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BC Local News
Aboriginal cultural centre proposed for Nanaimo's Beban ParkAboriginals of all nations could have their first cultural space to gather – a
Aboriginal cultural centre proposed for Nanaimo's Beban Park
BC Local News / Posted 33 minutes ago
Aboriginals of all nations could have their first cultural space to gather – a colossal new centre proposed for Nanaimo’s Beban Park. The vision is to build the Indigenous Peoples Place of Culture, a 42,000-square-foot centre with licenced... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Aboriginal cultural centre proposed for Nanaimo's Beban ParkAboriginals of all nations could have their first cultural space to gather – a
Aboriginal cultural centre proposed for Nanaimo's Beban Park
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 47 minutes ago
Aboriginals of all nations could have their first cultural space to gather – a colossal new centre proposed for Nanaimo’s Beban Park. The vision is to build the Indigenous Peoples Place of Culture, a 42,000-square-foot centre with licenced... Read more
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MLive.com
See ice sculptures from first-ever Ice Carving Exhibition at County Farm ParkFrom noon to 4 p.m., students from the University of Michigan Ice Carving Team
See ice sculptures from first-ever Ice Carving Exhibition at County Farm Park
MLive.com / Posted 11 hours ago
From noon to 4 p.m., students from the University of Michigan Ice Carving Team created a series of sculptures from blocks of ice as members of the public watched, voted for their favorites, and enjoyed refreshments and kids crafts. The Washtenaw... Read more
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York Daily Record
2016 leisure, travel bus trips scheduledThe following York County groups are planning one- or two-day bus trips. For de
2016 leisure, travel bus trips scheduled
York Daily Record / Posted 14 hours ago
The following York County groups are planning one- or two-day bus trips. For details, call the numbers. Clearview Terrace Apartments is offering the following bus trips. For details, call 717-632-8081. Philadelphia Pops 100 Years of Broadway: April... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Struggle over Saint Edward: Renovate it, or tear it down?SEATTLE (AP) - When developer Kevin Daniels announced plans in August to renova
Struggle over Saint Edward: Renovate it, or tear it down?
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 17 hours ago
SEATTLE (AP) - When developer Kevin Daniels announced plans in August to renovate the badly deteriorated 1931 seminary building at Saint Edward State Park in Kenmore and turn it into a hotel and spa, he said he knew it would involve a lengthy public... Read more
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The Zimbabwe Standard
Chiyangwa ruffles feathers THE decision by the Phillip Chiyangwa-led football governing body — Zifa — to
Chiyangwa ruffles feathers
The Zimbabwe Standard / Posted 19 hours ago
THE decision by the Phillip Chiyangwa-led football governing body — Zifa — to order a forensic audit at the Premier Soccer League (PSL) has been received with mixed feelings by football stakeholders. This follows several... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bogota acts to gain more control over recreation funding, programsBOGOTA — The Borough Council took its first step this week toward dismantling t
Bogota acts to gain more control over recreation funding, programs
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
BOGOTA — The Borough Council took its first step this week toward dismantling the Recreation Commission and replacing it with a committee. At a council meeting on Thursday, officials said that replacing the commission with a committee would give the... Read more
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BC Local News
Committees temporarily suspended to allow for Nanaimo's core reviewThe City of Nanaimo has temporarily suspended eight committees and commissions
Committees temporarily suspended to allow for Nanaimo's core review
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
The City of Nanaimo has temporarily suspended eight committees and commissions as it digs into its core services review. City council decided during an in-camera meeting last week to immediately suspend the work of eight committees and commissions... Read more
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Nanaimo News Bulletin
Committees temporarily suspended to allow for Nanaimo's core reviewThe City of Nanaimo has temporarily suspended eight committees and commissions
Committees temporarily suspended to allow for Nanaimo's core review
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
The City of Nanaimo has temporarily suspended eight committees and commissions as it digs into its core services review. City council decided during an in-camera meeting last week to immediately suspend the work of eight committees and commissions... Read more
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BC Local News
RDCK releases Pass Creek Park planAfter over a year of research, consultations and development, the Regional Dist
RDCK releases Pass Creek Park plan
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
After over a year of research, consultations and development, the Regional District of Central Kootenay has adopted a ten year park management plan for Pass Creek Park. The 35.2 hectare park in Robson is a well used facility, especially during the... Read more
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Castlegar News
RDCK releases Pass Creek Park planAfter over a year of research, consultations and development, the Regional Dist
RDCK releases Pass Creek Park plan
Castlegar News / Posted 3 days ago
After over a year of research, consultations and development, the Regional District of Central Kootenay has adopted a ten year park management plan for Pass Creek Park. The 35.2 hectare park in Robson is a well used facility, especially during the... Read more
