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Entercom 1Thing

We believe in the power of 1Thing.

Our company’s 1Thing Sustainability Initiative promotes positive environmental practices and living. We know that if everyone did just 1Thing to improve the environment every day, our world would be a better place to live in for generations to come.

1Thing Building a Better Tomorrow... From the Past!

Mike Stacy from WRCH paid a visit to the Connecticut Renaissance Faire, and found 1Thing the Faire is doing to save a LOT of paper. Here's more from Mike... It was a beautiful drive just under 40 minutes from Rocky Hill to Lebanon. The Connecticut Renaissance Faire has pitched many tents at the...
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We may Have Been Wrong About Fish

Our family is trying to keep things environmentally friendly as well as healthy so naturally we feel fish is a great choice to satisfy both goals. Well according to this article in Entercom's 1 thing Earth Sustainability that may be incorrect! Read the article here and see if you change your habits...
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Visiting Parks Can Lower Risk of Breast Cancer?

There's a lot of good reasons to go outside and enjoy nature... it can improve physical and mental health and boost the immune system, among other benefits. But a new study says living near green areas may also be linked to a lowered risk of breast cancer. The study, published by the International...
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August 2018 Gardening Tips By The English Lady

August has always been one of my least favorite months in the garden; but this year August rated pretty high for me. We had a late long cool spring, which resulted in later bloom time for everything. We have such a short blooming and growing season here in New England that any extra time to have a...
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Girl Took Major Action To Save A River

Proof that one kid can make a difference in an environmental issue that was a merry-go-round of denial for years! It begs the question: If a kid can have this much impact...what can we do? This 11 year old girl simply wanted to take a swim in the river and her mom said no. What she did next was...
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You Could Win Guitar Lessons From Ed Sheeran

Ed Sheeran just launched a contest in which one lucky fan can actually get guitar lessons from the singer. The contest is helping raise awareness of Drop4Drop , a charity aiming to provide access to clean water to people around the world. The lucky winner will be flown to Ed’s show at MetLife...
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1Thing: Reuse, Recycle, Repurpose

Our parent company, Entercom believes in Earth Sustainability... We call it 1Thing. I do too! That's why I love when I see someone recycle or repurpose things! I was in Goshen at the Connecticut Wine Festival last weekend and discovered Glass Act - uniquely different gifts that repurpose used wine...
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July 2018 Gardening Tips By The English Lady

Watering is so important during the heat of summer. In spring if you planted trees or shrubs particularly evergreens; they require extra moisture to establish a strong root system. Plants in New England need at least an inch of water per week. In using a regular hose you lose 40% of moisture to...
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WATCH: Creating Jobs And Art With Old Flip Flops

Ocean Sole is an ocean conservation group in Kenya . They have found a unique way to help clean up water ways polluted with old footwear. Flip-flop artist Francis Mutua explains in the video below... Video of Flip-Flop Art | Ocean Sole // 60 Second Docs
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Organic Gardening and Pest Control Tips

The fullness and fragrance of bloom is all round us. The early summer sun is on the way, gently shining and the summer garden will be ready to flourish with flora, foliage and delicious edibles in the vegetable gardens. The heady fragrance of Miss Kim, dwarf lilacs drifts through my southern window...
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