Tricounty News

A Pest-Free Home Often Starts With a Clean Kitchen

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Kitchens have always been a familiar gathering place in the home. However, in addition to attracting family and friends, common household pests often stake out the kitchen as their nesting grounds due to the abundance of food and hiding places. As winter is typically the time of year many pests seek food and shelter inside homes,...

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Valley Forge: The Place to Cure Cabin Fever

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Valley Forge and Montgomery County, Pa., were the site of, arguably, the most famous winter in history, when the Continental Army hunkered down amid harsh conditions, limited supplies and low morale. Fortunately, things have perked up a lot since then. Today, when the cold and snow weather sets in, the area comes alive with a variety...

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Beat the Freeze This Winter With a Warm Getaway

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Winter not only brings snow, ice and hunker-down temperatures, but for more than 10 million Americans, it brings bouts of depression. Considering this, a warm-weather getaway might be just the medicine to break up the monotony. Winter is a peak travel time, and the sticker price of some vacations is enough to make you gag on your...

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2013: The Year of the Unemployed Worker

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Despite the economic gains of the past year, millions of Americans are still spending a tremendous amount of time and energy trying to find a job. The ability to quickly apply to multiple positions online has made looking for work a full-time job -- leading some to refer to 2013 as "The Year of the Unemployed Worker." Beyond.com (a c...

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What You Can Do to Prevent Breast Cancer

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Every year, 1.3 million women across the globe are diagnosed with breast cancer. Breast cancer awareness is high, but the primary focus of research is on early detection and treatment rather than prevention. Detection and treatment are undeniably important, but many feel prevention deserves more than the 2 percent of funding it...

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