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CEDAR GROVE, NJ - Saturday, Essex County will be sponsoring a free Computer and Electronics Recycling Day. From 9am to 3pm, residents ...
Join Greater Newark Conservancy staff and community members at the Conservancy’s Urban Environmental Center, 32 Princ...
River Day 2013 a Success
May 7, 2013
A big thank you to everyone in the community for making River Day 2013 such a big success. We had another big year. We estimate ab...
SOUTH ORANGE, NJ – The Green Teams of Maplewood, South Orange and Millburn will be installing a drip irrigation syste...
Dispose of Your Household Hazardous Waste This Saturday
April 30, 2013
CEDAR GROVE, NJ – Essex County is holding a Household Hazardous Waste Collection Day on Saturday, May 4, at the Essex...
Maplewood's Green Day 2013 Had Something for Everyone
April 30, 2013
MAPLEWOOD, NJ – A beautiful, sunny afternoon filled Maplewood’s Memorial Park on April 27 with many environment...
A Perfect Day for Maplewood's Sixth Annual Green Day Fair
April 29, 2013
MAPLEWOOD, NJ - This past Saturday, the residents of Maplewood gathered for the annual “Green Day” celebration....
Maplewood Adopt-a-Park Site Program Looking for Volunteers
April 15, 2013
MAPLEWOOD, NJ – The Maplewood Green Team has announced that it will kick off Maplewood’s Adopt-A-Park Site prog...
Maplewood Green Day is Set for April 27
April 10, 2013
MAPLEWOOD, NJ - The 6th annual Maplewood Green Day fair will be held on Saturday, April 27, from 11 AM to 4 PM. The e...
Celebrate South Orange – Come to the River – May 5
April 9, 2013
South Orange River Day is an annual, community gathering to clean up our section of the Rahway River, celebrate South Orange, and prom...
Essex County Continues to Revitalize Branch Brook Park
April 8, 2013
NEWARK, NJ - Essex County Executive Joseph N. DiVincenzo, Jr. announced Tuesday, April 2, that two projects are in the works to rev...
HydroFracking for Earth Week @ NPML
April 5, 2013
This year, we are having an Earth Week event – actually 2 events – that highlight a topic of interest to NJ residents.&nbs...
Rahway River Watershed Storm Water Advisory Board Sets Goal of 1,000 Rain Gardens In Essex and Union Counties
March 28, 2013
An objective has been set by the Rahway River Watershed Stormwater Advisory Board, a newly formed organization of concerned citizens a...
The Passaic River, whose waters rise in Mendham and meander approximately 80 miles to Newark Bay, will be the topic of conversation at...
Sign-Up Now for the 2013 Millburn-Short Hills CSA
March 15, 2013
SHORT HILLS, NJ - Sign-up has begun for the 2013 season of the Millburn-Short Hills CSA (community supported agriculture group)....
'Whimsical Wall Hangings' Workshop at Trailside, March 14
February 26, 2013
MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce a program for adults at Trailside Nature ...
From Rahway to Cranford to Millburn: The Rahway River Watershed Storm Water Advisory Board is Organized
February 11, 2013
With continued concerns about the flooding in the Rahway River watershed, a new regional advisory board has been formed to advise comm...
Advanced Solar Products President To Be Panelist at PV America East
February 5, 2013
Lyle Rawlings, Founder and President of Advanced Solar Products (ASP) of Flemington, NJ (www.advancedsolarproducts.com) will be a pane...
Temple B’nai Abraham Offers Solar Screening Event
January 16, 2013
On February 10, from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM, GreenFaith – an interfaith environmental coalition – and AP Solar will off...
Maplewood Citizens’ Eco-Forum, January 30th
January 4, 2013
Maplewood Citizens’ Eco-Forum Residents Invited to Provide Input on Environmental Initiatives WHAT: &nbs...
Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo and South Mountain Conservancy Dedicate First Wildflower Sculpture
November 26, 2012
MAPLEWOOD, NJ- On Monday morning Nov. 26, Essex County Executive Joseph DiVincenzo and the South Mountain Conservancy dedicated the fi...
Sustainable Jersey Wins 2012 Sustainability Award from the Economic Development Association of NJ
November 24, 2012
Sustainable Jersey representatives announced today that Economic Development Association of New Jersey (EDANJ) selected Sustainable Je...
Volunteers Repair Damage to South Mountain Reservation
November 19, 2012
This story has been updated. SOUTH ORANGE, N.J. –The South Mountain Reservation volunteers have started to repair damages to...
Hurricane Sandy and me...and you
November 16, 2012
What a time we live in! Reeves-Reed Arboretum has slowly come back to life after the majestic and terrifying storms of the r...
McKeon & Jasey Celebrate 'Jersey Fresh Farm to School Week ' with Seth Boyden & NJ Farm To School Network at Strawberry Fields: Lead Assembly Sponsor of Measure Receives Award for Promoting 'Jersey Fresh' in Schools, Providing Boost to Industry that Generated $1.12B in 2011.
September 28, 2012
Assemblyman John F. McKeon (Essex\Morris), the lead Assembly sponsor of the measure to designate the last week of September as 'Je...