Tricounty News

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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Cutting Your Energy Bills (With Help From Miley Cyrus?)

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Could Miley Cyrus help cut your energy bills this winter? No, no one's suggesting the singer is about to start tossing $100 bills from the top of the Empire State Building. (Although you never know with her.) But in case you hadn't heard, not only did the U.S. Energy Information Administration just announce some very unwelcome news...

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