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May 6, 2022

MIDDLETOWN, NJ - Middletown residents on a first come first reserve basis, quickly secured all the gardening spots available through the Township. Due to an overwhelming response from gardening enthusiasts, the Middletown Community Garden officially Sold-Out! The Middletown Community Garden is ...

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NEW JERSEY: The "Bag Up NJ" campaign is the New Jersey Clean Communities Council’s new single use plastic and paper bag ban outreach campaign, which has a simple message: Bring your own reusable bag(s) when you shop. This means you can still use plastic bags but it's a BYOB situation: Bring ...

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Red Bank, NJ: With warmer days ahead, more people will be enjoying the river - whether by boat, kayak, SUP, or from shore. This month's meeting will highlight recent water quality data from NJDEP, as well as ways for boaters to help protect water quality in the Two Rivers. What: The Rally for ...

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HOLMDEL and MIDDLETOWN, NJ - As the issue of developing historic Potter's Farm (located off exit 114 at the gateway of Holmdel and Middletown) heats up again, its future is up to volunteers on the Holmdel Zoning Board. The Board, led by Ralph Blumenthal, will hear the application continued this ...

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NEW JERSEY: New Jersey’s ban on single-use plastic products is inching closer, prompting local businesses to assess how to continue operation if they are no longer allowed to use plastic bags. P.L. 2020 c117, which was signed into law on November 4, 2020, will go into effect on May 4, 2022.  The ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - What better way to keep the holiday spirit going by recycling your memory filled Christmas Tree at the end of the season? Let the tree live on in an environmentally friendly way by recycling.  The Middletown Green Team provided a notice to the public that the south zone of town ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ - If you ever said 'if I only had a garden' - this is the article for you. Starting in March your reserved garden spot will be ready for you as Middletown markets giving the 'Gift of Gardening'. Residents will be able to reserve a plot at the new Township Community Garden - Coming ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ: Middletown really stepped up to clean-up! Middletown Township recently hosted several Clean Communities Mini Grant Cleanups throughout town. On Saturday, September 25th, The Middletown Township Lions Club picked up trash on the roads of Port Monmouth. On October 2nd, students and ...

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MIDDLETOWN, NJ – Not your typical Department of Public Works!  Usually there is not a lot of excitement about visiting a local public works site. Not necessarily the case in Middletown.... Local Girl Scout Troops; 127 from Leonardo Elementary School, and Troop 61124 from Nut Swamp Elementary ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - On Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 7:30 p.m. the Environmental Commission will meet in person in the Court Room at Town Hall. They have a busy agenda including a listing for the dementia center at Potter's Farm next to Country Woods. Potter's Farm is the beloved property full of ...

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 Letting rainwater leave your property can interfere with groundwater recharge and possibly cause flooding, ice slicks in the winter, and pollution of downstream lakes and streams. Rain gardens are one possible solution available to homeowners. Commercial properties can use them too. Decide on ...

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In the middle of Lake Hopatcong, a young family inspects phytoplankton – microscopic, plant-based organisms that form the base of the marine food chain, visible on a tablet thanks to a high-powered digital microscope.  A few feet away, a group of friends tests the lake’s clarity using a Secchi ...

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HOLMDEL, NJ - As they say, when you need to make an omelet, you gotta break some eggs. A video below shows you how to get those eggs in the first place - farm fresh!  Citizens for Informed Land Use held a recent talk about raising chickens. CILU shows in the talk that they are more than land use ...

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HOLMDEL, N.J. – Jersey Central Power and Light (JCP&L), a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE), has completed inspections and conducted equipment maintenance projects across its 3,200-square-mile service area to enhance customer service reliability as part of its annual summer ...

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