Athens Now Clean & Green

Beautification – A Labor Of Love

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By: Lynne Hart As you travel through Athens, take note of some of the plantings and flower pots you see. Many may be the work of the Athens-Limestone Beautification Board, a division of Keep Athens-Limestone Beautiful, whose volunteers have been improving Athens for nearly 40 years. Members are pass .....

Honoring Annie

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By: Lynne Hart Some of you might be familiar with my dog, Annie. She was quite a great dog and has her own Facebook page – Annie’s Canine Litter Patrol. Annie and I would take long walks together. There were several things I had to gather together before our walks – leash, collar, cell phone,. .....

Is That Plant From Around Here?

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By: Lynne Hart Whenever I visit one of the local nurseries, I am always overwhelmed by the variety of flowers, shrubs, and trees available to us. I am not a great gardener because my time for that task is limited, so I am always interested in plants that will grow easily with little intervention fro .....

Remember The 4th R – RESPECT

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By: Lynne Hart There are some amazing recycling stories, and there are amazing people who recycle. Our favorite people are those who understand that there are human beings handling their recyclables once they leave them in the bins or trailers. These are the people who are careful to place the corre .....