Category Archives: Earth Day

More green than shamrocks in Raleigh in March


While thousands were wearing the green at yesterday’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade, others are starting their greens in the garden. Notable news, NCSU scientists have perfect a new mildew resistant strain of the spring beauty, the dogwood tree. According to N&O … Continue reading

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Happy Earth Day!


Today is the traditional Earth Day celebration that started over three decades ago.  I was struck by a few statements in the history on the official website, http://www.earthday.org. First, it was a national movement supported by Republicans and Democrats Massive … Continue reading

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Earth Day Special Events and Offers


40th Anniversary of Earth Day!!!! What a beautiful day to celebrate the earth, learn more and commitment to a sustainable life. Earth Day is a day designed to inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth’s environment. It was founded by … Continue reading

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April…Earth Month…my favorite!


Ah…April, the prettiest month in North Carolina includes Earth Day, my favorite day of the year. So, now you know it!   I’m crazy about the spring flowering trees, shrubs and lest we not forget the abundant azaleas!  I can hardly … Continue reading

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April 22nd is the 40th Anniversary of Earth Day


Celebrate Earth Day in your community Choose from the Earth Day celebrations for Raleigh, Chapel Hill and Durham. For the first time in a many years they are all on different days so you can celebrate at all the events! … Continue reading

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City of Raleigh Environmental Awards 2009


Raleigh shows commitment to sustainability with the second annual Environmental Awards Program What a wonderful way to end my celebration of Earth Day by attending the award ceremony. Some of my favorite folks received awards. Top of the list, I … Continue reading

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Earth Day Celebration Downtown Raleigh 2009


Raleigh’s Earth Day Celebration 2009 What a stunningly beautiful day to celebrate Planet Earth!  This was the second year for the downtown Raleigh festival sponsored by the  N.C. Museum of Natural Sciences, the City of Raleigh and Burt’s Bees. Paperhand … Continue reading

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