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June 10, 2021

CLIFTON, NJ  – Passaic Valley Water Commission (PVWC) is committed to removing lead service lines. PVWC is New Jersey’s largest public drinking water provider, serving over 800,000 consumers in Bergen, Essex, Hudson, Morris and Passaic counties. PVWC is continuously checking for and removing ...

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As you prepare your landscape for winter don’t overlook the trees, shrubs and perennials you have growing in containers. These need a bit of extra protection to help them survive cold winter temperatures. The small amount of soil in container gardens does not always provide sufficient ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ-- Bloomfield resident Rick Wright has recently written two books that, literally, are for the birds.  While that connotation is usually negative, in this instance it's a perfect description of the local author's latest work. Wright's Custom Bird Guides series introduces ...

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MORRISTOWN, NJ – Approximately 130 dogs and cats arrived at the Morristown Airport after being rescued from Puerto Rico earlier this month.  The Sato Project, Wings of Rescue, and Greater Good Charities made it possible for the rescued animals to be evacuated from the streets of Puerto Rico or ...

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You waited all season for that first red ripe tomato only to discover less-than-perfect fruit. Don't worry, you can still have a great harvest and improve things for next season. Blossom end rot is a common problem on the first set of fruit. The bottom of the tomato turns black. This is not ...

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CLIFTON, NJ - City Green, the Clifton based non-profit urban farming and gardening organization, isn't letting coronavirus stop them from finding the most thriving gardens in the area. This year, organizers say, they are moving their annual "Greenest Place in Paterson Garden Contest," online. They ...

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PATERSON, NJ - A water main on West Railway Ave between Knickerbocker Ave and Crooks Ave has been shut down for repairs after a contractor struck it on Tuesday. Customers in the surrounding area may experience discolored water, poor pressure or no water while repairs are being made. For more ...

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