Monthly archive for April 2018

Earth Day in the Lehigh Valley: Ways to be kind to Mother Earth

The Morning Call – Lehigh Valley organizations are spreading awareness of Earth Day, which is Sunday, and have opportunities to get involved. Bethlehem Food Co-Op 5th annual Artisan Fair and Earth Day Festival, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, St. Francis Center for Renewal, 395 Bridle Path Road, Hanover Township, Northampton

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Community Briefs

Daily Update – The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation and the Department of Environmental Protection are seeking volunteers for this year’s Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania, now on through May 31. Groups participating in PennDOT’s Adopt-A-Highway (AAH) program, which involves volunteers cleaning roadsides year-round, are also encouraged to participate

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Appliance, tire collection events set

TribDem.com – Keep Cambria County Beautiful will hold its spring appliance and tire collection event from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 28 at Croyle Township Municipal Building, 1654 Railroad St., Summerhill; May 12 at Cambria Township Municipal Building, 184 Municipal Road, Ebensburg; and May 19 in Patton

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Editorial: Other states clean up, why can’t we?

Cape Cod Times – For too long, citizens have simply accepted the deplorable amount of trash and litter on our roadsides, in our neighborhoods and at other public spaces. When it comes to litter, here and across the commonwealth, we need nothing less than a cultural change. 

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Sign up, clean up

Lock Haven Express – The snow is gone (hopefully), revealing the beautiful landscape of Central Pennsylvania. But there are scars all around. We’re talking about trash. Trash that people discard from their vehicles along the roads of our region. They’re polluters. They’re also law-breakers. So it’s this time

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Help needed for the Great American Cleanup!

Centralpa.com – Pinecroft, Blair County, Pa. – We’re in the middle of the Great American Cleanup! In Pennsylvania, it runs from March 1st through May 31st. Volunteers are needed to help out with efforts in Blair County. On April 28th volunteers should meet at 9:00 A.M. At the Pinecroft Fire Hall

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