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Millennium Park Ice Skating Rink Opens for the Season

Millennium Park Ice Skating Rink Opens for the Season

It's officially the most wonderful time of the year. That's because the ice skating rink at Millennium Park opened for the season on Friday, kicking off the holidays with special performances. Read full article: Millennium Park Ice Skating Rink Opens f...→

Millennium Park Ice Skating Rink Opens for the Season

Millennium Park Ice Skating Rink Opens for the Season

It's officially the most wonderful time of the year. That's because the ice skating rink at Millennium Park opened for the season on Friday, kicking off the holidays with special performances. Read full article: Millennium Park Ice Skating Rink Opens f...→

Urban Air Adventure Park opens in Tampa this weekend

Urban Air Adventure Park opens in Tampa this weekend

Urban Air Adventure Park is coming to New Tampa! This family entertainment center opens January 25 at 10 a.m. Read full article: Urban Air Adventure Park opens in Tampa ...→

Free indoor skate park opens in Bushwick

Free indoor skate park opens in Bushwick

The popular Vans clothing and sneaker company now has its own free indoor skate park in Bushwick. Read full article: Free indoor skate park opens in Bushwick...→

Ice-castle installation opens Friday in New Brighton. It’s expected to be popular.

Ice-castle installation opens Friday in New Brighton. It’s expected to be popular.

A winter wonderland of ice castles is opening in New Brighton on Friday. Utah-based Ice Castles LLC is completing the 1-acre complex of slides, tunnels and frozen cascades this week in Long Lake Re… Read full article: Ice-castle installation opens Friday in ...→

Ice Castles in New Hampshire opens despite warm temperatures

Ice Castles in New Hampshire opens despite warm temperatures

NORTH WOODSTOCK, N.H. (AP) — Organizers of annual hand-crafted ice castle sculptures in New Hampshire say the popular tourist attraction is opening Friday as planned,... Read full article: Ice Castles in New Hampshire opens despi...→

$1.9 Million Bike Park, First in County, Opens in Bonita

$1.9 Million Bike Park, First in County, Opens in Bonita

Hundreds gathered for a not-so-traditional ribbon cutting ceremony at San Diego County’s largest bike park opening in the South Bay Saturday morning. Read full article: $1.9 Million Bike Park, First in County,...→

Another Horse Dies At Santa Anita Park, Second This Race Season

Another Horse Dies At Santa Anita Park, Second This Race Season

After a year that saw more than three dozen horse deaths, Santa Anita held its first race of the new season Dec. 28. Read full article: Another Horse Dies At Santa Anita Park, ...→

14th cold-related death of season in Cook County reported in Douglas Park

14th cold-related death of season in Cook County reported in Douglas Park

The 37-year-old died of a combined drug toxicity with cold exposure as a contributing factor, the medical examiner’s office said. Read full article: 14th cold-related death of season in Coo...→

Dallas' Cotton Bowl Field Transformed Into Ice Rink For NHL Winter Classic: 'This Is Our Super Bowl'

Dallas' Cotton Bowl Field Transformed Into Ice Rink For NHL Winter Classic: 'This Is Our Super Bowl'

On New Years Day, ​the Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic is expected to ​be one of the hottest tickets in North Texas. Read full article: Dallas' Cotton Bowl Field Transformed In...→

The First Night lineup includes music, ice skating, and more

The First Night lineup includes music, ice skating, and more

Enjoy more than 12 hours of activities before the evening's finale welcomes 2020 with a bang. Read full article: The First Night lineup includes music, i...→

Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splash

Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splash

The traditional start date for tours ’round the ocean-close burg? It’s Dec. 26. Read full article: Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splas...→

One Night Only: Manhattan's Only Private Park Opens To The Public For Special Christmas Eve Event

One Night Only: Manhattan's Only Private Park Opens To The Public For Special Christmas Eve Event

The Gramercy Park Block Association takes care of the park and allows entry only to members on the other 364 days each year. Read full article: One Night Only: Manhattan's Only Private...→

Boy, 15, Shot as He Left Delaware Skating Rink

Boy, 15, Shot as He Left Delaware Skating Rink

A gunman shot a 15-year-old boy leaving a Delaware skating rink Monday night. The boy was walking through the parking lot of the Christiana Skating Center on Christiana Road in Newark around 9 p.m. and headed toward a vehicle waiting to drive him home when an unknown gunman opened fire, Delaware State Police said. The boy was struck twice in… Read full article: Boy, 15, Shot as He Left Delaware Skatin...→

Stay Off The Ice! NYC Officials Urge People To Stay Off Semi-Frozen Pond In Central Park

Stay Off The Ice! NYC Officials Urge People To Stay Off Semi-Frozen Pond In Central Park

Pictures taken over the weekend captured people walking on one of the ponds in the Manhattan park, despite temperatures that were hardly in the freezing zone. Read full article: Stay Off The Ice! NYC Officials Urge Peo...→

Elgin OKs budget, which includes return of Civic Center Plaza ice rink

Elgin OKs budget, which includes return of Civic Center Plaza ice rink

The Elgin City Council approved next year's $274.3 budget and gave the green light to a renovation of Civic Center Plaza that will allow the ice rink to be set up there again in winter 2020. Read full article: Elgin OKs budget, which includes return ...→

Park Department opens newly renovated green space in Bushwick

Park Department opens newly renovated green space in Bushwick

Community leaders celebrated in Bushwick as the New York City Parks Department opened a new green space. Read full article: Park Department opens newly renovated gr...→

