Tricounty News

It's Easy to Be Hydrated and Green With Biodegradable Water Bottles

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Recycling plastic water bottles is great, but, unfortunately, many of these bottles don't make it to the recycling bin, and end up in landfills instead. Alkame Water is addressing this problem and is making it easier to "think green" when buying bottled water. Their patented new water bottle is designed to be biodegradable in...

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How to Shop Healthy And Stay on Budget

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Modern grocery shoppers are more informed and educated than ever before, and many are doing a better job of avoiding foods with artificial ingredients and and/or added sugars. Yet, cost and convenience still play a large role in determining what ends up in the grocery cart, so a balancing act is on display in the aisles of today's...

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Captioned Phones Help Those With Hearing Loss Stay Connected

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Every conversation is challenging. Words are muffled and heard only indistinctly. They are forced to ask people to repeat themselves, and in many cases try to fake their way through a conversation. This is the world of the hard-of-hearing. According to the Hearing Loss Association of America, about 20 percent or 48 million people...

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Ants: America's Number-One Nuisance Pest

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Imagine an earless creature that can carry 20 times its body weight living with thousands of seemingly identical clones that will fight to the death when challenged. While this image could be taken right from a science-fiction thriller, it also depicts America's number one nuisance pest ? the ant! According to a recent survey...

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Want to Hire a Millennial? You Can't Afford It

Five words or less (NewsUSA) - Everyone seems to have an opinion on the Millennial Generation -- ranging from lazy and disloyal, to unique and misunderstood. And now there's new data that suggests this often-analyzed age group has yet another distinction to overcome. They're expensive. Online career network Beyond.com (in partnership with Millennial Branding) has...

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