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"Posted on July 31, 2015 by Katie Cullipher
We're wrapping up July so it's a good time to check in on our watering practices. It's easy to keep our lawns and landscape in tip top shape without excessive watering even in the heat of summer...we Read more...
"Posted on July 30, 2015 by Guest Contributor
#NoCigaretteLitterNow. The hash tag says it all! Seven Hampton Roads localities have teamed up to tackle cigarette butt litter throughout our communities. While each community is unique in their execu Read more...
"Posted on July 28, 2015 by Guest Contributor
Recycling. It is a word that is used often enough, common to most. It is a word describing the re-use or re-purposing of an item. Most people think of recycling as paper, plastic bottles, glass, or me Read more...
"Posted on July 23, 2015 by Chris Ausink
Every Sunday evening through August 9th, hundreds will gather at Buckroe Park for Grooving by the Bay. Some will tap to the beat of a band and others will dance till the sun goes down or their feet a Read more...
- RT @KeepVABeautiful: STOP what you're doing and register for our Hampton golf tournament. http://t.co/ZcWl9vC49N,
- Water Smart, Hampton Roads http://t.co/SQs9cDNqlt,
- Keep Suffolk Beautiful Encourages the End to Cigarette Butt Litter http://t.co/RwZCv8upXO,
- Microplastics for dinner? The Chesapeake Bay Is Turning Into Plastic Soup http://t.co/WxqmQqybEZ,
- What Do You Know…Series :: Water (Part One): http://t.co/s8h2Kf49OS via @YouTube,