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More people having a recycled Christmas
More people having a recycled Christmas

As the holiday season approached, Kristy Myers sent a message on Twitter to see if anyone minded that she wasn't planning on mailing cards. When no one responded, Myers joined other environmentally conscious people and skipped the paper. It's one of many steps her family took to make this Christmas especially green - a trend that seems to be catching on locally and nationally as people begin applying their year-round ethos to the holidays. The economy surely is contributing to the cause, and may even be driving it, as many Earth-saving measures are also less costly. But Myers says it's all helping reduce waste. "This truly can be about cutting down on spending,...

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