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Inside Bay Area
Carnegie Off-Road Vehicle Park expansion plan gets airing at public hearing FridayTRACY -- Opponents and supporters of a proposal to expand the state's Carnegie
Carnegie Off-Road Vehicle Park expansion plan gets airing at public hearing Friday
Inside Bay Area / Posted 3 days ago
TRACY -- Opponents and supporters of a proposal to expand the state's Carnegie off-road vehicle park east of Livermore will get a chance to square off at a public hearing on Friday. The California Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Commission... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Carnegie Off-Road Vehicle Park expansion plan gets airing at public hearing FridayTRACY -- Opponents and supporters of a proposal to expand the state's Carnegie
Carnegie Off-Road Vehicle Park expansion plan gets airing at public hearing Friday
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 3 days ago
TRACY -- Opponents and supporters of a proposal to expand the state's Carnegie off-road vehicle park east of Livermore will get a chance to square off at a public hearing on Friday. The California Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Commission... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Fremont City council appoints, re-appoints members to city's advisory bodiesPavan Vedere (Recreation Commission representative) to a term expiring Dec. 31,
Fremont City council appoints, re-appoints members to city's advisory bodies
The Fremont Argus / Posted 3 days ago
Pavan Vedere (Recreation Commission representative) to a term expiring Dec. 31, 2019. Karen Burns (at-large) to a term expiring Dec. 31, 2019. Matt Ebner (commercial/industrial) to a term expiring Dec. 31, 2018. Thomas McLauchlan to a term... Read more
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The Mercury News
Menlo Park commission can't find common ground on flying dronesA Menlo Park commission has found itself unable to recommend whether unmanned a
Menlo Park commission can't find common ground on flying drones
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
A Menlo Park commission has found itself unable to recommend whether unmanned aerial vehicles -- which include radio-controlled crafts and autonomous drones -- should be banned from Bedwell Bayfront Park. At its Jan. 27 meeting, the Parks and... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Active, Naturally | February 4, 2016The Genesee County Parks and Recreation Commission brings the natural world ali
Active, Naturally | February 4, 2016
Grand Blanc View / Posted 3 days ago
The Genesee County Parks and Recreation Commission brings the natural world alive for FREE! Getting active is fun! This one hour, once a week, program meets for six weeks and focuses on health and nutrition, gardening, and nature found in our parks.... Read more
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Nevada Appeal
Lompa Ranch seen as a doggone good deal by Carson City Parks and Recreation CommissionThe Carson City Parks and Recreation Commission approved recommending the parks
Lompa Ranch seen as a doggone good deal by Carson City Parks and Recreation Commission
Nevada Appeal / Posted 4 days ago
The Carson City Parks and Recreation Commission approved recommending the parks and trails plan for the proposed Lompa Ranch development project to the Planning Commission with one addition — a dog park. More specifics on the proposed development of... Read more
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TribLIVE
PTARC proposes changes for representatives to boardPTARC proposes changes for representatives to board | TribLIVE Neighborhoods
PTARC proposes changes for representatives to board
TribLIVE / Posted 4 days ago
PTARC proposes changes for representatives to board | TribLIVE Neighborhoods PTARC proposes changes for representatives to board After several months of debate, the Penn-Trafford Area Recreation Commission likely will make it easier for its member... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Public deserves answers from parks commissionWill an indoor recreation facility now under construction serve the needs of Je
Public deserves answers from parks commission
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Will an indoor recreation facility now under construction serve the needs of Jefferson City residents who requested it? That is among a number of questions that remain unanswered by the Jefferson City Parks and Recreation Commission. Our readers... Read more
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MLive.com
Peek Through Time: 'C'mon let's go skating' brings back memories of Loomis Park pondJACKSON, MI – Around this time of year in the late 1930s and early '40s, all it
Peek Through Time: 'C'mon let's go skating' brings back memories of Loomis Park pond
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
JACKSON, MI – Around this time of year in the late 1930s and early '40s, all it took to get Phyllis Dayss really excited was for a few friends to say, "C'mon, let's go skating." To Dayss, who grew up on E. Michigan Avenue, that meant a trip to... Read more
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Sooke News Mirror
Land purchase will solve Sooke’s recreational needs for 100 yearsSooke and Electoral Area Parks and Recreation Commission, also known as SEAPARC
Land purchase will solve Sooke’s recreational needs for 100 years
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 4 days ago
Sooke and Electoral Area Parks and Recreation Commission, also known as SEAPARC, has made an offer to buy the 9.5-hectare DeMamiel Creek Golf Course subject to a referendum to be held on April 30 for Juan de Fuca and Sooke residents. Playing fields... Read more
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Oak Bay News
Suburban Wild: ‘Emerald necklace’ for Oak Bay?Squirrel Appreciation Day recently celebrated the entertaining antics of squirr
Suburban Wild: ‘Emerald necklace’ for Oak Bay?
