City Expands Park Alcohol Sales, Lifts Restrictions
by Katlyn Smith firstname.lastname@example.org March 2015
Taking a page from Ravinia, Heritage Park in Wheeling will sell beer and wine at the new performance pavilion, where visitors will bring picnics to concerts and theater productions.
Girl Used Sports as Weapon Against Bullying
by Sam Mellinger, The Kansas City Star March 2015
KANSAS CITY — One of the toughest 12-year-olds you likely are to know is sitting on a couch in the place that saved her life. Her name is Claire. She lives in Prairie Village, Kansas, with her father, mother, older brother and younger sister.
'Parks and Recreation' Sitcom a Valuable Reminder
by Evansville Courier & Press (Indiana) March 2015
For all the shenanigans and silliness that made up the series, "Parks" also showed how a city riddled with socioeconomic issues could change for the better.
City Welcomes $22K Donation for Youth Baseball Program
by Tim Eberly February 2015
When Norfolk started a youth baseball program geared toward predominantly black communities a decade ago, some children would show up wearing jeans and without baseball gloves.
Anti-Bullying Policy Coming to Nashville Parks?
by Michael Gaio February 2015
In an effort to align with the city's public school district, Nashville's Metro Parks and Recreation has proposed an anti-bullying policy of its own.
First-Year Rec Center Becomes New Community Hub
by Lauren Donovan, Bismarck Tribune February 2015
In less than a year, Williston's $76 million rec center has become the hub of the community’s recreational and social life.
YMCA Only Bidder in Request to Take Over Senior Center
by Jakob Rodgers, email@example.com February 2015
The YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region could soon take over operation of the Colorado Springs Senior Center, city officials announced Thursday.
Tampa Parks and Rec Doubles Camp Programming
by From staff reports February 2015
Summer camp may seem but a dream to kids trying to stay warm this chilly week, but when it does come, there will be more of it available in Tampa.
Moving Rec, Aquatics One Option for YMCA Branch
by SCOTT TAYLOR, Staff Writer February 2015
The YMCA could swap its Turner Street location for a state-of-the-art aquatics and fitness center with room for 5,000 members in Lewiston's Bates Mill No. 5, according to a plan being put together by YMCA CEO Steven Wallace.
Park Board Vows to Fight Refurbishment of Ice Arena
by Paula J. Owen, TELEGRAM GAZETTE STAFF February 2015
The Board of Park Commissioners said it will take matters into its own hands to try to legally stop Fitchburg State University from demolishing the inside of the Landry Arena and refurbishing it into a non-ice skating facility if city officials do not take immediate action.