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May 2014

Police and Firefighters Lending a Helping Hand

What do a group of 25 firemen and police officers of Atlantic City, NJ do on their days off? They volunteer their time to a growing community project in their city, at the Hamilton Community Garden. On Monday, April 27th there was plenty of power tools and muscle supplied by the Atlantic City Police and Fire Departments at the garden site. With great enthusiasm

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Growing for Success: Mullica Schoolyard Garden

News from the Mullica Township Schoolyard Garden: The Mullica Township Schoolyard Garden continues to grow good things. Our latest project is a seed starting/grow station. After attending AtlantiCare’s Sustaining Garden Workshop and hearing Garden Goddess by the Sea, Liz Donaghy, we went into action. Liz explained that when starting seeds for your garden you need warmth and lots of light. We purchased a heavy

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