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Arbor Day 2012 is Here

Check out The History of Arbor Day & How to celebrate Arbor Day.   Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about it Subscribe to the comments on this post

Check it Out! Do Something.org

This is Awesome-Click the Logo Also, Check out the following sites for ideas: http://www.epa.state.il.us/p2/green-schools/ How to Go Green: School Teachers at Tree Hugger.com Green Schools Initiative The Green Schools Alliance Green Schools National Network Green School Project The Center For Green Schools The Green School of Baltimore       Bookmark on Delicious Digg this

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Sustainable Gardening for the 21st Century, A Series

University of Illinois Extension Serving Champaign, Ford-Iroquois, and Vermilion Counties 801 North Country Fair Drive, Suite D Champaign, IL 61821 Phone 217.333.7672    FAX 217.333.7683 http://web.extension.illinois.edu/cfiv Champaign, IL – All Gardening Enthusiasts and the General Public are invited. All presentations start promptly at 7:00 p.m. and end by 9:30 p.m. No charge for this series.  

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Conflicting Messages: Gas Prices & What to Drive When

Today I saw a sticker that said “Gas Prices Are Too High”. Simple & to the point; however this wonderful little sticker was adhered to a large Tundra pick up truck. The Tundra was not hauling anything, and from the look of it’s bed, it hasn’t been used for hauling anything that would necessitate the

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22 Tons of Recycling in Paxton

Thanks to our recycling center there will be 22 tons LESS garbage at the landfill. The Recycling program in Paxton is a joint effort between the City of Paxton and Central Illinoins Disposal & Recycling. The City has a contract with CIDR for the Hauling of the Recyclables and Pays the salary of Joe Spinalli

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We Support Recycling

As many of you know Central Illinois Disposal & Recycling has been running a recycling center for Paxton residents and businesses for quite some time. This is NOT a money making enterprise to say the least. But CIDR keeps this service open for all of us. This is another example of Businesses giving back to

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