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  • A Vision for a Living Wage

    A Living Wage

    Workers are paid wages that provide individuals or families with at least a comfortable standard of living based on the expenses required in the community where they live.

    If businesses do not make enough money to cover their living wage expenses, the pubic sector assists the private sector in reaching the living wage…

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  • Educational programs, public service campaigns, and financial incentives lead to the consistent practice of the conservation principles reduce, reuse, and recycle by the vast majority of individuals, businesses, and public institutions.

    The most advanced energy efficiency technologies are used to replace old appliances, light bulbs, and wiring.  All construction of new buildings and public infrastructure meet the highest…

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  • Run for Your Life and the Planet: 10 Green Reasons to Run

    I'm a runner.  I run for fitness and for pleasure.  I like being outdoors.  I prefer to run as close to nature as possible and as far away from cars as I can get.  I recently read an article based on a study that showed that running is a better fat burning exercise than lifting weights.

    I'm a strong advocate of a balanced approach to fitness.  You should…

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  • Green Change: 10 Steps to Driving Less

    10 Steps to Driving Less

    1. Walk more.

    2. Declare a drive free day.

    3. Take the bus.

    4. Ride a bike.

    5. Carpool.

    6. Consolidate trips when shopping and running errands.

    7. Stay in your neighborhood one day a week.

    8. Take the train or subway.

    9. Take a flight.

    10. Sell your car.

    Bonus: Think "outside the car" and use…

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Patience is a Virtue
Patience is a Virtue Virtue is a word we don't hear a lot of these days.  A virtue can be simply defined as a good quality.  The valuing of patience as a virtue dates back to the 5th century.  Patience was one of the "Seven Heavenly Virtues"… See More
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