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NFL Will Donate Products After Super Bowl

12-4-13
NFL Environmental Program Director Jack Groh says that the NFL donates products after the Super Bowl so they do not end up in landfills.

Hope Creek nuclear plant in south NJ back online

12-4-13
LOWER ALLOWAYS CREEK TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The Hope Creek nuclear plant in southern New Jersey is back in service, three days after it was taken offline because high moisture was found in the steam that spins the plant's turbine. PSEG Nuclear ...

Hearing Monday on Pinelands gas pipe plan

12-4-13
PEMBERTON, N.J. (AP) — A public hearing will be held next week on a plan to run a natural gas pipeline through part of the southern New Jersey Pinelands. The Pinelands Commission discussed the plan Wednesday but did not vote on it. A public hearing ...
There are many options for New Jerseyans interested in cutting down their own Christmas trees, including Wyckoff's Christmas Tree Farm in Belvidere.

NJ Farms Where You Can Cut Down Your Own Christmas Tree

12-4-13
There are options throughout New Jersey where you can cut down your own Christmas tree for the holiday season.

Fire in Atlantic City school parking lot

12-4-13
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — Five vehicles were damaged in a fire in the employee parking lot at Atlantic City's New York Avenue School. The fire began Wednesday when an engine caught fire in one employee's car. Fire Chief Dennis Brooks tells The ...

Oyster Creek nuke plant to test sirens Tuesday

12-3-13
LACEY TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The Oyster Creek Nuclear Generating Station will test its emergency sirens Tuesday. It's part of a twice-yearly test that the plant in Lacey Township does annually. The sirens will sound at about 10 a.m. The Ocean ...
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NJ Christmas Tree Farm Wins Contest, Has Trees at White House

12-2-13
Wyckoff's Christmas Tree Farm in White Township won the best tree in New Jersey and was the grand champion in the 2013 nation Christmas tree contest.

Hope Creek nuclear plant goes offline

12-2-13
LOWER ALLOWAYS CREEK TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — The Hope Creek nuclear plant in southern New Jersey is offline after high moisture was found in the steam that spins the plant's turbine. The Nuclear Regulatory Commission says all safety systems ...

$8M deal could clear way for Pinelands pipeline

11-29-13
UPPER TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — A deal appears to be in the works that would enable a 22-mile natural gas pipeline to be built through New Jersey's Pinelands. Under a draft agreement, the Asbury Park Press reports (http://on.app.com/1816RQS ) that ...

Disagreements emerge over how to fund open space

11-27-13
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey's environmental advocates disagree over the best way to fund future open space purchases. The Keep It Green coalition has called on the Assembly to support long-term funding by dedicating a portion of sales tax ...