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October 18, 2018

LAKE HOPATCONG, N.J. - The Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions (ANJEC) awarded the Lake Hopatcong Foundation Floating Classroom an Environmental Achievement Award “for outstanding accomplishment in local environmental protection” at its 45th Annual Environmental Congress at Mercer ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Founding trustee and President of Wildlife Preserves Inc, Robert L. Perkins Jr is being posthumously honored for his dedication to land and wildlife preservation. Mr. Perkins was essential in saving for Troy Meadows Preserve. He spearheaded the effort that acquired land in the ...

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The New Jersey Clean Communities Council (NJCCC) today issued the findings of a comprehensive report that shows litter along streets and highways in the state has been reduced by 53 percent over the past 13 years. “Litter is unsightly and can impact quality of life. Litter cleanup is a crucial ...

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THIS SATURDAY: MORIS COUNTY FREE HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE EVENT OPEN TO ALL COUNTY RESIDENTS -- JUNE 9 AT PUBLIC SAFETY ACADEMY IN PARSIPPANY   The Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority has scheduled a free Household Hazardous Waste Drop-Off event this Saturday, June9, from 9 a.m.

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Thirteen Hundred Miles.  That's the distance of a loop uniting three 9/11 memorial locations:  The World Trade Center, The Pentagon and the Flight 93 Memorial.  That loop is now a bike trail and today in Parsippany, at the Morris County September 11th Memorial, a celebration was in ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ- The Morris County Municipal Utilities Authority (MCMUA) will conduct a Household Hazardous Waste Disposal event on Saturday, May 12 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at the Morris County Public Safety Training Academy, 500 West Hanover Avenue in Parsippany. Morris County residents will ...

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DENVILLE, NJ - Students in the Denville-based Morris County Vocational School's Academy for Environmental Science, offered at Jefferson High School, recently attended a special program focused on clean communities. The students went to the 10th Annual Clean Communities Environmental Student ...

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ROXBURY, NJ – The Lake Hopatcong Foundation on Wednesday launched onto Lake Hopatcong its long-awaited "floating classroom" educational vessel. The launch took place at Lake Hopatcong State Park in Landing. The 40-foot covered catamaran pontoon boat seats 40. It will be used to teach area ...

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NEW YORK, NY - The National Weather Service predicts a possibility for snow on Tuesday with little to no accumulation.  Monday will remain chilly with light breezes making it feel colder than it actually is.  Tonight, a mixture of snow and rain is expected to hit the area around midnight and ...

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NEWARK, NJ -  Voters provided permanent relief to communities harmed by industrial pollution on Tuesday by approving an environmental coalition-led ballot question that prevents money earmarked for environmental restoration from being raided by Trenton lawmakers. The measure was declared passed ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - There is a mystery in town and we need your help! Plants, a sunflower and now mums have popped up in this very weird spot. They are popping up in the traffic island at the intersection of Vail and 46. Now a “What if” sign has been added. Share your theories and/or insight and ...

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