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Going Green

News and commentary on sustainability and the environment.
VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of Disney's 'Bears'

VIDEO: Behind the Scenes of Disney's 'Bears'

The film hopes to inspire viewers to experience national parks.
10 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day All Year

10 Ways to Celebrate Earth Day All Year

Earth Day is this Tuesday, April 22. Here's some ways you can help the earth any day.
See 'Bears' Opening Week and Help the National Park Foundation

See 'Bears' Opening Week and Help the National Park Foundation

Disneynature will make a donation to the National Park Foundation for each ticket sold during opening week.
National Bike Month Rolls into Town

National Bike Month Rolls into Town

Pump up your tires and lube your chain - time to spin away those polar vortex pounds.
Disney Bears: A 1-Mile Walk to Feast on Food

Disney Bears: A 1-Mile Walk to Feast on Food

A mile might not seem like much to travel to get food in your town, but for Bears it can be an arduous journey.
How Energy Efficient Are Your City's Buildings?

How Energy Efficient Are Your City's Buildings?

The EPA ranked the top 25 metropolitan areas with the most Energy Star certified buildings.
Grow a Nutritious Garden in a Pot

Grow a Nutritious Garden in a Pot

Here's a great way to start a small garden at home.
How to Encourage Kids to Love the Environment

How to Encourage Kids to Love the Environment

Inspire your children to love and respect the earth by being environmentally-friendly.
Bears: 10 Cutest Photos of Cubs Amber and Scout

Bears: 10 Cutest Photos of Cubs Amber and Scout

Which cub scout featured in Disneynature's "Bears" are you more like?
10 Things You Might Not Know About Brown Bears

10 Things You Might Not Know About Brown Bears

Disneynature's upcoming film "Bears" will teach you a lot about the animals, but here's a good start.
How to Celebrate Earth Hour 2014 This Weekend

How to Celebrate Earth Hour 2014 This Weekend

Will your town go dark this Saturday, March 29?
20 Ways to Save Money While Going Green

20 Ways to Save Money While Going Green

Go green, save green. Here's some tips to get active and creative in everyday life.
5 Ways to Eat Healthier With Less of a Bite to Your Finances

5 Ways to Eat Healthier With Less of a Bite to Your Finances

Buying organic can often be costly. Here are some clever ways to eat healthy without pinching pennies.
10 Ways to Discourage Pests in Banning, Beaumont

10 Ways to Discourage Pests in Banning, Beaumont

Summer means lots of outdoor time—and lots of pesky mosquitos. Read on to find out how to repel bugs the "green" way.
7 Jobs that Make the World a Better Place

7 Jobs that Make the World a Better Place

Want to make a real difference in the world? Consider one of these seven “green” careers that help protect—and improve—our planet. Provided by Jobs at AOL.
Composting: How and Where to Get Started in Banning and Beaumont

Composting: How and Where to Get Started in Banning and Beaumont

All the tools you need to start composting in Banning and Beaumont, plus where to get free or low-cost compost for your garden.
Arbor Day in Beaumont: Plant a Tree at Noble Creek Park

Arbor Day in Beaumont: Plant a Tree at Noble Creek Park

National Arbor Day is April 26, and in honor of it, Beaumont-Cherry Valley Recreation and Park District and Beaumont Youth Baseball will make their fourth annual pledge.
From Helping Mother Nature to the Beer Garden: Banning Celebrating Earth Day With Fun Event

From Helping Mother Nature to the Beer Garden: Banning Celebrating Earth Day With Fun Event

Along with visiting Green exhibits, attendees can get some food and hang out in the beer garden at Banning's first ever Earth Day celebration. Themes of the day will include sustainability
Go Greener by Composting Your Kitchen Waste

Go Greener by Composting Your Kitchen Waste

Throwing your kitchen scraps into a composting bin can give you a potent fertilizer for your plants or garden and reduce your carbon footprint.