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Alexandria Park Tennis Courts Project Delayed – Alexandria Echo Press

ALEXANDRIA — An idea to apply for a state grant to build four new tennis courts at Dean Melton/Fillmore Park in Alexandria was filed Monday due to parking issues. Parks Superintendent Bill Thoennes, with the support of the city’s parks board, petitioned the Alexandria City Council for approval to apply for an outdoor recreation grant […]

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Ragan Fields Resident Education Questions

Education concerns dominated the discussion as Tennessee Rep. John Ragan, R-Oak Ridge, recently answered questions from area residents. The event was Breakfast with Women Legislators, which the Oak Ridge League of Women Voters hosts once a month during each legislative session. The late February event was virtual. “From an education perspective, our state is doing […]

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Governor Hochul Announces Expansion of SUNY Microloans for In-Demand Fields of Employment

Governor Kathy Hochul announced today expanding fast and flexible learning options with more 400 micro-certificates on 31 SUNY campuses to help everyone from current students to working professionals gain the skills, knowledge and experience that employers are looking for. Microloans are designed to be completed in less time than a college degree, taking one or […]

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Nigeria TechWomen Alumni Mentor 30 adolescent girls in STEM fields

Download logo US Government Exchange Alumni are at the forefront of promoting STEM education and implementing programs to encourage Nigerian women and girls to pursue education and careers in the fields technologies. Alumni of the 2021 US government-sponsored TechWomen program on Monday concluded a STEM mentorship program called “EduChamps” for 30 teenage girls from African […]

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Upskill NWA provides training and support for students in medical fields in Northwest Arkansas

Healthcare jobs The Upskill NWA program provides training and support for students wishing to enter the medical field. These jobs include: registered nurses, orderlies, orderlies, medical assistants; physicians and ophthalmologists, radiology technicians, laboratory technicians, pharmacy technicians, home health aides, emergency medical technicians, medical dosimetrists, optometrists, pharmacy technicians, surgical technicians, phlebotomists, paramedics, dental assistants, respiratory therapists […]

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Upskill NWA provides training and support for students in medical fields in Northwest Arkansas

Healthcare jobs The Upskill NWA program provides training and support for students wishing to enter the medical field. These jobs include: registered nurses, orderlies, orderlies, medical assistants; physicians and ophthalmologists, radiology technicians, laboratory technicians, pharmacy technicians, home health aides, emergency medical technicians, medical dosimetrists, optometrists, pharmacy technicians, surgical technicians, phlebotomists, paramedics, dental assistants, respiratory therapists […]

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DHS Adds 22 New STEM Fields of Study to OPT Program – MeriTalk

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has added 22 new areas of study to the Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Optional Practical Training (OPT) program to enhance the contributions of nonimmigrant students studying STEM subjects. . The program allows F-1 visa students earning a bachelor’s, master’s, or doctoral degree in certain STEM fields to […]

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Council backs donation for proposed tennis courts | News

OTTUMWA – Ottumwa Town Council approved matching funding for new tennis courts during Tuesday’s meeting at Town Hall. Instead of contributing $750,000 to match what the Ottumwa Community School District approved earlier this month, the board changed the wording of its original motion, declaring a contribution “up to” that amount. The city’s source of funding […]

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The deadly truth about Golden Gate Fields

Berkeley has long prided itself on being a bastion of ethics, equality and kindness where all beings are valued and treated with respect. Unfortunately, we don’t always uphold those virtuous notions that we so proudly uphold. Look no further for an example of hypocrisy than Golden Gate Fields, the racetrack that straddles Berkeley and Albany, […]

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Anderson: Two-pitch goalie | Sports

Jessica Anderson intended to play softball at St. Michael’s College. It seemed the natural course after batting .408 for his senior year at Springfield High School. Ten of his 22 hits were of the extra base variety. But SMC coach Carla Hesler needed a goaltender for the lacrosse team and Anderson had previously played in […]

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Listen: Magnetic fields occur on “Music is Everything!” podcast

https://www.nonesuch.com/journal/listen-magnetic-fields-perform-music-everything-podcast-2022-01-13 The Magnetic Fields are the guests of the latest episode of the Sonos podcast Music is everything! hosted by Elia Einhorn. Stephin Merritt, Claudia Gonson and Sam Davol perform four songs—”Born on a Train”, from The charm of the motorway strip; “I don’t believe in the sun” and “The book of love”, from 69 […]

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Anderson: Goalkeeper on two fields | Sports

Jessica Anderson intended to play softball at St. Michael’s College. It seemed the natural course after beating 0.408 in his final year at Springfield High School. Ten of his 22 hits were extra basic. But SMC coach Carla Hesler needed a goalie for the lacrosse team and Anderson had previously played in Hesler’s Purple Knights […]

