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STEPS annual tree planting set for Thursday, Sept. 25

September 19, 2014
STEPS observer-graphic

The STEPS Youth Committee invites the general public to attend the dedication of its third annual tree planting on Thursday, September 25, 2014 at 6:30 pm in front of the Southington Police Station at 69 Lazy Lane. The tree is a Cleveland Select Pear donated by Winterberry Gardens of Southington. At the dedication, a prayerful…

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Timber demonstration at Crescent Lake

October 11, 2013
By Tammi Naudus
UConn Professor Thomas Worthley shows students how to use a machine to mill a felled tree.

By Lisa Capobianco Staff Writer Town employees and members of the Board of Education, along with UConn Professor Thomas Worthley, put on their boots and hard hats to take part in a timber harvest at Crescent Lake last week. Prof. Worthley from the College of Agriculture and Natural Resources cut down at least five ash…

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