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Breathe Freely Frenchtown Campaign

Sustainable Frenchtown, a group of Frenchtown residents working together to advance environmental, economic, and social sustainability, announces “Breathe Freely Frenchtown”. Breathe Freely Frenchtown Pledge Form Sustainable Frenchtown on Facebook Sign the pledge...

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August 27 – Community Paper Shredding Day

  Community Paper Shredding Day in Frenchtown   Frenchtown, NJ – Frenchtown residents are invited to bring their confidential documents and files to a paper shredding event on Saturday, August 27th from 9 am to 12 noon at the Department of Public Works on Route 29, near the intersection of South Washington Street.   Please bring only confidential and sensitive materials – magazines and other non-confidential papers should be recycled curbside. The event will end sooner than advertised if the shredding truck reaches capacity.  This paper shredding is available to residents only, not businesses.   The documents and files...

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Mayor’s Campaign for Wellness

The Mayor’s Campaign for Wellness is under way! Increasing rates of obesity, diabetes, and heart disease have prompted municipalities throughout New Jersey to become more activity friendly. The Frenchtown Green Team, at the request of Mayor Warren Cooper, is launching a Campaign for Wellness. “Fit Frenchtown “ is part of a statewide initiative to combat diseases associated with a more sedentary lifestyle. According to the federal Center for Disease Control, about six out of ten adults and nearly four of ten children are overweight or obese – and the obesity rate has doubled since the late 1970s. “Fit Frenchtown” events...

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Frenchtown Green Fair 2013

Join us for the 2013 Frenchtown Green Fair to be held on Saturday, September 28, 2013, 11 am to 5 pm at Old Frenchtown Field in Frenchtown, NJ – Rain or Shine!   The Frenchtown Green Fair’s Mission is to help our communities discover the values of green living and to celebrate sustainability.  The Green Fair will feature speakers, green products and services, and activities that reflect an environmentally sustainable lifestye – gardening, recycling, food, energy, transportation, home and building, and health and wellness.  Plenty of education, entertainment, food, and fun for the whole family! The Green Fair is...

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