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June 25, 2018

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Enjoy herbs all year round. Harvest herbs now for garden-fresh meals and preserve a few for the winter ahead. Snip a few leaves or leaf-covered stems as needed. For the same intensity of flavor, you generally need two to three times more fresh herbs than dried except for ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Union County Freeholder Chris Hudak and Councilman John Francis Roman, Linden's Sixth Ward Councilman, visited Linden School Number 6 and McManus Middle School on last week to help students fill planters with vegetable gardens. The event was part of the Union County Kids Dig In! A ...

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CRANFORD, NJ – New Jersey American Water will flush Cranford’s fire hydrants between May 24 and May 29. According to the NJ American Water website, the flushing cleanses the water flow system, clearing any minerals and deposits from the pipes. “While flushing the system won’t interrupt your ...

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LINDEN NJ - The Borough of Roselle has been chosen as part of Freeholder Chairman Sergio Granados’s 2018 Union County Plant a Seed grants initiative. The grants have been awarded to 27 garden projects within nine municipalities through the Union County Means Green Community Garden Grants ...

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UNION COUNTY, NJ - The Union County Board of Chosen Freeholders will host a special free event at Trailside Nature & Science in Mountainside. The event titled, Good Plants and Bad Plants: How to Tell the Difference and Support Healthy Ecosystems, on Wednesday, May 16 at 6:30 p.m. at the ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Adding excitement to your garden is easy.  You can create instant, year-round color, structure, motion and fun to your landscape with a bit of garden art. Just like shopping for plants, look for pieces that complement your gardening style. And consider all the benefits ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - Lilies add long-lasting color and fragrance to flower gardens and summer bouquets. These stately flowers provide vertical interest and blend nicely with other perennials. And best of all, with very little care, you’ll be enjoying them for years to come. Plant different ...

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SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - It’s time to break out the seeds and potting mix to start your garden plants indoors.  It’s a great way to keep your green thumb in shape over winter. Plus, you’ll save money, increase your variety of plants and jump start the growing season when you start seeds under LED ...

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KENILWORTH, NJ - As it begins to get colder in New Jersey and winter is settling in, frozen pipes become a frequent occurrence. According to PuroClean franchisee and owner of the Kenilworth location, Robin Hoy, who is a Cranford resident, many families suffered from bad situations last winter. She ...

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LINDEN, NJ - Linden resident, Carol Guevarez, will be donating a 40 foot tall blue spruce to the Union County Courthouse Rotunda for the 2017 holiday season.  The tree will be apart of the holiday display and will be picked up from Ms. Guevarez's home on December 4th by the Union County Shade Tree ...

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