Wednesday, May 8, 2013
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.
The following story was provided by AOLJobs.com By Debra Auerbach for CareerBuilder Have you ever had an itch to quit your job and instead do work that makes a real difference in the world? In honor of Earth Day on April 22, we've compiled a list of seven jobs that help people live a better life – from the buildings they work and live in, to the energy that fuels their homes, to the air they breathe. 1. Conservation scientist: Conservation scientists are hired to help preserve and protect natural habitats. They usually work with landowners and federal, state and local governments to find the best ways to use and improve the land while conserving the environment.* If you’re looking for a green job in Marple-Newtown, check out our jobs …
Sunday, January 20, 2013
See what businesses will still be open on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day.
While school will be out and most people will enjoy a day off from work on Monday, it shouldn't be too hard to celebrate the life and accomplishments of Martin Luther King, Jr. given a lot of places will remain open. Retail stores Most retail stores will be open. Government offices Both Marple Public Library and Newtown Public Library will be open on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Restaurants Most restaurants will be open.
Saturday, January 19, 2013
See what'll be closed for business on this federal holiday.
In remembrance of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and his dream, the third Monday of every January -- around Dr. King's Jan. 5 birthday -- is a federal holiday. That said, several institutions will be closed. See what'll be closed on Jan. 21.
Friday, January 18, 2013
What would you like to see at this West Chester Pike plaza?
This 1,600-square foot retail space near Newtown Square Shopping Center is vacant and Marple Newtown Patch would like to know what residents think should fill the space. Located across the Starbucks and Newtown Square Shopping Center on West Chester Pike, the 3511 space is in a small plaza. Also located in the plaza is Just Girls, Elizabeth Maar Boutique and Blush Salon. The space has several parking spots and signage. The listed phone number to inquire more about the space is 610-527-4800. Marple Newtown Patch wants to know what you would like to see at this plaza?