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By Belleville News-Democrat, Ill. Aug. 6--COLLINSVILLE -- Mine subsidence is causing cracks to appear in the foundation of the Collinsville-Maryville-Troy YMCA.
By Jonathan Brunt, The Spokesman-Review, Spokane, Wash. Aug. 6--County leaders on Tuesday delayed a decision on the possible purchase of the downtown YMCA. City Park Board members have requested that the county buy the YMCA using property taxes collected through the Conservation Futures program.
ADA, Mich., Aug. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- Amway Global and YMCA of the USA announced today that they will work together to expand the reach and impact of the YMCA's efforts to build healthier communities across America.
By Leigh Coleman, The Sun Herald, Biloxi, Miss. Aug. 3--GULFPORT -- Residents of the Gaston Point community said they are reclaiming their neighborhood from the social ills of the area.
By Kimberly Bellamy, The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, N.C. Jul. 30--The Down East Performing Arts of Rocky Mount will sponsor the first annual Teen Summit with actor Bill Cobb as a special guest speaker.
CHICAGO, July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Reader's Digest has awarded YMCA of the USA a grant of $272,000 to support family-centered reading programs in 2008.
Triathlon training clinics: The Bayside Family YMCA is hosting a series of training clinics prior to the Bayside Family YMCA annual Triathlon, which will be held on Aug. 16. These clinics are free to all. Seminars will be held at the Barrington Beach at the end of Bay Road.
By CARY ASPINWALL Get your kids off the couch and exercising Some kids spend all summer outdoors, playing tag or baseball, riding bikes and swimming.
By CHARLOTTE FERRELL SMITH DAILY MAIL STAFF The swimming pool at the YWCA in downtown Charleston that closed in March will not re-open until September, weeks beyond the projected construction completion date. And the YMCA on Hillcrest will close its pool for the month of August.
By Sergy Odiduro, South Florida Sun-Sentinel Jul. 6--Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital YMCA Aquatic Center, a 25-yard, six-lane lap pool with a family lagoon, was recently unveiled. The center at the Greater Hollywood YMCA Family Center is designed to help reduce the incidence of child drownings.
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