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"Posted on April 22, 2016 by Rebekah Eastep
Drinking Water Week is right around the corner and we are celebrating in a big way. On May 3rd there will be two pop-up events in Hampton Roads, one on the southside and another on the peninsula. Wher Read more...
"Posted on April 22, 2016 by Guest Contributor
Our one-and-only-world has taken a beating from its inhabitants. 7.4 billion people have put stress on most of the resources – water, soil, air. It seems nearly impossible to control. So what Read more...
"Posted on April 19, 2016 by Guest Contributor
It’s that time of year to get outside and enjoy the beautiful spring weather. For those of us who love to garden the season has already frantically begun. So much to do and so little time!!! For o Read more...
"Posted on April 8, 2016 by Rebekah Eastep
Do you have any “green” projects planned for your home in the coming year? We will be using our new rain barrel that we received from the City of Norfolk as part of our participation in Bay Star Read more...
"Posted on April 4, 2016 by Guest Contributor
askHRgreen.org is once again accepting applications for free pet waste stations in an effort to reduce bacteria in stormwater runoff. If your neighborhood, HOA or community association is ready to ma Read more...
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