Phillies Looking at Extending Safety Netting to Foul Poles for 2020 Season at Citizens Bank Park

Phillies Looking at Extending Safety Netting to Foul Poles for 2020 Season at Citizens Bank Park

The Philadelphia Phillies plan to install safety netting along the entire length of foul territory at Citizens Bank Park by next season. Read full article: Phillies Looking at Extending Safety Net...→

Huge expansion planned for Sharks Ice skating complex in San Jose

Huge expansion planned for Sharks Ice skating complex in San Jose

The existing Sharks Ice center, a busy and popular facility a short distance south of downtown San Jose whose official name is Solar4America Ice at San Jose, would be nearly 400,000 square feet in … Read full article: Huge expansion planned for Sharks Ice sk...→

Rosebud planning 3-level restaurant near Millennium Park

The sixth Chicago Rosebud location, in the former Tavern on the Park spot, will feature views overlooking the popular downtown attraction. Read full article: Rosebud planning 3-level restaurant near...→

Filipino fast-food chain Jollibee opens in Pinellas Park

Filipino fast-food chain Jollibee opens in Pinellas Park

Popular Filipino fast-food restaurant Jollibee is opening its first Tampa Bay location in Pinellas Park on Friday. Read full article: Filipino fast-food chain Jollibee opens ...→

'Chuck Jones: Season of Creativity' exhibit opens at Gail Borden

'Chuck Jones: Season of Creativity' exhibit opens at Gail Borden

This month, Gail Borden Public Library will open its new exhibit "Chuck Jones: Season of Creativity," welcome best-selling author Mary Doria Russell, and host a "Snoopy Cardboard House Building Challenge," and continue its Sunday concert series with Moeller Cello & Guitar Duo. Read full article: 'Chuck Jones: Season of Creativity' exhi...→

Gunman Walks Up Sidewalk And Opens Shoots 4 On Sunset Park Street

Gunman Walks Up Sidewalk And Opens Shoots 4 On Sunset Park Street

Four people were hospitalized with gunshot wounds Friday morning after a man opened fire on a Brooklyn street. Read full article: Gunman Walks Up Sidewalk And Opens Shoot...→

Man facing charges for allegedly exposing himself at ice rink

Man facing charges for allegedly exposing himself at ice rink

A registered sex offender is facing a felony charge for allegedly exposing himself to a minor at a ice rink. Read full article: Man facing charges for allegedly exposin...→

Ice, Accidents Force Shutdown Of Lake Street In Hanover Park

Ice, Accidents Force Shutdown Of Lake Street In Hanover Park

Icy road conditions prompted police in Hanover Park to close Lake Street at Illinois Route 390 Monday evening. Read full article: Ice, Accidents Force Shutdown Of Lake St...→

Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splash

Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splash

That season runs through April each year, so you have time to plan your ocean-fun adventure, and decide if you'd like to watch for whales while bundled in woolly winter wear or search for gentle giants as spring begins to work its warm magi Read full article: Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splas...→

Fire Crews Rescue Woman After She Falls Through Ice In Deer Park

Fire Crews Rescue Woman After She Falls Through Ice In Deer Park

A woman was rescued Thursday evening after falling through the ice in a pond in north suburban Deer Park. Read full article: Fire Crews Rescue Woman After She Falls ...→

Two Children Rescued After Falling Through Ice at Queens Park Pond

Two Children Rescued After Falling Through Ice at Queens Park Pond

Two children were pulled from icy waters by a third youngster at a Queens park pond Christmas afternoon, officials said. The kids were at Strack Pond at Forest Park around 3 p.m. Wednesday when two of them fell in, police said. It wasn’t immediately clear how long they were in the water before the third child was able to grab… Read full article: Two Children Rescued After Falling Throu...→

Bring a Fa-La-La-La-Flashlight! Private NYC Park Opens to Public for Caroling Hour Christmas Eve

Bring a Fa-La-La-La-Flashlight! Private NYC Park Opens to Public for Caroling Hour Christmas Eve

If you’re looking to brush up on holiday classics but have always wished to visit the private and ultra-exclusive Gramercy Park, your dreams are about to come true this Christmas Eve — just make sure to bring a flashlight! The green space that is generally closed off to the public will open for one hour for “Caroling in the Park.”… Read full article: Bring a Fa-La-La-La-Flashlight! Private ...→

Steinberg Skating Rink

Steinberg Skating Rink

Steinberg Skating Rink Ice skating and hot cocoa go together like Christmas and carols. Every year, Steinberg Skating Rink in Forest Park (www.steinbergskatingrink.com) is open from early November to late February, providing the Midwest's largest outdoor rink for the low price of $8 a day. Your $8 is good for the whole day, from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily through January 4. Starting January 5, hours revert to 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Skate rental is another $7, which is a steal — but just because it's so affordable doesn't mean you have to bring the family. If you're tired of the in-laws, their kids or just want to get out of the house, Steinberg is there for you. Nothing clears the head like a brisk skating session and hot cocoa by an outdoor fire. Read full article: Steinberg Skating Rink...→

Ice Maze Opens Friday in Center City

Friday is opening day for the largest clear ice maze in the U.S. in The Park at City Center. News4’s Tommy McFly got a sneak peek. Read full article: Ice Maze Opens Friday in Center City...→

Tired Hands Brewing opens shop at Comcast Center for holiday season

Tired Hands Brewing opens shop at Comcast Center for holiday season

Enjoy complimentary sips of the popular Ardmore brewery's beers as you shop the pop-up this December Read full article: Tired Hands Brewing opens shop at Comcas...→

