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Olympic Motivation Strong for South Korea's Women

6 hours agoSports / Golf : On Par

With Park In-bee's victory at the North Texas Shootout on Sunday South Korean golfers have won seven of the first 11 LPGA Tour events this season and the world number two says the battle for a spot on the Korean Olympic team is driving them hard.

One Square Mile: The Shepherd’s Inn

Between night and day, between Centennial Olympic Park and the county jail, Jimmy Rivas is praying. He and his coworkers have agreed to spend one year within these walls, recovering from alcohol or other drugs. In five minutes, they will serve breakfast.

I Heart My National Park: Olympic

Encompassing 1,441 square miles of Washington's Olympic Peninsula, Olympic National Park invites visitors to explore three distinct ecosystems: subalpine forest and wildflower meadow; temperate forest; and the rugged Pacific shore. Because...Show More Summary

On Animal Deaths and Human Anxieties

At first light on June 4, 2013, Steve Fradkin, a National Park Service ecologist, led a small team down a gravel strand called Beach 4 on Washington’s Olympic coast. The group’s destination was a rocky bench known—fatefully, it would turn out—as Starfish Point. Show More Summary

Sweetwater 420 Fest 2015 Day 2: Cage the Elephant, Primus

BY YVONNE ZUSEL The second day of Sweetwater 420 Festival might have seen only a few drizzles of rain, but the damage was already done — Centennial Olympic Park turned into a giant mud pit after...

Sweetwater 420 Fest 2015 Day 1: Snoop Dogg, Thievery Corporation

The first day of Sweetwater 420 Fest at Centennial Olympic Park in Atlanta kicked off with a whole lot of rain. But if there’s one thing Atlanta festivalgoers are used to, it’s experiencing their live...

Pouring Yourself into the SweetWater 420 Fest? Der Biergarten is Only a Hefeweizen Away

SweetWater 420 Fest 2015 fills Centennial Olympic Park with beer and wine, 45 bands, an artist market, comedy acts and sustainability facts over the dates of Friday, April 17 through Sunday, April 19. To attend, buy a swanky wristband here. Show More Summary

SweetWater 420 Fest aims big with Snoop Dogg, 311, the Wailers, Primus and more headed to Centennial Olympic Park

BY MELISSA RUGGIERI Until last year, the SweetWater 420 Fest gained its reputation as an annual neighborhood gathering in Candler Park, a small-time shindig with some tunes and brews. But for its 10th anniversary in...

MM: Remembering Fatal Fire, Whistleblower Gives to CSD, and ATL Neighborhood Names

Fatal Avondale fire remembered one year later [AJC] Decatur woman who won whistleblower lawsuit gives thousands to CSD [Decaturish] Slideshow of proposed $46 million makeover for Centennial Olympic Park [ABC] Cracking the code on Atlanta’s...Show More Summary

MM: Chick-Fil-A Seeking Man Who Dropped Cash, Centennial Park Revamp, and 6 Bookstores

Decatur Chick-Fil-A looking for man who dropped hundreds of dollars on floor [11Alive] $46 million proposed to remake Centennial Olympic Park [ABC] Expect delays this summer as crews “retire” gas line in Decatur [Decaturish] Flock to the Woodlands in April [Decatur Minute] 6 bookstores to make you forget the e-reader [CL] Photo courtesy of Little […]

First Slice 4/10/15: Centennial Olympic Park could get a $46.5 million makeover

Centennial Olympic Park is about to turn 20 years old, and the Georgia World Congress Center Authority (GWCCA) thinks it's time for a makeover. The state agency hopes to raise $46.5 million to fund major improvements, including adding...Show More Summary

Brazilians Protest Eviction for Olympics Preparations

Residents of a squatter settlement gathered in protest, blocking a main road in Rio de Janeiro, after authorities announced they’d be evicted and their homes demolished to make way for the Olympic Park for the 2016 games.

DevelopmentWatch: Yet Another Condo/Hotel High-Rise on the Way in South Park

Another day, another parking lot going down in South Park—gears are finally turning on plans for a new mixed-use building at the corner of Olympic Boulevard and Eleventh Street (across the street from LA Live and on-its-way Fig Central),...

Rio residents protest Olympic eviction with road block

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) - Residents of a squatter settlement in Brazil marked for demolition to make way for the Olympic Park protested against eviction on Wednesday, blocking a main road into Rio de Janeiro during morning rush-hour traffic.

Two giant slides are coming to London

LONDON — The capital's basically turning into one giant playground. First we had the grown-up ball pit, then there was the news about a pop-up pignic planned for May, and this weekend the Orbit in the Olympic Park is getting filled with...Show More Summary

Wednesday WindDown Returns to Centennial Olympic Park 4/1-9/30

Get ready to wind down every Wednesday with Wednesday WindDown as it returns to Centennial Olympic Park on April 1st. Relax with a wonderful lineup of everything from jazz to contemporary music performed by favorite local and national touring acts. The events will take place at the Southern Company Amphitheater in Centennial Park every wednesday of […]

Kids - Kids in the Park

03-24 Apr Keep your kids entertained these April school holidays with a huge range of sporty or creative attractions around the Sydney Olympic Park. Soccer enthusiasts...

Sport & Outdoor - Million Paws Walk 2015

Sun 17 May Team up with your fluffy friend down at Sydney Olympic Park for a day of furry festivities in the name of ending cruelty towards animals and finding...

London News Roundup

2 months agoEngland / London : Londonist

A new 9/11 sculpture in the Olympic Park.

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