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STEM fields are the top choice for Gen Z students – Campus Tech

To research Survey: STEM fields are top choice for Gen Z students By Kristal Kuykendall 06/22/22 A recent survey of more than 11,000 American high school and college students by the National Society of Secondary School Scholars in February and early March, offers insight into the career choices of Gen Z and shows […]

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Council approves over $8 million contract for turf sports fields

CHARLESTON, West Virginia (WSAZ) — A contract worth more than $8 million to turf 10 city-owned sports fields was approved Tuesday night by the Charleston City Council. Mayor Amy Shuler Goodwin said the $8.1 million contract with Turf Alliance is an investment in the community as a whole. “This multi-million dollar investment in our ball […]

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STEM fields top choice for Gen Z students, new NSHSS survey finds – THE Journal

Student career planning STEM fields are top choice for Gen Z students, new NSHSS survey finds By Kristal Kuykendall 06/21/22 The results of a survey of more than 11,000 American high school and college students by the National Society of Secondary School Scholars in February and early March, offer insight into the career […]

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The refurbished tennis courts will be in action during the Friday tournament

The Sulfur Springs tennis courts have had an upgrade as they were recently refurbished. Ready to host the doubles tournament on Friday The Sulfur Springs tennis courts have been among the best in all of East Texas for quite some time now. Even larger schools like Highland Park, Plano West and Allen have all chosen […]

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Flintshire: Vandalized tennis courts just days after renovation

Flintshire TENNIS courts have been vandalized just days after being refurbished. Hawarden Tennis Courts, based next to Gladstone Playgrounds, were repainted last week – only to have the work tarnished a few days later. The cyclists left marks on the newly painted surface and lowered one of the nets. Tennis coach, Mike Herd, who regularly […]

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Woodland Park Police Chief answers school safety questions at public forum | Mail from Pikes Peak

WOODLAND PARK • Less than two weeks after 19 children and two teachers were shot dead in their fourth grade classroom in Uvalde, Texas, Woodland Park Police Chief Chris Deisler has faced questions about safety in local schools. At the first community engagement forum on June 8, a woman expressed concern for her grandchildren. She […]

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Bears minicamp winners, losers: Justin Fields on the rise after offseason

The Bears wrapped up Matt Eberflus’ first offseason program with a mandatory three-day veteran minicamp at Halas Hall. Those three workouts gave us some insight into where the Bears are in learning new offensive patterns, how far they need to go, and where the big holes on the roster remain. The first practice of the […]

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Community tennis courts in Hawarden were vandalized just days after being refurbished

Deeside.com > News Job : Mon 20 June 2022 A Flintshire tennis coach said he was “deeply concerned” about the future of community tennis courts in Hawarden following the latest incident of vandalism. Just days after the courts at Gladstones Playing Field were refurbished, bike tire marks were left on the freshly painted surface and […]

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What Justin Fields’ off-season inconsistency means

The Bears head to training camp with the Luke Getsy offense still largely a mystery. Sure, the media got to see nine practices with veterans involved and plays played this spring, but that was about the plays, not the offense. Some days quarterback Justin Fields seemed fired up and others the passing game struggled a […]

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The Ansonia job fair presents professions and fields of health

ANSONIA — Naugatuck Valley residents looking for work are in luck. The city is hosting a job fair at Ansonia High School on June 30. The event will take place from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. and will feature approximately 55 employers, including retailers such as CVS and training programs for trades and the healthcare […]

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Justin Fields’ progress highlights five takeaways from the Bears minicamp

Matt Eberflus wrapped up his first off-season program as Bears head coach on Thursday when the mandatory veteran minicamp wrapped up at Halas Hall. Training camp will be the next time Eberflus get their hands on their young roster. “Summer for these guys is going to be big, and the message I told them after […]

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Velus Jones will train with Justin Fields, Darnell Mooney this summer

The Chicago Bears have completed the mandatory minicamp and are officially on summer vacation before training camp in late July. But as head coach Matt Eberflus hinted, the job isn’t done for these players this summer. Eberflus has told his players he wants them to take the break to come back “lean and fit” for […]

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Tennis courts across Britain will be renovated to boost participation

A renovation revolution is coming to tennis courts across the country in an effort to bring the sport to as many people as possible. The LTA has invested £8m, backed by a further £22m from the government, to try and rejuvenate the country’s tennis courts. The project is part of an overall LTA goal to […]

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A deeper dive into Mohawk’s attempt to fill the fields

by Melissa Keith Classifying horses when there are fewer to classify is the ongoing challenge of the Woodbine Mohawk Park racing secretary. Inflows are affected by a series of factors, little more important than the exchange rate. On Wednesday, the Canadian dollar was worth US$0.78, making even Canada’s top exchanges harder to sell. “Yeah, there’s […]

