• Loves Park restaurateur to run Skybox at park district’s Indoor Sports Center
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    Loves Park restaurateur to run Skybox at park district’s Indoor Sports Center

    LOVES PARK — The Rockford Park District’s Skybox Restaurant & Sports Bar at Mercyhealth Sportscore Two, 8800 E. Riverside Blvd., will be under new management beginning this fall. Nick Fosberg, who owns and operates Fozzy’s Bar & Grill, 6246 E. Riverside Blvd., has signed an agreement with the park district to manage what will be called Fozzy’s Skybox. The restaurant is located inside the Mercyhealth Sportscore Two’s massive Indoor Sports Center, which features soccer fields and a golf practice center. “What excites me is being able to do indoor golf events and charity events,” Fosberg said. “There’s also a huge patio that overlooks the soccer fields and they’re (park district) going…

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  • School districts in the valley make modifications to outdoor activities during extreme heat
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    School districts in the valley make modifications to outdoor activities during extreme heat

    During times of High Heat, the Palm Springs School District has a plan for all staff and students when creating outdoor physical activity. Activities like recess, physical education classes, field trips, fine outdoor art, and athletic practices and competitions are all considered when creating instruction when heat warnings are implemented. “Drinking water will be easily accessible during periods of outdoor activity,” says PSUSD officials. When the Heat Index reaches CATEGORY II – High Heat or above: (See Heat Index) The District Office will communicate activity limitations to the Principal Each school shall determine a Heat Advisory Communication protocol for the site. Coaches, Employees, and other activity staff shall inform the…

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