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Elizabeth Just Got Greener with Two, New Community Gardens

April 17, 2017

ELIZABETH, NJ – Elizabeth is becoming greener this spring, thanks to the efforts of dozens of volunteers who descended, April17, on two, empty plots to create community gardens at the Elmora branch of the Elizabeth Public Library and at the Elizabeth Housing Authority’s Mravlag Manor   

The projects were spearheaded by Groundwork Elizabeth, and  Executive Director ...

Residents Still Have Time to Apply - Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP), Extends Deadline

ELIZABETH, NJ - Local residents still have time to get help with heating their home this year. The Low Income Home Energy Assistance Program (LIHEAP) is giving residents more time to apply for heating bill assistance by extending the deadline for LIHEAP enrollment to May 31. The program has an emergency crisis benefit component, which also is accepting applications through May 31. Customers who ...

Union County Celebrates Arbor Day 2017 with Tree Giveaway for Schools

UNION COUNTY, NJ – One hundred trees will be given away to schools on request in recognition of Arbor Day 2017, the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders is again partnering with the Union County Shade Tree Advisory Board to sponsor the annual Arbor Day Tree Planting Program for schools.

“Union County is proud to support Arbor Day, a great American tradition that celebrates ...

Freeholder Board Offers New “Union County Kids Dig In” Garden Grants for Schools

UNION COUNTY, NJ – Young gardeners now can get their hands dirty with the new “Union County Kids Dig In” garden grant program for schools in Union County, sponsored by the Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders.

Schools with students in grades pre-K through 12 are eligible to apply for a Union County Kids Dig In grant, which are funded through the Union County Open Space, ...

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Lettuce Bowl Workshop at Hanson Park

April 18, 2017

CRANFORD, NJ - Join the Hanson Park Conservancy on Saturday, May 20 at 2:00 p.m. for our Lettuce Bowl Workshop at Hanson Park, 38 Springfield Ave. in Cranford.  In this “make it & take it” workshop we will be using a selection of lettuce, herb and pansy plants to create a container garden to bring home.  Leading the program will be members of the Green Thumb Garden Club ...