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State Rep. Sid Michaels Kavulich organizes spring cleanup

The Abington Journal – TAYLOR – State Rep. Sid Michaels Kavulich is working with local community leaders, volunteers and businesses to organize a regional spring cleanup event to remove litter and winter debris from roadsides, creeks and riverbanks, and parks and recreation areas in Taylor, Moosic and Old

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Ewing Park hosts Earth Day celebration

New Castle News – Earth Day officially took place Sunday, but its Lawrence County celebration took place Saturday in Ellwood City’s Ewing Park. The event, dedicated to the preservation of the Earth and attempts to reverse global warming, included informational booths from Tri-County Cleanways, the Department of Conservation

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Chester celebrates environmental success in Sun Village Park

Daily Times – CHESTER >> As Earth Day approaches on Sunday, community volunteers joined with local and state officials in the city’s East End to celebrate Chester’s most recent environmental success story.  The effort to clean up Sun Village Park, led by neighborhood resident Bonita Taylor, has moved

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Celebrate Earth Day By Joining Keep PA Beautiful’s Great American Cleanup Of PA

PA Environment Digest – In celebration of Earth Day – April 22, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, whose vision is a clean and beautiful Pennsylvania, encourages residents to organize their own cleanups or volunteer for one near them as part of the 2018 Great American Cleanup of PA. Events registered through May

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Chester celebrates environmental success in Sun Village Park

Delaware County News Network –  CHESTER >> As Earth Day approaches on Sunday, community volunteers joined with local and state officials in the city’s East End to celebrate Chester’s most recent environmental success story. The effort to clean up Sun Village Park, led by neighborhood resident Bonita

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Celebrating Earth: Find ways to enjoy, protect your planet

GoErie.com – Plan a Great American Cleanup of PA event between now and May 31 and register it with Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful at www.gacofpa.org. Or go to the website to find an existing cleanup to join. Shoot a 60-second video of your cleanup, showing individuals, groups, children and adults

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DEP, PennDOT, Local Officials, KPB Participate In Park Beautification Event In Chester, Delaware County

PA Environment Digest Blog – The secretaries of the Department of Environmental Protection and Department of Transportation joined City of Chester (Delaware County) officials, residents, and Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful at Sun Village Park for beautification activities to celebrate the community’s cleanup of the park and the positive impact

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Celebrate Earth Day By Joining Keep PA Beautiful’s Great American Cleanup Of PA

PA Environment Digest Blog – In celebration of Earth Day – April 22, Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful, whose vision is a clean and beautiful Pennsylvania, encourages residents to organize their own cleanups or volunteer for one near them as part of the 2018 Great American Cleanup of PA. Events registered

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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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