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Council considers donation for tennis courts

January 5 – As a boys tennis coach at Ottumwa High School, Mark Hanson has visited many different towns across the state for meetings, and he usually returns with the same discouragement. “I walk away from these places, shaking my head. I’m like ‘Wow’,” he told Ottumwa city council at the first meeting of the […]

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City council considers donation for tennis courts | News

As a boys’ tennis coach at Ottumwa High School, Mark Hanson has visited many different towns across the state for meetings, and he usually returns with the same discouragement. “I walk away from these places, shaking my head. I’m like ‘Wow’,” he told Ottumwa city council at the first meeting of the year on Tuesday […]

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Wout van Aert and Zoe Bäckstedt crush small fields at Ethias Cross Essen

“],” filter “: {” nextExceptions “:” img, blockquote, div “,” nextContainsExceptions “:” img, blockquote “}}”> Access everything we post when you> “,” name “:” in-content-cta “,” type “:” link “}}”> join VeloNews or Outside +. Wout van Aert and Zoe Bäckstedt lived up to their expectations as pre-race favorites to dominate a swampy task at […]

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Monsanto concludes plea deal for illegal use of pesticides in cornfields in Hawai’i

Monsanto Company has agreed to plead guilty to 30 environmental offenses related to the use of a pesticide in corn fields in Hawaii, according to information released today by the US Department of Justice and the US Protection Agency of the environment. The agreement is detailed in court documents dropped off today in Hawai’i. The […]

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Fields of Opportunity Developing the Next Generation for the Napa Valley Wine Industry

Advertising Fields of Opportunity students Eddie Benitez Pizano (left) learned about grapevine cultivation with Walsh Vineyards Management and, Ximena Alvarez Parra (right), learned hospitality skills at Hudson Ranch. Napa, california (November 17, 2021) – Fields of opportunity Patrick Foley Summer mentorship program was created by the Napa Valley Farmworker Foundation (FWF) and the Napa Valley […]

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[RSNA 2021] “VUNO tries to maximize the application of AI to clinical fields”

CHICAGO, Ill. – By Shim Hyun-tai / Korea Biomedical Journal Correspondent – VUNO Inc., a medical AI software company, highlights its four main product lines under the concept of “past, present and future of the application of artificial intelligence (AI) in clinical practice” a senior executive said on Wednesday. Hong Eun-kyoung, a radiologist at VUNO, […]

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Serena Williams reveals how she “hits a ball on tennis courts” while scuba diving

23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams is arguably one of the greatest tennis players of all time. Although she is well known for her aggressive offensive style of play, she also has a reputation for making passes unattainable in tennis. Interestingly, Serena has now revealed the trick while scuba diving in the Bahamas. ADVERTISING The […]

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Laredo inaugurates new equipment for United Day tennis courts

The town of Laredo and District VI Council member Dr Marte Martinez held a groundbreaking ceremony for the United Day School tennis courts on Monday, November 22. This project was an agreement between United Day School and the city of Laredo with the aim of providing residents of District VI and all tennis fans with […]

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Military jobs in intelligence, information technology fields have more income in civilian life, study finds

According to a recently published study by Rand Corp. “We can see from this work that there are certain types of occupations that seemed to have lower incomes, and therefore would be the best places to focus. [transition resources]”said Charles Goldman, senior economist and lead author of the study titled”Navigating a Great Transition: Earnings and […]

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Terrance Fields, US Army | News, Sports, Jobs

-Photo of the messenger by Chad Thompson Terrance Fields, a US Army veteran from Fort Dodge, served in Vietnam in 1966. Fields said racial tensions were high during this time in the service. Terrance Fields of Fort Dodge and a large majority of his military unit had never been in actual combat before. This changed […]

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School Committee Discusses Sports Fields and COVID Grants | New

TEWKSBURY – The Tewksbury School Committee met on September 22, 2021 at TMHS. Member Shannon Demos was not present. Since the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education requires all individuals to wear masks in all school environments, President Keith Sullivan has repeatedly asked all participants not wearing masks to put on one or to take […]

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Johnson City Plans To Convert MPCC Tennis Courts To Pickleball Complex | News

Athletes playing one of the nation’s fastest growing sports may soon have a dedicated place to play in Johnson City. Johnson City Commissioners voted Thursday to issue a request for proposals to convert the four tennis courts at Memorial Park Community Center, 510 Bert St., into 12 pickleball courts. “We’ve had a huge increase in […]

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Shawnee County to pay $ 98,000 to resurface basketball and tennis courts

