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May 4, 2021

There’s a lot less trash in downtown Greencastle thanks to group of volunteers

Echo-Pilot – About 25 community members put on gloves and picked up trash in Greencastle during a May Day Clean-Up on Saturday, May 1.  Clean-up day […]
May 4, 2021

Pittsburgh likely to consider single-use plastic bag ban this summer

Pittsburgh Post Gazette –In an effort to reduce plastic pollution, Pittsburgh is exploring regulations on single-use plastic bags and is eyeing joining other municipalities in suing […]
May 3, 2021

Business Buzz 5/2/21 | Deal

Bolly Inside – Grocery chain announces grants To learn more, visit giant Entrepreneurship program announcedThe Northeast Pennsylvania Circle of Aunts & Uncles is a multigenerational […]
May 3, 2021

Getting rid of old tires the right way- local tire collection

The Holcad – BUTLER, Pa.– Tri-County Cleanways will host tire collection in Butler County on May 8 at the Forward Township municipal building. If you missed […]
May 2, 2021

Schuylkill Headwaters Association Stream Clean Up

ABC 16 The News Station – PORT CARBON, Pa. — We’ll join the Schuylkill Headwaters Association in Port Carbon as they clean up parts of Mill Creek, a […]
May 1, 2021

Susquehanna Greenway river towns celebrate Earth Week – Susquehanna Greenway River Towns across the region were alive with volunteers last week in celebration of Earth Day and the inaugural 2021 Susquehanna Greenway […]
April 22, 2021

Earth Day ’21: environmental issues past and present still present challenges

Trib Live – Fifty-one years after the founding of Earth Day, with the first on April 22, 1970, the manmade pollution and resulting problems created by […]
April 22, 2021

Allentown Public Works Department Celebrates Earth Day | PHOTOS

The Morning Call – The Allentown Department of Public Works celebrated Earth Day by cleaning up tons of illegally dumped trash, debris and tires from along […]
April 21, 2021

Pennsylvania sees rise in illegal dumping during pandemic

Fox 43 York – YORK, Pa. — In 2020, dump sites across Pennsylvania went up about 213% according to Robert Dubas from Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful. “These […]
April 21, 2021

The Giant Company Announces Healing the Planet Grant Program

Perishable News – CARLISLE, Pa. – In celebration of Earth Day and its commitment to healing the planet, The GIANT Company today announced a new $250,000 grant program designed […]
April 20, 2021

Earth Day 2021 celebrations aimed to ‘restore our earth’

Daily Times – This year on Thursday, April 22, marks the 51st anniversary of Earth Day. This year’s theme is “Restore Our Earth,” focusing on how […]
April 20, 2021

Link Up to Fight Litter

Erie Reader -Earth Day falls on Wednesday, April 21 this year — but the responsibility of taking care of the Earth falls on us everyday, both […]