Friday, July 6, 2012
This weekend offers a recycling opportunities for electronics and computers along with a kitten adoption day.
The weather promises to be extremely hot this weekend, but here are some events that you can participate in and stay cool. Consider adopting a kitten at the Precious Felines Adoption Day in Garwood and open your home to a new friend. Just purchased a new computer to read your favorite Patch articles? This is the weekend to recycle the old one and any electronics that you don’t use. Please refer to the Patch Calendars for more events and feel free to add yours. Free Electronic Recycling Resident of Clark and surrounding towns can bring their unwanted old electronic items to be recycled by Principia Green Team. Friday, July 6, Free – 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. — Clark Scotch Plains Farmer’s Market Scotch Plains Business Professional Association …
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Young cats are looking for a nice, dry home.
I was walking in the field/marsh across the street from my house on Marion Avenue, participating in the Springfield Environmental Commission Earth Day cleanup, picking up trash, when I heard an odd sound. I looked around to see where the sound was coming from and saw a small fuzzy poof at my feet. The sound was a baby kitten. I called my son over so he could see the kitten, and was noticed that we could hear other kittens. I took out my cell phone and called my wife who came out of the house and helped me wrangle them up. She not only found one more kitten, but three more for a total of four. The kittens appear to be healthy and are eating. Based on their teeth approx. 5-6 weeks old. If you are interested in having one of these kittens …
Saturday, March 19, 2011
Looking for a cat? These cats are looking for you
Springfield Patch has partnered with JerseyCats to help place adoptable cats with owners. JerseyCats is a non-profit, volunteer run, cat rescue based in Northern New Jersey. They hold regular Saturday adoption events at the PETCO on rte 22 in Union. Each week we will feature a cat looking for a home. Oscar Have a sink in need of a cat? Oscar's a cat in need of a sink! This big handsome boy loves belly rubs and has lots of love to give. He just needs a home. Meet Oscar and many other wonderful cats and kittens available for adoption at jerseycats.org.