PUNXSUTAWNEY â Across the globe, people are celebrating a day that isn't about presents or candy, but instead about saving our environment â
First celebrated on April 22, 1970, by Senator Gaylord Nel-
son, Earth Day is celebrated by billions of people.
Monday evening at the Punxsutawney Memorial Library, Donna Cooper of the Jefferson County Solid Waste Authority spoke to the âtween and teen groups about Earth Day and how important it is to care for
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