Vans shoe company opens free indoor skate park in Bushwick

Vans shoe company opens free indoor skate park in Bushwick

The popular Vans clothing and sneaker company now has its own free, indoor skate park in Bushwick. Read full article: Vans shoe company opens free indoor skat...→

Bumper Cars on Ice Returns to Bryant Park for Extended Run

Bumper Cars on Ice Returns to Bryant Park for Extended Run

The holiday season may be over, but there’s still good reason to spend an afternoon at Bryant Park thanks to some bumper cars — on ice! Bumper Cars on Ice is just one of the programs visitors can take part in during the midtown park’s Frost Fest, a 10-day long program running from January 24 until February 2. Some of… Read full article: Bumper Cars on Ice Returns to Bryant Par...→

Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season announced

Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season announced

Celebrating the Year of Chicago Music, the 10-week festival returns with the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus under the leadership of artistic director and principal conductor Carlos Kalmar. Read full article: Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season an...→

Seattle University senior Morgan Means determined to end career in style as WAC season opens

Seattle University senior Morgan Means determined to end career in style as WAC season opens

After a non-conference season with more losses than wins, the Seattle University men’s basketball team begins anew with the start of Western Athletic Conference play, beginning Thursday at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Senior guard Morgan Means, a constant for... Read full article: Seattle University senior Morgan Means d...→

New Santa Anita Racing Season Opens

Santa Anita Park is hoping for a fresh start after 37 horses died last year. Protesters outside the park called for an end to horse racing. Christine Kim reports for the NBC4 News at 6 p.m.... A 6-year-old mare GQ Covergirl was euthanized after suffering a bilateral forelimb injury today on Santa Anita Park’s inner training track, the 35th horse death at the track since the start of its winter/spring meet Dec. 26. Read full article: New Santa Anita Racing Season Opens...→

Mom falls through ice trying to save 2 sons and family dog in suburban Deer Park

Mom falls through ice trying to save 2 sons and family dog in suburban Deer Park

She was about 50 feet from the shore, clinging to the edge of the ice above the water’s surface, fire officials said. Read full article: Mom falls through ice trying to save 2 s...→

Siberian government officials defend phallic-shaped ice rink

Siberian government officials defend phallic-shaped ice rink

An ice rink seemingly shaped like male genitalia in Siberia has drawn criticism from social media users, but the town of Novosibirsk is defending their decision to open the phallic facility. Read full article: Siberian government officials defend pha...→

Seasonal, Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in San Diego

Seasonal, Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in San Diego

Although it’s (almost) always sunny in San Diego – even during the holiday season – outdoor ice skating rinks still exist in America’s Finest City. Here’s a little roundup of seasonal rinks up and running around our city. Read full article: Seasonal, Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in S...→

These are NYC’s best ice-skating rinks this winter

These are NYC’s best ice-skating rinks this winter

Skaters gonna skate — and in New York City, there are more spots than ever to get your glide on this winter. From a nostalgic outdoor rink alongside JFK Airport to a hipsteriffic patch of ice amid … Read full article: These are NYC’s best ice-skating rinks t...→

Crab Fishermen Brave Danger To Catch Profit As Delayed Dungeness Season Opens

Crab Fishermen Brave Danger To Catch Profit As Delayed Dungeness Season Opens

The commercial Dungeness crab season finally kicked off Sunday and, while local fishermen have been waiting to get back out to sea, this year’s season opener is not for the faint of heart. Read full article: Crab Fishermen Brave Danger To Catch Pro...→

Skate (or slip) around these pop-up ice rinks in Seattle or Bellevue to usher in the holiday season

Skate (or slip) around these pop-up ice rinks in Seattle or Bellevue to usher in the holiday season

Seattle doesn't have a bona fide outdoor ice rink like the one at New York's Rockefeller Center, but these seasonal options at Seattle Center and the Bellevue Downtown Park are good rinks for seasonal skating. Read full article: Skate (or slip) around these pop-up ice ...→

Urban Air Adventure Park opens in Tampa this weekend

Urban Air Adventure Park opens in Tampa this weekend

Urban Air Adventure Park is coming to New Tampa! This family entertainment center opens January 25 at 10 a.m. Read full article: Urban Air Adventure Park opens in Tampa ...→

Vans shoe company opens free indoor skate park in Bushwick

Vans shoe company opens free indoor skate park in Bushwick

The popular Vans clothing and sneaker company now has its own free, indoor skate park in Bushwick. Read full article: Vans shoe company opens free indoor skat...→

Rosebud planning 3-level restaurant near Millennium Park

The sixth Chicago Rosebud location, in the former Tavern on the Park spot, will feature views overlooking the popular downtown attraction. Read full article: Rosebud planning 3-level restaurant near...→

Ice-castle installation opens Friday in New Brighton. It’s expected to be popular.

Ice-castle installation opens Friday in New Brighton. It’s expected to be popular.

