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CNET
Wisconsin tried to stop Pokemon Go in parks. Was it unconstitutional?not permitted in Milwaukee County parks except in those areas designated with a
CNET / Posted 7 hours ago
not permitted in Milwaukee County parks except in those areas designated with a permit for such use by the director of the department of parks, recreation, and culture (DPRC). Permits shall be required before any company may introduce a... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
19-old drowns at Atlanta city poolthere were locked at the time. So, it's still unclear how the group got into th
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 9 hours ago
there were locked at the time. So, it's still unclear how the group got into the pool area. Washington called the Atlanta Department of Parks and Recreation and was referred to the communications department at City Hall. Her calls to that city... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
War Memorial Stadium has strong future, official saysRock past 2018, but a state tourism official believes the nearly 70-year-old st
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted yesterday
Rock past 2018, but a state tourism official believes the nearly 70-year-old structure has a sustainable future. Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism director Kane Webb told content partner Talk Business and Politics that the stadium in the... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Revolutionary War Encampment Planned For Westhampton Beach This Weekendthe event is sponsored by the Westhampton Beach Historical Society, the Robert
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted yesterday
the event is sponsored by the Westhampton Beach Historical Society, the Robert D.L. Gardiner Foundation and Suffolk County Department of Parks, Recreation and Conservation. Admission is free. “Just stop by and lose yourself, try not to see the... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Man in ICU with potentially deadly respiratory disease spread by miceSpencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Tod
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 2 days ago
Spencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Todoroff wrote. Though the California Department of Parks and Recreation has not confirmed that Fry contracted hantavirus at Bodie, his family believes that is the... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Healey promoting summer jobs program in Springfieldpeople at Forest Park, where they are participating in Healey’s Healthy Summer
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
people at Forest Park, where they are participating in Healey’s Healthy Summer Youth Jobs Program, through the Springfield Department of Parks, Building, and Recreation Management. The department is one of 70 different organizations statewide that... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Riverfest runs dry; board suspends itdown the road, hopefully the festival can resurrect and come back." Joe David
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
down the road, hopefully the festival can resurrect and come back." Joe David Rice, tourism director for the state Department of Parks and Tourism, said he was stunned when he got the news. He said he grew up going to Riverfest, which... Read more
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New York Post
Man contracts deadly disease after staying at park cabinworked as a tour guide at Bodie State Park in California, a ghost town about 10
New York Post / Posted 3 days ago
worked as a tour guide at Bodie State Park in California, a ghost town about 100 miles from Yosemite National Park. The Department of Parks and Recreations has not confirmed Fry contracted the disease during his stay at the state park, but his... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Upcoming changes could brighten future for War Memorial Stadiumyear, Governor Asa Hutchinson signed a bill that merged the free-standing War M
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 3 days ago
year, Governor Asa Hutchinson signed a bill that merged the free-standing War Memorial Stadium Commission into the state's Department of Parks and Tourism. One reason for the merger was marketing and advertising opportunities. Now, working with... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Man in ICU with potentially fatal respiratory disease spread by miceSpencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Tod
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 3 days ago
Spencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Todoroff wrote. Though the California Department of Parks and Recreation has not confirmed that Fry contracted hantavirus at Bodie, his family believes that is the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Man in ICU with potentially fatal respiratory disease spread by miceSpencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Tod
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
Spencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Todoroff wrote. Though the California Department of Parks and Recreation has not confirmed that Fry contracted hantavirus at Bodie, his family believes that is the... Read more
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WSB-TV 2 Atlanta
Man contracts potentially deadly respiratory disease spread by miceSpencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Tod
WSB-TV 2 Atlanta / Posted 3 days ago
Spencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Todoroff wrote. Though the California Department of Parks and Recreation has not confirmed that Fry contracted hantavirus at Bodie, his family believes that is the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Man in ICU with potentially fatal respiratory disease spread by miceSpencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Tod
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 3 days ago
Spencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Todoroff wrote. Though the California Department of Parks and Recreation has not confirmed that Fry contracted hantavirus at Bodie, his family believes that is the... Read more
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ajc.com
Man in ICU with potentially fatal respiratory disease spread by miceSpencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Tod
ajc.com / Posted 3 days ago
Spencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Todoroff wrote. Though the California Department of Parks and Recreation has not confirmed that Fry contracted hantavirus at Bodie, his family believes that is the... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Man in ICU with potentially fatal respiratory disease spread by miceSpencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Tod
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 3 days ago
Spencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Todoroff wrote. Though the California Department of Parks and Recreation has not confirmed that Fry contracted hantavirus at Bodie, his family believes that is the... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Man in ICU with potentially fatal respiratory disease spread by miceSpencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Tod
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 3 days ago
Spencer is still maintaining his sense of humor and staying very positive,” Todoroff wrote. Though the California Department of Parks and Recreation has not confirmed that Fry contracted hantavirus at Bodie, his family believes that is the... Read more
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NBC News
Let the 'Green Book of South Carolina' app be your Black history summer tour guideAmericans to travel during the times of segregation,” Dawn Dawson-House, direct
NBC News / Posted 3 days ago
Americans to travel during the times of segregation,” Dawn Dawson-House, director of corporate communications at the S.C. Department of Parks, Recreation and Tourism and a key adviser to the newly revamped Green Book of South Carolina project told... Read more
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FOX News
Man contracts hantavirus after staying in cabins at California park, family saysworked as a tour guide at Bodie State Park in California, a ghost town about 10
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
worked as a tour guide at Bodie State Park in California, a ghost town about 100 miles from Yosemite National Park. The Department of Parks and Recreations has not confirmed Fry contracted the disease during his stay at the state park, but his... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
22-Old in Critical Condition After Contracting Hantavirusmice in the cabins, and that his son could hear them running around and squeaki
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 3 days ago
mice in the cabins, and that his son could hear them running around and squeaking in his armoire. FOX40 spoke with the Department of Parks and Recreation who said they have not confirmed that Spencer Fry got hantavirus from his time at Bodie... Read more
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KAIT Jonesboro
City to build new fences if approved for grantleague baseball, softball, and kids football programs. Stewart said each year,
KAIT Jonesboro / Posted 4 days ago
league baseball, softball, and kids football programs. Stewart said each year, they apply for a grant from the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism. This year, they have applied for a 50/50 matching grant to put up metal fencing around the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Federal court ruling determines last piece of a WA's Ngadju native title claimtable. So we're ready to talk business." Mr Schultz said hoped to build better
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 4 days ago
table. So we're ready to talk business." Mr Schultz said hoped to build better partnerships with third parties like the Department of Parks and Wildlife, and take a lead role in land management. "We've been around since day one, when they seen... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Occupy Bay Street marks memory of Eric Garner 3 years laterattempted to arrest him for allegedly selling loose, untaxed cigarettes near Ba
Staten Island Advance / Posted 4 days ago
attempted to arrest him for allegedly selling loose, untaxed cigarettes near Bay Street. In the morning, the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation joined volunteers in planting perennial flowers in one corner of Tompkinsville... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Undisputed jewelWatkins, chairman of the alliance, told me, based on information from the Touri
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Watkins, chairman of the alliance, told me, based on information from the Tourism Trust Fund managed by Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism, that during calendar year 2016 tourism-related businesses in the county paid $130,120 toward... Read more
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WestportNow
New Ops Manager Harris: ‘What Better Place’ Than Westportand Budget (OMB) managing more than $2 billion in city revenue. In 2014, she b
WestportNow / Posted 4 days ago
and Budget (OMB) managing more than $2 billion in city revenue. In 2014, she became chief of staff for the city’s Department of Parks & Recreation’s Capital Division. There she oversaw a staff of about 400 responsible for the design and... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Seaplane 'splash-in' near RangelyDon Coram, R-Montrose, and Kerry Donovan, D-Vail, voted against the idea. The
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 4 days ago
Don Coram, R-Montrose, and Kerry Donovan, D-Vail, voted against the idea. The bill would have called on the Colorado Department of Parks and Wildlife to create a pilot project that would have allowed seaplanes to land on at least two lakes... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
