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Recycling Benefits And Necessities Taught To Mountain Park 5th Grade
December 5, 2013
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Trailside Museum Guest, Kathleen Bolton, spent time with Mountain Park 5th graders to discuss the benefits...
Westfield Boy Scout Plans to Beautify Department of Public Works
November 27, 2013
WESTFIELD, NJ — During a council conference meeting Nov. 26, Westfield High School senior Alexander Kalos presented a proposal f...
Climate Change Forum Discussion in Maplewood this Sunday
November 24, 2013
MAPLEWOOD, NJ - A panel of experts will discuss climate change and what can be done about it this Sunday at noon at the DeHart Communi...
Community Garden In Berkeley Heights
November 22, 2013
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Community Learning Garden has been well received by residents, reported Councilman Ed Deli...
Kids in the Kitchen Club at the Essex County Environmental Center
November 20, 2013
ROSELAND, NJ - “Kids in the Kitchen Club” is a group for eight to twelve years olds who meet at the Essex County E...
Adopt-A-Park Volunteers Make a Difference
November 19, 2013
UNION COUNTY, NJ - Fall weather is no deterrent to Union County Adopt-A-Park volunteers, who play a key role in improving and maintain...
Farmers Market Association Holds First Meeting
November 17, 2013
HAMBURG, NJ - How can we help Northern NJ further discover fresh, local foods which drives local economics and community? T...
Ribbon is Cut at Dieci Uomo - Salon for Men
November 14, 2013
LIVINGSTON, NJ - On Tuesday, Nov. 12, the Livingston Chamber of Commerce held a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Dieci Uomo – Sa...
Essex County Environmental Center Invites the Public to Enter Annual Gingerbread House Contest
November 13, 2013
ROSELAND, NJ - The Essex County Environmental Center has announced their 2013 Sustainable Homes and Habitats Gingerbread Contest. T...
Upcoming Raritan River Activities Roll into Highland Park
November 7, 2013
MIDDLESEX COUNTY – Hopping, flying, flapping and walking will all be major sources of entertainment for Raritan River visitors i...
Children Welcome at 4-H Environmental Kids Club at the Essex County Environmental Center, Roseland
November 5, 2013
ROSELAND, NJ - Tuesday, Nov. 12, children in grades 2 through 6 are invited to gather at 4pm at the Essex County Enviro...
LIVINGSTON, NJ – The Livingston Township Council had a 3-2 vote on Monday evening in favor of passing resolution R-13-214 author...
Protect Your Identity
October 24, 2013
UNION COUNTY, NJ - The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announced that its next mobile paper-shredding program for pe...
Ribbon-Cutting Marks New Fitness Trail at Forest Road Park
October 21, 2013
FANWOOD, NJ - Elected officials from Fanwood, recreation commissioners and Union County Freeholders celebrated the ribbon-cutting of a...
200 New Trees for Union County
October 21, 2013
UNION COUNTY, NJ - Freeholder Angel G. Estrada, (left), a longtime advocate for urban forestry, helped to give away 200 free willow oa...
Warren Green Team Wins Environmental Acheivement Award
October 20, 2013
WARREN, NJ - Warren Township won the 2013 Environmental Achievement Award from The Association of New Jersey Environm...
Area residents are invited to bring their castoffs and hunt for “finds” at the next Freecycling event sponsored by the Fri...
Boy Scout Revitalizing Westfield Bird Sanctuary
October 9, 2013
WESTFIELD, NJ — At the town council’s conference meeting Oct. 8, Boy Scout Jack Filipkowski of Troop 72 told the council o...
Town of Westfield Gets $20,000 Grant to Expand Recycling
October 8, 2013
WESTFIELD, NJ – The Town of Westfield has been awarded a Sustainable Jersey Small Grant for $20,000 to be used to fund the expan...
Citizen Scientist Workshop at Highland Woods Nature Reserve
October 8, 2013
The South Plainfield Environmental Commission and the Friends of the Woods are seeking citizen scientists to help study the plant spec...
Summit Awarded Sustainable Jersey Grant
October 3, 2013
SUMMIT, NJ – Sustainable Jersey representatives announced that the city of Summit has been awarded a Sustainable Jersey Small Gr...
WESTFIELD, NJ — Several member of The Friends of Mindowaskin Park (FOMP) spent the morning of Saturday, Sept. 28, tying pink rib...
New Store Brings “Salvage Style” to Maplewood
September 28, 2013
MAPLEWOOD, NJ – A new shop is opening on Baker Street this weekend: Salvage Style is the brainchild of local resident...
Berkeley Heights Clean Communities Clean-up Day is Saturday, Sept. 28
September 27, 2013
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Berkeley Heights Clean Communities Clean Up Day is Saturday, Sept. 28 between 9 a.m. and noon. Local orga...
Girl Scout Troop 40674 And Volunteers Help to Beautify Peppertown Park
September 18, 2013
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - The Berkeley Heights Environmental Committee and Eighth-Grade Girl Scout Troop 40674 have engaged in a garden c...