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Dear EarthTalk: The term “sustainable communities” gets bantered around quite a bit today. Could you define it for me? — Holly Parker, Mechanicsburg, PA


In March 2012 the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) proposed the first nationwide emission standards to limit carbon dioxide emissions from new coal- and gas-burning power plants.

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Two Brothers Arrested For Plainfield Murder

PLAINFIELD — Two brothers from Plainfield were arrested and charged yesterday with the May 10 shooting death of a city man, Union County First Assistant Prosecutor Albert Cernadas, Jr. announced. The arrests followed an intense investigation by the Union County Homicide Task Force.