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COMMENTARY: Mayor is misleading residents about city's profligate spending

IN A RECENT response in The Free Lance–Star to my columns about Fredericksburg’s coming spending binge, Mayor Mary Katherine Greenlaw declared that the city is not in financial crisis. She backed up her claim with a statement from Moody’s Investment Services. Mayor Greenlaw’s words are misleading. Of course, the city...
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3 Grand Rapids parks slated for improvements, new play equipment

GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- Three Grand Rapids parks are slated to receive improvements with new play equipment, landscaping, picnic tables and more. On Tuesday, Oct. 26, the Grand Rapids commissioners at their Community Development Committee meeting gave initial approval to a construction contract for the work, with the total price of the project being $568,000. Project funds will come from the city’s Parks Millage.
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Junior Pioneers plan park shelter, improvements

The details of a proposed Junior Pioneer Park shelter project were revealed at the Junior Pioneers annual meeting at Turner Hall Friday. The 30 feet by 50 feet shelter is planned to be built next year in time for the park’s 100th anniversary celebration in 2023. The park improvement project estimated to cost $450,000, includes a shelter, kitchen, picnic tables, benches, an information kiosk, ADA (American Disabilities Act) walkways, and restrooms. The organization is excited that members Pat and Loren Kraetz donated $100,000 for the project, a $200,000 matching donation and $35,000 endowment fund for future park maintenance. For more information, visit the Junior Pioneers of New Ulm, Minnesota on Facebook and a number of other online sites including

Solitude forum set to extend Healthy Communities work

A movement to improve the health of West Feliciana residents has led to heightened green spaces at two neighborhood parks and equipment to encourage play, exercise and family engagement. A Solitude Healthy Communities Forum to discuss next steps and listen to resident suggestions starts at 6 p.m. Thursday at Galilee...

Gibson Pond Park Reopening Celebration

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Monday, October 25, 2021. The Town of Lexington will hold a ribbon cutting and community cookout to celebrate the reopening of Gibson Pond Park. Who: The Town of Lexington, Mayor Steve MacDougall and Members of Town Council. What: Ribbon Cutting & Community Cookout (Free hamburgers and...

20 Best Things to Do in Alexandria, MN

Alexandria is an ideal vacation destination that is well-known for its numerous picturesque lakes and astounding natural beauty. Whether you’re looking for adventure or a relaxing vacation, this city has something for everyone. This four-season holiday destination offers countless opportunities for numerous outdoor recreational activities, such as swimming, hiking, biking,...

These Outdoor Picnic Tables Give You Space to Sit and Socialize Any Time of Year

A picnic table is an ideal addition for homeowners who love to host outdoor dinners, BBQs and gatherings of all kinds. If cooking out and spending as much time with friends and family as possible sounds like something you can get on board with, investing in an outdoor picnic table is never going to be a decision you regret. The right table can add a sense of coziness and create a safe haven for enjoying good food, having interesting conversations and bonding with loved ones. However, every household has different needs when talking about the best picnic table. They are available...

4 Best Scenic Hiking Trails On The Oregon Coast

The Oregon Coast has miles of scenic trails for hikers of every skill level. It all depends what kind of adventure you’re looking for and what kind of views you want to soak in. Do you want an easygoing walk on the beach with wide-open views of the crashing waves?...
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Blake’s in Manchester back in business after crash

Plywood is still covering part of the entrance to Blake’s Restaurant and Ice Cream in Manchester after a car crashed into the building last week. But the popular West Side breakfast and lunch spot is open for business. A sign near the street reads: “We are open during construction.” One...

Arrington Vineyards

If you are visiting the Nashville / Franklin, TN area, you NEED to add Arrington Vineyards to your itinerary. I so with there was something like this closer to home for me. Here are 4 things to know before visiting Arrington Vineyards. 1. They are kid friendly. Obviously you have...

6752 W Sample Rd Unit 6752, Coral Springs FL 33067

RENT IN THE FIRST YEAR! Perfect for investors or home buyers! Enter this delightful 1 bedroom 1 bathroom Condo located in a resort style gated community! Beautifully maintained and tile throughout the entire unit. Master bedroom encompasses a huge walk in closet and private balcony with an extra storage closet! This sought-after community features a wonderful resort style Pool, Bar Area, Jacuzzi, Kids Playground with BBQ and picnic tables, Clubhouse with a Business Center, and Basketball Court. Perfectly located close to shopping malls, restaurants, grocery stores. You could even walk or bike to these places! Don t miss out on this wonderful community!

Visiting Parvin State Park

Parvin State Park is a great place to visit with the whole family. Located in Pittsgrove, New Jersey, the park was created in the 1930s. There are plenty of recreational activities to take part in during your visit. There are several parking lots, depending on where you enter. Parvin Grove...

Campfire Storytelling At Grand Vue Thursday

A bonus campfire storytelling event will take place at 7 p.m. Thursday at Moundsville’s Grand Vue Park at Shelter 1 (the Zipline Base Camp). The featured storyteller is local performer Rich Knoblich, well-known for humorous Appalachian-styled yarns and traditional folktales. Knoblich is sponsored by the Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library. All...

5408 Jamboree Drive, Fort Pierce FL 34947

MOVE IN READY,,, LARGE 5/3/2 Capri Floor plan by LGI Homes. This Beautiful one-story home features open floor plan, chef-ready kitchen with beautiful wood cabinets granite countertops plus island bar seating, Appliance package includes energy-efficient appliances. Wood tile floors in you main living area,Walk in closets,window treatments, ceiling fans and recessed lightning, home also features separate laundry room, washer/dryer do not convey. Covered patio overlooking nicely sized back yard. This relaxed community Celebration Pointe also features community pool w/ picnic tables playground and sidewalks. Commuters have easy access to Florida's turnpike and I-95. This home is close to a multitude of beaches, outdoor attractions, entertainment opportunities and much more! Available No.