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Hedy Lamarr and Ericsson Chair promote STEM fields

The Hedy Lamarr Women and Technology Chair was recognized as the best educational initiative by the Association of Telecommunications Engineers of Andalusia (AITA). During the XVIII Telecommunications Night, held on May 27, AITA presented this distinction to its Director, María del Carmen Aguayo, recognizing the important work of the Chair and all its sponsors in […]

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Minicamp Bears: Justin Fields delivers ‘really cool’ day, DE youths stand out

On Wednesday, the second day of Justin Fields’ veteran minicamp was better than the first. “Yeah, great day today – really nice,” coach Matt Eberflus said. “(He) made a lot of great passes in all parts of the field. His timing was really good and it was a good day for him. And that makes […]

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News from Riverside Park: goats, tennis courts and stairs

Riverside Park Conservancy has announced the upcoming return of the weed-eating goats for their third official summer internship. The Goatham Initiative aims to remove invasive plants from Riverside Park between 119th and 122nd streets. The Conservancy will announce the date of “Running of the Goats” on its Instagram page and other social media profiles. It […]

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How Justin Fields and Darnell Mooney continued to bond for the Chicago Bears

On one recent occasion, Fields and Mooney were both determined to train longer than the other. After several hours, they came to a truce and left the weight room together. “He honestly makes us want to do more,” Fields said. “Just seeing how hard he works, how hard he works, it’s kind of contagious.” Fields […]

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Alexandria plans to bring lights to more athletic fields, but some neighbors say lights bring more hassle | ALXnow

Alexandria City High School Friday Night Lights at Alexandria City High School on Sept. 17, 2021. (Via Elijah Walter Griffin, Sr.) Alexandria’s sports fields could become new lights to continue playing later, but the prospect has already drawn backlash from some neighbors on the pitch who say the lights only create more of a nuisance. […]

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Tennis in Suffolk: 7 of the best tennis courts and clubs

Published: 4:01 PM 14 June 2022 Updated: 11:28 am 15 June 2022 With Wimbledon just around the corner, now is the time to improve your tennis skills. Here are 7 fabulous tennis courts and clubs in Suffolk for beginners or to get you back into the game Abbey Gardens Tennis Courts Mustow Street, Bury St […]

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Jags face ‘another hurdle’ as fields are rebuilt

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Jacksonville’s normal practice ranges are a construction site. Heavy equipment. Earth mounds. Scaffolding, steel beams and some concrete walls. It’s where the Jaguars are scheduled to hold minicamp this week and training camp next month. Instead, the team is cramped on the field on game day for off-season practices and will […]

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McKinley School pickleball and tennis courts could be renovated by the city – Pasadena Now

City Council will likely move forward with a contract for NoHo Builders for renovations to the McKinley School pickleball and tennis courts located at 325 South Oak Knoll Avenue for an amount not to exceed $217,625. The McKinley School has four existing tennis courts which have not been used for five years due to their […]

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Bears QB Justin Fields steps into leadership role in Year 2

This is our morning online newsletter, Necessary Bears — weekly off-season edition. Subscribe to get the latest Bears news delivered to your inbox every day. All eyes are on quarterback Justin Fields heading into a pivotal second season, where the hope and expectation is that Fields will take a big step forward in his development. […]

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Plans unveiled to create a new football pitch at Crewe Playgrounds

A Cheshire football club has unveiled plans for a new ground as its search for a new home continues. Crewe FC offered to create a ‘lit turf football pitch’ at King George V Playing Fields on Coppenhall Lane and launched a survey to gauge local opinion. The proposal has long been in the works and […]

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Justin Fields Reportedly Received Peyton Manning Practice Treatment

Tom Moore is recognized as one of the greatest quarterback coaches in NFL history. He is best remembered for overseeing the rise of Peyton Manning as one of the top two or three flaggers of all time. Part of that success has come from the way Moore manipulates practices as an offensive coordinator. One thing […]

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Justin Fields of the Bears and Darnell Mooney have worked together nonstop

Bears quarterback Justin Fields and wide receiver Darnell Mooney have been virtually inseparable this offseason. The young couple have been training together since day one of the NFL offseason, where they worked to strengthen their connection. There are plenty of reasons to be excited about the potential for the Fields-Mooney pairing in 2022. With an […]

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QB Justin Fields exudes confidence as Bears offseason program comes to an end

Justin Fields shows no hesitation. Not that he did a year ago, but a year ago he was a rookie buried under Andy Dalton on the depth chart. He was still learning how to be a professional quarterback — from learning to attack, to learning the language of an NFL playbook, to adapting to a […]

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Chandler USD raises student meal costs, names Hamilton High School tennis courts at June 8 meeting

