Daily Archives: April 25, 2015

History Day Humus Sale – over 60 cubic yards of composted leaves will go back onto local yards and garden beds…

The 2015 Harrington Park History Day celebration at Borough Hall brought a steady stream of visitors. Quite a few people came to the EC/Green Team table and spoke with the volunteers, who answered questions about recycling, composting, the ongoing activities … Continue reading

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What else is blooming in the woods?

Symplocarpus foetidus, commonly known as Skunk Cabbage, is growing and blooming in the wetlands of Harrington Park. This is fascinating low growing perennial plant can generate heat and melt its way through frozen ground. The flowers emerge first with the … Continue reading

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Happy Arbor Day!

J. Sterling Morton founded Arbor Day back in 1872 with the idea to set aside a special day for tree planting. Arbor Day, now celebrated on the fourth Friday in April in the US ‚Äúcelebrates the role of trees in … Continue reading

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