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Earth Day

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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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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…

04/22/2014

Recycling trash bins line the street at an Earth Day event in Times Square on April 22, 2010 in New York City.(Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

4 Fun Ways To Celebrate Earth Day In New York City

If you’re looking for a few different ways to celebrate the 42nd anniversary of Earth Day, check out our list of top six Earth Day events around New York City

CBS New York–04/22/2014

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NYC’s 6 Best Eco-Friendly Clothing Shops

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

04/21/2014

Earth Day Volunteers At Floyd Bennett Field in Brooklyn on April 22, 2013 (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Earth Day Volunteers Do Their Part To Protect The Environment

For some, Earth Day took on a special meaning this year in parts of the Tri-State Area ravaged by Superstorm Sandy.

04/22/2013

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NYC Unveils First All-Electric Taxis

Six Nissan Leaf cabs will go into service Monday. Taxi and Limousine Commissioner David Yassky said the new taxis are zero-emission vehicles that are better for the environment.

04/22/2013

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NYC’s 6 Best Environmentally Friendly Hair & Beauty Salons

Want to take your environmentally-friendly lifestyle to the next level? These are six eco-chic spots in the city, using green products and practices that will leave you glowing.

CBS New York–03/06/2013

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Go Green In Your Kitchen

Check out these tips from EcoMedia on how to go green in the kitchen, which in turn could help you save money and stay healthy.

01/30/2013

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Lower Your Home Water Bill

Check out these tips from EcoMedia on how to save water at home, which in turn could help you save money.

01/30/2013

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Lower Your Home Electricity Bill

Check out these tips from EcoMedia on how to save electricity at home, which in turn could help you save money.

01/30/2013

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Pick-A-Side: Earth Day – Which Celebrity Is More Toxic To The Environment?

04/23/2012

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From Borough To Borough, New Yorkers Get Into The Act Of Earth Day

It’s Earth Day, and New Yorkers are getting into the act. Magnolia Bakery on Bleecker Street got into the spirit of the day, celebrating with special cupcakes. For each cupcake sold, a dollar is donated to city parks.

04/22/2012

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Thousands Of New Yorkers Show Mother Nature That New York Cares

Thousands of volunteers across the city spent their Saturday lending a hand as part of New York’s annual “Spring Greening”.

04/21/2012

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Why Ice Matters – Interview With Noted Geophysicist Henry Pollack

Nobel Prize winner and noted professor of geophysics Henry Pollack weighs in on ice and the environment.

04/09/2012

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Pick-A-Side – Which Celebrity Does More Harm To The Environment?

From private jets and tanning beds to the stupid things they often say and do, celebrities impact our environment. Pick who is worse.

04/09/2012

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