A winter wonderland of ice castles is opening in New Brighton on Friday. Utah-based Ice Castles LLC is completing the 1-acre complex of slides, tunnels and frozen cascades this week in Long Lake Re… Read full article: Ice-castle installation opens Friday in ...→

Bumper Cars on Ice Returns to Bryant Park for Extended Run

Bumper Cars on Ice Returns to Bryant Park for Extended Run

The holiday season may be over, but there’s still good reason to spend an afternoon at Bryant Park thanks to some bumper cars — on ice! Bumper Cars on Ice is just one of the programs visitors can take part in during the midtown park’s Frost Fest, a 10-day long program running from January 24 until February 2. Some of… Read full article: Bumper Cars on Ice Returns to Bryant Par...→

'Chuck Jones: Season of Creativity' exhibit opens at Gail Borden

'Chuck Jones: Season of Creativity' exhibit opens at Gail Borden

This month, Gail Borden Public Library will open its new exhibit "Chuck Jones: Season of Creativity," welcome best-selling author Mary Doria Russell, and host a "Snoopy Cardboard House Building Challenge," and continue its Sunday concert series with Moeller Cello & Guitar Duo. Read full article: 'Chuck Jones: Season of Creativity' exhi...→

$1.9 Million Bike Park, First in County, Opens in Bonita

$1.9 Million Bike Park, First in County, Opens in Bonita

Hundreds gathered for a not-so-traditional ribbon cutting ceremony at San Diego County’s largest bike park opening in the South Bay Saturday morning. Read full article: $1.9 Million Bike Park, First in County,...→

Man facing charges for allegedly exposing himself at ice rink

Man facing charges for allegedly exposing himself at ice rink

A registered sex offender is facing a felony charge for allegedly exposing himself to a minor at a ice rink. Read full article: Man facing charges for allegedly exposin...→

14th cold-related death of season in Cook County reported in Douglas Park

14th cold-related death of season in Cook County reported in Douglas Park

The 37-year-old died of a combined drug toxicity with cold exposure as a contributing factor, the medical examiner’s office said. Read full article: 14th cold-related death of season in Coo...→

New Santa Anita Racing Season Opens

Santa Anita Park is hoping for a fresh start after 37 horses died last year. Protesters outside the park called for an end to horse racing. Christine Kim reports for the NBC4 News at 6 p.m.... A 6-year-old mare GQ Covergirl was euthanized after suffering a bilateral forelimb injury today on Santa Anita Park’s inner training track, the 35th horse death at the track since the start of its winter/spring meet Dec. 26. Read full article: New Santa Anita Racing Season Opens...→

Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splash

Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splash

That season runs through April each year, so you have time to plan your ocean-fun adventure, and decide if you'd like to watch for whales while bundled in woolly winter wear or search for gentle giants as spring begins to work its warm magi Read full article: Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splas...→

The First Night lineup includes music, ice skating, and more

The First Night lineup includes music, ice skating, and more

Enjoy more than 12 hours of activities before the evening's finale welcomes 2020 with a bang. Read full article: The First Night lineup includes music, i...→

Siberian government officials defend phallic-shaped ice rink

Siberian government officials defend phallic-shaped ice rink

An ice rink seemingly shaped like male genitalia in Siberia has drawn criticism from social media users, but the town of Novosibirsk is defending their decision to open the phallic facility. Read full article: Siberian government officials defend pha...→

Two Children Rescued After Falling Through Ice at Queens Park Pond

Two Children Rescued After Falling Through Ice at Queens Park Pond

Two children were pulled from icy waters by a third youngster at a Queens park pond Christmas afternoon, officials said. The kids were at Strack Pond at Forest Park around 3 p.m. Wednesday when two of them fell in, police said. It wasn’t immediately clear how long they were in the water before the third child was able to grab… Read full article: Two Children Rescued After Falling Throu...→

One Night Only: Manhattan's Only Private Park Opens To The Public For Special Christmas Eve Event

One Night Only: Manhattan's Only Private Park Opens To The Public For Special Christmas Eve Event

The Gramercy Park Block Association takes care of the park and allows entry only to members on the other 364 days each year. Read full article: One Night Only: Manhattan's Only Private...→

Stay Off The Ice! NYC Officials Urge People To Stay Off Semi-Frozen Pond In Central Park

Stay Off The Ice! NYC Officials Urge People To Stay Off Semi-Frozen Pond In Central Park

Pictures taken over the weekend captured people walking on one of the ponds in the Manhattan park, despite temperatures that were hardly in the freezing zone. Read full article: Stay Off The Ice! NYC Officials Urge Peo...→

These are NYC’s best ice-skating rinks this winter

These are NYC’s best ice-skating rinks this winter

Skaters gonna skate — and in New York City, there are more spots than ever to get your glide on this winter. From a nostalgic outdoor rink alongside JFK Airport to a hipsteriffic patch of ice amid … Read full article: These are NYC’s best ice-skating rinks t...→

Park Department opens newly renovated green space in Bushwick

Park Department opens newly renovated green space in Bushwick

Community leaders celebrated in Bushwick as the New York City Parks Department opened a new green space. Read full article: Park Department opens newly renovated gr...→

Skate (or slip) around these pop-up ice rinks in Seattle or Bellevue to usher in the holiday season

Skate (or slip) around these pop-up ice rinks in Seattle or Bellevue to usher in the holiday season

Seattle doesn't have a bona fide outdoor ice rink like the one at New York's Rockefeller Center, but these seasonal options at Seattle Center and the Bellevue Downtown Park are good rinks for seasonal skating. Read full article: Skate (or slip) around these pop-up ice ...→

Tired Hands Brewing opens shop at Comcast Center for holiday season

Tired Hands Brewing opens shop at Comcast Center for holiday season

Enjoy complimentary sips of the popular Ardmore brewery's beers as you shop the pop-up this December Read full article: Tired Hands Brewing opens shop at Comcas...→

