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Waste Management’s  Bagster® Dumpster in a Bag® will help Dad with the cleanup and removal of the debris and materials from his at-home projects.
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Waste Management’s Bagster® helps Dad clean up on Father’s Day

This Father’s Day, if you’re scrambling to find a more practical gift for Dad, try giving him a home improvement tool that will make his … Read more ›

Sculpture garden by Peter Walker. Photo: Timothy Hursley. © PWP Landscape Architecture
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Peter Walker, Co-designer of the National September 11 Memorial, to speak at Botanic Garden

The renowned landscape architect Peter Walker, who co-designed the National September 11 Memorial, will speak at the Chicago Botanic Garden June 28. His presentation is … Read more ›

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Green News from the Library

Ready, set, run! The Arlington Heights farmers market opens this Saturday, June 9, right behind the Arlington Heights Library in the parking lot at Vail … Read more ›

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Arlington Heights Garden Club presents Small Space Gardens

A garden doesn’t need to be big to be great. Good design and thoughtful plant selection will make even the smallest space into something special. … Read more ›

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"Green" Party Planning Ideas

A panel of green vendors will share tips for summer and future party planning with an environmentally friendly focus at "Green Party Planning," on Sunday, … Read more ›

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Avoid remodeling re-dos by choosing contractor carefully

When you make a mistake in a computer program, you can simply hit the “undo” button to fix the problem immediately. But the solution is … Read more ›

Buy your House Walk tickets now.
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Arlington Heights Historical Society's 19th Annual House Walk

With Arlington Heights celebrating its 125th anniversary of incorporation, there’s no better time than to participate in the Historical Society’s House Walk and Tea on … Read more ›

Susan Brunstrum, founder of Sweet Peas Design, Libertyville.
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Public invited to learn about working with interior designer

Interior designer Susan Brunstrum, owner of Sweet Peas Design in Libertyville, will be one of six panelists answering questions from 10:30 a.m. to noon on … Read more ›

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Emerald Ash Borer program posted by Arlington Heights Library

If you or your neighbors missed the March 20 “Community Conversation on the Emerald Ash Borer,” residents can get updated with a recording of that … Read more ›

Waste Management’s Bagster® holds up to 3,300 pounds or three cubic yards of material, ideal for spring cleanup projects.
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Waste Management’s Bagster makes spring cleanup removal easier and less expensive

Spring officially arrives March 20, and the Midwest’s mild winter already has spring cleanup projects in the works in the metropolitan Chicago area. And Waste … Read more ›