Earth Day

The new Health, Wellness and Nutrition Center at The Willow School in Gladstone, N.J. (credit: CBS2)

New Jersey School Stresses Green Living

The Willow School in Gladstone goes beyond green. It’s considered a living organism.

04/22/2015

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Mayor De Blasio Unveils Aggressive Plan To Reduce New York City Waste 90 Percent By 2030

The plan includes an overhaul of the city’s recycling program, incentives to reduce waste and tacit support for the City Council’s plan to dramatically reduce the use of plastic shopping bags.

04/22/2015

Christopher Swain  emerges from the Gowanus Canal after swimming in the polluted waterway on April 22, 2015. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

PHOTOS: Activist Swims Gowanus Canal

Christopher Swain swam in the Gowanus Canal on Earth Day to call attention to what has been heralded as America’s dirtiest waterway.

04/22/2015

Al Dukes (Photo by Al Dukes/WFAN)

Boomer & Carton: 6 Earth Day Tips From Al Dukes

We’re all in this together, and Mr. Dukes wants to do his part to save our planet. We think…

04/22/2015

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NYC’s 6 Best Eco-Friendly Clothing Shops

These merchants share an eco-friendly sensibility and a fascination with beauty.

04/22/2015

Tree Planting (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Earth Day 2015: How Much Do Trees Cost?

Ready to plant a tree? Here’s a breakdown of some of the most popular types and their costs.

04/21/2015

Tree Planting (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Earth Day 2015: How To Plant A Tree

So it’s Earth Day and everyone is saying you should plant a tree, but exactly what goes into planting one? It takes more preparation and skill than you might think.

04/21/2015

CEO of Archie Comics, Nancy Silberkleit, chats with CBS2's Andrea Grymes about the comic's Earth Day issue (credit: CBS2)

Archie Comics Goes Green For Earth Day

CEO of Archie Comics, Nancy Silberkleit, was at the CBS2 studio Saturday to talk about their new effort with CBS2’s Andrea Grymes.

04/18/2015

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Best Things To Do In New York City This Weekend

Read on for details about our picks for the best eating, drinking, and merrymaking events this weekend.

04/18/2015

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Top 5 Apps To Help You Go Green

If you’re ready to take your overall going green experience to the next level, check out some of these apps that can help you reduce your harmful impacts on earth.

04/14/2015

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Top 7 Environmental & Eco-Friendly Films

In recent years, Hollywood has financed and developed more and more films that draw attention to the effects of humans on planet earth.

04/13/2015

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What Happens When We Don’t Go Green

From numbers standpoint, the harm done to the planet is quite surprising.

04/09/2015

Recycling Bins (Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Top 5 Earth Day Resolutions

Who says resolutions are solely for New Year’s Eve? This Earth Day, why not try a few new resolutions that can keep planet earth a little happier and healthier.

04/08/2015

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What Is Earth Day And Why Is It So Important?

For many, Earth Day is simply a day that comes and goes, but the meaning behind the day means much more just planting a few trees.

04/08/2015

FILE -- Earth Day volunteers in New York City. (STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Tri-State Area Commemorates Earth Day With Series Of Events

Activities include hikes, wildlife watching, tree-planting and educational exhibits.

04/22/2014

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