Huge expansion planned for Sharks Ice skating complex in San Jose

Huge expansion planned for Sharks Ice skating complex in San Jose

The existing Sharks Ice center, a busy and popular facility a short distance south of downtown San Jose whose official name is Solar4America Ice at San Jose, would be nearly 400,000 square feet in … Read full article: Huge expansion planned for Sharks Ice sk...→

Free indoor skate park opens in Bushwick

Free indoor skate park opens in Bushwick

The popular Vans clothing and sneaker company now has its own free indoor skate park in Bushwick. Read full article: Free indoor skate park opens in Bushwick...→

Filipino fast-food chain Jollibee opens in Pinellas Park

Filipino fast-food chain Jollibee opens in Pinellas Park

Popular Filipino fast-food restaurant Jollibee is opening its first Tampa Bay location in Pinellas Park on Friday. Read full article: Filipino fast-food chain Jollibee opens ...→

Ice Castles in New Hampshire opens despite warm temperatures

Ice Castles in New Hampshire opens despite warm temperatures

NORTH WOODSTOCK, N.H. (AP) — Organizers of annual hand-crafted ice castle sculptures in New Hampshire say the popular tourist attraction is opening Friday as planned,... Read full article: Ice Castles in New Hampshire opens despi...→

Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season announced

Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season announced

Celebrating the Year of Chicago Music, the 10-week festival returns with the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus under the leadership of artistic director and principal conductor Carlos Kalmar. Read full article: Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season an...→

Gunman Walks Up Sidewalk And Opens Shoots 4 On Sunset Park Street

Gunman Walks Up Sidewalk And Opens Shoots 4 On Sunset Park Street

Four people were hospitalized with gunshot wounds Friday morning after a man opened fire on a Brooklyn street. Read full article: Gunman Walks Up Sidewalk And Opens Shoot...→

Another Horse Dies At Santa Anita Park, Second This Race Season

Another Horse Dies At Santa Anita Park, Second This Race Season

After a year that saw more than three dozen horse deaths, Santa Anita held its first race of the new season Dec. 28. Read full article: Another Horse Dies At Santa Anita Park, ...→

Seattle University senior Morgan Means determined to end career in style as WAC season opens

Seattle University senior Morgan Means determined to end career in style as WAC season opens

After a non-conference season with more losses than wins, the Seattle University men’s basketball team begins anew with the start of Western Athletic Conference play, beginning Thursday at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Senior guard Morgan Means, a constant for... Read full article: Seattle University senior Morgan Means d...→

Ice, Accidents Force Shutdown Of Lake Street In Hanover Park

Ice, Accidents Force Shutdown Of Lake Street In Hanover Park

Icy road conditions prompted police in Hanover Park to close Lake Street at Illinois Route 390 Monday evening. Read full article: Ice, Accidents Force Shutdown Of Lake St...→

Dallas' Cotton Bowl Field Transformed Into Ice Rink For NHL Winter Classic: 'This Is Our Super Bowl'

Dallas' Cotton Bowl Field Transformed Into Ice Rink For NHL Winter Classic: 'This Is Our Super Bowl'

On New Years Day, ​the Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic is expected to ​be one of the hottest tickets in North Texas. Read full article: Dallas' Cotton Bowl Field Transformed In...→

Mom falls through ice trying to save 2 sons and family dog in suburban Deer Park

Mom falls through ice trying to save 2 sons and family dog in suburban Deer Park

She was about 50 feet from the shore, clinging to the edge of the ice above the water’s surface, fire officials said. Read full article: Mom falls through ice trying to save 2 s...→

Fire Crews Rescue Woman After She Falls Through Ice In Deer Park

Fire Crews Rescue Woman After She Falls Through Ice In Deer Park

A woman was rescued Thursday evening after falling through the ice in a pond in north suburban Deer Park. Read full article: Fire Crews Rescue Woman After She Falls ...→

Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splash

Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splash

The traditional start date for tours ’round the ocean-close burg? It’s Dec. 26. Read full article: Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splas...→

Bring a Fa-La-La-La-Flashlight! Private NYC Park Opens to Public for Caroling Hour Christmas Eve

Bring a Fa-La-La-La-Flashlight! Private NYC Park Opens to Public for Caroling Hour Christmas Eve

If you’re looking to brush up on holiday classics but have always wished to visit the private and ultra-exclusive Gramercy Park, your dreams are about to come true this Christmas Eve — just make sure to bring a flashlight! The green space that is generally closed off to the public will open for one hour for “Caroling in the Park.”… Read full article: Bring a Fa-La-La-La-Flashlight! Private ...→

Boy, 15, Shot as He Left Delaware Skating Rink

Boy, 15, Shot as He Left Delaware Skating Rink

A gunman shot a 15-year-old boy leaving a Delaware skating rink Monday night. The boy was walking through the parking lot of the Christiana Skating Center on Christiana Road in Newark around 9 p.m. and headed toward a vehicle waiting to drive him home when an unknown gunman opened fire, Delaware State Police said. The boy was struck twice in… Read full article: Boy, 15, Shot as He Left Delaware Skatin...→

Seasonal, Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in San Diego

Seasonal, Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in San Diego

Although it’s (almost) always sunny in San Diego – even during the holiday season – outdoor ice skating rinks still exist in America’s Finest City. Here’s a little roundup of seasonal rinks up and running around our city. Read full article: Seasonal, Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in S...→