Shawnee County Commissioners voted Thursday to resurface 12 tennis courts after being assured those courts will be used in a reasonable manner. Although the similar sport of pickleball has grown in popularity considerably, tennis remains “a lot” viable, said Tim Laurent, director of parks and recreation for Shawnee County. “The two have to coexist,” Laurent […]

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Residents lend a hand to cash-strapped Minneapolis parks

The new Logan Park pavilion in Minneapolis was erected on a summer morning by a dozen Edison High School football players lifting an old-fashioned ropes and pulley system as spectators cheered from the sidewalk. The boys needed a community service project to earn their college letters. The Logan Park Neighborhood Association – which had raised […]

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Hidden Treasure Behind Seton Park Tennis Courts | The Riverdale press

By MAYA MITRASINOVIC Tucked away just behind the Seton Park tennis courts, a small cave is vandalized and covered in rubbish. But this little rock structure is more than just a cave – it’s a cave. And it’s been around longer than Spuyten Duyvil Park itself. He spiritually guarded the Seton Hospital on the site […]

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Extra Point: At Lycée Amphi, the action on the tennis courts starts early | High school sports

It’s 5:47 a.m. on what will be another scorching summer day, but for some crazy reason there’s a flurry of activity on the Amphi High School tennis courts. At the center of it all is a stud athlete who was born in Scotland when Harry Truman was President of the United States. This story actually […]

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Liberty’s Capitol Federal Sports Complex Athletic Fields Win Award | New

FREEDOM – The Capitol Federal Sports Complex team and the City of Liberty Parks and Recreation Department learned on Friday April 2 that the complex has won the 2020 Fields of Excellence award from Pioneer Athletics. The Capitol Federal Sports Complex will receive a Certificate of Recognition and a Fields of Excellence banner that it […]

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Summerville Residents Worried About Doty Park Tennis Courts | News

SUMMERVILLE – Frequent tennis players at Doty Park are concerned that residents will definitely avoid using the courts if repairs and improvements aren’t made soon. As tennis has grown in popularity in the Summerville area, particularly with the pandemic, organizers are increasingly receiving complaints, including from professional players, about court maintenance. The problems range from […]

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Green Knoll and Colonial Park tennis courts to reopen

SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ – The Somerset County Park Commission will open the tennis courts at Green Knoll Tennis Center and Colonial Park for personal, league and instructional use for the 2021 season from March 27 through October 22. Green Knoll, at 587 Garretson Road in Bridgewater, has a total of 10 tennis courts and Colonial […]

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Somerset County Park Commission reopens Green and Colonial Park tennis courts

Somerset County Park Commission reopens Green and Colonial Park tennis courts Tennis and pickleball courts open with COVID precautions SOMERSET COUNTY, NJ – The Somerset County Park Commission will be opening the Green Knoll Tennis Center and Colonial Park tennis courts for personal, league and educational use for the 2021 season, from March 27 to […]

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Parks & Rec supports the use of pesticides on sports fields

Saying it’s healthier for athletes, park officials voted last week for a recommendation to continue using pesticides on New Canaan athletic fields where it’s legal to do so. Referring to a report by a consultant who compared the surface hardness of a field of grass treated with pesticides (Conner Field next to Farm Road) versus […]

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Lessons and league play available at Kiroli Park tennis courts

WEST MONROE – The City of West Monroe Parks and Recreation Department has teamed up with tennis pro Phil Trahan to offer a variety of lessons and league matches for people of all ages and skill levels. Recreational tennis lessons as well as tennis lessons and league matches are available at the Kiroli Park Tennis […]

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Tufts University makes sports fields and facilities available to Somerville to address shortage

MEDFORD / SOMERVILLE, Mass. (August 28, 2018) – Tufts University has provided Somerville’s youth athletic programs with daily access to its athletic fields and facilities for more than 450 hours this year in an effort to address the lack of urban space. The arrangement – which has benefited sports such as basketball, softball, tennis, soccer, […]

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USTA transforms tennis courts at Harvard Tennis Park as part of Art Courts initiative – Los Angeles Sentinel | Los Angeles Sentry

USTA transforms Harvard Tennis Park tennis courts as part of “Art Courts” initiative To celebrate the 50th US Open Tennis Championships to be played later this summer, members of the Pete Brown Junior Tennis Program, a local National Junior Tennis and Learning Chapter (NJTL) and representatives from the United States The Tennis Association and longtime […]

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Work on Central Park tennis courts, Music Haven overdue – The Daily Gazette

Schenectady’s Central Park, the jewel in the city’s crown for over a century, needs some polish these days. The 250-acre park was established in 1914 by community leaders to improve the quality of life for the city’s burgeoning population. Besides its baseball and softball fields, hiking trails, playground, swimming pool, and performance hall, Central Park […]