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December 3, 2021

FLORENCE, NJ — It’s that wonderful time of the year when Burlington County homes and shops, trees and other landscapes are aglow with holiday lights and decorations. While decorating for the holidays is a tradition many of us enjoy, too often strings of burnt out or damaged holiday lights end up ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ – The Burlington County Commissioners are urging residents to be careful about what items they toss into their curbside recycling bins. Items that may contain small lithium-ion batteries are considered hazardous because the batteries, when damaged, can short circuit and create ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — Although Thanksgiving is still a couple of weeks away, you may already be thinking about your decorations for the winter holidays and therefore figuring out what to do with all of your pumpkins.  Bordentown Township and Bordentown City are encouraging residents to drop off their ...

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HAMILTON/BORDENTOWN, NJ — The Friends for the Abbott Marshlands were recently granted federal recognition as an independent tax-exempt nonprofit organization. The IRS designation, the organization said, will help them further the land stewardship of thousands of acres of open space along the ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — Although Halloween was yesterday, you may already be thinking about your decorations for the winter holidays and therefore figuring out what to do with all of your pumpkins.  Bordentown Township and Bordentown City are encouraging residents to drop off their pumpkins for ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ – The Bordentown City Green Team is launching a new initiative that is personal to residents. The Green Team is encouraging the community to participate in "Special Trees of Bordentown", which allows Bordentown City residents to nominate trees near and dear to their hearts to ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — Although Halloween is still under two weeks away, you may already be thinking about what to do with your pumpkins once it's time to take your outdoor decorations down. Bordentown Township and the Bordentown Township Environmental Commission are encouraging residents to ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ – The Bordentown City Green Team is launching a new initiative that is personal to residents. The Green Team is encouraging the community to participate in "Special Trees of Bordentown", which allows Bordentown City residents to nominate trees near and dear to their hearts to ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — Recycling will be back on track in Bordentown on July 5.  According to Burlington County's Facebook page, residents in Bordentown Township, Bordentown City and Fieldsboro can expect to have their recycling picked up by the County on its regularly scheduled day of Monday, July ...

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BORDENTOWN, NJ — Recycling will be back on track in Bordentown on July 5.  According to Burlington County's Facebook page, residents in Bordentown Township, Bordentown City and Fieldsboro can expect to have their recycling picked up by the County on its regularly scheduled day of Monday, July ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ — The Bordentown Historical Society (BHS) is celebrating the success of the return of its annual Garden Tour, after the COVID-19 pandemic forced the cancelation of 2020's event.  This year's tour, which took place on Saturday, June 26, featured a record 22 gardens for patrons ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ — Bordentown City residents, don't forget to put out your recycling containers tonight!  Because of the truck driver shortage that is severely impacting recycling collection by Burlington County, the Bordentown City Department of Public Works will be collecting City ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — Recycling collection for residents of Bordentown Township continues on Friday. Burlington County started to collect recycling in Bordentown Township as a "make up day" beginning on Thursday, June 17 and will continue through today,according to the County.  Bordentown ...

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WESTAMPTON, NJ – The Burlington County Commissioners on Thursday announced new actions undertaken by the County in response to the severe driver shortage impacting recycling collections in the county and across the region. Earlier this week, the County began deploying its own County truck ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ — The Bordentown Green Fair is back and in-person this weekend! The annual event, which is in its 12th straight year, was held virtually last year due to COVID-19. This year's fair will take place on Saturday, June 12 from 10AM to 3PM at the Carslake Community Center in ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ — If you live in Bordentown City, don't take your recycling containers back from the curb just yet. Because of the truck driver shortage causing major delays in Burlington County's recycling collection program, the City's Public Works Department will be collecting recycling ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ — The D&R Greenway Land Trust is giving Bordentown a bird’s eye view of Point Breeze, the former estate of Joseph Napoleon Bonaparte located on Park Street in the City, through a new video that employed drone technology to fly over the 3,000 acres of the ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ — Bordentown City Mayor Jim Lynch was recognized on Sunday with a major award for his conservation efforts in the City, especially his work to preserve the Point Breeze property on Park Street from developers.  The D&R Greenway Land Trust honored Lynch with the 2021 ...

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WASHINGTON, DC – Congressman Andy Kim (NJ-03) and Congressman Jefferson Van Drew (NJ-02) sent a bipartisan letter on Thursday to Secretary of the Interior Deb Haaland, asking the Secretary to “promptly fill the federal vacancy on the New Jersey Pinelands Commission.” In addition to Congressmen ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ — The Bordentown City Green Team is making its popular Green Fair event in-person once again in 2021. The annual event, which was held virtually last year due to COVID-19, will take place on Saturday, June 12 from 10AM to 3PM at the Carslake Community Center in Bordentown ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ — Looking to celebrate the week of Earth Day and also clean up part of Bordentown City at the same time?  Join the Bordentown City Green Team, Deputy Mayor John Brodowski and the ONE Project on Saturday, April 24 from 9AM to 11AM (weather permitting) for an ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ — Interested in helping beautify Bordentown City?  The Bordentown City Green Team and the Bordentown City Shade Tree Committee are looking for adult volunteers to help plant 15 trees throughout the streets of Bordentown City for the annual Tree Planting Day on Saturday, April ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ — The Bordentown Township Environmental Commission is reminding residents that there is an easy way to discard trash and help the environment at the same time.  The Township is participating in TerraCycle's Zero-Waste program, which has the goal of collecting ...

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BORDENTOWN CITY, NJ – Mayor James Lynch is being recognized with a major award for his conservation efforts in Bordentown City, especially his work to preserve the Point Breeze property on Park Street from development. The D&R Greenway Land Trust will be honoring Lynch with the 2021 Donald ...

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DELANCO, NJ – For his March “Serve with Senator Singleton” event, State Senator Troy Singleton will partner with the Burlington County Parks System in an effort to eliminate Spotted Lanternfly eggs and to “Beat the Bug.” The event will take place at Pennington Park, 801 Creek Road, Delanco on ...

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BORDENTOWN TOWNSHIP, NJ – Bordentown Township is participating in a new green program that urges residents to recycle plastic materials that they normally would throw out in the regular trash.   The Bordentown Township Environmental Commission and Bordentown Regional High School’s Sustainability ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ – The Burlington County Board of County Commissioners is mourning the passing of Ray Samulis, who served more than four decades as Burlington County’s agricultural agent before retiring in 2017. Samulis died Wednesday, February 24, with family by his side, according to the ...

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NEWARK, NJ — Months after signing expansive environmental justice legislation, Governor Phil Murphy on Tuesday vowed New Jersey would put its money where its mouth is by investing over $130 million in clean transportation projects. Murphy also signed an executive order creating a climate action ...

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MOUNT HOLLY, NJ – Burlington County is looking for a few good bug killers to enlist in the defense against the invasive spotted lanternfly. All it takes is a scraper, plastic zipper bags and some alcohol or hand sanitizer. The Burlington County Parks System and Rutgers Cooperative Extension ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - Keep your flowers fresh and healthy past the Valentine's Day holiday. With proper care, you can maximize the life of your beautifully cut flowers with these simple tips from Cindy Baker Southern, owner of Especially Yours Florist in Kenilworth. Avoid extreme temperatures.

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