of the Wagner Farm Arboretum Foundation Regarding Brite Nites
September 24, 2014
WARREN, NJ - Over the past several years the Wagner Farm Arboretum in Warren has been the home of the fall spectacular known as BRITE ...
County to Offer Composting Workshops
September 16, 2014
SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - If you are a Middlesex County resident, who is concerned about the environment, now is the time to learn ho...
Solar Flare May Disrupt Power Grids, GPS and Enhance Visibility of Northern Lights in Warren
September 12, 2014
WARREN, NJ - According to the National Weather Service's Space Weather Prediction Center, "G2 (Moderate) geomagnetic storms r...
Harvest Moon and Last Supermoon Expected To Be Visible Over Warren Monday, Sept. 8
September 8, 2014
WARREN, NJ - Look up. The moon, a supermoon, that will rise on the evening of Monday, Sept. 8 will be the last to complete the trio of...
New Jersey Farm To School Bill Package Signed Into Law
September 5, 2014
TRENTON, NJ – A package of bills, sponsored by Senators Peter J. Barnes III and Jim Beach, that will increase access and awarene...
Temple B'nai Abraham Receives GreenFaith Sanctuary Designation
September 4, 2014
LIVINGSTON, NJ - Temple B'nai Abraham (TBA) been designated a “GreenFaith Sanctuary. On Friday, September 26, which is the S...
Lifeguarded Bathing Area Remaining Open at Island Beach State Park Through Sept. For First Time
August 28, 2014
TRENTON – Island Beach State Park, one of the most visited destinations in New Jersey’s state park system, will provide li...
County Offers a New Season of Master Gardener Classes
August 27, 2014
MIDDLESEX COUNTY, NJ – A new season of Master Gardener classes will be starting soon at the Middlesex County EARTH Center in Dav...
Edison Wetlands Association to Host an Owl Prowl and Moth Night
August 25, 2014
EDISON, NJ - The environmental nonprofit Edison Wetlands Association (EWA) will host an Owl Call and Moth Night in the Dismal Swamp Co...
WEST ORANGE, NJ - New Jersey Secretary of Agriculture Douglas H. Fisher unveiled a new exhibit near the Pollinator Pathway along...
EDISON, NJ – The environmental nonprofit Edison Wetlands Association (EWA) will host its first annual Zombie Fest at the Triple ...
Edison EPA Laboratory Analyzing New Jersey Water
August 15, 2014
EDISON, NJ - The Environmental Protection Agency laboratory in Edison is one several local laboratories performing analysis of bacteri...
WARREN, NJ - Look up. The moon, a supermoon, that will rise on the evening of Sunday, Aug. 10 will appear to observers to be the large...
WEST ORANGE, NJ - There will be a Referendum on the November ballot asking voters to designate a permanent source of funding to New Je...
Essex County Parks Photography Contest
August 6, 2014
ESSEX COUNTY, NJ – It's that time of year again for the Annual Essex County Parks Photography Contest. The free contest is o...
SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ - Are you looking for a fun way to spend a day or evening close to home? The Somerset County 4-H Fair retur...
Recycling Drop-Off Center Re-Opens in South Edison
August 4, 2014
EDISON, NJ - South Edison’s recycling drop-off center has now reopened for public use, township officials announced. The center ...