Competitive Skating Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Buffalo startup On-Core Golf wants to change the gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Art Voice

    Sitting on a large wooden desk amidst OnCore Golf's large, spacious office in the heart of the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus' Innovation Center is a golf ball. Its exterior is not unlike the countless ones you've driven into the oblivion of your local course.

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  2. Symphony on Ice Returns to the Ohio Valley Dec. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | The Intelligencer

    After a recession-linked six-year hiatus, the Symphony on Ice will return to the ice at WesBanco Arena on Dec. 2. "The economy of this valley has completely transformed itself in the past five years or so, and I am confident this community will support" the Symphony on Ice, said Paul T. Tucker, event sponsor and Wheeling Symphony Orchestra board member. Tucker has championed the revival of the music and ice skating extravaganza, which first was produced in Wheeling in the late 1990s and ran for about 10 years.

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  3. Disney On Ice: Visual splendor in 'Treasure Trove'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Chattanooga Times Free Press

    Nathan Miller wanted to play hockey, until he realized he'd meet more girls as a figure skater.

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  4. Goleta Ice Rink Project to Finally Break Ground After 11 Years of FundraisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Noozhawk

    Greater Santa Barbara Ice Skating Association secures enough donations and a loan to begin building the $11 million facility this month The planned Goleta ice rink will start construction in two weeks now that it has enough donation funding and a construction loan for the capital cost, according to the nonprofit spearheading the effort. After 11 years of fundraising, the Greater Santa Barbara Ice Skating Association announced Wednesday that it is planning to break ground on a Goleta ice rink facility later this month.

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  5. Worcester Academy's Munger driven for successRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... graduating from Doherty High, and her father, Bruce, played hockey at Bowdoin. Munger plans to give up competitive skating once she heads to college. "I'll definitely miss it," she said, "but your body can only take the pounding for so many years." ...

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  6. Future of Ice in Paradise is NowRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Edhat

    The Greater Santa Barbara Ice Skating Association has secured construction financing and projected groundbreaking is November 20, 2014. They have sufficient pledges and donations to begin construction and have secured financing allowing this project to move forward.

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  7. Disney puts its hit movie 'Frozen' on iceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | New York Daily News

    Figure skating enthusiast and "Frozen" fan Naomi Sacks - the 10-year-old daughter of Daily News deputy film editor Ethan Sacks - reviews the new Disney on Ice live action show based on the hit movie. For the opening area show of "Disney on Ice Presents Frozen," Nassau Coliseum was really packed, considering Tuesday is a school night.

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  8. Martinez pays tribute to his mom on his birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | ABS-CBN News

    A birthday cake topped with a figure skate shoe and a performance by Florante were among the tributes given to Asia's golden boy of figure skating. Olympic hero Michael Martinez celebrated his 18th birthday with friends and supporters, including his siblings, at Gerry's Grill in Artesia on Tuesday night, his actual birthday.

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  9. Ex-Disney Marketing Executive Reveals on-the-Job Hookups, Threesomes With Porn StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Hollywood Reporter

    Josh Sabarra, who also worked at Miramax and New Line and now heads his own PR company, dishes major dirt on how he paid for male escorts and a TV personality who was so drunk she fished a $100 bill out of the toilet in his new coming-out memoir, 'Porn Again' Josh Sabarra , a former marketing executive at Disney and Miramax who now heads his own PR company, isn't the typical, risk-averse publicist. Sabarra, 39, dishes major dirt in Porn Again , his just-published coming-out memoir.

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  10. Move Before You're Ready: Get Started Without Being an "Expert"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 5 | Lifehacker

    All our lives, people have told us to learn everything about something before trying it in the "real world". Yet this fast paced world demands that we move before we know everything about a subject.

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  11. Skylands Ice World Offers Teachers' Convention ActivitiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 4 | TheAlternativePress.com

    HARDYSTON, NJ With schools closed on Thursday and Friday for Teachers' Convention, Skylands Ice World is offering some additional daytime activities to keep the children busy. Scheduled for both Thursday and Friday there are opportunities for those interested in hockey, figure skating and simply skating for fun.

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  12. BEIJING: Sony to retain strong China presence despite moves to cut jobsRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Asia News Network

    Analysts expect Sony Corp to continue to have a strong presence in China's smartphone market, despite its announcement last week of plans to reduce its exposure to the world's largest handset market by cutting jobs. Market speculation suggests the Japanese electronics giant is buckling under growing pressure from aggressive Chinese smartphone vendors.

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  13. Big Bad Voodoo Daddy to headline Memorial's 2015 PremierRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center's marquee event, the 11th annual Premier, will swing, jive and hop to the music of Big Bad Voodoo Daddy. Big Bad Voodoo Daddy has built a loyal following through relentless touring and an impressive discography that includes the platinum-selling album "Americana Deluxe" and follow-ups "This Beautiful Life," "Save My Soul" and "Everything You Want for Christmas."

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  14. Kim Yu-na to Promote Pyeongchang Winter OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Chosun Ilbo

    Figure skating icon Kim Yu-na has been appointed a promotional ambassador for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, the organizing committee said Wednesday. Previously, Choo Shin-soo of the Texas Rangers and ballerina Kang Soo-jin were also named promotional ambassadors for the quadrennial sporting event.

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  15. Shayne's hockey start in South FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Philly.com

    When Shayne Gostisbehere took his seat aboard the Flyers' chartered flight bound for Florida yesterday afternoon, marking the launch of his first NHL road trip, it was just another milestone on a journey that began in Montreal in the 1940s. His grandfather, Denis Brodeur, grew up in Montreal but migrated to the land of opportunity in Florida at age 11 in 1955.

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  16. Stadium board ponders support for non-eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Door Reminder

    Stadium board ponders support for non-events Members approve money to attract events to area, but hold off on Meyer Theatre request Check out this story on greenbaypressgazette.com: http://gbpg.net/1wFRF4l The Stadium District Board wants assurances that Lambeau Field will be available for events such as country music star Kenny Chesney's Goin' Coastal tour stop there in 2011. The Green Bay/Brown County Professional Football Stadium District board approved $47,000 to attract three events to the area, but held off on approving money for Meyer Theatre expansion.

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  17. Recreation tops the list at Trail meetingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The Greater Trail Stingrays team will live to swim another day after Trail council waived the club's $5,760 debt Monday afternoon. When club president Billy Merry spoke to council members during the governance meeting, he outlined the Stingrays' financial challenges following a team split and drop in membership as well as the costly sports pass fees for 17 Rossland swimmers.

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  18. Chinese Hajjis come back home after pilgrimageRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | People's Daily Online

    Muslims come back to China after pilgrimage in Saudi Arabia at Beijing international airport on Oct. 27, 2014. Nearly 14,500 Chinese Muslims went to Mecca for pilgrimage this year.

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  19. Pickering Skating Club launches new websiteRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | DurhamRegion.com

    The new site at www.pickeringskatingclub.ca contains information on not-for-profit learn-to-skate programs for all ages. Skating skills are developed for future hockey and ringette players as well as figure skaters.

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  20. Trail Council throws swim club a financial lifelineRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    The Greater Trail Stingrays team will live to swim another day after Trail council waived the club's $5,760 debt Monday afternoon. When club president Billy Merry spoke to council members during the governance meeting, he outlined the Stingrays' financial challenges following a team split and drop in membership as well as the costly sport pass fees for 17 Rossland swimmers.

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