12 tons: Orange community trash-off successful

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The community of Orange cleaned house at the 23rd Annual Community Trash-Off. Area residents gathered to collect trash around Orange, West Orange and Pinehurst during the event Feb. 24. They filled three large dumpsters, collecting about 12 tons of trash, including over 25 tires and over 5,000 pounds of scrap metal. The event was presented by INVISTA and hosted by Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center in collaboration with the City of Orange.