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Passaic Valley Water Commissioner Notice of Flushing of Water Mains in Lakeview Section of Paterson

June 5, 2020

The reduced use of office buildings and closing of schools due to the coronavirus pandemic have decreased the use of water and in some cases, water has been sitting in mains. Over the past month, some of you may have noticed discolored water from time to time. To ensure our customers receive the highest water quality and continued supply of clean fresh water, it is necessary to flush the hydrants ...

Hazardous Waste Drop-Off Tomorrow

Parkland, FL- For Parkland residents that are taking the extra time at home this season to clean out spaces, hazardous household waste drop off is on Saturday, June 6, in Pompano Beach. The drop off location is 1660 Northeast 10th Street, Pompano Beach, and they are open from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. to receive the hazardous materials. Facial coverings are required at the drop off.

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Manage Mosquitoes for a Safer and More Enjoyable Summer

Don’t let the buzz of mosquitoes keep you indoors. Most mosquitoes are a nuisance, causing rashes and itching but some species can transmit diseases that can make you sick.  Understanding how they breed and spread disease can help you gain the upper hand in the battle against these pesky insects.

Mosquitoes serve as a carrier (vector) in the spread of certain diseases. It starts ...

Meet Bruno: Wonder Paws Rescue Pet of the Week

PARKLAND, FL- Bruno is still searching for the family that wants to throw his ball forever. This young 3 year old boy is good with other dogs (NO kitties) and is a total sweetheart. He has white hair around his eyes and white spots on his back that make him so unique and special! Bruno’s favorite activities are playing fetch and getting belly rubs! 

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JCP&L Barnegat/Waretown: Power Outages & Service Interrupts

BARNEGAT/WARETOWN, NJ - As a result of last night’s storm, 475 Barnegat residences or businesses remain without power supplied by Jersey Central Power & Light.  In Ocean Township, 632 customers have also experienced power outages.  Those looking for approximate reconnect times should log in to their accounts for further information.

“The majority of customers will be ...

Powerful Storm Rocks Area on Wednesday

STAFFORD and LONG BEACH ISLAND — A wicked storm blasted through the Southern Ocean County region Wednesday around 1 p.m. The storm left behind a large amount of damage to area homes and businesses. 

People have questioned whether the damage was caused by a tornado or just straight line winds. No official word from the National Weather Service this evening. 

By 4 p.m. over ...

Parkland Golf and Country Club Celebrates Graduation

PARKLAND, FL- Any student graduating from school this year is experiencing uniquely difficult circumstances. For students living in the Parkland Golf and Country Club neighborhood, a bleak season was made a little brighter by local residents and management at Parkland Golf. What began during the outbreak of the Coronavirus pandemic as a successful birthday parade inspired a ...

Keeping It Safe and Happy at Your Jersey Shore Summer Rental

SOUTHERN OCEAN COUNTY, NJ — The COVID-19 outbreak may mean a glitch in some summer travel plans. Fears of becoming stranded on a cruise or infected during air travel have many holding off on faraway trips. Alternatively, at the Jersey shore, homeowners are getting ready for a full season of summer guests. Many have added some extra steps to their usual protocol so their short-term guests ...

Keeping It Safe and Happy at Your Jersey Shore Summer Rental

SOUTHERN OCEAN COUNTY, NJ - The COVID-19 outbreak may mean a glitch in some summer travel plans. Fears of becoming stranded on a cruise or infected during air travel have many holding off on faraway trips. Alternatively, at the Jersey shore, homeowners are getting ready for a full season of summer guests. Many have added some extra steps to their usual protocol so their short-term guests will be ...

Morris Township Public Meeting on the Abbey Postponed Again

MORRIS TOWNSHIP, NJ - The public meeting on the abbey has been postponed again, announced township officials. The new date will be July 21, they said. The original meeting was scheduled for April 29 but due to the pandemic it was postponed until June 3.

Officials stated that since an in-person attendance is still not possible, the meeting will be postponed again.

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Union County Supports Free “Choose to Reuse” Composting Classes, June 15 and 17

June 3, 2020

Union County residents who are interested in composting food waste in their own backyards can tune into two online classes, as part of the Freeholder Board’s year-long “Make One Change” initiative to help protect the environment. Both classes are sponsored by the Rutgers Cooperative Extension. They will be held on June 15 and 17.

“Union County remains committed to ...

PSE&G Resuming Work While Continuing COVID-19 Safety Protocols

NEWARK, NJ -  As a result of Governor Murphy’s recent executive order and with approval by the Board of Public Utilities, Public Service Electric & Gas Co. will be resuming work as safely and quickly as possible. Our employees and contractors will follow protocols guided by the CDC and New Jersey State Department of Health, as well as all directives from state and local ...

PSE&G Resuming Work While Continuing COVID-19 Safety Protocols

NEWARK, NJ -  As a result of Governor Murphy’s recent executive order and with approval by the Board of Public Utilities, Public Service Electric & Gas Co. will be resuming work as safely and quickly as possible. Our employees and contractors will follow protocols guided by the CDC and New Jersey State Department of Health, as well as all directives from state and local ...

Van Vleck Gardens 2020 Online Bulb Sale

Plant it forward!

Our horticulturalist at Van Vleck Gardens has curated a collection of hard to find and exquisite plants to plant this fall and enjoy next spring. The order form will be live at 9AM on Monday, June 1st and be active through June 14th at 9PM. Check out the photos of unique flowers that will make your garden even more beautiful next ...

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