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Rain Barrels

Time to order rain barrels in Valpo

VALPARAISO | Now that the weather finally has warmed enough that we can expect less snow and more rain, Valparaiso announced it is again offering rain barrels for residents.

May 11, 2014 12:00 am

Conserve water and benefit gardens by ordering a rain barrel

MERRILLVILLE | The Merrillville Stormwater Utility Department has launched a town-wide rain barrel program for residents and businesses.

May 01, 2014 12:00 am

Merrillville residents can order rain barrels

MERRILLVILLE | The Merrillville Stormwater Utility office reminds residents and businesses about the town-wide rain barrel program.

August 25, 2013 12:00 am

Merrillville offers rain barrel program for businesses, residents

MERRILLVILLE | The town's Stormwater Utility has collaborated with Upcycle Products to offer rain barrels to residents and businesses.

July 30, 2013 6:45 pm

Miller Garden Club hosts plant sale at aquatorium

GARY | The Miller Garden Club will hold its annual plant sale from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Marquette Park Aquatorium, 6918 Oak Ave.

May 17, 2013 12:00 am

Registration under way for spring rain barrel workshops

VALPARAISO | Registration has begun for the Recycling and Waste Reduction District of Porter County spring rain barrel workshops that aim to help Porter County residents learn more about the benefits of rain barrels, how to use them, and proper location and installation.

January 19, 2013 6:15 pm

Valpo offers rain barrels for $20

VALPARAISO | A theoretically endless supply of free water for lawns, gardens or car washing is available to Valparaiso residents for the $20 cost of a rain barrel.

June 09, 2012 6:30 pm

Valpo presents program on veggie boxes, rain barrels

VALPARAISO | The public can pick up a double dose of good advice at 10 a.m. Wednesday at City Hall when presentations are made on veggie boxes and rain barrels.

June 04, 2012 6:45 pm

Seniors invited to lunch and health fair in Hobart

Maria Reiner Health Fair for Hobart senior citizens will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday at the Ambassador Banquet Hall, 1767 E. 37th Ave. 

May 23, 2012 12:00 am
Go green with rain barrels in your garden

Go green with rain barrels in your garden

Robin Blair does what she can to help her plants thrive. She plants them in good soil and keeps the weeds away. She also waters them regularly with rainwater captured in barrels in the yard of her Shrewsbury, N.J., home.

April 26, 2012 12:00 am
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