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Heidi's Blog: Four score and seven years ago…
I worked my way up and became the 16th president of the USA. I said the United States needed … Anne Frank, Einstein, Rosa Parks, Walt Disney, the Beatles: the costumes, the speeches and the heartfelt intentions were all top notch. Don't fret, that …
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Things Get Worse For Rush Limbaugh As Stations In Indianapolis and Boston
Daryl Parks explained how radio stations get stuck with Limbaugh, “Premiere Networks and its owner Clear Channel Media + Entertainment iHeart Media has crammed down Limbaugh, Sean Hannity and Glenn Beck on its talk stations, not allowing local …
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A Tale of Several Cities
Suddenly, the mayor of Medellin got excited. He sped across his office where we had been talking and we clambered up a spiral staircase that took us right on top of the mayoral building: floor 12 or 13, where the helicopters land. He wanted to show off …
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PlayCore and CPRS Partner to Offer Symposium to Promote Play and Health


Chattanooga, TN (PRWEB) May 15, 2015

PlayCore, a leading designer, manufacturer, and marketer of a broad range of play and recreation products, will be offering a complimentary continuing education symposium in Fresno, CA on Tuesday, May 19, 2015. Presented by PlayCores Center for Professional Development, the event will include sessions that illustrate best practices for promoting community health through adult outdoor fitness parks, as well as providing meaningful play opportunities for people of all ages and abilities through inclusive playgrounds.

In an effort to further the California Park and Recreation Societys (CPRS) health and wellness initiative and promote the CPRS Brand Promise, PlayCore will provide state-wide professional development services in each of the five regions. CPRS and Fresno PARCS will host the CPRS Region 3 Symposium designed for professionals in the fields of park and recreation, landscape architecture, and education.

The event will begin at 10:00 a.m. and will be held at the Ted C. Willis Community Center. Sponsored by MRC and GameTime, the sessions will be led by master trainer Lisa Moore, Senior V.P. Corporate Strategic Services, from PlayCores Center for Professional Development. The sessions offer Continuing Education Units for professionals and promise to be lively, informative, and educational. Lunch and educational resources will be provided.

To reserve a space or for additional information, please visit http://www.gametime.com/fresno

To learn more about CRPS and PlayCores Action Grant, please visit http://www.cprs.org

For information on how to bring PlayCores leading educational symposiums to your professional network, or to review a list of available session topics, visit http://www.playcore.com/cpd

About PlayCore

PlayCore helps build stronger communities around the world by advancing play through research, education, and partnerships. The company infuses this learning into its complete family of brands. PlayCore combines best in class planning and education programs with the most comprehensive array of recreation products available to create play solutions that match the unique needs of the each comm







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Michael Hoffman – The Best of Me


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Volvo Ocean Race Adds New Layer of Crowdsourced Security to Improve Event Safety and Awareness

Newport, RI (PRWEB) May 06, 2015

SailNewport and Commerce RI today announced the addition of a new civic network bringing the power of the crowd to event safety. Race fans, participants and officials can now use their smartphones to enhance community safety and awareness. All are urged to download the free Vizsafe App to their iPhones or Androids to post any event related safety concerns they may encounter. Photos or videos captured using Vizsafe are instantly shared with other citizens and, when appropriate, with local law enforcement and other public safety agencies.

The 12th edition of the Volvo Ocean Race, sailings premier round-the-world challenge, started in Alicante Spain in October 2014 and will cover 38,739 miles with stops in 11 ports, finishing in Gothenburg, Sweden by late June 2015. There are seven elite teams vying for the title racing in new one-design Volvo Ocean 65s, a radical high performance boat. The only North American stopover will be from May 5th-17th, 2015 in Newport, Rhode Island USA.

We are honored to support safety for the worlds pre-eminent round-the-world yacht race and one of the most coveted prizes in the sport, said Peter Mottur, CEO of Vizsafe. The crowd can do their part to promote safety in each stopover city by simply using their smartphones to share any concerns with area first responders. We encourage the public to be good neighbors, remain vigilant and to support their communities.

Vizsafe posts are geolocated and categorized so that the information is immediately useful whether the incident is specific to the Volvo Ocean Race or a downed power line or a stray animal. More serious incident reports, such as a lost child, accident or fire trigger alerts which are available to first responders.

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Redskins line up more visits with top prospects

Redskins line up more visits with top prospects
USC defensive lineman Leonard Williams, Clemson outside linebacker Vic Beasley and Miami offensive tackle Ereck Flowers all are scheduled to pay Redskins Park visits next week multiple people with knowledge of the situation confirmed. … In the last …
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An Appreciation of Wilson Moses
Wilson Jeremiah Moses is perhaps among the most neglected and under-appreciated historians of African American History. Appreciated by a sector of professional historians, he really deserves a more popular audience. Black History's general concern with …
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Eureka: Redwood National & State Parks

On the Eureka leg of our basketball & ministry adventure trip, we head up the coast to the Redwood National & State Parks area. We also see God making some changes in our plans for the trip….
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Youth Gather at Heritage Park's Evening Vigil

Youth Gather at Heritage Park's Evening Vigil
It is a widely documented fact, and it is long past time that the United States join other countries in the world … and recognize what has happened. … The lessons of the Armenian … The Mahrokhian Trio, and the duo of John Baboian on the guitar and …
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Florida DEP to feds: Don't approve seismic tests without more research
The park includes nature trails, estuary waters for canoe tours and a long stretch of natural beach. — collergov.net It has been named as one of the best beaches in the nation on Stephen 'Dr. Beach' Leatherman's survey of United States beaches. It was …
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Goblin Valley State Park: A must-see hiking, exploring spot in Utah
GOBLIN VALLEY STATE PARK — Utah boasts snow-capped mountain peaks, scenic waterfalls, slot canyons, world famous salt flats, five national parks and seven national monuments. Utah is an outdoor enthusiast's dream. Utah provides quite the bucket list …
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Tennessee State Parks Located Within a One Hour Drive From Knoxville, TN

The purpose of this video is to present an overview of the Tennessee State Parks that are located within a one hour drive from Knoxville, TN. This video was compiled using personal photographs…
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Tour a Yurt in Pennsylvania State Parks

Tour a yurt at Gifford Pinchot State Park. Yurts are round, on wooden deck and have a cooking stove, refrigerator, countertop, table, chairs, electric heat and outlets, fire ring, picnic table,…
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