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What happens to your Christmas tree in HP?

What happens to your Christmas tree in HP? According to Mark Keirnan of the HP DPW, the chipping truck will be making the rounds in January, weather permitting (stopping when it snows). Please leave the trees at the curb, not … Continue reading

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Tis the season for leaf raking – and garden cleanup!

Monday November 12th is the last Garden Debris pickup for 2018. Leaf pickup started in mind October and will run through the first week in December. Our DPW workers vacuum up the leaves. Please have them at the curb/roadside, and please … Continue reading

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Harrington Park 5K Fall Spectacular race!

The 17th annual Harrington Park 5K Fall Spectacular was held today! What a beautiful and colorful fall morning to enjoy being active outside!! Thank you to the organizers and to the many volunteers and our municipality for support of this … Continue reading

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Household Hazardous Waste Collection – 2018

There are two dates remaining in 2018 for Household Hazardous Waste Collection. Tomorrow from 9am-3pm at Bergen Community College and on Saturday November 17th from 9am-3pm at the Bergenn County Utilities Authority in Moonachie. This information is posted at the … Continue reading

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The Harrington Park Farmer’s Market is open Sundays 10-2 through October 2018

Check out the Harrington Park Farmer’s Market!  Food, Fun, Friends and community! The first market took place last Saturday at Town Day and the Farmer’s Market will be held on Sundays 10-2 through October 2018 at the Borough Hall/Library parking lot. … Continue reading

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Rubus phoenicolasius – ripe now!

Stop by Pondside Park to forage for wild raspberries! Rubus phoenicolasius (wild or wine raspberry) is native to Korea, Japan and China and was introduced to the United States for breeding with other farmed raspberries. It escaped from cultivation, has … Continue reading

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Blooming now in Harrington Park

These wildflowers were photographed on 5/11/18 at the edges of the woods in and around Pondside Park. The garlic mustard (white) and yellow rocket are very abundant and can be easily seen when driving (i.e. on Lafayette). Hope you get … Continue reading

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