Oak Bay News / Posted 5 days ago
Squirrel Appreciation Day recently celebrated the entertaining antics of squirrels. Coming at that time of year when their food may be scarce and our spirits may be down in the winter dumps, the broader idea is to consider the pleasure we get from... Read more
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The Inter-Mountain
Beckwith seeking House seatElkins resident Margaret Kerr Beckwith officially filed for candidacy before Sa
Beckwith seeking House seat
The Inter-Mountain / Posted 5 days ago
Elkins resident Margaret Kerr Beckwith officially filed for candidacy before Saturday's deadline passed. The 43rd District includes residents in Pocahontas and Randolph counties. Beckwith Beckwith said, if elected, she doesn't plan on serving any... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sugar opponents rally for Davis soda taxThe Davis City Council on Tuesday will consider asking voters to approve a soda
Sugar opponents rally for Davis soda tax
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
The Davis City Council on Tuesday will consider asking voters to approve a soda tax, a controversial proposal that has generated support from health advocates but drawn opposition from restaurants and businesses in the college town. A coalition of... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Sugar opponents rally for Davis soda taxThe Davis City Council on Tuesday will consider asking voters to approve a soda
Sugar opponents rally for Davis soda tax
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 5 days ago
The Davis City Council on Tuesday will consider asking voters to approve a soda tax, a controversial proposal that has generated support from health advocates but drawn opposition from restaurants and businesses in the college town. A coalition of... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
Traffic increases at Wetlands CenterA lot has happened at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center, center Site Manager
Traffic increases at Wetlands Center
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
A lot has happened at the Kansas Wetlands Education Center, center Site Manager Curtis Wolf told the Great Bend City Council Monday night during his annual report. “The 2015 year continued to be a busy year of visitors, special events, and public... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose's dirt soccer field idea should be deep-sixedSo-called "soil-based" soccer fields aren't dirt cheap. Nor are they the answe
San Jose's dirt soccer field idea should be deep-sixed
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
So-called "soil-based" soccer fields aren't dirt cheap. Nor are they the answer to San Jose's severe shortage of soccer fields. The city parks staff will recommend Wednesday that the Parks and Recreation Commission approve using dirt as an... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Herhold: Dirt soccer fields in San Jose?In the world's poorest countries, kids play soccer on fields of dirt. This comi
Herhold: Dirt soccer fields in San Jose?
