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SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- KTVU Channel 2, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land (TPL), today announced finalists for the Bay Area's 2011 Cox Conserves Heroes program.
Lemonsforlimes.com is a new online platform allowing gardeners within a community to come together to share and trade the bounty of their gardens with others nearby.
ATLANTA, Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Channel 2 WSB-TV and The Trust for Public Land (TPL) are seeking nominations for Atlanta's 2011 Cox Conserves Heroes program, a national awards program to honor and celebrate conservation in everyday life.
Robust web component launched in conjunction with the show at kcet.org/ediblegarden featuring video gardening tips, new blog and more LOS ANGELES, Aug.
SAN DIEGO, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The public has weighed in and nominated environmental heroes who volunteer to ensure a greener San Diego.
NEW YORK, July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Millennium Promise, the leading international organization dedicated to ending extreme poverty, and charitybuzz, the leader in online charity auctions, today announced two auctions to be held this summer to benefit Millennium Promise.
ATLANTA, July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Channel 2 WSB-TV, in partnership with The Trust for Public Land (TPL), today launched Atlanta's 2011 Cox Conserves Heroes program, a national awards program to honor and celebrate conservation in everyday life.
BETHLEHEM, Pa., June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The International Institute for Restorative Practices (IIRP) Graduate School (www.iirp.org), in Bethlehem, PA, the world's first graduate school wholly dedicated to restorative practices, was granted accreditation June 23 by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The IIRP opened in 2006 and has awarded approximately 80 degrees.
Community gardens are plots of land that are tended by a community of gardeners. In the UK they are knows as allotment gardens where local officials will rent a piece of land for their growing needs. Community gardens come in all sizes and functionality from the small planters found hanging around town, to the large plantings to help preserve natural habitats. Community gardens may be privately owned as well as publicly. One plot of land can be used as a whole, with everybody working...