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September 24, 2021

BEDFORD, N.Y. – Electric vehicles are expected to play a big role in combatting climate change over the next decade, with the state and national government already making plans to phase out fossil fuel road transportation. New York Gov. Kathy Hochul signed legislation on Sept. 8 that would ...

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SOUTH SALEM, N.Y. – Sixteen electric-vehicle charging stations, enough for 32 cars to “fill up” simultaneously, will be installed throughout Lewisboro, the Town Board voted last week. A short-handed board agreed to share the revenue generated by charger technology of Florida-based Blink ...

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BEDFORD HILLS, N.Y. – Residents seeking a helping hand in repairing malfunctioning household items attended Bedford’s Repair Café, held Saturday, Aug. 7, at Bedford Hills Train Station. The free event was organized by Bedford 2030. Between 10 a.m. and noon, a staff of volunteers, called ...

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BEDFORD, N.Y. – From the hottest summer on record, to dark skies filled with haze coming from wildfires burning on the West Coast, to increasingly devastating natural disasters that crumble outdated infrastructure, the effects of the earth’s changing climate are being felt everywhere. Bedford ...

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LEWISBORO, N.Y. – Lewisboro Garden Club’s Rooting for Lewisboro is a program that promotes the planting of tree and shrub seedlings in town. On its web page, there is a Chinese proverb that reads, “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago; the second-best time is now.” For Mary Ann ...

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CROSS RIVER, N.Y. – Through social media and Zoom meetings, a group of students at John Jay High School have set out to make a lasting impact on how climate change is taught in the Katonah-Lewisboro School District at all grade levels. Earth Rise Youth is a club at John Jay, created by junior ...

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LEWISBORO, N.Y. – In celebration of Earth Day, the Lewisboro Lions Club held its annual roadside cleanup project in the town of Lewisboro. Groups of residents volunteered to clean up certain areas of town on April 24 and April 25. One of those groups was the Goldens Bridge Hamlet ...

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BEDFORD, N.Y. – Celebrating Arbor Day on the Bedford Village Green, Bedford Councilwoman Stephanie McCaine, Bedford Historical Society Executive Director Lynne Ryan, Friends of the Burying Grounds member Marcy Marchiano and Scott Cullen of the Bedford Tree Advisory Board plant three flowering ...

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