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December 17, 2018

CAPE MAY, New Jersey – Dec. 17, 2018 – After conserving more than 7,600 acres of coastal wetlands, Ducks Unlimited and several partners aren’t slowing down on protecting bird habitat along the Delaware Bay and Atlantic Coast of New Jersey. The third phase of the Southeast New Jersey Coastal ...

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Winter Market • Sunday, February 10, 2019 • Online Vendor Registration Greenutley and the Nutley Farmers Market invite you to our first ever Winter Market on Sunday, February 10, 2019 1:30-5:30pm at Vincent Methodist Church, 100 Vincent Place, Nutley! Our Winter Market will offer a variety of ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - Warinaco Park has a New Dog Park.  The New Dog Park had its official ribbon cutting on  Saturday, December 8, 2018.    The new dog park is located behind the Warinanco Sports Center at 1 Park Drive in Warinanco Park, in Roselle. Union County also has another dog park at Echo Lake ...

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Nearby News - The Boy Scout wants support at the Clark Boy Scout Troop Tree Lot.  They have beautiful trees ranging in price from $55-$65 for 6-8 foot trees.  They also have two beautiful 10 ft. trees, tabletop trees $20-$35,  grave covers $25-$45 and wreaths at $25-$35.  They are located under the ...

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Chilly but bright and dry weather is expected to draw many visitors to Union County parks this weekend. As always there is something for everyone to enjoy, highlighted by the celebratory opening of Union County’s new Warinanco Dog Park. “We are constantly looking for new opportunities for our ...

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ATLANTIC CITY, NJ - Sustainable Jersey presented Atlantic Health System with the Sustainable Business Leadership Award which recognizes companies in New Jersey that support the Sustainable Jersey mission and demonstrate a significant commitment to sustainability.  Representatives of Atlantic ...

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Sustainable Jersey presented Atlantic Health System with the Sustainable Business Leadership Award which recognizes companies in New Jersey that support the Sustainable Jersey mission and demonstrate a significant commitment to sustainability.  Representatives of Atlantic Health System accepted ...

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The typical Thursday collection will be altered for the week of Thanksgiving.  During this week the recycling will be collected by Giordano on Saturday, November 24th. To prevent missed collections please have your recycling Toters curbside the evening before the pickup, after 5pm.   For ...

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The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to announce a free peregrine falcon presentation on Saturday, December 1 at 2:00 pm for families with children ages 7 and older at the Trailside Nature and Science Center in Mountainside. Stephanie D’Alessio, Director of Education for ...

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ROSELAND, NJ – The public is invited to participate in Essex County’s annual 2018 Sustainable Homes and Habitats Gingerbread Contest at the Essex County Environmental Center by entering their best gingerbread houses in a variety of categories. The free competition encourages have fun over the ...

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ATLANTIC CITY, NJ -- Sustainable Jersey presented Atlantic Health System with the Sustainable Business Leadership Award which recognizes companies in New Jersey that support the Sustainable Jersey mission and demonstrate a significant commitment to sustainability.  Representatives of Atlantic ...

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Sustainable Jersey presented Atlantic Health System with the Sustainable Business Leadership Award, which recognizes companies in New Jersey that support the Sustainable Jersey mission and demonstrate a significant commitment to sustainability.  Representatives of Atlantic Health System accepted ...

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Families from across New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania are invited to the 660-acre Fairview Lake YMCA Camps on Dec. 2 to explore traditional and specialized camp options — including a new extended outdoor adventure camp — available in the summer of 2019. Children and parents can speak with ...

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Almost 4,400 trout will be stocked next week, and 325 landlocked salmon were introduced into Merrill Creek Reservoir last week, providing more great fishing opportunities in the state. The trout, measuring 14-18 inches, will be stocked in 18 waters throughout the state on Monday and Tuesday; the ...

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Woolley Fuel celebrates its 10th year as a distribution location providing high quality biodiesel to consumers across New Jersey. Woolley Fuel was started in 1924 by two brothers Herbert and Norman W. Woolley Sr. Their desire was to start a coal company similar to their father’s and found ...

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The Presbyterian Women’s group cordially invites members of the community to join us for our November gathering on Thursday, November 15 at noon in the Parish House Lounge of the Presbyterian Church in Westfield, 140 Mountain Ave. Our speaker will be Sustainable Haus owner, Janette Spiezio, who ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Come join an informal walk to enjoy the spectacular colors of maple, hickory, tuliptee, sweetgum, and oak leaves and to see the restored start of Ash Brook Reservation’s Swamp Nature Trail, which was severely damaged by this year’s heavy and near-constant rainfall. The walk ...

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Elizabeth, NJ – November 1, 2018—On Thursday, November 1, 2018 Cub Scouts from Pack 118 chartered to Bernice’s Place at the Elizabeth Coalition to House the Homeless learned basic fire building skills while demonstrating various character traits exemplified in the Boy Scout Law. Patriots’ Path ...

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MOUNTAINSIDE, NJ – The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is pleased to present “New Jersey’s Magnificent Raptors,” sponsored by Conserve Wildlife Foundation, on Saturday, November 10 at 2:00 p.m. at Trailside Nature and Science Center.  This free program is offered to families with children ...

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The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is looking for volunteer weather observers in Verona, Cedar Grove, and nearby areas. CoCoRaHS is a nationwide volunteer precipitation-observing network with over 15,000 active observers in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Canada, the ...

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PISCATAWAY, NJ- The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is looking for volunteer weather observers in Bayonne and surrounding areas. CoCoRaHS is a nationwide volunteer precipitation-observing network with over 15,000 active observers in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, ...

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BERKELEY HEIGHTS, NJ - Mountain Park School PTO is proud to announce that it has joined the Trex Recycling School Challenge.  From November 15 to April 15, hundreds of schools through the region of similar size will compete to collect the most thin film plastics.  The winning school will receive a ...

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The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is looking for volunteer weather observers in Nutley and nearby areas. CoCoRaHS is a nationwide volunteer precipitation-observing network with over 15,000 active observers in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Canada, the Bahamas, and the ...

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EARTH CENTER, SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - Are you concerned about the environment and want to learn how to make a difference?  Maybe you’re part of a municipal environmental commission or green team, and you want to do your best in caring for your community. You can do all this and more as part of ...

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The final mobile paper-shredding program of 2018 for personal documents will be available on November 3, at Nokia in New Providence.   The November 3rd shredding event will take place at Nokia at 600 Mountain Avenue, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., rain or shine.  The shredding event will end before 1 ...

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The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is looking for volunteer weather observers in Bloomfield and surrounding areas. CoCoRaHS is a nationwide volunteer precipitation-observing network with over 15,000 active observers in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Canada, the ...

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The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders invites residents to join the Adopt-a-Trail volunteer program and help with trail conservation and preservation projects in Union County parks. “Our Adopt-a-Trail Stewards enable visitors to enjoy miles of rustic trails in our County parks,” said ...

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The Community Collaborative Rain, Hail, and Snow Network (CoCoRaHS) is looking for volunteer weather observers in Plainfield. CoCoRaHS is a nationwide volunteer precipitation-observing network with over 15,000 active observers in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Canada, the Bahamas, and the US Virgin ...

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The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders invites residents to join the Adopt-a-Trail volunteer program and help with trail conservation and preservation projects in Union County parks. “Our Adopt-a-Trail Stewards enable visitors to enjoy miles of rustic trails in our County parks,” said ...

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The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders announces that the final mobile paper-shredding event of 2018 will be held on Saturday, November 3 at the Nokia campus in New Providence. The shredding service is free and open to all Union County residents seeking to dispose of sensitive personal ...

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