Steinberg Skating Rink

Steinberg Skating Rink

Steinberg Skating Rink Ice skating and hot cocoa go together like Christmas and carols. Every year, Steinberg Skating Rink in Forest Park (www.steinbergskatingrink.com) is open from early November to late February, providing the Midwest's largest outdoor rink for the low price of $8 a day. Your $8 is good for the whole day, from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily through January 4. Starting January 5, hours revert to 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Skate rental is another $7, which is a steal — but just because it's so affordable doesn't mean you have to bring the family. If you're tired of the in-laws, their kids or just want to get out of the house, Steinberg is there for you. Nothing clears the head like a brisk skating session and hot cocoa by an outdoor fire. Read full article: Steinberg Skating Rink...→

Elgin OKs budget, which includes return of Civic Center Plaza ice rink

Elgin OKs budget, which includes return of Civic Center Plaza ice rink

The Elgin City Council approved next year's $274.3 budget and gave the green light to a renovation of Civic Center Plaza that will allow the ice rink to be set up there again in winter 2020. Read full article: Elgin OKs budget, which includes return ...→

Crab Fishermen Brave Danger To Catch Profit As Delayed Dungeness Season Opens

Crab Fishermen Brave Danger To Catch Profit As Delayed Dungeness Season Opens

The commercial Dungeness crab season finally kicked off Sunday and, while local fishermen have been waiting to get back out to sea, this year’s season opener is not for the faint of heart. Read full article: Crab Fishermen Brave Danger To Catch Pro...→

Ice Maze Opens Friday in Center City

Friday is opening day for the largest clear ice maze in the U.S. in The Park at City Center. News4’s Tommy McFly got a sneak peek. Read full article: Ice Maze Opens Friday in Center City...→

Phillies Looking at Extending Safety Netting to Foul Poles for 2020 Season at Citizens Bank Park

Phillies Looking at Extending Safety Netting to Foul Poles for 2020 Season at Citizens Bank Park

The Philadelphia Phillies plan to install safety netting along the entire length of foul territory at Citizens Bank Park by next season. Read full article: Phillies Looking at Extending Safety Net...→

Urban Air Adventure Park opens in Tampa this weekend

Urban Air Adventure Park opens in Tampa this weekend

Urban Air Adventure Park is coming to New Tampa! This family entertainment center opens January 25 at 10 a.m. Read full article: Urban Air Adventure Park opens in Tampa ...→

Huge expansion planned for Sharks Ice skating complex in San Jose

Huge expansion planned for Sharks Ice skating complex in San Jose

The existing Sharks Ice center, a busy and popular facility a short distance south of downtown San Jose whose official name is Solar4America Ice at San Jose, would be nearly 400,000 square feet in … Read full article: Huge expansion planned for Sharks Ice sk...→

Vans shoe company opens free indoor skate park in Bushwick

Vans shoe company opens free indoor skate park in Bushwick

The popular Vans clothing and sneaker company now has its own free, indoor skate park in Bushwick. Read full article: Vans shoe company opens free indoor skat...→

Free indoor skate park opens in Bushwick

Free indoor skate park opens in Bushwick

The popular Vans clothing and sneaker company now has its own free indoor skate park in Bushwick. Read full article: Free indoor skate park opens in Bushwick...→

Rosebud planning 3-level restaurant near Millennium Park

The sixth Chicago Rosebud location, in the former Tavern on the Park spot, will feature views overlooking the popular downtown attraction. Read full article: Rosebud planning 3-level restaurant near...→

Ice-castle installation opens Friday in New Brighton. It’s expected to be popular.

Ice-castle installation opens Friday in New Brighton. It’s expected to be popular.

A winter wonderland of ice castles is opening in New Brighton on Friday. Utah-based Ice Castles LLC is completing the 1-acre complex of slides, tunnels and frozen cascades this week in Long Lake Re… Read full article: Ice-castle installation opens Friday in ...→

Filipino fast-food chain Jollibee opens in Pinellas Park

Filipino fast-food chain Jollibee opens in Pinellas Park

Popular Filipino fast-food restaurant Jollibee is opening its first Tampa Bay location in Pinellas Park on Friday. Read full article: Filipino fast-food chain Jollibee opens ...→

Bumper Cars on Ice Returns to Bryant Park for Extended Run

Bumper Cars on Ice Returns to Bryant Park for Extended Run

The holiday season may be over, but there’s still good reason to spend an afternoon at Bryant Park thanks to some bumper cars — on ice! Bumper Cars on Ice is just one of the programs visitors can take part in during the midtown park’s Frost Fest, a 10-day long program running from January 24 until February 2. Some of… Read full article: Bumper Cars on Ice Returns to Bryant Par...→

Ice Castles in New Hampshire opens despite warm temperatures

Ice Castles in New Hampshire opens despite warm temperatures

NORTH WOODSTOCK, N.H. (AP) — Organizers of annual hand-crafted ice castle sculptures in New Hampshire say the popular tourist attraction is opening Friday as planned,... Read full article: Ice Castles in New Hampshire opens despi...→

'Chuck Jones: Season of Creativity' exhibit opens at Gail Borden

'Chuck Jones: Season of Creativity' exhibit opens at Gail Borden

This month, Gail Borden Public Library will open its new exhibit "Chuck Jones: Season of Creativity," welcome best-selling author Mary Doria Russell, and host a "Snoopy Cardboard House Building Challenge," and continue its Sunday concert series with Moeller Cello & Guitar Duo. Read full article: 'Chuck Jones: Season of Creativity' exhi...→

Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season announced

Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season announced

Celebrating the Year of Chicago Music, the 10-week festival returns with the Grant Park Orchestra and Chorus under the leadership of artistic director and principal conductor Carlos Kalmar. Read full article: Grant Park Music Festival 2020 season an...→

