Trips for Kids TriLakes chapter opens in Branson | News Free

The Branson Parks and Recreation department never fails to offer events and programs to get everyone outdoors.

Their newest free program, a partnership with ‘Trips for Kids’, is designed to get kids on their bikes and outside.

According to a press release from the city of Branson, with the launching of this local chapter, Trips for Kids TriLakes, area youth will be able to sign up for free bike programs

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With vaccinations on the rise, UW opens online portal with eligibility status, appointments | Local Education

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Nursing student Tristan Ruch administers a dose of the COVID-19 vaccine to Luis Torres, a graduate student who is studying MRI research, at Nicholas Recreation Center at UW-Madison in February.

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Members of the University of Wisconsin-Madison community can now check their COVID-19 vaccine eligibility status and make appointments through an online portal, instead of

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BREC summer camp registration opens March 20 | Zachary

BREC offers summer camp registration for East Baton Rouge Parish residents beginning 9 a.m. March 20 and on March 30 for out-of-parish residents. Parents or guardians may register in person at the facility of their choice or online at for all locations.

Summer camp sessions can be reserved online by East Baton Rouge Parish residents with a 50% payment of total session fees with balances due by April 30.

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New Bald Eagle Exhibit opens at Turtle Back Zoo

A ribbon-cutting ceremony for a new Bald Eagle Exhibit at Essex County Turtle Back Zoo was held on Wednesday, March 10.

“We are pleased to open a new and improved Bald Eagle Exhibit in our Wild New Jersey area. This will enhance our visitors’ experience and provide them with a better viewing area to see the bald eagles,” DiVincenzo said.

A new resident of the exhibit will be Freedom, a

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Manitowoc’s Miracle League of the Lakeshore opens 2021 registration

Published 9:10 a.m. CT March 3, 2021


The Mishicot girls basketball team beat Mineral Point 70-66 to capture the WIAA Division 4 state championship Friday at the La Crosse Center

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Miracle League of the Lakeshore opens registration

Registration is now open to both players and community volunteers for the 2021 Miracle League of the Lakeshore season.

Miracle League is a program that

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Watson Clinic opens registration list

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| The Ledger

LAKELAND — A Lakeland health care provider has launched a COVID-19 vaccine waiting list for its patients, but needs more supplies to move forward.  

Watson Clinic announced its own online vaccine registration portal via Facebook and social

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L.A. County opens 5 vaccine sites, plans to reach 20,000 people daily

The Forum in Inglewood, is one of five mass-vaccination sites opening Tuesday, January 19, 2021 in the county.
The Forum in Inglewood is one of five mass vaccination sites opening Tuesday in the county. (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)

Los Angeles County opened five large-scale coronavirus vaccination sites Tuesday morning, with plans to inoculate 20,000 people daily.

The sites are at the Forum in Inglewood, Six Flags Magic Mountain in Valencia, Cal State Northridge, the Fairplex in Pomona and the L.A. County Office of Education’s Downey Education

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New Land Bridge Opens To Help Wildlife, People Safely Cross Texas Parkway

Two portions of a San Antonio park previously separated by a six-lane highway are now connected by a bridge meant to make life easier for both wildlife and human visitors.

The Robert L.B. Tobin Land Bridge opened to the public Friday, according to the City of San Antonio Parks and Recreation Department. The bridge, built over Wurzbach Parkway, connects two portions of the 330-acre Phil Hardberger Park. The park is

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Snowy Range Ski and Recreation Area Opens for the Season | Local News

Wax the skis and snowboards, dig out the ski boots and locate the goggles; it’s time to head to the slopes. Snowy Range Ski and Recreation Area opened for the 2020-2021 season yesterday and is open daily into April, if all goes as planned.

Owners Aaron and Becky Maddox start their 11th season at the ski area with the unveiling of a significant upgrade. The Chute Lift, where once the

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Marc Vetri opens Osteria Fiorella in Las Vegas

Philadelphia restaurateur Marc Vetri has expanded his food ventures in Las Vegas by opening a restaurant similar to Fiorella in South Philly’s Italian Market.

Osteria Fiorella launched in July as a pop-up inside the Red Rock Casino Resort and Spa in Sin City’s Summerlin neighborhood. Now, it’s there on a permanent basis, with dinner service beginning Monday. 

The restaurant takes the concept of Vetri’s hit pasta bar, which took over 

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New Haven opens community learning hubs to help students with remote learning | News

NEW HAVEN, CT (WFSB) – With students in New Haven continuing their online education for another month, New Haven is setting up sites where they can not only get their work done, but have some supervision during the day.

These sites are being called Community Learning Hubs. They will be staffed and have WIFI so students can log into their virtual classrooms.

A handful of community partners have already opened

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Britons await news of air bridges as Europe opens to tourists

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Boris Johnson will today give the go-ahead for pubs, restaurants and galleries to reopen on July 4; and confirm that the two-metre rule will be cut to one, enabling businesses and venues to reopen in the biggest return of freedoms since March 23 when the UK was plunged into lockdown.

What does this mean for hotels, and holidays here in Britain? UK tour operators eagerly await the

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NC’s first alpine coaster opens in Banner Elk. Here’s how to make a weekend out of it

For many of us, we have a lot of angst and energy built up after nearly three months of staying in place and working from home. Our freshly repainted walls and finished projects are already looking old and stale. It’s time for a getaway.

But where can you get away from Charlotte and still stay away from others?

Some of the pictures and videos of the beach and some pools

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