Parks and Recreation

'Lego Movie 2: The Second Part' will have twice the Chris Pratt

At Comic-Con Saturday, <i>The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part</i> star Chris Pratt commented on the way his character's journey from unassuming everyman to …

Lego

Oregon bans campfires, open flames at all state parks

Oregon has banned campfires and open flames at all state parks following Gov. Kate Brown's wildfire emergency declaration this week.<p>The …

Forests

Bon Jovi tribute band Slippery When Wet rocks Hunterdon County

The Music Under the Stars concert season at Deer Path Park continued with Bon Jovi tribute band Slippery When Wet on July 19, 2018.

Music

Comic-Con 2018: Rise Of The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Gets Wild First Trailer

Although the future of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles series on the big screen is uncertain following the failure of the most recent movie, fans have got the animated show <i>Rise Of The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles</i> to look forward to. The first trailer has been revealed at San Diego Comic-Con.<p>The …

TV

Letter: Pairing Library Commission with Parks and Rec doesn’t make sense

I am a resident of Cupertino for over 40 years and read Tara Sreekrishnan letter to the editor in the July 20 Cupertino Courier with interest.<p>The …

Recreation

2 Syringes Found At Park Playground In Sherman Oaks

<b>SHERMAN OAKS (CBSLA)</b> — Parents are unnerved Friday after two syringes were found at a Sherman Oaks park playground.<p>One syringe was initially found at …

Sherman Oaks

Denver homeless often near Capitol at night, but unclear which agency might deal with issue

DENVER -- While many passersby may not know what it is, the Colorado Veterans Monument at Lincoln Park is in plain sight across the street from the …

Homelessness

Jodie Foster, Wanda Sykes, and Tig Notaro Vie to Play Batgirl

In honor of Comic-Con and the upcoming <i>Batgirl</i> movie, a few of our favorite out performers auditioned for the role on a segment on <i>Conan</i>, including …

LGBTQI

Here's 13 minutes of Aubrey Plaza casually terrorizing celebrity interviewers 

Aubrey Plaza’s droll sense of humor helped cut the sometimes-twee sensibilities of <i>Parks And Recreation</i>, and she’s gone further afield as the gonzo …

Offbeat News

Bees sting tree-cutting parks worker several hundred times as he hangs upside-down

A swarm of bees stung a New Hampshire tree cutter several hundred times Thursday as he dangled upside-down mid-air, authorities said.<p>The unidentified …

New Hampshire

Lincoln Yards Redevelopment Could Bring New Life To Chicago River

<b>CHICAGO (CBS)–</b>Skyscrapers towering 70 stories above the Chicago River’s North Side are part of a developer’s plans to bring new life to the area …

Skyscrapers

Trump's Great Falls visit cost local and state agencies nearly $80K

GREAT FALLS — President Donald Trump's visit earlier this month to Great Falls cost local, county and state agencies about $80,000.<p>The Great Falls …

Donald Trump

Saguaro cacti tagged with neon green spray paint on popular Cave Creek trail

CAVE CREEK, Ariz. - It's a sight that would probably break the heart of most Valley residents.<p>Several of the state's most iconic cacti were found …

National Parks

Wildfire caused by lightning at Silver Creek State Park 80 percent contained

SILVERTON, OR (KPTV) -<p>Fire authorities say a blaze that broke out at Silver Falls State Park last week is 80 percent contained and remains at 27 …

Oregon

Woodstock National Night Out Returns Aug. 7

The Police Department's annual event, which is free and open to the public, will be held at the Park at City Center.<p>WOODSTOCK, GA -- The Woodstock …

Emergency Medicine

Greenwich Parks & Rec Preps 2018 Fall Sports Programs

Baseball, soccer, pickleball and field hockey are scheduled.<p><b>From Greenwich Parks & Recreation:</b> Greenwich Recreation is excited to announce that the …

Recreation

Lake County Parks Department celebrates 50th anniversary

The Lake County Parks Department marked its 50th anniversary at one of its newest parks.<p>Chris Landgrave, chief operating officer, said Lake County Parks started with Lemon Lake County Park and now has more than 7,000 acres of park land, including Bellaboo’s Play & Discovery Center in Lake …

Employment

Dirt, Depression, and Childhood Obesity: Why Kids Need More Time Outside

It’s safe to say that technology has a grip on the youth like never before. From iPads to cell phones, it is safe to say our children are growing up …

Physical Education

Video: Guide to Steelers' training camp

Tribune-Review staff writer Madasyn Czebiniak has your 2018 Steelers' training camp guide. Watch the video for some tips on where to get autographs …

Pittsburgh

Cranberry To Hold Meeting On Water Safety Measures

Township officials are concerned about the high number of water rescues at the Cranberry Community Waterpark.<p>CRANBERRY TOWNSHIP, PA - The township …

Swimming Pools

Lifeguards Wanted At Basking Ridge Pools

Bernards Township is currently accepting applications for lifeguards at both Pleasant Valley Pool and the Summer Recreation Program.<p>BASKING RIDGE, NJ …

Recreation

12 celebrities you forgot guest-starred on 'Parks and Recreation'

Since "Parks and Recreation" ended in 2013, the workplace comedy has joined the halls of TV fame alongside other binge-worthy comedies such as "The Office," "30 Rock," and "Arrested Development."<p>The show lasted seven seasons and centered on a group of co-workers at a small Parks and Recreation …

Entertainment

Popular Lolly & YoYo To Perform Free Show Thursday In Doylestown

A free series of summer shows for kids concludes Thursday in Doylestown with an interactive play performance by the popular Lolly & YoYo.<p>A free …

Yoyo

Missouri City celebrating Parks and Recs Month with fun activities for all ages

Image 1of/3<p>Caption<p>Close<p>Missouri City is celebrating National Parks and Recreation Month with a variety of fun and festive events and activities …

City Politics

All Philly Public Pools Hosting 'Free Swims' As Heat Hits City

With hot days ahead in city, the Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Department is opening all public pools on a free swim schedule.<p>PHILADELPHIA – With …

Recreation

Burbank Parks and Recreation tries to maintain service levels during the summer

The six-month hiring freeze throughout Burbank’s city departments has department heads thinking hard about their core services.<p>As the city continues to figure out how to get out of its recurring deficit, each department head has been doing what they can to maintain service levels.<p>Keeping the …

Recreation

Summer Camp-Themed Games & Food Trucks: Santa Cruz

<b>Friday, July 27, 2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM</b><p>San Lorenzo Park, 137 Dakota Ave., Santa Cruz, California 95060<p>From the City of Santa Cruz:<p>"Join us for a …

Santa Cruz

Parks & Recreation Has New Home At Susi Q Center

If you're looking for Parks and Recreation, it's time to find them at their new home!<p>LAGUNA BEACH, CA — Parks and Recreation department staff have …

Laguna Beach

area lake

Plenty of Nebraska state parks and recreation areas have playgrounds, but soon kids and adults will get a chance to tackle one on the water.<p>A …

Omaha

Shenandoah pool closed until Saturday afternoon

(Shenandoah) -- Due to a "small accident," the Wilson Aquatic Center in Shenandoah has been shut down until Saturday afternoon.<p>That's according to a …

Shenandoah