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I recently built a floor with brand new 3/4in pressure treated plywood from home depot for a plastic modular shed....within a week the shed was covered in mold inside. It started on the floor but is now getting all over my lawn equipment and gas cans. At first I thought the shed did not have enough ventilation, but now I am wondering otherwise.
The pieces of plywood that were scrap from making the floor I left in my barn. The other day I was going through my wood pile and I noticed those brand new pieces of wood are absolutely... More
submitted 2 hours ago by Darrin
I guess there are not going to be anymore concerts up on Rt.46 in Columbia ?
submitted 7 hours ago by TJS
submitted 20 hours ago by Calico696
I found this weird dead animal on my front steps. It looks like a small monkey creature. With human eyes. Any ideas?
submitted 20 hours ago by Victor Mackey
Anyone know of someone local?
submitted 20 hours ago by lorie
drove by and saw cones yesterday. heard they were going to be re-doing the entrance to the college which could effect the Tannery Field.
anyone know more?
submitted 1 day ago by UserFriendly
Hey Gino here, just wondering if anyone else is pretty annoyed about how unkept deer park is? The road going to the main parking lot is absolutely destroyed. I didn't know I was going on a roller coaster ride when I simply wanted to get to the parking lot. I could barely drive my car down it. Once you enter the main Parking lot, the second road is in no way able for a vehicle to drive down it that does not have 4 wheel drive. I guess I learned that one the hard way. It just doesn't make sense... More
submitted 1 day ago by Gino
The Washington Public Library is accepting new and gently-used books for their upcoming book sale on September 16th, to be held in conjunction with the town-wide yard sale the same weekend. Donations can be dropped off to the library, or you can contact email@example.com to arrange to have a volunteer pick up your boxed donations if you are unable to make it to the library.
Library hours are:
Monday & Thursday 12:30-8pm
Tuesday & Wednesday 10am-6pm
Note, we are located in the BOROUGH of Washington, not the township; our street address is 20 W Carlton Ave, Washington NJ 07882.
Thanks in advance!
submitted 1 day ago by Washington Library
submitted 1 day ago by Lifer
Bad accident box truck going 80w crossed median and it is in the woods right where 517 entance ramp meets 80.Helicopter landing.Miracle nobody on 80E got hit.
submitted 2 days ago by tired
Got a message from the committee that runs Victorian Days letting me know the event has been cancelled this year. Not enough houses could be secured for tours or teas causing a financial issue. The car show will still happen at the park on Saturday only.
I found out a couple of weeks ago, but hesitated on posting an announcement here hoping that funding could be found from other sources. That has not happened as of yet. Hopefully this event can return in 2018. More info can be found on their website or Facebook page
submitted 2 days ago by John C