Oakland Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
In the world's poorest countries, kids play soccer on fields of dirt. This coming Wednesday evening, partly for reasons of cost and drought, San Jose's Parks and Recreation Commission will discuss whether the city should imitate them. Yes, fields of... Read more
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Oakland Tribune
Herhold: San Jose to consider dirt soccer fieldsIn the world's poorest countries, kids play soccer on fields of dirt. This comi
Herhold: San Jose to consider dirt soccer fields
Oakland Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
In the world's poorest countries, kids play soccer on fields of dirt. This coming Wednesday evening, partly for reasons of cost and drought, San Jose's Parks and Recreation Commission will discuss whether the city should imitate them. Yes, fields of... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Doing what he lovesTodd Spalding had been looking for change when he noticed a job listing for dir
Doing what he loves
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Todd Spalding had been looking for change when he noticed a job listing for director of Jefferson City’s Parks, Recreation and Forestry Department. At the time, he was director of Parks and Recreation in Belton, and the position sounded appealing as... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
We Will Bring Back Zifa Cup - ChiyangwaZifa president Phillip Chiyangwa has made a promise to bring back the Zifa Cup
We Will Bring Back Zifa Cup - Chiyangwa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Zifa president Phillip Chiyangwa has made a promise to bring back the Zifa Cup which disappeared from the local football calendar due to lack of sponsorship. The idea to bring back the cup competition -- bankrolled by the country's football... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bogota weighs recreation overhaulBOGOTA — The Borough Council may dismantle its Recreation Commission and replac
Bogota weighs recreation overhaul
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 6 days ago
BOGOTA — The Borough Council may dismantle its Recreation Commission and replace it with a recreation committee. The change, according to the councilman who recommended it, would give the council more control over the borough’s recreation programs,... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Fun Zone to Open MondayIt's hard to stay active during the winter. That's the problem the Minot Park
Fun Zone to Open Monday
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 6 days ago
It's hard to stay active during the winter. That's the problem the Minot Park District set out to solve by creating the Minot Fun Zone. The Armory in the lower level of the Minot Auditorium will become a free indoor recreation center every Monday... Read more
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BC Local News
Nelson pool reno makes concrete progressRenovations to the Nelson aquatic centre are now well underway. The majority of
Nelson pool reno makes concrete progress
BC Local News / Posted 7 days ago
Renovations to the Nelson aquatic centre are now well underway. The majority of demolition work is done, new change room lockers have arrived, tile design and colours have been selected and the first truckload of concrete was poured last week,... Read more
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Nelson Star
Nelson pool reno makes concrete progressRenovations to the Nelson aquatic centre are now well underway. The majority of
Nelson pool reno makes concrete progress
Nelson Star / Posted 7 days ago
Renovations to the Nelson aquatic centre are now well underway. The majority of demolition work is done, new change room lockers have arrived, tile design and colours have been selected and the first truckload of concrete was poured last week,... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Commission: Programming discussions for Wellness Center will begin ‘soon’Last month, construction on the planned Lincoln University/Parks and Recreation
Commission: Programming discussions for Wellness Center will begin ‘soon’
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Last month, construction on the planned Lincoln University/Parks and Recreation Wellness and Multipurpose Recreation Center began on Lafayette Street. However, there are still many unknowns with the project, and the Jefferson City Parks and... Read more
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York Daily Record
2016 travel, leisure bus trips scheduledThe following York County groups are planning one- or two-day bus trips. For de
2016 travel, leisure bus trips scheduled
York Daily Record / Posted 7 days ago
The following York County groups are planning one- or two-day bus trips. For details, call the numbers. Clearview Terrace Apartments is offering the following bus trips. For details, call 717-632-8081. Philadelphia Pops 100 Years of Broadway: April... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
State parks looking to entice potential cabin, yurt rentersSEATTLE (AP) - If you waver about an overnight stay at a state park, what would
State parks looking to entice potential cabin, yurt renters
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 8 days ago
SEATTLE (AP) - If you waver about an overnight stay at a state park, what would it take to twist your arm? More cabins along the lake? A loyalty rewards program? An Internet special on a cottage? Washington State Parks wants to do all that, and... Read more
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The Columbian
State parks looking to entice potential cabin, yurt rentersSEATTLE — If you waver about an overnight stay at a state park, what would it t
State parks looking to entice potential cabin, yurt renters
The Columbian / Posted 8 days ago
SEATTLE — If you waver about an overnight stay at a state park, what would it take to twist your arm? More cabins along the lake? A loyalty rewards program? An Internet special on a cottage? Washington State Parks wants to do all that, and more, to... Read more