$1.9 Million Bike Park, First in County, Opens in Bonita

$1.9 Million Bike Park, First in County, Opens in Bonita

Hundreds gathered for a not-so-traditional ribbon cutting ceremony at San Diego County’s largest bike park opening in the South Bay Saturday morning. Read full article: $1.9 Million Bike Park, First in County,...→

Gunman Walks Up Sidewalk And Opens Shoots 4 On Sunset Park Street

Gunman Walks Up Sidewalk And Opens Shoots 4 On Sunset Park Street

Four people were hospitalized with gunshot wounds Friday morning after a man opened fire on a Brooklyn street. Read full article: Gunman Walks Up Sidewalk And Opens Shoot...→

Another Horse Dies At Santa Anita Park, Second This Race Season

Another Horse Dies At Santa Anita Park, Second This Race Season

After a year that saw more than three dozen horse deaths, Santa Anita held its first race of the new season Dec. 28. Read full article: Another Horse Dies At Santa Anita Park, ...→

Man facing charges for allegedly exposing himself at ice rink

Man facing charges for allegedly exposing himself at ice rink

A registered sex offender is facing a felony charge for allegedly exposing himself to a minor at a ice rink. Read full article: Man facing charges for allegedly exposin...→

Seattle University senior Morgan Means determined to end career in style as WAC season opens

Seattle University senior Morgan Means determined to end career in style as WAC season opens

After a non-conference season with more losses than wins, the Seattle University men’s basketball team begins anew with the start of Western Athletic Conference play, beginning Thursday at the University of Missouri-Kansas City. Senior guard Morgan Means, a constant for... Read full article: Seattle University senior Morgan Means d...→

14th cold-related death of season in Cook County reported in Douglas Park

14th cold-related death of season in Cook County reported in Douglas Park

The 37-year-old died of a combined drug toxicity with cold exposure as a contributing factor, the medical examiner’s office said. Read full article: 14th cold-related death of season in Coo...→

Ice, Accidents Force Shutdown Of Lake Street In Hanover Park

Ice, Accidents Force Shutdown Of Lake Street In Hanover Park

Icy road conditions prompted police in Hanover Park to close Lake Street at Illinois Route 390 Monday evening. Read full article: Ice, Accidents Force Shutdown Of Lake St...→

New Santa Anita Racing Season Opens

Santa Anita Park is hoping for a fresh start after 37 horses died last year. Protesters outside the park called for an end to horse racing. Christine Kim reports for the NBC4 News at 6 p.m.... A 6-year-old mare GQ Covergirl was euthanized after suffering a bilateral forelimb injury today on Santa Anita Park’s inner training track, the 35th horse death at the track since the start of its winter/spring meet Dec. 26. Read full article: New Santa Anita Racing Season Opens...→

Dallas' Cotton Bowl Field Transformed Into Ice Rink For NHL Winter Classic: 'This Is Our Super Bowl'

Dallas' Cotton Bowl Field Transformed Into Ice Rink For NHL Winter Classic: 'This Is Our Super Bowl'

On New Years Day, ​the Bridgestone NHL Winter Classic is expected to ​be one of the hottest tickets in North Texas. Read full article: Dallas' Cotton Bowl Field Transformed In...→

Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splash

Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splash

That season runs through April each year, so you have time to plan your ocean-fun adventure, and decide if you'd like to watch for whales while bundled in woolly winter wear or search for gentle giants as spring begins to work its warm magi Read full article: Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splas...→

Mom falls through ice trying to save 2 sons and family dog in suburban Deer Park

Mom falls through ice trying to save 2 sons and family dog in suburban Deer Park

She was about 50 feet from the shore, clinging to the edge of the ice above the water’s surface, fire officials said. Read full article: Mom falls through ice trying to save 2 s...→

The First Night lineup includes music, ice skating, and more

The First Night lineup includes music, ice skating, and more

Enjoy more than 12 hours of activities before the evening's finale welcomes 2020 with a bang. Read full article: The First Night lineup includes music, i...→

Fire Crews Rescue Woman After She Falls Through Ice In Deer Park

Fire Crews Rescue Woman After She Falls Through Ice In Deer Park

A woman was rescued Thursday evening after falling through the ice in a pond in north suburban Deer Park. Read full article: Fire Crews Rescue Woman After She Falls ...→

Siberian government officials defend phallic-shaped ice rink

Siberian government officials defend phallic-shaped ice rink

An ice rink seemingly shaped like male genitalia in Siberia has drawn criticism from social media users, but the town of Novosibirsk is defending their decision to open the phallic facility. Read full article: Siberian government officials defend pha...→

Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splash

Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splash

The traditional start date for tours ’round the ocean-close burg? It’s Dec. 26. Read full article: Oxnard’s Whale Season Opens with a Splas...→

Two Children Rescued After Falling Through Ice at Queens Park Pond

Two Children Rescued After Falling Through Ice at Queens Park Pond

Two children were pulled from icy waters by a third youngster at a Queens park pond Christmas afternoon, officials said. The kids were at Strack Pond at Forest Park around 3 p.m. Wednesday when two of them fell in, police said. It wasn’t immediately clear how long they were in the water before the third child was able to grab… Read full article: Two Children Rescued After Falling Throu...→

One Night Only: Manhattan's Only Private Park Opens To The Public For Special Christmas Eve Event

One Night Only: Manhattan's Only Private Park Opens To The Public For Special Christmas Eve Event

