| Apr 12, 2012
| 11:22 PM
The Imperial County Living Green Initiative will host an Earth Day celebration from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Bucklin Park.
The day will feature water-efficient landscaping, backyard composting workshops and informational booths on other...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 3:30 PM
Nothing says 'Happy Earth Day' like a 240 pound metal fish in a man-made mini-lake in the middle of downtown, right?
The fish, named "Nomo" is made from all kinds of recycled stuff -from stainless steel mesh to windshield wiper motors, solar panels and...
| Apr 6, 2012
| 5:06 PM
What are you doing tomorrow? Why don’t you say we hang out for a few hours at the earth day festival? What’s earth day?
Events are held worldwide to increase awareness and appreciation of the earth's natural environment and what better way...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 2:29 PM
Spring has sprung and many in the community are hard at spring chores.
This is the time of year that many a pound of fertilizer is applied to hill and dale.
Before you open the fertilizer or dust off your spreader, ask yourself this question, “...
| Apr 9, 2012
| 4:51 PM
The "green" lifestyle: some people devote their lives to going green and creating a better community, while others could likely care less.
Where do Houstonians stand?
Well if the turnout is any indicator, people of Houston definitely do support the...
| Apr 13, 2012
| 1:05 AM
South Dakota: Deadline for applying for Recreation Trails Program funds to be used for trail projects sponsored by municipalities, counties, state parks, civic organizations or tribal governments. Applications/details: Randy Kittle at 605-773-...
| Apr 1, 2012
| 4:03 PM
Martin Birchmeier wants to make sure his kids understand the importance of volunteering.
"They like being out in the woods and playing with dad, so I figured this was a good thing to teach them to do when their young,” Martin Birchmeier,...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 5:14 AM
Get in free at U.S. National Parks on Saturday, Sept. 29, as part of the park system's free entrance program. The park service is waiving fees to over 100 parks around the country to celebrate National Public Lands Day.
Parks on the Florida list:...
| Apr 4, 2012
Plant a tree? Sure! If Queen Elizabeth II is out there doing it in her mid-80s, you can too. Of course, HM has a retinue of staffers who do the heavy lifting: digging the hole, finding and positioning the tree, taking care of it afterward. She need only...
| Oct 10, 2012
| 6:32 AM
| Mar 21, 2012
From Poquoson to Portsmouth and Newport News to Norfolk, more than 40 regional cleanup projects are planned throughout Hampton Roads next month as part of Keep America Beautiful’s Great American Cleanup National Action Days, April 27-28. Project...
| May 2, 2012
| 9:51 AM
The transformation of the renowned Royal Hawaiian into a noisy neighborhood problem shows the need to balance business and neighborhood interests through compliance with conditional use permit rules.
This often difficult process is likely to reappear as...