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BC Local News
Ukee Days stays putUkee Days won’t be moving this year. Ucluelet’s municipal council has official
Ukee Days stays put
BC Local News / Posted 9 days ago
Ukee Days won’t be moving this year. Ucluelet’s municipal council has officially called off their decision to move the Ukee Days fairgrounds from Seaplane Base Field to Tugwell Fields until more information can be obtained. Locals have been... Read more
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West Side Leader & South Side News Leader
New Franklin Council hires new clerkBy Maria LindsayKelly Kepler has been selected to serve as the New Franklin Cit
New Franklin Council hires new clerk
West Side Leader & South Side News Leader / Posted 9 days ago
By Maria LindsayKelly Kepler has been selected to serve as the New Franklin City Council clerk, replacing Kathy Witwer.Photo: Maria Lindsay NEW FRANKLIN — New Franklin City Council has selected Kelly Kepler as the new Council clerk, replacing Kathy... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Grant could expand rails to trailsA grant given to Weatherly on Tuesday might help create a 5-mile trail that cou
Grant could expand rails to trails
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 9 days ago
A grant given to Weatherly on Tuesday might help create a 5-mile trail that could eventually become part of a loop that hikers, bicyclists and skiers could follow while traveling between the borough, Hazleton, White Haven and Rockport. The $30,000... Read more
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Garden City News
Pool ideas evaluated by Rec Commission | January 29, 2016Since it moved to the forefront in the Village of Garden City's finance and bud
Pool ideas evaluated by Rec Commission | January 29, 2016
Garden City News / Posted 9 days ago
Since it moved to the forefront in the Village of Garden City's finance and budget discussions in early 2014, the village's pool enterprise has fallen short of revenues and many efforts have been made to balance the books and get the pool profitable.... Read more
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Garden City News
Operations outlined as Senior Center set for Feb. 11 opening | January 29, 2016At its monthly meeting on Wednesday, January 20, the Garden City Board of Commi
Operations outlined as Senior Center set for Feb. 11 opening | January 29, 2016
Garden City News / Posted 9 days ago
At its monthly meeting on Wednesday, January 20, the Garden City Board of Commissioners of Recreation and Cultural Affairs discussed the introduction a new, refreshed and finished product in the $2 million-plus Golf Club Lane Senior Center. It will... Read more
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The Newton Kansan
Planning dominates BOEWith some groundwork laid by the Board of Education over the course of several
Planning dominates BOE
The Newton Kansan / Posted 10 days ago
With some groundwork laid by the Board of Education over the course of several meetings and one previous community meeting, work by community members to assist in the creation of a strategic plan for USD 373 was the focus for more than two hours... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Charleston County Approves Money for New ParkCharleston County Council approved a Greenbelt project to provide funding for t
Charleston County Approves Money for New Park
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 10 days ago
Charleston County Council approved a Greenbelt project to provide funding for the purchase and protection of 638 acres in the southern area of the county. The Spring Grove Rural Greenbelt project will provide funding to the Charleston County Park... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Bouncy castles & moreThe Minot Park District in partnership with the Minot Recreation Commission and
Bouncy castles & more
Minot Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
The Minot Park District in partnership with the Minot Recreation Commission and the Minot Area Community Foundation will open the Minot Fun Zone at the Minot Armory in the lower level of the Minot Auditorium on Monday from 9 a.m. to noon at no charge... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bloomingdale to charge non-local teams using rec facilitiesSports teams that lack local players will have to pay a fee to use recreational
Bloomingdale to charge non-local teams using rec facilities
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
Sports teams that lack local players will have to pay a fee to use recreational facilities in Bloomingdale. At the Jan. 19 Borough Council meeting, Mayor Jonathan Dunleavy said the governing body is slated to revise the municipal fee ordinance in... Read more
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Boise Weekly
Boise Preparing to Set Up New Citizen Advisory Committee for Levy 2.0In the wake of Boise's overwhelming approval of the 2015 Foothills Open Space a
Boise Preparing to Set Up New Citizen Advisory Committee for Levy 2.0
Boise Weekly / Posted 11 days ago
In the wake of Boise's overwhelming approval of the 2015 Foothills Open Space and Boise River Levy, which attracted turnouts of more than 40 percent of registered voters in some parts of the city, officials are poised to write the next chapter in the... Read more
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Great Bend Tribune
GBRC to sponsor Winter Middle School DanceThe Great Bend Recreation Commission will be sponsoring a Winter Middle School
GBRC to sponsor Winter Middle School Dance
Great Bend Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
The Great Bend Recreation Commission will be sponsoring a Winter Middle School Dance. The dance will be held on Friday, Jan. 29, at the Great Bend Activity Center located at 2715 18th from 7 – 9 p.m. for all Great Bend Middle school... Read more
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