Woodland Park Council Approves Trash Can Ordinance

September 7, 2017

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The Woodland Park Mayor and Council passed an ordinance last night which regulates where residents and businesses can store trash receptacles on their property.  

Initially introduced in July, Ordinance 17-21 was withdrawn by the council as wording changes made in response to resident and business owner feedback were substantial enough to require the governing body to ...

One Simple Step Can Improve the Health and Vigor of Your Lawn

Do just one thing this fall and you can improve the health and vigor of your lawn. Fall fertilization helps lawns recover from the stresses of summer and provides needed nutrients to grow deeper roots and a denser stand of grass. And that means fewer weeds and a healthier lawn that’s more resistant to drought, insects and diseases.

Fertilize around Labor Day as the temperatures begin to ...

Woodland Park Council OKs Housing, Yard Maintenance Ordinances; Revises Trash Can Ordinance

WOODLAND PARK, NJ - The Woodland Park Mayor and Council passed 10 ordinances at its last meeting, mostly  aimed at putting forth more stringent regulations on local code. Of all the ordinances initially introduced, ordinance 17-21, which covers requirements for trash containers, was withdrawn and reintroduced.  

Mayor Keith Kazmark said that tightening up language helps the code ...

Little Falls Hosts Presentation On Area Wildlife

LITTLE FALLS, NJ - The Little Falls Township Wildlife Committee recently hosted a presentation on issues with area wildlife.

Presented by the Clifton Health Department, "Getting to Know Your Wildlife Neighbors" tackled topics dealing with wildlife characteristics, dangers of feeding wildlife, vector borne diseases, control measures and strategies to prevent unwanted pests.

The ...

Keeping it Fresh from the Garden to the Table

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, NJ - You spent the summer weeding, watering and tending to your vegetable garden. Now all your effort has paid off with a bountiful harvest.  Maximize the flavor and nutritional value of your homegrown vegetables with proper harvesting and storage.

For the freshest flavor, always prepare and serve vegetables immediately after harvest. But let's face it, most of us ...

New Jersey Not In The Dark Historically For Aug. 21 Eclipse

MONTVILLE, NJ – The United States will be experiencing a solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21, which New Jerseyans can view partially– if the weather cooperates.

If you lived in one of the 14 states the eclipse is crossing with its 70-mile wide path, you’d be all set.

But if you utilize safety glasses to view the event between 1:23 p.m. and 4:00 p.m., and most especially at ...

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