When problem-plagued Petersburg pool will openafford to go to the beach." Smith was befuddled about the lack of information
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 7 days ago
afford to go to the beach." Smith was befuddled about the lack of information provided to the community by the city's department of parks and leisure. "Really and truly they're not giving us no insight on why the pool is not opening," Smith... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
City wants to turn parking lots into solar-power plantsadministration wants to turn city-owned parking lots into miniature solar-power
Crain's New York Business / Posted 7 days ago
administration wants to turn city-owned parking lots into miniature solar-power plants, officials said this week. The Department of Parks and Recreation owns or operates 333 parking lots and has identified 40 that could host canopies topped... Read more
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Boston Globe
These teens found out something about TD Garden no one realized for 24 yearsa fact we have something,” Pearson said. Former Bruins skated around the new i
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
a fact we have something,” Pearson said. Former Bruins skated around the new ice in 1995. Leo P. Roy, commissioner of the Department of Parks and Recreation, sent a separate letter that same day saying his agency has been in touch with TD Garden... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Ernie Becerra: El Rey del TacoSummer days at San Diego County parks can now drift into summer nights with the
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
Summer days at San Diego County parks can now drift into summer nights with the many nighttime programs offered by the Department of Parks and Recreation. Daring explorers can go on one of the night hikes which will be offered during the month... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Soccer and Fun Come to National City ChildrenSummer days at San Diego County parks can now drift into summer nights with the
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
Summer days at San Diego County parks can now drift into summer nights with the many nighttime programs offered by the Department of Parks and Recreation. Daring explorers can go on one of the night hikes which will be offered during the month... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Nighttime Activities Come to County Parksdays at San Diego County parks can now drift into summer nights with the many n
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 8 days ago
days at San Diego County parks can now drift into summer nights with the many nighttime programs offered by the Department of Parks and Recreation. Daring explorers can go on one of the night hikes which will be offered during the month... Read more
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KTVB Boise
Homes being demolished near Boise Airport worries neighborsthe airport purchased those properties was to turn it into a compatible land us
KTVB Boise / Posted 8 days ago
the airport purchased those properties was to turn it into a compatible land use, and so what we did was partner with the Department of Parks and Rec and they are able to take this land and turn it into an urban farm, which is a compatible land... Read more
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Boston Globe
These teens went searching for funding for a community ice rink. They found out something about TD Garden that no one had realized for 24 years.a fact we have something,” Pearson said. Former Bruins skated around the new i
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
a fact we have something,” Pearson said. Former Bruins skated around the new ice in 1995. Leo P. Roy, commissioner of the Department of Parks and Recreation, sent a separate letter that same day saying his agency has been in touch with TD Garden... Read more
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Daily Press
Old city jail dining hall in Newport News demolisheddoing field research and will start excavating once the barracks comes down, sa
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
doing field research and will start excavating once the barracks comes down, said Michael Poplawski, director of the city's Department of Parks and Recreation. The work, expected to take about 13 months, will also look at two other sites on the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Study set of football returning to UALRto conduct the study, and the school will divide equal parts of the cost with t
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
to conduct the study, and the school will divide equal parts of the cost with the city of Little Rock and the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism. Rogerson said the study should take six to seven months, the estimated total cost will be... Read more
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Santa Maria Sun
State denies Santa Maria's grant request for proposed multi-sports field complexMaria didn’t apply for college this year, rather a $1 million grant from the st
Santa Maria Sun / Posted 8 days ago
Maria didn’t apply for college this year, rather a $1 million grant from the state. Earlier this month, the California Department of Parks and Recreation informed the city it was not selected to receive the grant, which would have been used to... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Bright Nights celebrating ‘Christmas in July’ with discounted tickets22 and operates through January 1, 2018. It is a collaborative effort between t
WWLP Springfield / Posted 9 days ago
22 and operates through January 1, 2018. It is a collaborative effort between the Spirit of Springfield and Springfield Department of Parks, Buildings and Recreation Management. Discounted tickets are available by contacting the Spirit of... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
