BEAST Mode Is ON

Schools Get Funds For Fitness

 

BEAST Mode Is ON
BEAST Mode Is ON

PORTSMOUTH — Promoting health and fitness just got a little easier for 10 Seacoast schools.

The Foundation for Seacoast Health and Portsmouth Regional Hospital presented $9,619 to seven schools in New Hampshire and $8,997 to three schools in Maine on Wednesday afternoon.

The hospital and the foundation agreed to match the money raised by each school at a Run, Pedal and Paddle event…

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What's going on…

�BOOKS & BITES, 2 p.m., Community Bookstore, 149 W. Gray St., Elmira. Informal book discussion on books recently read. Open to all. Hosted by the Elmira-Corning Branch of the American Association of University Women. Free. 737-7255.

�”TALKING” WITH BABIES WORKSHOP, 1:30-3:30 p.m., Elmira Fitness Center, 828 Erie St., Elmira. Learn one hundred signs to use with your baby in workshop held t…

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Trustees OK SIUE plans for 25 years…

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The SIU Board of Trustees approved their vision for Southern Illinois University Edwardsville during the next 25 years at a meeting Thursday.

The second stage of the Edwardsville campus’ Facilities Master Plan, which identifies areas for future developments,…

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Get your hands off my elliptical machine…

It’s a new year and I’m supposed to be thinking positively, turning a new leaf and generally snapping out of my morose self-absorbed funk. But, then again, it is January — a month that makes me grumpy. Grumpy and lumpy. And when I’m feeling this way, I like to go to the gym. The same gym I’ve been going to for almost six years now.

I am not ashamed to admit it: I am a regular “gy…

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Introducing … Cindy Albert and Dawn Antosy…

Mother and daughter Cindy A. Albert and Dawn M. Antosy.

Occupation: Cindy: Florist with Sam’s Club, Temple; Dawn: Decorator with Sweet Street Desserts, Reading.

Cindy: I began to exercise in October 2005. I was tired of fad dieting. My blood pressure was up, my cholesterol was high, and I was tired of using pain medication for my arthritis. I also wanted to lose weight and feel bet…

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Wellness scholarships sit on shelf…

Back to Home > News > Saturday, Jan 13, 2007 Nation Posted on Sat, Jan. 13, 2007 email this print this reprint or license this GERRY MELENDEZ/GMELENDEZ@THESTATE.COM Betsy Williamson swims laps in the pool at the Drew Wellness Center on Harden Street. More photos

The city has handed out only 11 of 93 membership scholarships since Columbia’s $7.7 million Drew Wellness Center opened a year …

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The Monitor�s Know-it-All: Janette Acosta, director of Power Kids Gym…

The Monitor’s Know-it-All: Janette Acosta, director of Power Kids Gym

Name: Janette Acosta – Director of “Power Kids Gym” at 600+ GymSpa

Area of Expertise: At 600+ GymSpa we have fully experienced staff. My colleague, Sergio Villarreal, a kinesiology major at University of Texas-Pan American, and I have a background of working with youth for six years.

What she knows: D…

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Seton Hall Unveils New Fitness Center…

President Monsignor Robert Sheeran, Executive Vice President for Administration Sister Paula Marie Buley, Director of Athletics and Recreational Services Joe Quinlan and student government president Phil Carpentier each cut the ribbon marking the official opening of the facility.

“We thank God for this room, it is a part of a great university community,” Monsignor Sheeran said…

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Could Sears Holdings Corp. be a baby Berkshire Hathaway in the making?…

Could Sears Holdings Corp. be a baby Berkshire Hathaway in the making?

Last semester my history professor and I used to stay after class and discuss the market. One discussion between my professor and I prompted her to ask me what stocks do I like right now? I mentioned Sears, and needless to say her reaction was not one that I had hoped for. It struck me right away that she was not up to…

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New fitness centre to open Saturday…

As people throughout Greater Victoria follow through on New Year’s resolutions to get in shape, many of the region’s fitness centres are bustling with activity. However, even the exercise industry has to keep fit and change with the times to stay on top of its own game.

That’s exactly what’s happened to the fitness facility at the Pearkes Recreation Centre, just behind the Tillicu…

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