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Earth Day

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Top Earth Day Articles

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  • Going green: Boca Children's Museum latest mission gets boost

    Going green: Boca Children's Museum latest mission gets boost
    The Earth Day celebration at the Boca Raton Children's Museum will also mark the official debut of the museum's latest effort to spark environmental interest among the youngest seedlings. For 35 years, the museum on city property has offered children...
  • Paul Greenberg: Holocaust Day again

    Another year, another Holocaust Day -- just as there's another Earth Day, Groundhog Day, Tax Day, Valentine's Day ... you name it. It had to happen to the Holocaust, too. It's become a Day. It's a familiar transformation -- from the unique to the annual,...
  • Experian employees volunteer at Girls Inc. for Earth Day

    Experian employees volunteer at Girls Inc. for Earth Day
    Employees from a local office of Experian, an information services group, recently helped beautify the grounds of a Costa Mesa nonprofit. On April 22, workers from the firm's Costa Mesa office volunteered at Girls Inc. of Orange County. The Earth Day...
  • 818 Roundup: Burbank Selects New Mayor, Glendale City Council to discuss Weaver comments on groping allegations

    818 Roundup: Burbank Selects New Mayor, Glendale City Council to discuss Weaver comments on groping allegations
    Good morning, readers! Today is Friday, May 2. Weather for the Glendale area is expected to drop slightly with a high of 94 and a low of 63 degrees, according to the National Weather Service. In the news from your area: - After eight years of...
  • Naperville unveils prescription drug drop boxes

    Naperville unveils prescription drug drop boxes
    Disposing of unused medication now will be less of a pill in Naperville. The city unveiled new drop boxes Tuesday that allow residents to get rid of drugs in 11 locations, most of which are available around the clock. "Unused or expired medication...
  • Allentown looking for volunteers for city cleanup

     
    Allentown officials are looking for volunteers to participate in Mayor Ed Pawlowski’s 8th annual Great Allentown Cleanup. Most cleanup activities will take place on Saturday April 26 just following Earth Day. The city will supply brooms, bags,...
  • 4 low bidders for village hall get closer look

    4 low bidders for village hall get closer look
    Frankfort officials are taking a closer look at four firms out of 17 that bid to oversee construction of a new village hall. "We're not ready to recommend anyone right now," Village Administrator Jerry Ducay told trustees Monday. The plan is to...
  • Anglers to get precious opportunity to fish in nature center

    Anglers to get precious opportunity to fish in nature center
    It's not every day anglers can sport their stuff on the scenic shores of Lake Katherine Nature Center and Botanic Gardens. The public soon gets to participate in a "catch and release" event, one of three such opportunities each year when anglers can...
  • It's a matter of health and taste for publisher and 'Organic Manifesto' author

    It's a matter of health and taste for publisher and 'Organic Manifesto' author
    Maria Rodale is the third generation to lead Rodale Inc., the independent publisher of health and environmental books and magazines in Pennsylvania. Her grandfather started Organic Gardening Magazine, and she is a longtime organic advocate but says she...
  • Geneva Park District dedicates park dock to late alderman

     Geneva Park District dedicates park dock to late alderman
    A new teaching area at Peck Farm Park now officially bears the name of Ralph Dantino, a Geneva alderman and park district supporter who helped create the expansive park around the new dock. A crowd of family and friends gathered at Peck Farm on a...
  • Makeup, hair, capri pants: Does age matter?

     Makeup, hair, capri pants: Does age matter?
    Everyone knows (don't they?) that 60 is the new 40. Or is it 30? Anyhow, three questions that touch on the issue of age … Dear Answer Angel Ellen: I would like to get a makeup update but hesitate for two reasons. First, I know that any cosmetic...
  • Finding ways to make every day Earth Day

    Finding ways to make every day Earth Day
    I wash 1-quart plastic bags to reuse them. And every time, I wonder if I'm doing the right thing. Am I saving plastic? Wasting water? Just being cheap? Such questions can take up a lot of brain space these days and create anxiety in surplus as we...