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#1Thing: Finding Ways To Reduce Waste On Holiday Gifts

By Lori Melton Crowding landfills with waste is a terrible problem that only gets worse during the holidays. According to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) , household waste increases by 25 percent in the U.S. between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day. In fact, food waste, plastic shopping... Read More
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Memorial Fund for Jersey City Detective Joseph Seals

A GoFundMe page has been started for Detective Joseph Seals who was killed in the line of duty on December 10th in Jersey City, NJ. He leaves behind a wife and five children. The JCPOBA has started this fundraiser to go directly to the Seals family, helping them cover education, housing, and other... Read More
Thanksgiving Leftovers

#1Thing: How to Host a Sustainable Thanksgiving

By Lori Melton Thanksgiving is a perfect time to gather with family and friends to reflect on the past year and give thanks. Along with watching football, attending the Thanksgiving Parade, and sharing a delicious meal, many of us also express gratitude for our loved ones on this special day. In... Read More