Large crowds, good weather expected for Saturday; trout opener still impacted by COVID-19 | Outdoors

Earlier this week, Brandon Crouser thought back to his childhood, remembering what it was like growing up along the Little Chiques Creek as winter transitioned to spring and state officials opened the local waterway to trout fishing.

“We spent more time down there than doing anything else,” he said, fondly recalling the hours spent casting into the creek near his Mount Joy-area home.

Decades later, Crouser, now 40, said that

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How watching TV in lockdown can be good for you, according to science

It’s easy to feel guilty when you’re lazing around in front of the TV in your pajamas, eating ice cream straight out of the tub. But it’s not an unusual activity in lockdown. The extended nature of the pandemic has turned attention to the impact that it is having on our collective mental health.

Many mental health organizations have proposed strategies to protect mental health, such as exercising, sleeping well

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Winter storm continues to bring snow; plus, will there be a NYS Fair this summer? (Good Morning CNY for Feb. 2)

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High: 29; Low: 23. Breezy, with several more inches of snow possible.

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West Genesee  starts practice. Hockey is one of three sports along with wrestling and basketball to start practices and tryouts after getting the ok from Onondaga County. The sports were on pause because of the coronavirus. Dennis Nett | dnett@syracuse.co

West Genesee start practice at the Shove Recreation Center. Hockey is one of three sports along with wrestling and basketball to start practices and tryouts after getting the ok from Onondaga County.

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Good procedures at Hamme Pool | Letters To Editor

To the editor: In response to Pamela Samash’s letter about Hamme Pool, I would like to express my appreciation to the borough Parks and Recreation staff members who have made swimming possible and safe in these crazy times.

Yes, the registration process is cumbersome, but an extremely patient and helpful Parks and Rec employee helped me navigate through the process when I called in confusion. And when I goofed on

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Good Day Atlanta viewer information November 3, 2020

Atlanta Falcons Food Truck feeds voters at the polls: Election day has finally arrived, and all hands are on deck! The Atlanta Falcons has put their food truck to good use by sending it one of the busiest polling locations in the Atlanta area. They’ll be at the C.T. Martin Recreation Center on MLK Boulevard as the team hands out food and water to people in line. Voting in Georgia

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Democracy researcher Valerie Lemmie on good government

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At CivicCon, effective democracy researcher expert Valerie Lemmie said good government begins with going outside and talking to citizens.

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Modern government is marked by intense polarization, widespread mistrust and “wicked” community problems where it seems impossible to find solutions that completely satisfy anyone, let alone everyone.

Often citizens see government as indifferent and out of touch, and often elected officials see citizens as having a laundry

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Is Opening a Hotel in Rockaway Beach Right Now a Good Idea?

On a recent Thursday morning, the staff at the Rockaway Hotel was busy installing sanitation stations, arranging lounge chairs six feet apart and practicing contactless check-ins. Scheduled to open Labor Day weekend, the upscale property sits just two blocks from the Atlantic Ocean in Queens.

“We don’t have time to complain or say this pandemic stinks,” said Jon Krasner, one of the developers involved in the venture. “We have to

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Miranda Lambert Calls ‘Surviving a Pandemic’ with Brendan McLoughlin a ‘Good Test’ of Marriage

Miranda Lambert is relishing her quality time with husband Brendan McLoughlin.

Amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the country star, 36, has been self-quarantining with McLoughlin, whom she wed in secret in January 2019.

Speaking with New York’s Country 94.7, Lambert said, “If newlyweds can survive a pandemic then I think we’re good, you know? It’s a good test.”

Before the lockdown, the couple celebrated their first wedding anniversary.

“The first

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Trump’s terrible, no good, very bad stretch on the campaign trail

President Trump’s re-election bid has had a rough few weeks, with challenges coming from both his stewardship of the presidency and past personal controversies that may be catching up with him. Coronavirus is worsening in much of the country, he’s down in the polls, his response to the pandemic has been heavily criticized and he gets low marks from voters on race relations. 

He’s also had to endure the publication

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Coronavirus positive: Good news round up

Undated handout photo issued by St Moritz Hotel & Spa of individual striped beach huts near Rock, Cornwall, where the hotel has been building a purpose-built socially distanced restaurant believed to be the first of its kind. - St Moritz Hotel & Spa
Undated handout photo issued by St Moritz Hotel & Spa of individual striped beach huts near Rock, Cornwall, where the hotel has been building a purpose-built socially distanced restaurant believed to be the first of its kind. – St Moritz Hotel & Spa

News of socially distanced dining to end the week, with what is thought to be the UK’s first purpose-built socially distant restaurant.

St Moritz Hotel & Spa,

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