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Friday, Apr 20, 2012

Stone Cold Drinking

Stone Cold Drinking

A Vermont-based stone company uses its soapstone scraps to cut cubes it markets as "green," reusable alternatives to ice.

Thursday, Apr 19, 2012

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

Adrian Grenier Promotes Documentaries for Eco-Friendly Website

“Entourage” star Adrian Grenier said he wants to change the way people view environmentalists, who are usually perceived as “wacky” and “unrealistic.” “Just because we wanna do the right thing, we get...

Monday, Apr 16, 2012

Bringing Back the Bobwhite Quail

Bringing Back the Bobwhite Quail

Quail hunting is hobby for many North Texans, but the bird is becoming more difficult to find because of its declining population, but one man at the University of North Texas is trying to reverse the trend.

Monday, Apr 16, 2012

Learning to Live Green

Learning to Live Green

A new environmental curriculum including books and activities has helped fire students up to recycle and care for the Earth.

Wednesday, Apr 11, 2012

Teaching Kids to Recycle

Teaching Kids to Recycle

You may think that teaching your kids how to recycle is difficult, but it may be easier than you think. Turning disposable trash into reusable items is a great way to help the environment. iVoices Beth Engelman,

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

How to Stop Using Plastic Bags

Can you do without plastic bags? Brandi Jeter, Sharon Rowley, Beth Engelman and Amanda Rodriguez, sit down with iVillage.com's Kelly Wallace for a friendly discussion about plastic bags and if there is a way to...

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

Whiz Kid Brews Biofuels

16-year-old researcher Sara Volz is working in an Air Force Academy lab to extract fuel from algae. Sara hopes her work will eventually lead to a sustainable means for producing bio fuels.

Wednesday, Apr 4, 2012

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Home Canning Is Good For Our Environment

Canned foods are good for you and for the environment and it's making a comeback. The old-fashioned trend is one that could help save you money, eat healthier and make help reduce environmental waste.

Thursday, Apr 12, 2012

Big 3 Mull Permanent Water Restrictions

Big 3 Mull Permanent Water Restrictions

The mayors of North Texas' three largest cities mull making water restrictions permanent.

Thursday, Apr 12, 2012

Fort Worth Asking Residents to Find, Fix Water Leaks

Fort Worth Asking Residents to Find, Fix Water Leaks

The city of Fort Worth is asking residents to check for and repair any water leaks found at their homes or businesses.

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3-Year-Old Fort Worth Boy Dies After Crawling Into Hot Car
3-Year-Old Fort Worth Boy Dies After Crawling Into Hot Car

Fort Worth Police say a three-year-old boy died Friday afternoon after crawling into a hot car at his home.

Mother Charged in Deaths of Children Found in Hot Car
Mother Charged in Deaths of Children Found in Hot Car

A North Texas woman has been arrested in connection with the deaths of her two children from extreme heat exposure after they were found locked inside a car last month, the Parker County Sheriff's Office...

Bedford Police Seek to Reassure Public After Girl Found Dead
Bedford Police Seek to Reassure Public After Girl Found Dead

A body found Wednesday in a North Texas landfill has been identified as a 14-year-old girl who was reported missing on Monday while walking her dog, police said.

Sanders Partners with Koch Bros. to Fight Dallas Poverty
Sanders Partners with Koch Bros. to Fight Dallas Poverty

Retired football star Deion Sanders is partnering with the conservative Koch brothers to help fight poverty in Dallas.

Not 'That Far Off' From Passing Health Overhaul: Trump
Not 'That Far Off' From Passing Health Overhaul: Trump

President Donald Trump said he doesn't think congressional Republicans are "that far off" on passing a health overhaul to replace "the dead carcass of Obamacare" and believes his majority party is "going to get...

Arlington Sailor Killed at Pearl Harbor Finally Laid to Rest
Arlington Sailor Killed at Pearl Harbor Finally Laid to Rest

George Coke Jr. joined the Navy in 1941 at 18 years old. He died in the attack on Pearl Harbor. Saturday Coke was finally laid to rest.