Green

April 23, 2018

Just in time for spring cleaning, the Rotary Club of Madison will host another Community Shredding Day on Saturday, May 19 from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. at municipal parking lot no. 1, on the corner of Prospect Street and Kings Road near the police station. Security Shredding, Inc. will provide secure, ...

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Madison residents can reduce the amount of trash that follows Santa’s arrival—and departure—with these recycling tips from the Madison Environmental Commission. Packaging: Bubble wrap, Styrofoam peanuts and Styrofoam packing can be recycled at Pack Ship n More in the Staples Mall on 300 Main St.

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MADISON, NJ – Changes may be coming to Summerhill Park on Ridgedale Avenue per a funding recommendation submitted Monday to the Morris County Board of Chosen Freeholders.  Madison would receive more than $40,000 to construct new trails inside the park, where the Villa Lorraine estate once stood.

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MADISON, NJ – Kings Road School has met rigorous requirements to achieve a Sustainable Jersey for Schools bronze certification.  The Kings Road application received a total of 200 points for completion of 19 different sustainability actions, including establishment of a thriving learning garden ...

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MORRIS COUNTY, NJ – The state Department of Environmental Protection’s Division of Fish and Wildlife is reminding motorists to be alert for white-tailed deer crossing highways and local roads as days get shorter and deer become more active with mating season under way. These animals have ...

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The Morris Habitat for Humanity ReStore will hold its 7th Annual Go Green, Save Green sales event Saturday, Oct. 7 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m at 274 South Salem St. in Randolph. Shoppers can save 20 percent off the ReStore’s entire stock of furniture, home decor, appliances, kitchens, windows, doors, ...

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MADISON, NJ – NJ legislators presented Mayor Bob Conley and the Borough of Madison with a $500,000 check for Green Acres funding that will help pay back the borough’s remaining debt on the Madison Recreation Complex land purchase. Madison purchased the 49-acre space for $13 million, and is ...

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MADISON, NJ – Back-to-school night at Kings Road School on Sept. 13 featured a special reception where parents could visit the school’s communal garden and enjoy homegrown treats before the evening’s events began. Those in attendance enjoyed zucchini bread made from vegetables picked at Kings ...

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MADISON, NJ – The last of summer’s flowers are beginning to lose their color, and frost warnings are in the not-too-distant future, but winter isn’t here just yet. If you’re feeling a few twinges of the “change of seasons” gardening blues, don’t miss The Thursday Morning Club presentation by ...

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