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11 hrs ago | KMVT Twin Falls

Sun Valley Summer Ice Skating Championships Underway

The 48th annual Sun Valley Summer Ice Skating Championships is underway. It is the largest non-qualifying competition in the Northwest Region.

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17 hrs ago | Politico

Kwan leaps into R.I. gov race

Michelle Kwan is jumping into the Rhode Island governor's race on behalf of her husband, Democrat Clay Pell, an underdog in the Sept.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

Successful Skate In Mentor

Members of the Jamestown Skating Club competed at the Sunshine Invitational figure skating competition in Mentor, Ohio last weekend.

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PennLive.com

Safety netting erected at Hersheypark Arena, 12 years after last Hershey Bears' game

Workers erected spectator safety netting at Hersheypark Arena's east end earlier this month and will do likewise at the west end soon.

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Journal-Pioneer

Halifax's failed Commonwealth Games bid recalled

For it was on that fateful Thursday morning more than seven years ago when, in the wake of spiraling costs, the provincial and municipal governments withdrew their support for Halifax's bid to host the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

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TheBlaze.com

'Cardboard Stories' Viral Video Reveals Who the Homeless...

One person built robots, another was a personal trainer and another was a figure skater.

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Loudoun Times

An aria of her own: Potomac Fallsa Nikole James finds her voice

For a 3-year-old Nikole James, Saturdays meant visits with her grandma, Mildred James, while her mother worked.

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Cooma-Monaro Express

Cooma's ice skating sensation

SKATING star Callum Bradshaw is set to continue his scintillating year on the ice as he makes preparations for the upcoming national championships.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

E! Online

The 11 Most Insane Lyrics From the Tonya Harding Musical

Before it makes its debut on Broadway , it's being put up at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theater in Los Angeles, where it was created by Jesse Esparza with music composed by Manny Hagopian .

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CBC News

Alex Ovechkin no longer engaged to Maria Kirilenko

Alex Ovechkin, left, and Maria Kirilenko attended a figure skating event together at the Sochi Olympics in February.

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Brandon Sun

Junior derby rolls into Wheat City

The Frostbite's Tabatha Hamilton pushes her way between a pair of blockers for the Whitewood Bubblegum Girls during Saturday night's junior roller derby match at the Keystone Centre's Optimist Arena.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Examiner.com

All ice skaters fall down

All ice skaters fall down, even the very best and most experienced, so if you plan to take up ice skating , accept the fact that you are going to fall down many, many times.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Patch.com

Midwest Figure Skaters Gather in Glenview for Competition

The following is from the Glenview Park District: Glenview Ice Center Hosts 16th Annual Chicago Open Figure Skating Competition July 25-27 WHAT : Didn't get enough of figure skating from Sochi? Not a problem.

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Digital Trends

Figure skater, photographer, now game developer, Lisa Bettany keeps on creating

Lisa Bettany has been a competitive figure skater, a photographer, and one of Fast Company's "Most Creative People in Business," but she's best known for a far more humble title: app developer.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Patch.com

Whiz Kid: Miller Place Class of 2014's Alex Sobelman

Name: Alex Sobelman, age 17 School: Miller Place High School Class of 2014 Accomplishments: Alex was on the Honor Roll numerous times during her high school years and was a member of the Foreign Language Honor Society.

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Lakeland Times

Figure skating club to host fundraisers

The Lakeland Figure Skating Club holding two fundraisers the skaters are trying to raise money to purchase an on/off ice jump harness.

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The Southtown Star

Ground broken for $16M rink, gymnastics facility in 19th Ward

Chicago Ald. Matt O'Shea, D-19th, discusses plans for the new gymnastics and skating center at 115th Street and Western Avenue during Wednesday's groundbreaking ceremony.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Nova News Now

On eve of 2014 Commonwealth Games in Scotland, Halifax's failed bid is recalled

For it was on that fateful Thursday morning more than seven years ago when, in the wake of spiraling costs, the provincial and municipal governments withdrew their support for Halifax's bid to host the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

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The News Tribune

Report: Plushenko was approached to skate for US

Plushenko claims he was approached by unnamed "people from the States" following the Sochi Olympics, where he helped Russia to gold in the new team event but pulled out of the men's individual competition with injury.

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Examiner.com

Olympic figure skaters Zhang, Bartholomay dissolve partnership

The nation's pairs figure skating woes continued July 16 as 2014 Olympians Felicia Zhang and Nathan Bartholomay revealed the decision to terminate their partnership.

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