UA-Little Rock to study football program, marching bandshould add a football and marching band program. The university says it will c
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
should add a football and marching band program. The university says it will collaborate with the city and the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism on the study, which is expected to take about six to seven months. Earlier this year, a... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
UALR to study possibility of bringing football program, marching band to Little Rockstudents petitioned administrators in favor of the sport. The university, alon
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
students petitioned administrators in favor of the sport. The university, along with the city of Little Rock and the state Department of Parks and Tourism, will start looking for a firm to do the analysis, according to a news release. Once a firm... Read more
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Arkansas Business
UA Little Rock Teams with City, State Parks to Consider Footballprogram." The university said the study is a collaboration among UA Little Roc
Arkansas Business / Posted 9 days ago
program." The university said the study is a collaboration among UA Little Rock, the City of Little Rock and the state Department of Parks and Tourism. It said it will go through an RFP process to hire a firm to conduct the study, with the... Read more
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FOX 16 Little Rock
Will Football Return to UA Little Rock?and marching band program. The study is a collaboration of UA Little Rock, the
FOX 16 Little Rock / Posted 9 days ago
and marching band program. The study is a collaboration of UA Little Rock, the City of Little Rock, and the Arkansas Department of Parks and Tourism. UA Little Rock will go through a Request for Proposal (RFP) process to hire a firm to... Read more
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Perth Now
'Buggered, cold and covered in blowhole snot'acted to get one back into the water,” he said. “It’s not your average day run
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
acted to get one back into the water,” he said. “It’s not your average day running the caravan park, that’s for sure.” A Department of Parks and Wildlife spokeswoman said it was likely the whale was a newborn calf which was born premature. The... Read more
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WA Today
Conservation questions cloud 'Jacob's Ladder of the north' developmentinvertebrate fauna species. The study also captured images of quendas in the a
WA Today / Posted 9 days ago
invertebrate fauna species. The study also captured images of quendas in the area – a species listed as priority 5 by the Department of Parks and Wildlife. However there have been no recent survey conducted by the City, and Mr Sideris said the... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Conservation questions cloud 'Jacob's Ladder of the north' developmentinvertebrate fauna species. The study also captured images of quendas in the a
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
invertebrate fauna species. The study also captured images of quendas in the area – a species listed as priority 5 by the Department of Parks and Wildlife. However there have been no recent survey conducted by the City, and Mr Sideris said the... Read more
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The Age
Conservation questions cloud 'Jacob's Ladder of the north' developmentinvertebrate fauna species. The study also captured images of quendas in the a
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
invertebrate fauna species. The study also captured images of quendas in the area – a species listed as priority 5 by the Department of Parks and Wildlife. However there have been no recent survey conducted by the City, and Mr Sideris said the... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Kids, cops warm up for Allentown fitness challengeand dirty at parks all across the city Tuesday. They are gearing up for a fitn
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 10 days ago
and dirty at parks all across the city Tuesday. They are gearing up for a fitness contest with kids participating in the Department of Parks and Recreation's summer playground program. The kids will be competing in a push-up and sit-up contest... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Go-Wamer Trains Smcs On Waste ManagementBabanding Kanyi, the national expert of Go-Wamer project in The Gambia, reveale
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
Babanding Kanyi, the national expert of Go-Wamer project in The Gambia, revealed that the project is supporting the Department of Parks and Wildlife Management to conduct site management training for communities living in Tanbi as well as to... Read more
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WestportNow
Marpe Taps Bloomberg Administration Official as Operations ManagerCentral Park Conservancy, and the Ferry Point Golf Course. He added that while
WestportNow / Posted 10 days ago
Central Park Conservancy, and the Ferry Point Golf Course. He added that while Harris was chief of staff for the city’s Department of Parks & Recreation’s Capital Division, she oversaw approximately 400 staff responsible for the design and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Bear that attacked teen camp staffer is trapped and killedwaited for emergency personnel from the Lefthand Fire Department, Boulder Count
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
waited for emergency personnel from the Lefthand Fire Department, Boulder County Sheriff's Office, EMS and the Colorado Department of Parks and Wildlife, who were all immediately notified. The 19-year-old was taken to Boulder Community Health... Read more
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