Five suggestions for local activities.
Five suggestions for local activities.
High Schools across the area and the nation honored victims of the Parkland, Florida shootings at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School in a 17 minute walkout.
New Rochelle High School is saying no to students wishing to participate in a national walkout Wednesday to honor the victims of the High School shooting in Parkland, Florida.
40% of our food in the U.S. is thrown out, along with more than a billion tons of food globally.
The New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund (NYLCVEF) has some useful advice for a greener Valentine’s Day:
Snoop around the “Detective Agency” at Sheldrake Nature Center on Saturday January 6 from 10 to 11 am where you can investigate what really happens in nature.
The County Board of Legislators passed a 2018 budget that eliminates cuts to Westchester County Parks staff
See how animals can survive the cold … without being able to turn on a furnace or run to the grocery store!
The main features of the ideal, sustainably-grown, eco-friendly turkey, raised by the folks at Stone Barns
“These proposed cuts mean that some of the parks’ curators won’t be there any more…”
An evening debate between Republican incumbent Rob Astorino and Democratic candidate George Latimer takes place on October 24th
A developer has purchased the Larchmont Playhouse and plans to transform the theater into an art house cinema.
Harvey reminds us that the chances of floods in Westchester’s coastal areas are increasing.
An excited crowd gathered in front of the Larchmont Library Monday afternoon
The news isn’t so good for Mamaroneck. Tap water provided by Westchester Joint Water Works was “in violation of federal health-based drinking water standards.”
The funds will be used to restore the lake’s ecological health, beauty, and water retention capacity.
This weekend celebrate Earth Day locally.
A mobile app developed by Columbia University scientists lets you use your phone to check rising sea levels
On display in the Oresman Gallery at the Larchmont Library throughout March. The exhibit is free.
The lower cost of wind and solar power and many of the clean energy projects started by the Governor in recent years are enabling factors for success.
Save the Sound will host a series of “conversations” to discuss their water quality monitoring work in Sound Shore communities of Westchester and how you can help.
A secret deal struck by Astorino with Oaktree Capital Management?
But experts say you can choose to limit damage to the environment in several ways.
Two remaining nuclear reactors at Indian Point will be closed down– one by April 2020 and the second by April 2021
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‘Polypetalous,’ as in many “Pop Flowers,” is a new show coming to Kenise Barnes Gallery in Larchmont.
Each of their brief comments has been fact-checked by the nonprofit environmental publication Grist and his article is quoted largely below.
The Albee Court Apartments at the corner of Larchmont Avenue and the Post Road were named for Edward Franklin Albee, Mr. Reed Albee’s grandfather
Beechmont area residents in New Rochelle have a new neighbor
9% “exceeded the EPA ‘s action level of 15 ppb,” meaning the lead levels were too high to be safe.
Want to show the world to kids?
Offered at a discounted price to Mamaroneck residents to encourage residents to conserve water resources as well as to protect water quality.
Several school districts in Westchester have tested positive for lead-contaminated water:
“Many of our residents don’t realize that Mamaroneck has 15 parks,”
The report finds that we are being exposed not only to unhealthy levels of ozone, earning a grade of “F,” but that data on particle pollution isn’t even collected in our area.
Inspection shows 25% of the bolts keeping the inner walls of the reactor core from coming apart–were either missing or seriously degraded
Residents can use the rooftop water to water plants and lawns and clean cars.
Celebrate spring at the “Grow It Green” community event
These native plants are of ecological importance because they support a variety of wildlife
Purchase clean energy at a fixed rated from wind, solar, and hydro projects.
Andrew M. Cuomo ordered an investigation of recent “alarmingly high” levels of radioactive tritium-contaminated groundwater found at the Indian Point nuclear plant
For Westchester, most recent drinking water quality studies available online were completed in 2013.
Majority of studies show positive effects, especially during severe winters.
On Sheldrake Family Weekend, everyone can learn how to identify common animal tracks and make their own plaster track mold to take home.
Every Saturday through April 16, the winter market will feature popular vendors, live music, and kids’ activities.