By Becky Striepe on July 30, 2012
Sharing always beats buying new, and when it comes to books, it can also make reading more accessible.
By Becky Striepe on June 13, 2012
Turning a parking space into greenspace is nothing new, but when a town’s mayor gets in on the park(ing) action, it’s definitely something to talk about!
By Becky Striepe on May 30, 2011
A New York brewery and cafe is growing lots of its own of food in a discarded keg container garden.
By Becky Striepe on December 20, 2010
We know that walking is one of the greenest ways to get from point A to point B, but if folks don’t feel safe in their neighborhoods, it’s much harder to encourage them to ditch their cars and walk.
In one New York neighborhood that’s experiencing a crime wave, citizens are taking matters into their own hands.