A Rec Department Seeks High Returns from Radio Station
by Nicholas Brown October 2007
A small-city rec department hopes for high returns as residents tune in to low-power radio.
Youth Olympic Games Offers Athletes New Competitive Outlets
by Michael Popke September 2007
Young athletes may find new competitive outlets in the recently announced Youth Olympic Games.
Parks and Rec Department's Alcohol-Use Policy Draws Critics
by Nicholas Brown September 2007
From fun-loving to family-friendly, a parks and rec department's policy on alcohol use is sure to draw critics.
Outsourcing Sports Programs Allows a Department to Do More with Less
by Marvin Bynum August 2007
A Florida recreation department outsources its sports programs, learning that it can offer residents more by doing less.
Earthbound Versions of Quidditch Are Popular with Kids of All Ages
by Michael Popke June 2007
Earthbound versions of Quidditch are popular with kids of all ages.
Several Organizations Reconnect Children with the Great Outdoors
by Marvin Bynum May 2007
Several organizations are combating "nature-deficit disorder" and reconnecting children with the great outdoors.
The Underground Railroad Bicycle Route Aims to Diversify Cycling
by Marvin Bynum April 2007
The Underground Railroad Bicycle Route aims to diversify cycling.
A Hawaii Parks Department Takes On Illegal Campers
by Marvin Bynum March 2007
A Hawaii parks department struggles to reclaim its beaches from illegal campers.
Recognizing Outstanding Youth Sports Programs
by Michael Popke January 2007
The five winners of the 2006 National Alliance for Youth Sports' Excellence in Youth Sports Award have their priorities in the right place.
Lightning Prediction or Detection a Must, Experts Say
by Michael Popke October 2006
Some form of lightning prediction or detection is better than none, experts say.