The Gramercy Park Block Association takes care of the park and allows entry only to members on the other 364 days each year. Read full article: One Night Only: Manhattan's Only Private...→

Bring a Fa-La-La-La-Flashlight! Private NYC Park Opens to Public for Caroling Hour Christmas Eve

Bring a Fa-La-La-La-Flashlight! Private NYC Park Opens to Public for Caroling Hour Christmas Eve

If you’re looking to brush up on holiday classics but have always wished to visit the private and ultra-exclusive Gramercy Park, your dreams are about to come true this Christmas Eve — just make sure to bring a flashlight! The green space that is generally closed off to the public will open for one hour for “Caroling in the Park.”… Read full article: Bring a Fa-La-La-La-Flashlight! Private ...→

Boy, 15, Shot as He Left Delaware Skating Rink

Boy, 15, Shot as He Left Delaware Skating Rink

A gunman shot a 15-year-old boy leaving a Delaware skating rink Monday night. The boy was walking through the parking lot of the Christiana Skating Center on Christiana Road in Newark around 9 p.m. and headed toward a vehicle waiting to drive him home when an unknown gunman opened fire, Delaware State Police said. The boy was struck twice in… Read full article: Boy, 15, Shot as He Left Delaware Skatin...→

Seasonal, Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in San Diego

Seasonal, Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in San Diego

Although it’s (almost) always sunny in San Diego – even during the holiday season – outdoor ice skating rinks still exist in America’s Finest City. Here’s a little roundup of seasonal rinks up and running around our city. Read full article: Seasonal, Outdoor Ice Skating Rinks in S...→

Stay Off The Ice! NYC Officials Urge People To Stay Off Semi-Frozen Pond In Central Park

Stay Off The Ice! NYC Officials Urge People To Stay Off Semi-Frozen Pond In Central Park

Pictures taken over the weekend captured people walking on one of the ponds in the Manhattan park, despite temperatures that were hardly in the freezing zone. Read full article: Stay Off The Ice! NYC Officials Urge Peo...→

Steinberg Skating Rink

Steinberg Skating Rink

Steinberg Skating Rink Ice skating and hot cocoa go together like Christmas and carols. Every year, Steinberg Skating Rink in Forest Park (www.steinbergskatingrink.com) is open from early November to late February, providing the Midwest's largest outdoor rink for the low price of $8 a day. Your $8 is good for the whole day, from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily through January 4. Starting January 5, hours revert to 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday through Thursday and 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Skate rental is another $7, which is a steal — but just because it's so affordable doesn't mean you have to bring the family. If you're tired of the in-laws, their kids or just want to get out of the house, Steinberg is there for you. Nothing clears the head like a brisk skating session and hot cocoa by an outdoor fire. Read full article: Steinberg Skating Rink...→

These are NYC’s best ice-skating rinks this winter

These are NYC’s best ice-skating rinks this winter

Skaters gonna skate — and in New York City, there are more spots than ever to get your glide on this winter. From a nostalgic outdoor rink alongside JFK Airport to a hipsteriffic patch of ice amid … Read full article: These are NYC’s best ice-skating rinks t...→

Elgin OKs budget, which includes return of Civic Center Plaza ice rink

Elgin OKs budget, which includes return of Civic Center Plaza ice rink

The Elgin City Council approved next year's $274.3 budget and gave the green light to a renovation of Civic Center Plaza that will allow the ice rink to be set up there again in winter 2020. Read full article: Elgin OKs budget, which includes return ...→

Crab Fishermen Brave Danger To Catch Profit As Delayed Dungeness Season Opens

Crab Fishermen Brave Danger To Catch Profit As Delayed Dungeness Season Opens

The commercial Dungeness crab season finally kicked off Sunday and, while local fishermen have been waiting to get back out to sea, this year’s season opener is not for the faint of heart. Read full article: Crab Fishermen Brave Danger To Catch Pro...→

Park Department opens newly renovated green space in Bushwick

Park Department opens newly renovated green space in Bushwick

Community leaders celebrated in Bushwick as the New York City Parks Department opened a new green space. Read full article: Park Department opens newly renovated gr...→

Ice Maze Opens Friday in Center City

Friday is opening day for the largest clear ice maze in the U.S. in The Park at City Center. News4’s Tommy McFly got a sneak peek. Read full article: Ice Maze Opens Friday in Center City...→

Skate (or slip) around these pop-up ice rinks in Seattle or Bellevue to usher in the holiday season

Skate (or slip) around these pop-up ice rinks in Seattle or Bellevue to usher in the holiday season

Seattle doesn't have a bona fide outdoor ice rink like the one at New York's Rockefeller Center, but these seasonal options at Seattle Center and the Bellevue Downtown Park are good rinks for seasonal skating. Read full article: Skate (or slip) around these pop-up ice ...→

Phillies Looking at Extending Safety Netting to Foul Poles for 2020 Season at Citizens Bank Park

Phillies Looking at Extending Safety Netting to Foul Poles for 2020 Season at Citizens Bank Park

The Philadelphia Phillies plan to install safety netting along the entire length of foul territory at Citizens Bank Park by next season. Read full article: Phillies Looking at Extending Safety Net...→

Tired Hands Brewing opens shop at Comcast Center for holiday season

Tired Hands Brewing opens shop at Comcast Center for holiday season

Enjoy complimentary sips of the popular Ardmore brewery's beers as you shop the pop-up this December Read full article: Tired Hands Brewing opens shop at Comcas...→