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Art-themed basketball courts arrive at former Dickson Theater location

Photo: Abigail Atkinson Try to think of the very last title you thought you would see on the Flyer today. Understood? Ok there you go. Was it “art-themed basketball courts coming to the former Dickson Theater location?” If so, good job. You would be right (liar). Crews have been working in recent weeks to demolish […]

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Spokane Hoopfest cuts the ribbon on new downtown Spokane basketball courts | News

SPOKANE, WASH – This weekend was supposed to be Spokane Hoopfest weekend, but due to covid things got pushed back to September, but there were still big celebrations today in downtown Spokane to celebrate the greatest basketball weekend on earth. “For the past two years, we haven’t been able to celebrate Hoopfest in the traditional […]

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Bob Cousy Crompton Park Basketball Courts Ribbon Cut Worcester Basketball Celtics Holy Cross

WORCESTER – “Houdini of the Hardwood” was just one of many nicknames given to former Boston Celtics and Holy Cross basketball icon Bob Cousy during his playing career. The NBA Hall of Fame worked its magic again on Friday, headlining a groundbreaking ceremony for recently completed renovations to Crompton Park, including basketball court improvements and […]

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‘Net Day’: Hoopfest staff will replace nets at basketball courts around Spokane on Saturday

The event will also include a dedication ceremony for a new mural on a basketball court, a vaccination clinic and games of skill with prizes. SPOKANE, Wash. – Hoopfest announces this year’s season with its annual Net Day on June 26, 2021. Each year, Hoopfest staff, board, and volunteers gather before the annual event to […]

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15 NYCHA basketball courts will be revamped for the summer

As part of its Safe Summer NYC initiative to combat gun violence, the NYPD is partnering with different groups to renovate basketball courts across the city in public housing estates. Fifteen basketball courts at New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) complexes will be restored by August as part of the program, Mayor Bill de Blasio […]

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Tucson YMCA Secures $ 100,000 Grant to Renovate Basketball Courts | Local news

Devin Booker’s Foundation donated $ 100,000 to the YMCA of Southern Arizona, which will renovate several basketball courts. Rebecca Blackwell, Associated Press Arizona Daily Star The YMCA of Southern Arizona will be upgrading some of its gyms with a $ 100,000 Devin Booker Starting Five grant donation. Three of the Y’s gyms in Tucson are […]

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Falmouth family pay tribute to deceased son on basketball courts

Ryan Rogers of Falmouth died in April at the age of 28. The Ryan Rogers Memorial Courts at Huston School Park pay homage to him. Contribution / The Rogers Family Ryan Rogers’ joy of bringing people together will live at Huston School Park in Falmouth, where the two basketball courts have been named in his […]

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Safe Summer NYC initiative to renovate 15 basketball courts at NYCHA complexes

Renovating the city’s basketball courts at 15 NYCHA residential complexes this summer, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on June 15, 2021. File photo / Dean Moses Sign up for our amNY Sports email newsletter for information and match coverage of your favorite teams As part of its Safe Summer NYC initiative to combat gun violence, […]

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Marcy and Tompkins Houses get new basketball courts, mayor says

BED-STUY, BROOKLYN – Two public housing complexes in Bed-Stuy will have brand new basketball courts to play this summer, according to Mayor Bill de Blasio. The Marcy and Tompkins Homes are among 15 New York City Housing Authority developments that will receive refurbished basketball courts thanks to a city-led and NYPD-led “Safe Summer New York […]

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City to renovate 15 NYCHA basketball courts as part of “Safe Summer” initiative • Brooklyn Paper

The city is renovating the basketball courts at 15 NYCHA residential complexes this summer, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on June 15. File photo by Dean Moses Sign up for our PoliticsNY newsletter for the latest coverage and to stay informed about the 2021 elections in your district and across New York As part of […]

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Berkley basketball courts dedicated to the memory of the boys who died in an accident

Michael J. DeCicco BERKLEY – The Crosby-Couto Memorial basketball court in the town of the city was already a success before its grand opening ceremony on June 12. Kim Robidoux, a member of the Crosby-Couto Basketball Foundation, said people started playing on the twin courts – built in memory of two Somerset Berkley Regional High […]

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Redlands basketball courts get a colorful coat of ‘hope’ – Redlands Daily Facts

The basketball courts at two Redlands parks got more than just new murals Memorial Day week, they got a shiny coat of “hope.” Murals of an astronaut jumping to the moon, shaking hands in a show of unity, and intricate geometric shapes representing problems and solutions were painted by volunteers from Texonia and Israel Beal […]