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CULTEC Sponsors St. Jude Walk

For the second year, Brookfield, Conn.-based CULTEC, Inc., manufacturer of stormwater management chambers, will sponsor the St. Jude Give thanks. Walk™ on Saturday, November 17, at the Hartford Holiday Light Fantasia, 1130 Maple Ave., Hartford, Conn. The Hartford St. Jude Give thanks. Walk is one of 90 events taking place in communities across the country that day to help kids battling cancer and other deadly diseases. The noncompetitive 5K is an annual fundraiser that serves as the official kick-off event for the St. … Continue reading

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SnowCare For Troops Readies For Winter

As Project EverGreen’s SnowCare for Troops program enters its third season, the non-profit organization is recognizing the more than 600 volunteers who support the campaign’s military families year-round by also offering landscaping services through GreenCare for Troops. Both programs are managed by Project EverGreen and connect military families who have a spouse or family member currently deployed in the armed forces with snowplow and landscape professionals. SnowCare for Troops is a national program underwritten by THE BOSS Snowplow. “It takes … Continue reading

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NYC Park Was Kahn’s Final Design

Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park juts into New York City's East River.

Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park on Roosevelt Island in the East River in New York City is New York’s newest state park. Four Freedoms Park is a tribute to the life and work of President Roosevelt, a former governor of New York who led the nation through a tumultuous period in American and world history. The park will open to the public on October 24. “With the opening of the Franklin D. Roosevelt Four Freedoms Park this fall, New … Continue reading

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What’s Your Landscape Style?

Hydrangeas and mixed evergreen conifers are salt-tolerant choices for the coastal Cape Cod landscape.

Do you have a client who wants to create an English garden? Or they’re stumped for ideas for their desert climate? LandscapingNetwork.com has a handy design style resource covering every kind of residential landscaping, from Japanese to xeriscape to colonial to Tuscan. Click on your favorite style, and get ideas, projects, videos, pictures, design sheets, and more.  

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Lewey Landscaping At N.C. Expo

Lewey Landscaping & LawnCare Inc. (http://www.leweylandscaping.com/index.html), a Triangle-based, full-service landscaping and lawn care company, will participate in the second annual Boom! Blast Lifestyle Expo in Raleigh, N.C. The expo will run from 3-8 p.m. Sept. 20 at the Five Points Center for Active Adults,  2000 Noble Road. The event connects guests with local businesses and organizations that help the public “live smart, live well and live large,” and will feature a variety of informational breakout sessions, musical entertainment, dance lessons, … Continue reading

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