Chandler USD meetings are open to the public and agendas are available online. (Katelyn Reinhart/Community Impact Journal) Chandler USD board members voted on several items at their June 8 meeting, including naming tennis courts and increasing school lunch costs. Breakfast and lunch prices will increase for the 2022-23 school year following unanimous board approval. This […]

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Lake Forest approves Woodlands Academy’s request to add 3 tennis courts over objections from neighbors – Chicago Tribune

Improvements to the sports facilities at Woodlands Academy of the Sacred Heart, including the addition of three tennis courts, are now in place despite objections from some neighbors concerned about the potential for noise and falling property values. Last month, Lake Forest City Council unanimously approved an application to amend the existing Woodlands Special Use […]

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QB Bears compare Justin Fields to Year 2

Justin Fields’ progress through Year 2 came in stages. Now, that’s apparently a stage for some rather wild comparisons. Matt Eberflus didn’t want to compare Fields’ sophomore progress at this point with Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott, a player he was around as a linebackers coach. He did it anyway. New Bears defensive tackle Justin […]

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Township of Hampden. OKs improvements to basketball, tennis courts

The Hampden Township Board of Commissioners recently approved contracts to improve Creekview North Park basketball court and Hampden Park tennis courts. This took place at a meeting on June 2. “The Township of Hampden continues to maintain and improve our park offerings,” said Commissioner John Gaspich. “Today’s action will ensure that our basketball and tennis […]

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Quesnel City Council votes to light pickleball and tennis courts at West Fraser Timber Park

The pickleball and tennis courts at West Fraser Timber Park in Quesnel will be lit. The original plan was for the Quesnel Pickleball Club to install lights on only two of the 6 courts. Jeff Norburn is the Director of Community Services. “The Club’s request was presented to the Executive Committee at its meeting on […]

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Long Beach Township solidifies pickleball and tennis court badge fees

MATCHUP: An ordinance just passed by the Township of Long Beach sets out the costs of badges that will be required for use of the municipality’s tennis and pickleball courts, including the one shown above at 68th Street at Brant Beach. (Photo taken by Jack Reynolds) The costs of passes to use the tennis and […]

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Indian Military Academy cadets lauded for excellence in various fields during training : The Tribune India

Tribune press service Chandigarh, June 8 The Spring 2022 Awards Ceremony was held at the Indian Military Academy (IMA) Dehradun on Wednesday to commend the cadets who will be leaving the academy this month for their excellence in various fields during the period of training. The passing out parade for the 150th Regular […]

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Mysterious issues keep gates locked at recreational park tennis courts

Experts are trying to figure out what can be done to fix a puzzling issue that caused the closure of new tennis courts at Binghamton Recreation Park. Workers from Vestal’s Broome Bituminous Products removed the top layer of asphalt from the complex in April. The courts then resurfaced. Mayor Jared Kraham said the material originally […]

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NFC Ratings: Justin Fields, Bears, Lions, Packers

Bear Bear TE Cole Kmet is excited about the team’s offensive potential this year, adding that the team is focused on highlighting QB Justin Fieldsmobility to create and extend games. “I don’t want to go into too much detail, but Justin moves a lot, and I think he does well,said Kmet, via Bears Wire. “It’s […]

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The irreparable tennis courts at Myrick Park in La Crosse will be removed

June 6, 2022 4:41 p.m. Job : June 6, 2022 4:41 p.m. LA CROSSE (WKBT) – Crews will remove the Myrick Park tennis courts in La Crosse as they are unusable and beyond repair, officials said. Vandals recently cut the locks to the courts and repeatedly entered, according to a press release from the city’s […]

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Wetaskiwin tennis courts closed for repaving – The Pipestone Flyer

(Creative metro connection) Wetaskiwin tennis courts closed for repaving The Wetaskiwin tennis courts are getting a makeover this summer with new paving. Repaving began on June 6 and will continue until the end of August when the work is complete during which time the courts will […]

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Manchester’s new pickleball and tennis courts ready for use – Mix 94.7 KMCH

Manchester’s new pickleball and tennis courts are ready for operation. https://kmch.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/Pickleball-Ready-1.mp3 Doug Foley, director of parks and recreation for the city of Manchester, says he has been working on this project at Tirrill Park since last year. https://kmch.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/Pickleball-Ready-2.mp3 The new courts replace the old tennis courts that were at Tirrill Park for years. https://kmch.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/06/Pickleball-Ready-3.mp3 PIckleball […]

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The former Highland dispensary is now Emerald Fields

Urban Dispensary, a longtime pottery store at 2675 West 38th Avenue, has been transformed into a emerald fields outpost. Swiss, a publicly traded marijuana ownership company in Denver, officially took control of Urban Dispensary’s marijuana cultivation and sales licenses earlier this week, according to chief operating officer Nirup Krishnamurthy. A grand reopening is scheduled for […]

