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January 17, 2019

NORTH JERSEY - In anticipation of winter weather, the National Weather Service in New York has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook for Thursday, Jan. 17,  through Tuesday, Jan 22. A triple threat of winter weather will impact the North Jersey area over the next several days, providing the year’s ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Lift your spirits and improve your indoor environment by taking part in the indoor gardening movement. An apartment or home filled with tropical, succulent and flowering plants can provide beauty, extend your garden season, improve air quality and create a peaceful ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – Fifty-one people participated in the 2019 First Day Hike of Protect Our Wetlands Water and Woods (POWWW) at Jonathan’s Woods on a warm and dry New Year’s Day. The hikers marched from Old Beach Glen Road in Jonathan’s Woods to Hog Pen, a historic site adjacent to Jonathan's Woods. The ...

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DENVILLE, NJ – POWWW (Protect Our Wetlands, Water and Woods) recognized Steven Ward as this year’s greatest contributor to the preservation of open space in Denville. The business administrator of Denville since 2010, Ward spearheaded negotiations that secured the preservation of four acres of land ...

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ROCKAWAY, NJ – Notre Dame has its “Four Horsemen” … the Yankees have their “Core Four” … today’s Beatles fans have their “The Fab Four” tribute band. No T-shirts have been made yet, but Potbelly’s Riverside Café owner Rob Grow has his own “Fab Four” these days -- the four volunteers who ignored the ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - The autumn snowstorm on Nov. 15 hit much harder than weather forecasts predicted, the worst of it when most people would be on the roads for the evening rush hour, said Rutgers University professor and state climatologist David Robinson. "The weather forecast was incorrect.

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RANDOLPH, NJ -- Russell J. Nee was the honored recipient of the distinguished Golden Spike Award from the September 11 National Memorial Trail Alliance, which he received at a ceremony in Shanksville, Pennsylvania, at the site of Flight 93 crash. Nee, who resides in Randolph is a dedicated ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- FirstEnergy Corp. utilities are preparing to deploy more than 1,000 line workers, damage assessors, hazard responders and forestry personnel to New Jersey and eastern Pennsylvania in advance of high winds forecast to hit the east coast beginning late Friday. Jersey Central Power ...

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DENVILLE, NJ -- Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is preparing for the impact of severe weather that is forecast to impact parts of the East Coast beginning Friday, including heavy rain and wind gusts of more than 50 mph across the company’s service areas in northern and central New ...

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LAKE HOPATCONG, NJ - The Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions (ANJEC) awarded the Lake Hopatcong Foundation Floating Classroom an Environmental Achievement Award “for outstanding accomplishment in local environmental protection” at its 45th Annual Environmental Congress at Mercer ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ - The Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority (MUA) is urging Denville residents to participate in two free Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off events where they can properly discard unwanted hazardous household products. The events will take place Sept. 15 in Parsippany and ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - A local environmental group is inviting the public to join its members in Jonathan's Woods on July 28 for an evening of “mothing” with naturalist, photographer and conservation biologist Blaine Rothauser. "There are over 110,000 species of moths worldwide, and about 2,800 in New ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - Students in the Denville-based Morris County Vocational School's Academy for Environmental Science, offered at Jefferson High School, recently attended a special program focused on clean communities. The students went to the 10th Annual Clean Communities Environmental Student ...

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