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  1. First designs ready to be unveiledRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | This Week Community News

    The Reynoldsburg Tomato Festival will offer residents their first look at proposed designs for a new community center, expected to be completed in 2018 at the site of the old swimming pool adjacent to Huber Park. "On Friday and Saturday we're going to be presenting the first design boards developed by our development teams and the YMCA," city development director Dan Havener said.

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  2. The significance of Simone Manuel's swim is clear if you know Jim CroweRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... umbrella. Her ever-watchful mom was farther, across the road at the house. She began learning as an infant in the same YMCA pool where I earned my lifeguard certificate as a teenager. She continues to take lessons there, and at the University of ...

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  3. The significance of Simone Manuel's swim is clear if you know Jim CroweRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | The Washington Post

    ... umbrella. Her ever-watchful mom was farther, across the road at the house. She began learning as an infant in the same YMCA pool where I earned my lifeguard certificate as a teenager. She continues to take lessons there, and at the University of ...

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  4. Y pool gets overhaul; new director starts workRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | SoVaNow.com

    The YMCA of South Boston-Halifax County is receiving another makeover as the swimming pool is currently closed for upgrades. "The pool and pool area will be re-plastered, new LED lighting, both water lights and ceiling lights will be added along with new doors and new drains to comply with the Graham Baker Act," said Terri Reedy, vice president of marketing with YMCA South Hampton Roads.

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  5. Lilly King's confidence, drive well known to IU instructorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | The Hastings Tribune

    ... students her age. Students in Cothran's classes often go into the community to teach children at local schools or the YMCA. Despite the best plan, young and rowdy kids can force Cothran's students to adjust on the fly. That can be very challenging. ...

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  6. Police, runner give jogging safety tips following Northeast attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | WAOW

    Following two deadly attacks on female joggers in Massachusetts and New York, Wausau Police and area runners offer safety tips. Melissa Hoffman, a personal trainer and wellness coach at the YMCA in Weston, is an avid runner herself - and finds the attacks heartbreaking.

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  7. Americans in Los Angeles, California, vote in the 2012 US presidential election. Photo: ReutersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | South China Morning Post

    Keane Shum says past electoral results have shown that every vote counts, and Americans in Hong Kong and mainland China must demonstrate the value of an informed citizenry for the presidential election One freezing Friday night eight years ago, I rode a bus overnight to Columbia, South Carolina, caught a couple hours of sleep on the floor of the local YMCA gym, then drove around asking strangers to get out and vote in the South Carolina presidential primary. It was the most I could do to participate in that election, or in any American election.

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  8. North Central Chamber names Mercadante as board chairRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 7 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Share Insurance Corp., HealthAlliance Home Health and Hospice, Rollstone Bank & Trust, the Montachusett Regional YMCA, and on the board of trustees for Fitchburg State University. In addition, he serves as treasurer of the Oak Hill Country Club, ...

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  9. Last Word: Election Wrap Up, Crosstown's Momentum and GMF's Court ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 4 | The Daily News

    ... tenants beyond the partners emerge or as new plans by the partners are announced. And on Thursday, there was word of a YMCA gym as part of the Church Health Center presence at Crosstown. More on federal agents serving search warrants at the Global ...

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  10. How to prevent aging parents from fallingRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 4 | Sampan

    ... seniors improve their balance and stability and have been shown to reduce falls by over a third. Contact a local YMCA or senior center to learn about gentle exercise classes specifically tailored to older adults, and offer to join your parent for an ...

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  11. Franklin YMCA breaks ground on expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | Williamson Herald

    The Franklin Family YMCA has served approximately one in four Franklin residents since 1995 when the facility opened. However, that 25 percent is a much larger number than twenty years ago.

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  12. Programs abound to help S.A. become a fit cityRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 30 | MySanAntonio.com

    ... to "Go Play in the Streets," continues to grow with strong organization and leadership from the Greater San Antonio YMCA. The San Antonio Parks and Recreation department has grown Fitness in the Park to offer more than 5,000 free group exercise ...

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  13. Heat wave! Beat the heat this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2016 | WTOP-FM Washington

    ... 15 degrees off the skin temperature of a person," said Paul Stark, vice president of properties and facilities at the YMCA of Metropolitan Washington. "Stay in the shade, play in the shade." Area hotels can be a welcome change from hanging out at ...

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  14. 9 Best Cheap Stocks to Buy Under $10Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2016 | Kiplinger Online

    ... have the free time in the summer and the need for some down-time revenue. There are camps of all sorts, from fun YMCA day camps to camps that are a perfect fit for your skills as an educator. For example, Bridges of Silence, which caters to youth at ...

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  15. Parks & rec to discuss committees, art gardenRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | The Delaware Gazette

    The city of Delaware's Parks and Recreation Advisory Board will discuss the establishment of two subcommittees for the YMCA and the Hidden Valley Golf Course at its regular meeting tonight.Board members will discuss the committees at 7 p.m. at the Department of Public Works, 440 E. William St. There will also be updates about its bike master plan; ... (more)

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  16. Churches, nonprofits to host block partyRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | The Delaware Gazette

    ... for the event will include: a bounce house; music; dance demonstrations by Fred Astaire Dance Studio and the YMCA dance club; demonstrations from Ruffing Martial Arts; face painting; free haircuts; caricatures; lawn games; and craft ...

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  17. Your View: Prevent falls for aging parentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2016 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... seniors improve their balance and stability and have been shown to reduce falls by over a third. Contact a local YMCA or senior center to learn about gentle exercise classes specifically tailored to older adults, and offer to join your parent for an ...

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  18. Extension offers nutrition classRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program participants can earn a free temporary YMCA membership if they strive to eat a healthy, balanced diet and exercise, as well as take a class being offered by Virginia Cooperative Extension.

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  19. Notable gifts: July 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Adrianna, L'Aisjah, La'Ni'ia and Davion are among the students in the YMCA after-school program at Oak Grove-Bellmeade Elementary School in South Richmond.

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  20. Vienna race to raise funds for flood reliefRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2016 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... edu today. Race entry forms are available at the following locations in Parkersburg: On the Run, Family Hair Depot, the YMCA and the Family Fitness Center.

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