October 2020

October 24, 2020

Crowds line up in Westmoreland County to recycle hazardous materials

Trib Live – Pat O’Neill didn’t even know how long he had old paint cans and other hazardous materials stored in his garage, but he was […]
October 20, 2020

Keep PA Beautiful Adoption Program Helps Reduce Local Litter Cleanup Costs

PA Environment Digest – Many of the costs associated with cleaning up litter falls to the local municipality. Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Adoption Program helps mitigate those […]
October 20, 2020

Is there Litter in Your Neighborhood?

(October 20, 2020) Litter affects the health and safety of humans and wildlife, is visually unappealing and sends a message that no one cares. Once it […]
October 18, 2020

Morning Briefing: Two years after devastating fire, school reopens; Bakery gives customers a taste of voting; Eagles host the Ravens with fans in attendance

Daily Local News – Groups collaborate on fruit tree planting at Hancock School You probably wouldn’t want to do much planting in the pouring rain, but for […]
October 16, 2020

Groups collaborate on fruit tree planting at Hancock School

The Times Herald -NORRISTOWN  — You probably wouldn’t want to do much planting in the pouring rain, but for nonprofit Fruit Tree Planting Foundation it’s all […]
October 16, 2020

Westmoreland Cleanways adds 2nd household hazardous waste collection date

Trib Live – Due to overwhelming response, Westmoreland Cleanways and Recycling Center announced this week it would hold two household hazardous waste collections this fall. In […]
October 14, 2020

More Than 40 Fruit Trees To Be Planted In Norristown Friday

Patch – NORRISTOWN, PA — A unique charitable endeavor in Norristown aims to both beautify the local area while improving food security for residents. Volunteers with […]
October 13, 2020

Keep PA Beautiful: Clean Up Your Neighborhood With The Help Of Pick Up Pennsylvania

PA Environmental Digest Blog – Litter affects the health and safety of humans and wildlife, is visually unpleasant and sends a message that no one cares. […]
October 13, 2020

Reynoldsville Autumn in the Park planning to expand after second successful year

The Courier Express – The 2nd annual Autumn in the Park was so successful Sunday that plans to expand next year are already in the works. […]
October 13, 2020

Clean Up Your Neighborhood with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful’s Pick Up Pennsylvania

(OCTOBER 13, 2020) Litter affects the health and safety of humans and wildlife, is visually unpleasant and sends a message that no one cares. Once it […]
October 12, 2020

Keep Cambria County Beautiful appliance and tire collection planned

The Tribune Democrat – Keep Cambria County Beautiful will hold its fall appliance and tire collection from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday (10/17/2020) in the […]
October 12, 2020

Preregister for next Westmoreland Cleanways hazardous waste collection

The Tribune-Review – Westmoreland Cleanways and Recycling Center officials are suggesting county residents begin preparing early for the next household hazardous waste collection Oct. 24. Ellen […]