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Oakland Tribune
Martinez group raising money to buy Pine Meadow golf course, only it's not for sale.MARTINEZ -- The group working to turn 26 acres of what was once a golf course i
Martinez group raising money to buy Pine Meadow golf course, only it's not for sale.
Oakland Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
MARTINEZ -- The group working to turn 26 acres of what was once a golf course into the city's last "open-space park" is trying to raise money to buy the land, despite the apparent lack of a willing seller. The former Pine Meadow Golf Course land --... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Martinez group raising money to buy Pine Meadow golf course, only it's not for sale.MARTINEZ -- The group working to turn 26 acres of what was once a golf course i
Martinez group raising money to buy Pine Meadow golf course, only it's not for sale.
The Fremont Argus / Posted 7 hours ago
MARTINEZ -- The group working to turn 26 acres of what was once a golf course into the city's last "open-space park" is trying to raise money to buy the land, despite the apparent lack of a willing seller. The former Pine Meadow Golf Course land --... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
Martinez group raising money to buy Pine Meadow golf course, only it's not for sale.MARTINEZ -- The group working to turn 26 acres of what was once a golf course i
Martinez group raising money to buy Pine Meadow golf course, only it's not for sale.
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted 7 hours ago
MARTINEZ -- The group working to turn 26 acres of what was once a golf course into the city's last "open-space park" is trying to raise money to buy the land, despite the apparent lack of a willing seller. The former Pine Meadow Golf Course land --... Read more
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Contra Costa Times Newspapers
El Cerrito: Day of music to benefit open space improvementsEL CERRITO -- Backers of a private fundraising drive to help the city purchase
El Cerrito: Day of music to benefit open space improvements
Contra Costa Times Newspapers / Posted yesterday
EL CERRITO -- Backers of a private fundraising drive to help the city purchase 8 acres of open space for public use are holding a second annual music event, this time to raise money to maintain the land. The Music for Madera Festival will be 1 to 7... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Why plans for a new golf course have caused uproar in New OrleansFollowing media coverage closely, Tim Ahern assumed that he had grasped the mag
Why plans for a new golf course have caused uproar in New Orleans
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 8 days ago
Following media coverage closely, Tim Ahern assumed that he had grasped the magnitude of Katrina’s destruction. But when he arrived in New Orleans in early 2006, Ahern realised the damage was far worse than anything he’d been able to comprehend from... Read more
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Daily Herald
Aurora knows it's 'not a retirement community'; city places 147th of 150 in WalletHub studyA financial advice site's list of the best places to retire shows Aurora might
Aurora knows it's 'not a retirement community'; city places 147th of 150 in WalletHub study
Daily Herald / Posted 9 days ago
A financial advice site's list of the best places to retire shows Aurora might not be one of them. WalletHub ranked the 150 largest cities in America from best to worst for retirement based on roughly 25 factors in categories of affordability,... Read more
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89.7 WKSU
Public viewing for late Congressman Stokes today in ClevelandThe public viewing and funeral is this week for former Cleveland Congressman Lo
Public viewing for late Congressman Stokes today in Cleveland
89.7 WKSU / Posted 11 days ago
The public viewing and funeral is this week for former Cleveland Congressman Louis Stokes. He died last week at age 90. Stokes will lie in state today for a public viewing in the rotunda of... Read more
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The Times Leader
Ohio nature preserve, education center receive protectionYELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio (AP) — A nature preserve and outdoor education center in w
Ohio nature preserve, education center receive protection
The Times Leader / Posted 11 days ago
YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio (AP) — A nature preserve and outdoor education center in western Ohio has been placed under permanent protection. The Dayton Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/1hHGZja ) two conservation easements have designated the entire... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Ohio nature preserve, education center receive protection ASSOCIATED PRESS YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio — A nature preserve and outdoor educat
Ohio nature preserve, education center receive protection
The Toledo Blade / Posted 11 days ago
ASSOCIATED PRESS YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio — A nature preserve and outdoor education center in western Ohio has been placed under permanent protection. The Dayton Daily News reports two... Read more
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WBNS-10TV Columbus
Ohio nature preserve, education center receive protection YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio (AP) — A nature preserve and outdoor education center in
Ohio nature preserve, education center receive protection
WBNS-10TV Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio (AP) — A nature preserve and outdoor education center in western Ohio has been placed under permanent protection. The Dayton Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/1hHGZja )... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Ohio nature preserve, education center receive protectionYELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio (AP) - A nature preserve and outdoor education center in w
Ohio nature preserve, education center receive protection
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 11 days ago
YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio (AP) - A nature preserve and outdoor education center in western Ohio has been placed under permanent protection. The Dayton Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/1hHGZja ) two conservation easements have designated the entire... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Ohio nature preserve, education center receive protectionYELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio (AP) - A nature preserve and outdoor education center in w
Ohio nature preserve, education center receive protection
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 11 days ago
YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio (AP) - A nature preserve and outdoor education center in western Ohio has been placed under permanent protection. The Dayton Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/1hHGZja ) two conservation easements have designated the entire... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Ohio nature preserve, education center receive protectionYELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio (AP) - A nature preserve and outdoor education center in w
Ohio nature preserve, education center receive protection
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 11 days ago
YELLOW SPRINGS, Ohio (AP) - A nature preserve and outdoor education center in western Ohio has been placed under permanent protection. The Dayton Daily News reports (http://bit.ly/1hHGZja ) two conservation easements have designated the entire... Read more
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The Maui News
Historic East Maui land may get long-term caretakerThe Maui County Council at Tuesday's meeting will consider a report from the Ec
Historic East Maui land may get long-term caretaker
The Maui News / Posted 12 days ago
The Maui County Council at Tuesday's meeting will consider a report from the Economic Development, Energy, Agriculture and Recreation Committee, chaired by council Vice Chair Don Guzman, endorsing a resolution granting Na Mamo a lease to manage the... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Fundraiser ensures preservation of Ka Iwi CoastlineA fundraiser has pushed private donations over a $500,000 goal to help complete
Fundraiser ensures preservation of Ka Iwi Coastline
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 13 days ago
A fundraiser has pushed private donations over a $500,000 goal to help complete a 40-year effort to protect the scenic Ka Iwi Coastline from development by financing the purchase of the last pieces of privately held land. On Thursday night the... Read more
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5 Eyewitness News St. Paul
Push to Make Areas Surrounding the Green Line 'Greener'Updated: 08/21/2015 9:04 PM Created: 08/21/2015 8:14 PM KSTP.com By: Brett Ho
Push to Make Areas Surrounding the Green Line 'Greener'
5 Eyewitness News St. Paul / Posted 13 days ago
Updated: 08/21/2015 9:04 PM Created: 08/21/2015 8:14 PM KSTP.com By: Brett Hoffland There's a push to make areas along the Green Line light rail route "greener." Minneapolis and St. Paul city officials are looking at ways to bring more parks... Read more
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CBS Denver
Groups Want To Buy Private Land For Rocky Mountain ParkESTES PARK, Colo. (AP) — Nonprofit groups want to raise $3.6 million to buy a p
Groups Want To Buy Private Land For Rocky Mountain Park
CBS Denver / Posted 15 days ago
ESTES PARK, Colo. (AP) — Nonprofit groups want to raise $3.6 million to buy a privately owned parcel of land inside Rocky Mountain National Park and turn it over to the park. The Rocky Mountain Conservancy and the Trust for Public Land said... Read more
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Denver Post
Groups want to buy private land for Rocky Mountain parkESTES PARK, Colo. (AP) — Nonprofit groups want to raise $3.6 million to buy a p
Groups want to buy private land for Rocky Mountain park
Denver Post / Posted 15 days ago
ESTES PARK, Colo. (AP) — Nonprofit groups want to raise $3.6 million to buy a privately owned parcel of land inside Rocky Mountain National Park and turn it over to the park. The Rocky Mountain Conservancy and the Trust for Public Land said... Read more
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KFJX Pittsburg
National Fund Set to ExpireThe Land and Water Conservation Fund is set to expire on September 30th. The fe
National Fund Set to Expire
KFJX Pittsburg / Posted 15 days ago
The Land and Water Conservation Fund is set to expire on September 30th. The federal program pays for conservation and parks projects. Jasper County alone has 13 projects which the fund is responsible for.. including one in Webb City. Now head coach... Read more
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KOAM-TV Pittsburg
National Fund Set to ExpireThe Land and Water Conservation Fund is set to expire on September 30th. The fe
National Fund Set to Expire
KOAM-TV Pittsburg / Posted 15 days ago
The Land and Water Conservation Fund is set to expire on September 30th. The federal program pays for conservation and parks projects. Jasper County alone has 13 projects which the fund is responsible for.. including one in Webb City. Now head coach... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Nonprofit raising $3.6 million to buy acres within Rocky Mountain National ParkESTES PARK – Rocky Mountain Conservancy is working to raise $3.6 million to buy
Nonprofit raising $3.6 million to buy acres within Rocky Mountain National Park
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 15 days ago
ESTES PARK – Rocky Mountain Conservancy is working to raise $3.6 million to buy 40 acres that are privately owned but within the boundaries of Rocky Mountain National Park. The nonprofit partner for the national park has already raised $1.5 million... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Glen Helen gets permanent protection status | Greene County newsGlen Helen, a nearly 1,000-acre nature preserve and outdoor education center in
Glen Helen gets permanent protection status | Greene County news
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 19 days ago
