Green Top Stories

May 24, 2022

NUTLEY, NJ - 'No Mow May' is a grassroots environmental effort that has taken the world by storm. In a nutshell, homeowners are encouraged to not mow their lawn for the entire month of may in order to protect habitat for emerging pollinators.  All those butterflies and bees grow up somewhere, ...

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Memorial Day Weekend Lifeguard Schedule Island Beach State Park will be staffed with lifeguards from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday of Memorial Day weekend. Swimming is only permitted in designated swim areas when lifeguards on are duty. Additional Swim Areas Opening in ...

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Memorial Day Weekend Lifeguard Schedule Island Beach State Park will be staffed with lifeguards from 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday of Memorial Day weekend. Swimming is only permitted in designated swim areas when lifeguards on are duty. Additional Swim Areas Opening in ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Several environmental groups have filed a petition to stop the New Jersey Turnpike Authority's proposal to widen the bridge over Newark Bay.  The effort filed by EmpowerNJ, representing 135 faith, community and environmental groups; BlueWaveNJ; Clean Water Action NJ; Delaware ...

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WOOD-RIDGE, NJ - The “Keep Wood-Ridge Beautiful” Committee will hold its 22st annual downtown cleanup day on Sunday, June 5, from 11:30 to 3:00 p.m.  Volunteers are once again needed to help clean the shopping districts and raise awareness of the effects of litter in the community. Both adults and ...

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Tuckerton, NJ - The New Jersey Coastal Coalition, a non-profit organization, is a group of New Jersey waterfront communities that meet monthly in a workshop setting, to discuss common municipal flooding issues. Formed in response to the 2012 Super Storm Sandy, we have met regularly since January ...

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WARETOWN - The Ocean Township Recreation Department is hosting a Crabbing and Fishing Contest on June 4 at 5:30 p.m. The contest will take place at the Sands Point Park.      

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BAYONNE, NJ - Several environmental groups have filed a petition to stop the New Jersey Turnpike Authority's proposal to widen the bridge over Newark Bay.  The effort filed by EmpowerNJ, representing 135 faith, community and environmental groups; BlueWaveNJ; Clean Water Action NJ; Delaware ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Students at the nearby Lincoln School and from the surrounding neighborhood have a newly redeveloped park, completing with swings, a climbing frame with slides, a full size basketball court, and more after Thursday’s ribbon cutting. Makowski Park, named for the father son duo of ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - Union County residents can safely dispose their unwanted household chemicals, old fire extinguishers, propane tanks and other potentially hazardous items at Union County’s next free Household Hazardous Waste event on Saturday, June 4, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Kean Hall ...

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Turn your trash into treasure and help support a great cause. . I am thrilled to have connected with the Terracycle Gillette Razor Recycle Program. By bringing your old razors and packaging to the drop box in our store, the dollars raised with this program support Nutley Relay for Life. I'm so ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - In support of its continued commitment to the environment and support of the communities it serves, FirstEnergy Corp. has set a goal to plant 20,000 trees throughout its service territory in 2022. About 10,000 of the trees were planted during events surrounding Earth Day and Arbor ...

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ELIZABETH, NJ - Residents of Union County can safely dispose their unwanted household chemicals, old fire extinguishers, propane tanks and other potentially hazardous items at the County’s next free Household Hazardous Waste event, which will be held on June 4, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Kean ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The National Weather Service has just issued an alert warning of the possibility of severe thunderstorms for South Orange and Maplewood until 8:45 pm tonight.

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JERSEY CITY, NJ - Several environmental groups have filed a petition to stop the New Jersey Turnpike Authority's proposal to widen the bridge over Newark Bay.  The effort filed by EmpowerNJ, representing 135 faith, community and environmental groups; BlueWaveNJ; Clean Water Action NJ; Delaware ...

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BAYONNE, NJ - Several environmental groups have filed a petition to stop the New Jersey Turnpike Authority's proposal to widen the bridge over Newark Bay.  The effort filed by EmpowerNJ, representing 135 faith, community and environmental groups; BlueWaveNJ; Clean Water Action NJ; Delaware ...

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LBI Region, NJ - After a soggy Spring, everyone is looking to heat things up for Memorial Day Weekend, the traditional start of summer along the Jersey Coast. The weather is just one of many reasons to take a quick trip to 18 miles of beautiful beaches, scenic bays, and of course legendary ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The National Weather Service (NWS) extended the weekend heat advisory through 6 p.m. Sunday, May 22. Water in the state's lakes and at the Jersey Shore is in the 50s and 60s, presenting a risk for hypothermia. Local residents, and those in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic, and Union ...

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PARAMUS, NJ - The National Weather Service (NWS) extended the weekend heat advisory through 6 p.m. Sunday, May 22. Water in the state's lakes and at the Jersey Shore is in the 50s and 60s, presenting a risk for hypothermia. Local residents, and those in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic, and Union ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ — Saturday's scorching temperatures will remain intact for Sunday, May 22nd.  With temperatures expected to soar, Parsippany will be under a heat advisory Sunday, according to the National Weather Service, with heat index values of up to 100 degrees expected.  The National ...

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FLORHAM PARK, NJ — Saturday's scorching temperatures will remain intact for Sunday, May 22nd.  With temperatures expected to soar, East Hanover and Florham Park will be under a heat advisory Sunday, according to the National Weather Service, with heat index values of up to 100 degrees ...

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NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service (NWS) extended the weekend heat advisory through 6 p.m. Sun. May 22. Water in the states lakes and at the Jersey Shore is in the 50s and 60s, presenting a risk for hypothermia. Local residents and those in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic, and Union ...

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NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service (NWS) extended the weekend heat advisory through 6 p.m. Sun. May 22. Water in the states lakes and at the Jersey Shore is in the 50s and 60s, presenting a risk for hypothermia. Local residents and those in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic, and Union ...

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NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service (NWS) extended the weekend heat advisory through 6 p.m. Sun. May 22. Water in the states lakes and at the Jersey Shore is in the 50s and 60s, presenting a risk for hypothermia. Local residents, and those in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic, and Union ...

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NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service (NWS) extended the weekend heat advisory through 6 p.m. Sun. May 22. Water in the states lakes and at the Jersey Shore is in the 50s and 60s, presenting a risk for hyperthermia - a dangerously overheated body, usually in response to prolonged, hot, humid ...

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NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service (NWS) extended the weekend heat advisory through 6 p.m. Sun. May 22. Water in the states lakes and at the Jersey Shore is in the 50s and 60s, presenting a risk for hypothermia. Local residents, and those in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic, and Union ...

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NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service (NWS) extended the weekend heat advisory through 6 p.m. Sun. May 22. Water in the states lakes and at the Jersey Shore is in the 50s and 60s, presenting a risk for hypothermia. Local residents, and those in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Passaic, and Union ...

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NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service (NWS) extended the weekend heat advisory through 6:00 p.m. Sunday. Local residents, and those throughout Hudson County, as well as in Bergen, Essex, Passaic, and Union counties should expect high temperatures and high humidity. Heat index values across ...

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NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service (NWS) extended the weekend heat advisory through 6:00 p.m. Sunday. Local residents, and those throughout Hudson County, as well as in Bergen, Essex, Passaic, and Union counties should expect high temperatures and high humidity. Heat index values across ...

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NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service (NWS) extended the weekend heat advisory through 6:00 p.m. Sunday. Local residents, and those throughout Hudson County, as well as in Bergen, Essex, Passaic, and Union counties should expect high temperatures and high humidity. Heat index values across ...

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