RECENT ARTICLES
  • Ice Rink Manager Blasts City Council, Predecessors

    by Scott Taylor, Staff Writer February 2015

    Norway Savings Bank Ice Arena General Manager Tim Holden blasted city councilors and previous city management in a recent letter.

  • Aquatic Center Pipes Damaged as Winterization Fails

    by Steven Matthews February 2015

    Several hundred dollars of damage has been discovered at the Kroger Aquatic Center at The Heights after a recent inspection revealed that part of the facility's winterization failed.

  • City's Rec Department Unified in New $6M Center

    by Barbara O'Brien News Staff Reporter February 2015

    The opening today of the new Community Center in Hamburg, with its Senior Services, Adult Day Care and Recreation, and the opening expected next month of the expanded Hamburg Library, will give residents upscale spots for fitness, nutrition, amusement, diversion, entertainment and learning.

  • School District Considers Buying YMCA Location

    by CUDAHY SCHOOL DISTRICT CUDAHYNOW.COM, South Shore NOW (Bay View, WI) February 2015

    The Cudahy School Board District has reviewed a plan to explore options to purchase the South Shore YMCA facility located in Cudahy and operate as a community center.

  • New YMCA CEO Seeks Reopening of Downtown Pool

    by Aly Van Dyke February 2015

    Topeka's YMCA has a new president and chief executive officer - and his first order of business is reopening the downtown pool. John Mugler, who has lived in Topeka for the past 16 years, had to call in a few favors to make it happen.

  • Sports Coalition Formed to Advance $30M Complex

    by Ryan Poe poe@commercialappeal.com 901-268-5074 February 2015

    Fairgrounds redevelopment point man Robert Lipscomb told Memphis City Council members Tuesday that his plan for the site is backed by a coalition of local youth sports organizations.

  • City Considers $19M Indoor Complex for Vacant Lot

    by Gretchen Wenner, Ventura County Star (California) February 2015

    A vacant city-owned lot on Oxnard’s main road, one long slated to become a sports park, has caught the eye of a developer who wants to build an indoor sports center for regional events.

  • Y's Namesake Antes Up Again for $3M Expansion

    by Laura Pavin. Special to the Tribune | @LauraPavinNews January 2015

    For North Barrington resident Vince Foglia, it's all about the kids. Kids are the reason he and wife Pat put up most of the funds needed to build the namesake Foglia YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago about 15 years ago - and why he did it again for its most recent $3 million expansion.

  • YMCA's Wrestling Plans Draw Dan Gable Visit

    by Nicholas Idler, Naples Daily News (Florida) January 2015

    After winning a gold medal in wrestling at the 1972 Olympics, then coaching the University of Iowa to 15 national wrestling team titles, Dan Gable still isn’t done.

  • UC Riverside's New Rec Center Getting a Workout

    by Sandra Stokley January 2015

    The days of 30-minute waits to get on a treadmill in the gymnasium at the UC Riverside student recreation center are over.