• Sports foundation asks county for $1.5 million loan
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    Sports foundation asks county for $1.5 million loan

    Joe Schell, president of the Sussex Sports Center Foundation, asked Sussex County Council for a $1.5 million loan to support the capital campaign for the new Sandhill Fieldhouse during its Sept. 27 meeting. Plans are moving forward for the $7.5 million project, which includes a 42,000-square-foot indoor sports facility with two indoor sports fields and a multi-use sports court. The fieldhouse will provide space for youth soccer, lacrosse and field hockey, and indoor pickleball. Secondary uses will include basketball, volleyball and community events such as graduations, church services and fundraisers. Schell said the loan would be similar to one the county approved for the construction of the Sand Hill Fields…

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    With World Series in full swing, PETA asks baseball world to remove ‘bullpen’ from vocabulary

    The term “bullpen” has been used in baseball since the sport really took hold around the late 1800s. In baseball, the bullpen refers to the area beyond the outfield wall where pitchers warm up. Starting pitchers can be seen warming up before games while relievers do their warmups during games as they get ready to substitute for whoever is on the mound. CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM Jose Urquidy of the Houston Astros warms up in the bullpen prior to Game Two of the World Series against the Atlanta Braves at Minute Maid Park on Oct. 27, 2021 in Houston, Texas. (Elsa/Getty Images) Now, People for the…

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