The death of a colleague's son has spurred lawmakers in the often anti-regulation Kansas to toughen the state's inspection requirements for amusement parks. Republican Gov. Sam Brownback said he plans … Click to Continue »
Gorgeous views of the LA skyline and sprawling lawns perfect for picnicking Park-poor Los Angeles gained a new gem over the weekend with the reopening of the madeover Los Angeles State Historic Park in Chinatown just off Metro’s Gold...Show More Summary
Mosul’s forlorn little zoo, a collection of rusted cages in a park near the Tigris River, was abandoned by its keepers in October, as the Iraqi Army began to liberate the city from the Islamic State. For three months, the zoo was a staging ground for ISIS fighters. Show More Summary
State Library of Queensland has an extensive collection of historical maps of Queensland, some of which have been digitised and can be viewed online. This real estate map from 1926 advertises 102 allotments of land for sale at the Tarana Estate in Brisbane suburb of Holland Park. The allotments were situated along Logan Road, Holland Road, Barter... Read more
The renovated park offers a new chance for L.A. to interact with its nature and history. [ more › ]
April 23 (Reuters) - A new multi-purpose 5,000-seater stadium is to be built at Melbourne Park as part of efforts aimed at keeping the Australian Open grand slam tennis tournament at its current site, Victoria state treasurer Tim Pallas said on Sunday.
Race: The second running of the Calusa Palooza, organized by the College of Life Foundation and sanctioned by the ACADate it happened: 22 April 2017Location: Koreshan State Park on the Estero River in Estero, FL. It's an area with an...Show More Summary
Hundreds of people from every corner of Los Angeles County — along with the state’s top political leadership and the chief of a Los Angeles Native American tribe — celebrated Saturday morning the opening of California’s newest state park, situated on a former rail yard with a stunning view of the...
Montana is known internationally for such recreational jewels as Glacier and Yellowstone national parks, but Native Americans say the state is losing an opportunity by failing to develop and promote … Click to Continue »
BUENA PARK – Riders were spun up in the air, turned upside down and spun around on the new “Sol Spin” ride at Knott’s Berry Farm. The farm quietly opened the new thrill ride Friday, after getting the okay from state inspectors. Construction for the new ride started in the fall last year, at the […]
Judge Sheila Abdus-Salaam, whose body was found in the Hudson River last week, was captured in surveillance footage walking around in Riverbank State Park.
The 34-acre Chinatown park reopens Saturday For over three years, Angelenos have anxiously awaited the reopening of Los Angeles State Historic Park, an expansive 34-acre park in Chinatown, at the edge of Downtown. Tomorrow is the day—it...Show More Summary
The Great Lawn has of capacity for 15,000 people—the largest open space of any park in L.A. [ more › ]
As National Geographic celebrates National Park Week, explore some of the United States’ iconic national parks from a different perspective.
This morning, I joined my wife, daughter and grandson for a hike at Roxborough State Park, southwest of Metro Denver. Adorned with spectacular rock formations from the Cretaceous, Permian and Pennsylvanian Periods, it is one of the most scenic preserves in Colorado.Though rain was threatening, we completed a two mile loop through the Park. Show More Summary
Tesla has issued a voluntary recall of some 53,000 Model S and Model X vehicles because the parking brake may remain stuck and engaged. This marks the electric vehicle automaker's first recall of 2017. Green Car Reports states the vehicles potentially affected by the sticking parking brake were built between February and October of 2016; 31,000 of...
Police in Las Vegas say one man was shot and another was arrested after a fight and a shooting in a parking lot outside a state welfare and unemployment claims … Click to Continue »
Solairedirect, a company owned by French utility Engie, recently won rights to develop a 250-megawatt solar power project in the Kadapa solar power park being developed in the state of Andhra Pradesh Engie Subsidiary Wins 250 Megawatt...Show More Summary
There are 26 Kansas state parks just waiting for you to explore, and it won’t be more fun or affordable than it will be on May 6, 2017. This post Calling All Kansas Campers! Come Enjoy The Great Outdoors appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
Los Angeles on Saturday marks Earth Day by opening vital green space in the city’s heart and, in so doing, reclaiming historic roots that for a century lay forgotten under freight yards and industrial pollution. The new Los Angeles State Historic Park occupies acreage just north of Chinatown between...