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  • Rival Schools Team Up to Support Sick Athlete

    by Zach Duncan February 2017

    The small towns of Bryson and Newcastle are teaming up to support one of their own Tuesday night during the girls and boys basketball games.

  • Augie's Quest Continues with 12th Annual BASH

    by Jason Scott February 2017

    Augie’s Quest, the effort focused on treating and curing ALS, is once again partnering with IHRSA on the 12th Annual BASH for Augie’s Quest.

  • Goldman Sachs Follows Sands out of Raiders Deal

    by Courtney Cameron February 2017

    On Monday, billionaire owner of the Sands hotel and casino in Las Vegas Sheldon Adelson, rescinded his promise of a $650 million contribution to the Oakland Raiders new stadium deal.

  • Target Center Renovation Gets $9M from Team Owner

    by Rochelle Olson January 2017

    The price tag on the Target Center renovations increased to at least $138 million with the addition of at least $9 million from the Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx owner.

  • Planet Fitness Anti-Bullying Initiative $1M Success

    by Courtney Cameron January 2017

    In 2016, Planet Fitness raised more than $1 million for the Boys & Girls Clubs of America and STOMP Out Bullying through the success of their November membership sale. Proceeds went toward tolerance training and encouraging body-positivity imaging inside fitness venues.

  • Town Gets $200K Grant for Skate Park, Hoops Court

    by Sam Norton January 2017

    After securing $200,000 in state aid, East Have, Conn., is slated to skate into the New Year with the construction of a new 10,500-square-foot facility at one of the district's middle schools.

  • City Leases Mayor's Box at Arena for $100K

    by Claudia Vargas December 2016

    Mayor Kenney has signed an agreement to lease the city's suite at the Wells Fargo Center for $100,000 annually, his office announced Wednesday. The revenue, which will go to the Fund for the School District of Philadelphia, could be even higher.

  • State Grant to Improve Ohio Trails, Build Park

    by Mark Ferenchik, The Columbus Dispatch December 2016

    A state grant in will buy the city of Columbus a new bridge over the Olentangy River to connect the Arena District to the busy Olentangy Trail, a trail connecting a Northeast Side neighborhood to a library and the Alum Creek Trail, and a new park in the Southgate neighborhood along South High Street.

  • Wilmington YMCA to Be Renamed After Major Donation

    by Ashley Morris December 2016

    The Wilmington Family YMCA announced Monday it received a sizable donation to the organization'ss capital campaign. Oaz Nir, the son of longtime YMCA Healthy Living Director Dalia Nir, pledged $2 million toward renovating the existing YMCA facility at 2710 Market St.

  • Anonymous Donor Gives $30K, Pledges More

    by Holly Zachariah December 2016

    An anonymous businessman donated $30,000 to the city of London's Parks and Recreation Department to give its 78-year-old pool a facelift, including fresh paint, new LED lights that will allow for night swims and new steps.