Category Archives: Parks and Recreation

New England Municipal Government News Headlines

Recent news stories related to municipal government in New England (and issues being faced on the local level) include these articles: CT: Petition started to make Stafford Town Hall more accessible to handicapped (Journal Inquirer, Manchester) ME: Freeport hopes to … Continue reading

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Recreation Idea Starter: Lunch Time Bootcamp

The Bethel, CT, Parks and Recreation Department is offering a Lunch Time Bootcamp on Fridays from 6 December through 31 January (12:15-1:00 PM). This class is designed to get participants ready for the weekend through a variety of exercises designed … Continue reading

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New England Municipal Government News Headlines

Recent news stories related to municipal government in New England (and issues being faced on the local level) include these articles: CT: Drama over Bethel holiday displays could be wrapped up (The News-Times) ME: Vets honored in Lewiston with color … Continue reading

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New England Municipal Government News Headlines

Recent news stories related to municipal government in New England (and issues being faced on the local level) include these articles: CT: Solar project proposed off Short Hills Road in Old Lyme raises conservation concerns (The Day, New London) ME: … Continue reading

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Recreation Idea Starter: Morning Motivators

The Wallingford, CT, Parks & Recreation Department offers Morning Motivators, a variety of fitness classes over three days of the week. Each day has a general area of focus with variety and challenge designed to keep it fun, motivating, and … Continue reading

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Local Parks Are A Popular Spot for People of All Ages to Volunteer

Four in five adults (80%) look to their local parks and recreation for family-friendly, community volunteer opportunities, according to a newly released National Recreation and Park Association (NRPA) poll. Millennials lead the way in terms of their volunteerism (87%), compared … Continue reading

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New England Municipal Government News Headlines

Recent news stories related to municipal government in New England (and issues being faced on the local level) include these articles: CT: Wallingford BOE may revise regulations on homeless students (Record-Journal, Meriden) ME: Scarborough comfort canine to provide ‘paw-sitive’ reinforcement … Continue reading

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