Glen Helen, a nearly 1,000-acre nature preserve and outdoor education center in Yellow Springs, has been placed under permanent protection through two conservation easements completed last week. Under the easements, the entire property will be... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Glen Helen gets permanent protection status | Greene County newsGlen Helen, a nearly 1,000-acre nature preserve and outdoor education center in
Glen Helen gets permanent protection status | Greene County news
Dayton Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
Glen Helen, a nearly 1,000-acre nature preserve and outdoor education center in Yellow Springs, has been placed under permanent protection through two conservation easements completed last week. Under the easements, the entire property will be... Read more
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MLive.com
Grand Rapids seeking share of $1B federal grant 'to address this' near catastropheGRAND RAPIDS, MI – Better flood protection and improved public access to the Gr
Grand Rapids seeking share of $1B federal grant 'to address this' near catastrophe
MLive.com / Posted 21 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Better flood protection and improved public access to the Grand River could get a funding kick if the city wins a share of $1 billion in federal money earmarked for climate change preparation. Grand Rapids along with Kent County... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Conservation group nears goal for state forest honoring Sen. JeffordsSHREWSBURY, VT. >> A nonprofit conservation group says it's closing in on
Conservation group nears goal for state forest honoring Sen. Jeffords
Bennington Banner / Posted 22 days ago
SHREWSBURY, VT. >> A nonprofit conservation group says it's closing in on a goal to create a new state forest in Vermont named in honor of the late U.S. Sen. Jim Jeffords. Vermont Public Radio reports the Trust for Public Land has been raising... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon to buy more Deschutes River landSALEM, Ore. — A 10,000-acre piece of a ranch along the lower Deschutes River in
Oregon to buy more Deschutes River land
The Columbian / Posted 23 days ago
SALEM, Ore. — A 10,000-acre piece of a ranch along the lower Deschutes River in Oregon will become a state wildlife area. The Oregon Fish and Wildlife Commission on Friday approved purchase of part of Lower Deschutes River Ranch, in the Tygh Valley... Read more
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NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls
Oregon Moves to Buy 10,000 Acres on Lower Deschutes RiverSALEM, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is moving to buy
Oregon Moves to Buy 10,000 Acres on Lower Deschutes River
NewsWatch 12 Medford - Klamath Falls / Posted 24 days ago
SALEM, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is moving to buy more than 10,000 acres to add to a wildlife area on the lower Deschutes River. The state agency will purchase the land, a former ranch, from the Trust for Public Land at... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
Oregon moves to buy 10,000 acres on lower Deschutes RiverSALEM, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is moving to buy
Oregon moves to buy 10,000 acres on lower Deschutes River
KVAL Eugene / Posted 24 days ago
SALEM, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is moving to buy more than 10,000 acres to add to a wildlife area on the lower Deschutes River. The state agency will purchase the land, a former ranch, from the Trust for Public Land at... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
ODFW to buy 10,000 acres on lower Deschutes River | News - Home SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife i
ODFW to buy 10,000 acres on lower Deschutes River
KTVZ Bend / Posted 24 days ago
| News - Home SALEM, Ore. (AP) — The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is moving to buy more than 10,000 acres to add to a wildlife area on the lower Deschutes River. The state agency will... Read more
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KATU Portland
Oregon moves to buy 10,000 acres on lower Deschutes RiverSALEM, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is moving to buy
Oregon moves to buy 10,000 acres on lower Deschutes River
KATU Portland / Posted 24 days ago
SALEM, Ore. (AP) - The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife is moving to buy more than 10,000 acres to add to a wildlife area on the lower Deschutes River. The state agency will purchase the land, a former ranch, from the Trust for Public Land at... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Challenge finalists aim to add more green to Green lineFrom planting 500 trees in one day to creating “pocket parks,” many of the 27 f
Challenge finalists aim to add more green to Green line
Finance and Commerce / Posted 25 days ago
From planting 500 trees in one day to creating “pocket parks,” many of the 27 finalists in the Knight Foundation’s second annual Green Line Challenge contest are offering ideas for more public green space in neighborhoods along the light rail... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Not everyone in Chicago is a fan of The 606As a way-too-close neighbor of the Bloomingdale Trail, aka the 606, I was annoy
Not everyone in Chicago is a fan of The 606
Chicago Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
As a way-too-close neighbor of the Bloomingdale Trail, aka the 606, I was annoyed to see recent glowing columns about it from Mary Schmich and Blair Kamin. Now, to add injury to insult, we poor schlubs consigned to live in the shadows of this... Read more
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The St. Augustine Record
Beach commission approves $4.5 million land purchaseOcean Hammock Park will be expanding. During a special meeting Wednesday, beac
Beach commission approves $4.5 million land purchase
The St. Augustine Record / Posted 1 months ago
Ocean Hammock Park will be expanding. During a special meeting Wednesday, beach commissioners unanimously voted to purchase the remaining 4.5 acres of land, originally known as the Mareta, for $4.5 million. The decision was met with applause from a... Read more

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