Park Place Dealerships Donate $30,000 to the Boys and Girls Club

The Park Place Dealerships celebrated Mayfest by giving back to the community and donating $30,000 to the Boys & Girls Club. “The Boys & Girls Clubs in Collin, Dallas, and Tarrant County provide incredible programs to young people in their respective communities,” said Anam Ali Hashambhai, marketing director for Park Place Dealerships.
Oklahoma Statefamilytravelgo.com

20+ Family Fun Things to do in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Throughout my life Tulsa has continued to grow and improve. Living near Tulsa I’ve seen the city constantly add new things over the years. Here’s our list of our favorite Family Fun Things to do in Tulsa with Kids. 20. Enjoy Animals at the Tulsa Zoo. The Tulsa Zoo is...
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Chamber offers volunteer opportunities for students

Happy July to everyone! First, I want to thank Jarrett Baker, an upcoming senior attending Saxony Lutheran High School, for volunteering at the office. Jarrett will be able to include these hours on his application for the Chamber’s scholarship to be awarded in the spring. Are you a junior or senior from Perry County? The Chamber promotes volunteering and would love to have you volunteer at the office or our events. Seniors, please check with your school counselor in the fall to get your application.
Huntingdon, PAhuntingdondailynews.com

Skating gains interest

An avid skateboarder hopes to bring his love for the sport to Huntingdon County youth. Cuong Lieng, a San Diego, California native, has been skateboarding for 30 years. Lieng was a competitive skateboarder with sponsors of his own when he traveled the world skateboarding, including all over Europe and South America.
Strasburg, VANorthern Virginia Daily

Crowds flock to late Mayfest

Strasburg celebrated Mayfest this year, albeit this time in July. The delay didn’t keep away the crowds that gathered downtown Saturday for the parade, kids activities, music, fried food and arts and crafts. Hundreds of people staked their spots along King Street for the parade of emergency vehicles, farm tractors, pageant winners and political figures. The parade lasted about a half hour.
Strasburg, VAtheriver953.com

Strasburg held Mayfest this past weekend

Strasburg decided to hold Mayfest this past weekend amid the other celebrations. The celebration brought hundreds of people into the town to enjoy live bands, exhibits and parade. The event was canceled twice last year and postponed this year. Mayfest was not just postponed but instead of the usual three...
Indiana StateEvening Star

Festival fun set to return in northeast Indiana

You can almost smell the popcorn, taste the ice cream, the greasy but good fair food and hear the crack and screech of fireworks. Many area festivals and fairs are slated to return in 2021 after COVID-19 wiped out most events a year ago. “Things are definitely happening in LaGrange...
Tulsa, OKpublicradiotulsa.org

FFA Convention Could Bring $8.9 Million To Tulsa

The annual Oklahoma Future Farmers of America convention could bring as much as $8.9 million to Tulsa. That’s according to Tulsa Regional Tourism President Ray Hoyt. “It really does change the economy and makes Tulsa more prosperous,” said Hoyt. Hoyt described direct and indirect costs. Direct costs are things immediately...

Park Place Donates $30,000 to Boys and Girls Clubs

Park Place Dealerships celebrated Mayfest with a special promotion to give back to the community. Each of the eight Park Place Dealerships in North Texas committed to make a donation to their area Boys & Girls Club for every car sold throughout the month of May. Park Place recently donated a combined $30,000 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Dallas, Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Tarrant County, and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Collin County.
Strasburg, VANorthern Virginia Daily

Strasburg Museum opens

The Strasburg Museum will reopen for the season at 10 a.m. on July 2. Hours each weekend are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday. The museum will be celebrating Mayfest on July 3. The 2021 commemorative pottery auction will begin at 9 a.m. Only 50 Eberly vases will be available at $30 each. Last year’s bell inkwell and previous Mayfest commemorative pots will also be sold at $30 each.
Strasburg, VANorthern Virginia Daily

This Weekend: July 2

Seven Bends State Park in Woodstock will offer the following activities this weekend at the picnic shelter, 1191 Lupton Road:. • Get hooked on fishing: 9-10:30 a.m. today, open to all ages. Registration: https://tinyurl.com/a44jj7hj. • Meet a beekeeper: 8:30-9:30 a.m. Saturday. Registration: https://tinyurl.com/5s2c6kx9. Mayfest. The Strasburg Mayfest will be held...
Shenandoah County, VANorthern Virginia Daily

Strasburg Mayfest returns to kick off long weekend

After taking a year off, Strasburg Mayfest is back for a two-day extravaganza planned for Independence Day weekend. The family-friendly festival in downtown Strasburg will be held Friday and Saturday, followed by the town's July Fourth event on Sunday, said Olivia Hilton, the town’s interim director of community development. Organized...
Front Royal, VANorthern Virginia Daily

Community News: June 30

Front Royal-Warren County Relay for Life sponsors bingo games every Wednesday at the Front Royal Volunteer Fire Department on Commerce Avenue. Doors open at 5 p.m. and early-bird games start at 6:30 p.m. Tips will be available for sale and concessions will be sold. Film festival. The Shenandoah Youth Film...