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Darnell Mooney only used 5 words to predict Justin Fields’ 2022 season

Darnell Mooney has high expectations for the upcoming season. It’s not new. The former 5th-round pick has maintained a high standard since his arrival from Tulane in 2020. That’s why he broke the Chicago Bears rookie record for receptions in a season and rushed for 1,000 yards l year despite three different starting quarterbacks. The […]

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AI-powered tennis courts: Wingfield raises €4 million to convert tennis courts into smart playgrounds

Wingfield Team | Image credit: Wingfield Hannover, Germany-based Wingfield, a sports tech start-up that has developed technology to convert tennis courts into smart playgrounds, announced that it has raised 4 million euros as part of a a Series A funding round. The company aims to further develop its business in Europe and expand into the […]

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NFC Ratings: Justin Fields, Bears, D’Andre Swift, Lions, Jordan Love, Packers

Bear Bear C LucasPatrick praised Justin Fieldsmobility and strength to launch so far this offseason. “Quick. He can move pretty fast,” Patrick said, via ESPN’s Courtney Cronin. “He has a living arm. I mean, there were a few throws he made where that ball – it’s like it just keeps going faster through the air. […]

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Dimensions, types and everything you need to know

Tennisover the years has become one of the most popular sports in the world. The wave has also reached Indian shores, with stars like Olympic medalist Leander Paes and Women’s Grand Slam champion Sania Mirza taking tennis’ popularity to new heights in the subcontinent. Like many other sporting disciplines, the playing surface – the tennis […]

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Vaccinated and ‘boosted’ Hoboken residents have access to Stevens Pool and tennis courts

It’s not their own municipal pool, but Hoboken residents now have access to the indoor pool at Stevens Institute of Technology, city officials and Stevens’ president announced Friday. There is a catch, however. Stevens’ pool and four tennis courts are only open to fully vaccinated and boosted Hoboken residents over the age of 5, Mayor […]

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Florida-based program seeks to diversify space, STEM fields

As the United States moves forward into the era of commercial space activities and sends more people into space than ever before, there remains a disparity as to who is able to thrive in this field. A study 2021 published in the journal Scientists progress examined 21 STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) professional societies […]

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With Justin Fields, Bears ‘will take our shots to the field’

When he felt like nature itself was conspiring against one of the things he did best, Justin Fields stayed late. A particularly windy minicamp practice in April prompted the frustrated Bears quarterback to throw extra-deep passes long after some teammates trudged to the Halas Hall locker room. “He was upset because the wind was blowing […]

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Oliver happy to welcome new pickleball and tennis courts – Penticton News

Photo: Pixabay After a long road, Oliver’s only racquet sports court has received a well-deserved facelift. Oliver Sports Fields now has four pickleball courts, three newly refurbished tennis courts, new barriers and equipment, thanks in part to a successful application in 2020 to the Canadian Healthy Communities Initiative program for $42,567 and the work of […]

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What early praise means for QB Justin Fields

For much of the spring, internal praise for Chicago Bears quarterback Justin Fields circulated through Halas Hall. Just last week, for example, tight end Cole Kmet said he witnessed a notable step forward from Fields as the team continues to attack its offseason schedule. Kmet saw the way the Bears’ new offense puts Fields in […]

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Deshaun Watson a work of art on Browns practice fields – News-Herald

Any Joe Schmo can walk into the Louvre in Paris, stand in front of the Mona Lisa for a few minutes, say, “That’s pretty cool,” then move on to the next painting. A true art connoisseur would be most impressed by Leonardo da Vinci’s famous masterpiece and perhaps spend hours gazing at it. Browns coach […]

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Women should excel in all fields: MP Satish Kumar

Karimnagar: If women were healthy, the whole family would be better and if women were encouraged, the country and the state would develop, said Husnabad MP Vodithala Sathish Kumar. He handed out prizes to women who won a 5km marathon held for women from the local bus depot at Shubham Garden in Husnabad on Wednesday […]

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Chillicothe City Council files ordinances over Strand Hotel, Dannar Park tennis courts will cost $700,000 to resurface

Chillicothe City Council on May 31st approved an order authorizing a cooperative contract with Livingston County for the expenditure of American Rescue Plan Act funding for recreational purposes. City administrator Rozanne Frampton reports that the contract includes the resurfacing of the Dannar Park tennis courts and the conversion of the Simpson Park tennis court into […]

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‘Abandoned and unplayable’: Softball players upset over uneven pitches in Milton

MILTON — The 8- and 9-year-old girls of the Orioles softball team in Milton love all things practice, but they noticed something earlier this season. “It’s not fair to us because the boys have this pitch and the girls have this really bad pitch,” said one softball player. Indeed, the neighboring field, usually reserved for […]