Category Archives: Green Holidays

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Green Your Holiday with Recycled & Repurposed Decor

Green Your Holidays! Recycling, reusing and repurposing items around the house are a wonderful eco-friendly way to keep “green” for the holidays. It’s also great on your budget! Here are four sustainable holiday decorating ideas to help make the season

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Green Your Holiday with Recycled & Repurposed Decor

Green Your Holidays! Recycling, reusing and repurposing items around the house are a wonderful eco-friendly way to keep “green” for the holidays. It’s also great on your budget! Here are four sustainable holiday decorating ideas to help make the season

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Prevent Food Waste at Thanksgiving with “Green” Stew

In this segment of Sustainable Ventura News, City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Tobie Mitchell demonstrates how to prevent holiday food waste by making a “GREEN” stew.                         “Green Stew”

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Prevent Food Waste at Thanksgiving with “Green” Stew

In this segment of Sustainable Ventura News, City of Ventura Environmental Specialist Tobie Mitchell demonstrates how to prevent holiday food waste by making a “GREEN” stew.                         “Green Stew”

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Got Trash? Ventura residents receive extra pick up at no charge following Christmas

Got Trash? Christmas is a fun time of year; however, it can generate a TON of extra trash and recycling. To help ease the increase in trash and recycling, Ventura residents will receive an extra pick up. For the two

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Got Trash? Ventura residents receive extra pick up at no charge following Christmas

Got Trash? Christmas is a fun time of year; however, it can generate a TON of extra trash and recycling. To help ease the increase in trash and recycling, Ventura residents will receive an extra pick up. For the two

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Livin’ Green: Christmas Tree Recycling

       Deck the Halls with Christmas trees, holly and other beautiful greens this holiday season!  When it’s time to take your tree down, here’s an easy 1-2-3- guide of how to recycle post holiday!        1-2-3 Christmas Tree Recycle

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Livin’ Green: Christmas Tree Recycling

       Deck the Halls with Christmas trees, holly and other beautiful greens this holiday season!  When it’s time to take your tree down, here’s an easy 1-2-3- guide of how to recycle post holiday!        1-2-3 Christmas Tree Recycle

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Livin’ Green: Green Your Summer

Summer conjures up visions of vacations and time off, travel, barbecues, and outdoor fun. While you’re enjoying the joys of summer, keep these green tips in mind to benefit you and the planet! Be Cool •Air conditioning accounts for 14%

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Livin’ Green: Green Your Summer

Summer conjures up visions of vacations and time off, travel, barbecues, and outdoor fun. While you’re enjoying the joys of summer, keep these green tips in mind to benefit you and the planet! Be Cool •Air conditioning accounts for 14%

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Green Gift Shopping at the Holidays: 5 Sustainable Tips

1.  Make a List and Check it Twice Before going out to shop, make a list of all the gifts you have to buy (and gift suggestions).  Then plot out what stores you’ll be traveling to.  Save time, gas and

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Green Gift Shopping at the Holidays: 5 Sustainable Tips

1.  Make a List and Check it Twice Before going out to shop, make a list of all the gifts you have to buy (and gift suggestions).  Then plot out what stores you’ll be traveling to.  Save time, gas and