Bulletin board: Fund seeks volunteers to aid Barbey’s Playground project

Reading Eagle -The Gilmore-Henne Community Fund will head to Barbey's Playground in Reading for a project June 13 at 9 a.m., and is in need of volunteers. Painting, cleaning, landscaping, building and mulching will be on tap for the playground in the 200 block of Schuylkill Avenue.

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Bradford clean-up slated in project areas

The Bradford Era – Keeping Bradford City’s neighborhoods clean takes hard work. Residents are invited to improve the city’s appearance during the ninth annual clean-up from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. This year’s clean-up will focus on Second Ward/Neighborhood Partnership Program area and the Project Pride

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Transform Your Community One Gallon Of Paint At A Time

The Daily Item – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful announced it is now accepting applications for the 2015 Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania grants.   Fresh Paint Days Pennsylvania is designed to provide community groups with paint and painting supplies enabling them to renew a community structure in need into

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Keep PA Beautiful: Cambria County Man Convicted Of Illegal Dumping

PA Environment Digest – On May 14, William John Caddy, 38, from Johnstown was found guilty of illegally dumping shingles, buckets, cement and other debris on Hohan Avenue/Kingston Lake Trail in Middle Taylor Township by the Honorable Mary Ann Zanghi. Caddy was fined $454. He has the

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Weis Markets Awards KPB’s Great American Cleanup Of PA Gift Cards

PA Environment Digest – Weis Markets, Inc., a sponsor of the Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of PA, Tuesday announced the winners of their donated gift cards.  The Centre County Recycling & Refuse Authority was selected to receive a Weis Markets gift card to help support

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Keep PA Beautiful’s Great American Cleanup Of PA Receives Governor’s Award

PA Environment Digest – The Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Great American Cleanup of PA has been selected to receive a 2015 Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence. The Great American Cleanup of PA is an annual program empowering Pennsylvanians to make communities clean and beautiful by removing litter and

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Wolf Announces Winners Of 2015 Governor’s Environmental Excellence Awards

PA Environment Digest – Gov. Tom Wolf Tuesday announced 15 environmental projects from across the state will receive the 2015 Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence .“These awards represent some of our best citizen-led efforts in environmental stewardship,” Wolf said. “Their leadership is bound to make a positive

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KPB: PA Groups Receive $25,000 in KAB/Waste Management Think Green Grants

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Thursday announced Pennsylvania groups received $25,000 in grant awards from the national nonprofit Keep America Beautiful, Inc. as part of a nationwide effort sponsored by Waste Management that encourages local solutions that improve community environments. Following is a list of

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Keep PA Beautiful Accepting Applications For Grants To Celebrate 25th Anniversary

PA Environment Digest – Keep Pennsylvania Beautiful Tuesday announced it is now applications for 25 grants of up to $1,000 to be awarded to organizations in three focus areas of Prevent It, Clean It or Keep It for cleanup and beautification projects. KPB Affiliates and other tax-exempt

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Sheetz to celebrate Earth Day

PR Newswire – Sheetz announced today its continued commitment to sustainability.  The company will host an Earth Day Celebration at their Distribution Center located in Claysburg, PA, on April 22 to give employees an opportunity to learn about healthier lifestyle choices for both themselves and the environment.

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