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Contractor Threatened by Mayor Over Retaining Wall


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A landscape contractor in Kulpont, Pennsylvania, was threatened by the city’s mayor because work on a retaining wall was allegedly taking too long. According to police, Mayor Bernard Novakosk   More
 
Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Painting Brown Lawns Green


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As the drought in California continues and lawns across the state get browner by the day, landscape companies across the state have found a new way to generate business: painting. Many contractors h   More
 
Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Dixie Chopper Aims to Set Mowing Record


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Mark your calendars, because this month the folks over at Dixie Chopper plan to mow their way into the Guinness Book of World Records. On August 19, at the Molly Caren Agricultural Center in Lon   More
 
Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Annual Renewal and Remembrance


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As part of an annual initiative, hundreds of landscape professionals from across the country came together on July 28th to beautify and improve the 180-acre Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington,   More
 
Tuesday, August 12, 2014

New Reality TV Show


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Pond Stars is a reality television series that will premiere September 5th on Nat Geo Wild network. The new series transforms dreary backyards into tranquil retreats. The cameras follow ever   More
 
Monday, August 11, 2014

Briggs & Stratton Announces Factory Closure


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Briggs & Stratton has announced that it will close its factory in McDonough, Georgia, and consolidate production into two out-of-state facilities. The closure will affect approximately 475 emplo   More
 
Monday, August 11, 2014

Landscape Contractor ‘Borrows’ Thousands from His Clients


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Police recently arrested James Markellos, a landscape contractor in Queens, New York, for borrowing $30,000 from his clients and not paying them back. The money, Markellos claims, was for tools   More
 
Friday, August 8, 2014

Foundation Remakes Akron Yards


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LeBron James’ return to Ohio means more for the area than just his playing for the Cleveland Cavaliers again. The LeBron James Family Foundation’s Promise Project has been renovating yards acros   More
 
Friday, August 8, 2014

Contractor Chosen for Star Wars Museum Landscapes


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George Lucas has tapped Chicago-based contractor Studio Gang Architects to design the landscape for his Chicago, Illlinois-bound Museum of Narrative Art. Studio Gang will also design a pedestrian br   More
 
Thursday, August 7, 2014

Homeowners Rethink Landscapes


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In the face of a changing climate, homeowners are beginning to rethink what their landscapes should look like, according to experts. Heavy downpours along the Atlantic Coast of the U.S. have pushed    More
 
Thursday, August 7, 2014