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  1. Karen ChenRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Inside Bay Area

    Fremont figure skater Karen Chen moved up four spots after the free skate Friday to finish eighth at the Junior World Championships in Tallinn, Estonia. Chen, 15, was 12th after the short program but improved to score 157.30 points, which still was 28 points from reaching the podium.


  2. Canada's Roman Sadovsky goes into free skate at world juniors 13th placeRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    Canada's Roman Sadovsky was 13th in the men's short program at the world junior figure skating championships Friday. The 15-year-old from Vaughan, Ont., scored 66.36 points.


  3. Sport Stafford Borough Awards night presenters Jenny Moore and Andy WestonRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Staffordshire Newsletter

    "GET Stafford in Rio," was the message after another celebration of sporting success at the Sport Stafford Borough Awards last week. Ten new champions were crowned at the showpiece event County Showground, and with potential Olympians among the winners, there is a strong hope that next year, Stafford athletes could follow in the footsteps of 2012 winners Lizzie Neave, Alison Williamson and Jessica Luke.


  4. March Media Madness 2015: The Reilly RegionRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Big Lead

    Keith Olbermann is a man obsessed by justice and decency. Penn State fans were unfazed by it in pursuit of their long lost football wins.


  5. W.I. Dick duo medal at Canada Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    The W.I. Dick Middle School students are both Canada Winter Games medalists, following some strong performances recently in Prince George, B.C. Cracking Team Ontario's men's gymnastics squad at the tender age of 12, Ioannis had a few butterflies heading into competition against competitors up to five years his senior. One of just four pre-teens in the 36-gymnast field, Ioannis highlighted his trip with an eighth-place tie on rings - narrowly missing a spot in the individual finals - and was part of Team Ontario's overall golden finish.


  6. Town of Lysander is officially out of the ice skating businessRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2012 | The Post-Standard

    The town of Lysander has spent more than $2 million since 1992 to own and operate an ice arena, but the town is now officially out of the ice skating business. The town sold the arena to Home Ice 1, LLC for $550,000.


  7. Mosinee Elementary Students Use Art, Technology to Research HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WSAW

    Webster's Dictionary defines "hero" as "a prominent or central personage taking an admirable part in any remarkable action or event;" and "a person regarded as a model of noble qualities." At Mosinee Elementary School, second graders are learning more about some famous people defining their own heroes.


  8. Winter Games comingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago |

    In less than a year from now, as many as 2,000 athletes, coaches, managers, and officials from across BC will parade in the opening ceremony for the Penticton 2016 BC Winter Games. The games showcase the province's best young developing athletes.


  9. Olympics organizers promise to leave a pool in Franklin Park, but at what cost?Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Universal Hub

    If Boston gets the 2024 Olympics, backers say they would fulfill part of their goal of making permanent improvements to venues by leaving behind a new swimming pool in Franklin Park after the end of the modern pentathlon planned for the park. The pool would go next to White Stadium, which would undergo a major renovation as a venue for both the pentathlon - whose athletes compete in five separate sports - and for equestrian events.


  10. Girdwood's Messing goes Canadian for figure skatingRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Girdwood figure skater Keegan Messing returned to his roots last weekend -- he performed two solo numbers in the 45th annual Rondy on Ice, a show the 23-year-old has performed in since he was a little guy just learning to skate. After participating for years in the U.S. Figure Skating Championships -- where he had four straight top-10 senior men's finishes from 2009-12 -- Messing competed in Canada's national championships in January and grabbed fifth place.


  11. Canada's Seguin, Bilodeau earn silver in pairs at world juniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    Canada's Julianne Seguin and Charlie Bilodeau won the silver medal in pairs at the world junior figure skating championships on Thursday to cap a stellar junior season. Seguin, from Longueuil, Que., and Bilodeau, from Trois-Pistoles, Que., scored a personal best 176.32 points to finish second behind Xiaoyu Yu and Yang Jin of China .


  12. Penticton enters final year of preparation for B.C. Winter GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Penticton Western

    With less than a year to go before the B.C. Winter Games arrive in Penticton, organizers are looking for a little help from the community. Erin Manning and Zack Kuechle were two of the young curlers at the Penticton curling rink March 5 for a ceremony marking one year to go before the start of the 2016 B.C. Winter Games in Penticton.


  13. Piedmont skater competing in world junior championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    A little more than a decade ago, Annie Shum brought her 6-year-old son, Kevin, to the Oakland Ice Center. For both, it was a win-win situation.


  14. Edwards and PangRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Burnaby Now

    Figure skaters Madeline Edwards and ZhaoKai Pang are currently sixth after the short program at the ISU world junior ice dance championships Photograph By Lisa King Figure skaters Madeline Edwards and ZhaoKai Pang are currently sixth after the short program at the ISU world junior ice dance championships Leanne Lee of Burnaby teamed with 16-year-old Michael Luo for a bronze medal in the mixed table tennis doubles at the Canada Winter Games in Prince George last week. Lee, 13, also earned a second third-place medal for B.C. with Vancouver's Ivy Liao and Natasha Lan Carr-Harris in the girls' team event.


  15. Know a Ranger: Harry HowellRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Blueshirt Banter

    Most of the 50's and 60's were not kind years for the New York Rangers hockey club. High player turnover, poor managerial decisions, practice facilities designed for figure skating, and rodeos, dog shows and circuses at MSG contributed to many disappointing seasons for the second class Rangers.


  16. Video: Burnsville Ice Center's "Learn To Skate"Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago |

    Burnsville Ice Center's "Learn to Skate" program is specifically designed to assist skaters of all ages to enhance their skating skills. Burnsville's "Learn to Skate Program" at the Burnsville Ice Center has classes for beginners, figure skating and hockey tracks.


  17. Weyburn hosts provincial competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Weyburn This Week

    Local skater, Hallie Bourassa, a member of the Weyburn Skating Club, performed in the provincial Jean Norman Skating competition held in Weyburn February 27 - March 1. Local skater, Hallie Bourassa, a member of the Weyburn Skating Club, performed in the provincial Jean Norman Skating competition held in Weyburn February 27 - March 1. Over 400 skaters, from across the province, participated in the annual provincial Jean Norman Skating competition, held in Weyburn February 27 to March 1. The three-day competition was held at Crescent Point Place and Tom Zandee Sports Arena and was hosted by the Weyburn Skating Club.


  18. Breezy Point Figure Skating Club to host show March 21-22 6 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pequot Lakes Echo

    The Breezy Point FIgure Skating Club, with the Learn to Skate Academy, will present an annual skating show, Into the Wild, at 6 p.m. Saturday, March 21, and 1 p.m. Sunday, March 22, at the Breezy Point Ice Arena.


  19. The Heidi Chronicles Star Ali Ahn on Teaching Herself Gymnastics, Geeking Out & Keeping Her Day JobRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Broadway

    A vibrant Broadway debut as Susan Johnston, the outspoken best friend of Heidi Holland in the new revival of Wendy Wasserstein's The Heidi Chronicles . Ahn has appeared off-Broadway in Sugar House and Twelfth Night and on screen in Liberal Arts, Blue Bloods, White Collar, Ugly Betty and Louie .


  20. GoLocalProv | News | Kwan Among Four Named by Raimondo to RI Arts CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Go Local

    Governor Gina Raimondo has announced that Michelle Kwan, Kate Blacklock, Carmen Diaz-Jusino and Loren Spears have been appointed to the Rhode Island State Council of the Arts . The four names will now be submitted to the Rhode Island State Senate for confirmation.